Monthly Archives: February 2015

February 26

NFCorp’s Mohamad Salleh allowed stay pending disposal of appeal in Court of Appeal

National Feedlot Corporation Sdn Bhd (NFCorp) executive chairman Datuk Seri Dr Mohamad Salleh Ismail today failed yet again in his application to strike out two criminal breach of trust (CBT) charges, involving RM49.7 million, against him. High Court judge Datuk Mohd Azman Husin dismissed Mohamad Salleh’s application after finding that the two charges were not […]

February 24

Lim Kit Siang and his knack of exaggeration, says Azmin Ibrahim

Lim Kit Siang has made a series of outlandish statements in the wake of Anwar Ibrahim’s conviction of sodomy that is doing nothing but misleading the rakyat, writes Free Malaysia Today reader Azmin Ibrahim. Here is what the noise is all about: Anwar Ibrahim’s conviction appears to have had a deleterious effect on his supporters, […]

February 24

Ministry to meet Suria KLCC management over relocation of BritishIndia outlet – Hasan Malek

A meeting between the Domestic Trade, Cooperative and Consumerism Ministry and the management of Suria KLCC will be held Tuesday on its decision to relocate the premises of local fashion boutique, BritishIndia. Its minister, Hasan Malek, said that the meeting is to be held at his office in Putrajaya, which will also be attended by […]

February 23

PKR will not seek royal pardon for Anwar, says Rafizi

PKR will not seek royal pardon for the release of Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, says party secretary-general Rafizi Ramli. He said today was the last day to do so to seek application for the pardon from the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, but Anwar did not provide any instructions to proceed. “No. We are not seeking a […]

February 23

Cops to fight IS cyber threat with intensified warfare

The aggressive recruiting of IS followers through social media has prompted the police to counter the threat through the Internet.
 Cyber warfare needs to be intensified in preventing the Islamic State (IS) ideology from spreading in this country.

 Principal assistant director of the Counter Terrorism Division of the Special Branch in Bukit Aman SAC Ayub […]

February 23

Sodomy II: Shafee only telling the truth at roadshows

Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah, the chief prosecutor in Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s sodomy case, is only telling the truth when he spoke about the sodomy case. UMNO information chief Datuk Ahmad Maslan said Muhammad Shafee’s action was to explain that the case was not a conspiracy as claimed by the Opposition. Ahmad, who is […]

February 22

It’s so easy for them to get to our children

Here is a news report which Malaysian parents need to see, learn and be vigilant with their children. Teens as young as 14 are being led on jihadist missions. Hear what a mother has to share: Ottawa (CNN): Christianne Boudreau’s voice wavers slightly as she recounts how her little boy became an ISIS militant. Every […]

February 21

Lawyers demand Bar president apologise, retract statement ‘attacking judiciary’

Some 100 lawyers have signed a petition to censure Malaysian Bar president Christopher Leong for bringing the judiciary into contempt following his remarks that Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim was “persecuted, not prosecuted”, after the opposition leader lost his last appeal against a sodomy conviction. The lawyers, all from the peninsula, said Leong’s press statement on […]

February 18

Dialogue with Tan Sri Dr Muhammad Shafee Abdullah

Here is a video clip of the Dialogue with Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah held at the at the Akademi Kepimpinan Kapten Hussein on Tuesday 17 February 2015. It captures much of what was elucidated by Shafee on Sodomy II and the purported conspiracy hurled by Anwar. Shafee speaks in both Malay and in English. […]

February 18

Bar Council controlled by opposition, says Shafee

In a Dialogue with Tan Sri Dr Muhammad Shafee Abdullah organised at the Akademi Kepimpinan Kapten Hussein on Tuesday 17 February 2015, Kini TV captures this video clip to share. Shafee tells the audience that the country’s Bar Council is controlled by the opposition. He adds that the Attorney General should take to task Christopher […]

February 18

Sarawak business tycoon to sue former wife and team for fraud and forgery

The accusation by Shahnaz Abdul Majid against her former husband Sarawak business entrepreneur Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib of bringing an unmarried Australian woman to his sister’s wedding, was today demolished in the Kuala Lumpur Shahriah court when it was proved that Abu Bekir was legally married to the Australian. In a cross examination on January […]

February 17

Sirul mulls revealing all on Altantuya murder

After fleeing to Australia to escape the hangman’s noose, former police commando Sirul Azhar Umar is now mulling answering the biggest riddle in the Altantuya Shaariibuu murder – why did he and Azilah Hadri shoot dead the Mongolian woman and blow up her remains with explosives? MalaysiaKini has the report: In a recent telephone conversation […]

February 17

Twitter users not blaming BN for Anwar verdict, survey shows

A survey of Twitter users has shown that just less than 2 per cent polled blame the ruling Barisan Nasional (BN), Umno or Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak for Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s sodomy conviction and incarceration. The MalayMail OnLine has this report: The analysis by research firm Politweet published today also revealed that […]

February 16

Selangor cancels Kidex project

The Selangor government has cancelled the controversial Kinrara Damansara Expressway (Kidex), Menteri Besar Mohamed Azmin Ali announced today. Malaysian Insider reports: He said the concessionaire – Kidex Sdn Bhd which is owned by the wife of former Chief Justice Tun Zaki Azmi and Umno lawyer Datuk Hafarizam Harun – had failed to fulfil the conditions […]

February 13

Shafee throws down the gauntlet to Anwar’s supporters

THE man who on Tuesday secured Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s conviction for sodomising his former aide, Mohd Saiful Bukhari Azlan, threw down the gauntlet to those questioning the merits of the win, and to argue their case with him, purely on facts. The interview below was first published in the New Straits Times dated February […]

February 11

Anwar’s case not about politics, says Shafee

You cannot steal, fake or contaminate seminal DNA. PUTRAJAYA: The case of Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim sodomising his former personal assistant Mohd Saiful Bukhari Azlan is not a story about politics, but a human story and from the judiciary’s perspective, the role of Malaysia’s justice system to enable both sides of the story […]

February 10

Syariah Court ‘losing patience’ in Shahnaz case

It appears the Kuala Lumpur Syariah Court is losing patience in the Shahnaz Abdul Majid case where she is claiming RM100 million in muta’ah (conciliatory gift) from Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib, the son of Sarawak Governor of Abdul Taib Mahmud. This is due to postponements, the latest being today. A statement issued by Abu Bekir’s […]

February 07

The Malaysian Insider’s persistent agenda to create racial and religious siege mindset

TMI likes to do this. Publish racial and religious news to divide us. They somehow have this hatred in them to challenge as many Muslims and malay traditions on a persistent systematic basis. They like to give a picture that many peaceful long held practices of Muslims being new practices to show we have become […]

February 05

Shamsubahrin in NFCorp cheating case to know fate on April 20

Shamsubahrin was charged with five counts of cheating Mohamad Salleh involving RM1.75 million. KUALA LUMPUR: Businessman Shamsubahrin Ismail lodged a report against the National Feedlot Corporation Sdn Bhd (NFCorp) executive chairman after being influenced by individuals from the opposition party. “It was obvious,” Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission (MACC), prosecution unit chief Abdul Razak Musa submitted […]

February 05

Taib’s lawyers deny ‘bullying BBC’ allegation, reports Free Malaysia Today

Mishcon De Reya’s letter to the BBC merely sought the right of reply, says Free Malaysia Today. James Sivalingam has the report: KUALA LUMPUR: The London-based solicitors for current Sarawak Governor, Abdul Taib Mahmud, today categorically denied bullying the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) into shelving an interview with Lukas Straumann, director of the Bruno Manser […]

February 04

High Court allows NFCorp boss to amend reply in defamation suit, reports Bernama

The High Court here Wednesday allowed the application by Datuk Seri Dr Mohamad Salleh Ismail to amend his reply to the statements of defence from Nurul Izzah Anwar and Datuk Saifuddin Nasution Ismail in a defamation suit over the purchase of eight units of property at KL Eco City. Judge Datuk Hue Siew Kheng made […]

February 03

1MDB: Investigate Arul Kanda’s Statement – Khairuddin

UMNO Batu Kawan vice-chairman Datuk Seri Khairuddin Abu Hassan has lodged a police report against 1MDB Chief Executive Officer Arul Kanda Kandasamy regarding a statement by the latter on an investment amounting to RM8.3 billion. When met outside the Dang Wangi police headquarters, Khairuddin has urged the police to conduct a detailed investigation on the […]

February 02

Firefly Launches Flypremier For Frequent Travellers

Malaysia’s premium short-haul airline Firefly has launched its latest service today called FlyPremier, which is designed to cater to the needs of frequent travellers. Its Chief Executive Officer Ignatius Ong said FlyPremier allows guests one free flight change, offers an additional 10kg baggage allowance, access to the Firefly Biz Zone at the Subang Skypark Terminal, […]

February 02

Smartphones attacked and held ransom

The new malware that infects and locks computer data until a ransom is paid can just as ea­sily infect smartphones, warned CyberSecurity Malaysia. Neville Spykerman of Star Online has this report with CyberSecurity Malaysia – Its chief executive Dr Amirudin Abdul Wahab said smartphone users should be vigilant against the Ransomware malware. “Four cases of […]