Tag Archives: Jahabar Sadiq

March 16

Comeback bid by Malaysian news site that was shut down

The Malaysian Insider to return as The Malaysian Insight The Malaysian Insider, a widely followed online news site that was forced to close just over a year ago by Prime Minister Najib Razak’s administration, is set to make a comeback under a new masthead, The Malaysian Insight. Straits Times Leslie Lopez┬áRegional Correspondent In Kuala Lumpur, […]

June 20

Editors of defunct news portal apologise to ex-MB, admit libel

Two ex-editors of The Malaysian Insider news portal today apologised to former Selangor mentri besar Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim over two articles for which he sued them for defamation. Former chief executive of the now-closed news portal, Jahabar Sadiq, and its Malay section’s news editor, Amin Shah Iskandar, acknowledged in open court today that the […]