Video footage has emerged that one of the two detained ABC journalists, Linton Besser, had asked probing questions at the press conference by PI Bala's widow Santamil Selvi. Responding to Besser, Selvi can be heard maintaining that her late...
Utusan has been very much in the news for its sensationalist and racially tinged reporting. Less well known is the fact that the paper's circulation has been sliding over the last four years. According to Audit Bureau of Circulation (figures...
After what's been happening in Egypt, I thought I would draft a memo to dictators and authoritarian leaders around the world to give them some free and unsolicited advice. Dear Mr Dictator/Authoritarian Leader Recent events in Egypt, Tunisia, Yemen and elsewhere...
The share price of media conglomerate Media Prima Bhd has been sliding in recent months. Media Prima owns television stations TV3, 8TV, ntv7, and TV9; newspapers New Straits Times, Berita Harian and Harian Metro; and radio stations Fly FM,...
Many Malaysians have expressed disappointment  over the BBC's backing down from a 'HARDtalk' interview with RPK. Much of this sentiment, I believe, stems from a perception that the BBC is a bastion of impartial, independent reporting. Far from it. The...