Electrifying atmosphere at launch of Bersih 4

A crowd of a few thousand attended the launch of Bersih 4 tonight at the PJ Civic Centre.

Zeti’s, Arul’s appearances fail to stem erosion of confidence

Appearances by Bank Negara governor Zeti Akhtar Aziz yesterday and 1MDB CEO Arul Kanda Kandasamy the previous night have failed to stem the erosion...

Kampung Mutiara residents face eviction without fair compensation

A landowner has served eviction notices to about five dozen homes in a kampung in Batu Ferringhi, reportedly without proper compensation. The landowner had...

RM4.00:US$1.00 – Thank you, Najib!

So the Prime Minister/Finance Minister/Chairman of the Board of Advisors of 1MDB has done it!. The ringgit has sunk beyond the psychological mark of...

Penang Forum urges MBPP to take tougher action against hill clearing

The Penang Forum Steering Committee has released a statement calling for tougher penalties to be imposed on those responsible for illegal hill land clearing....

Did torrent of criticism of Najib result in reversal of MACC...

The tide of dissent towards Najib is brewing both within and outside Umno - and both online and outside the internet. We saw the...

300 journalists, well-wishers march for media freedom #AtTheEdge

This was the scene at the solidarity gathering with The Edge this morning.

Failed state? Five reasons why there is still hope for Malaysia

Economic prospects look gloomy. Government institutions appear compromised. Some RM2.6bn has reportedly found its way into the Prime Minister's bank account. Incredibly, we are...

No to online registration: Stand up for media freedom #AtTheEdge

Woke up to the shocking news that the government is mulling a proposal to require online news portals to register under proposed amendments to...

Dr Jeyakumar, 38 others arrested at Perak MB’s office

A group of farmers facing eviction, accompanied by Sungai Siput MP Dr Jeyakumar Devaraj and political activists, was arrested this afternoon when they tried...

The ‘donation’ that shook Malaysia

Aside from all those jokes about 'donations' floating around in social media, 10 key questions come to mind about that RM2.6bn "donation": Why didn't...

Cangkat Bukit Gambir project above 250-feet threshold

Another project that is above the threshold of 250 feet (72 metres) above sea level, the contour for which is indicated by the thin...

Ringgit falls to 3.87; foreign investors pull billions out of Bursa

The ringgit has fallen to close to 3.87, a level last seen during the 1998 Asian Financial Crisis, due to uncertainty surrounding the 1MDB...

TPP is NOT a trade agreement; it is an MNC Protection...

While most of us were focussed on the massive 1MDB scandal, we were nearly hit by the so-called Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement. Do-or-die TPP negotiations...

Cops arrest 29 ahead of #TangkapNajib protest

Where o where is this country heading to under Najib's leadership? About 30 activists were detained near Sogo and Jalan Tuanku Abdul Razak in...

Show of support for #AtTheEdge campaign

More than a hundred people, about half of them from the press, turned up at The Edge office this afternoon in a show of...

Minden Heights hill-top clearing above 250-feet threshold

Another hill in Penang, this time in the Minden Heights area in Penang Island, appears to be badly scarred, satellite imagery shows. The hill...

Umno split: Even Ummi Hafilda has had enough!

If you thought the divisions in Pakatan were bad enough, Umno itself is split. Don't believe me? Take a look at this clip. How bad...

Muhyiddin’s revelation re RM2.6bn; Bukit Aman fire (Videos)

Dramatic news tonight! I just have one question for now: Will they finally question Najib or are they still busy questioning that 1MDB despatch...

Concerns in Canada over Petronas LNG venture

Concerns have surfaced in the province of British Columbia over Petronas' massive potential investment in a liquefied natural gas project in the Canadian province....