Update - 8.45 pm, Penang: Some 2,000 Hindu Malaysians, clad in the orange of Makkal Sakthi, are on the streets, chanting, "Hindraf! Hindraf! Long live Hindraf!" It's confirmed: The boycott of Batu Caves for the Thaipusam festival has been a...
Predictably, the PM has extended the Thaipusam public holiday to KL and Putrajaya. (Check out this revealing eye-witness account of the MIC-gathering tonight.) All I can say is that they must be desperate to win back support from Indian...
Seems to me the BN has mastered the art of "give and take" in administering the nation. Give: Letter officially approving the new publication permit of The Herald Catholic Weekly - without any condition, allowing it to publish in all...
Some 2,000 Indian Malaysians gathered at the Waterfall Temple in Penang on New Year's Day to pray and call for the release of the five Hindraf leaders held under the ISA. A barber was in attendance at the temple premises...
What is fuelling the protests and rallies and candlelight vigils and prayer gatherings? If we look at the Hindraf protest, it would be easy to conclude that the main issue is ethnic and religious discrimination, which has left many Indian...