Judiciary / Miscellaneous

Latest news: United Nation urges Governments to protect whistleblowers

The latest UN report presented in the UN General Assembly on 22nd October 2015 had found that it is common for Governments to restrict information and penalise sources and whistleblowers under the pretext of ‘national security and intelligence’. This contravenes with Article 19 of the Declaration of Human Rights. Below is the news report: NEW … Continue reading

Anwar Ibrahim / Miscellaneous / MUST READ / Pakatan Rakyat

Anwar Ibrahim is using #MH370 pilot as his chess piece

What can we say about Anwar Ibrahim? He had recently announced that Malaysian government is accusing the captain of the missing #MH370 flight as a potential hijacker. This act which can only be described as an utterly vulgar political misinformation and distortion of facts, is a genuine act of desperation befitting someone who is grasping for … Continue reading

Miscellaneous / MUST READ

A guide on what not to do during the #MH370 crisis

There are so many speculations on the recent crisis pertaining flight MH370 which could distract and hamper the search and rescue activities currently underway in the South China Seas. Fortunately, the management of this crisis has been handled very well by Malaysia Airlines and the relevant authorities. With the Department of Civil Aviation taking charge … Continue reading

Miscellaneous / Socio-economy

Compare cost of living around the world

Something not so heavy this time around – comparing costs of living between cities around the world. Just go to http://www.expatistan.com/cost-of-living and key in the cities and they will tabulate the costs which are adjusted with the exchange rates and compiled with the real costs from each city. As the website stated: Expatistan is a cost of … Continue reading

Miscellaneous / Umno & Barisan Nasional

Brief Outlook on AG Report 2012

The much awaited Auditor General Report was published recently and the nation is gripped with unearthed stories about mismanagement (again), unrealistic purchases (what’s new?), inefficiencies as well as wastage. We should really brand the momentous AG announcement as a national transparency day of sorts when discoveries like the ones exposed recently are highlighted for all … Continue reading

Miscellaneous / Socio-economy

Tussle between two MAS unions

A reader sent this through the comment section: ______________________________________ PRESS RELEASE Urgent 28th December 2012 Protest Against Secret Ballot Exercise On MAS Cabin Crew & Claim of Recognition By National Union of Flight Attendants Malaysia (NUFAM) MASEU has been informed or given to understand that NUFAM has been registered and had sought recognition from Malaysia … Continue reading