Malaysian Digest KUALA LUMPUR, 15 APRIL, 2010: MIC president Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu has opted to keep silent as to who will be MIC’s candidate for the upcoming Hulu Selangor by-election. When approached by reporters after he chaired an emergency meeting of the party’s
Day: April 15, 2010
By Clara Chooi (Malaysian Insider) HULU SELANGOR, April 15 — Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim today scoffed at the Barisan Nasional’s choice of candidate for the Hulu Selangor by-election, and confidently claimed that PKR’s Datuk Zaid Ibrahim is much stronger than MIC’s P. Kamalanathan. The Selangor
By Neville Spykerman (Malaysian Insider) KUALA KUBU BAHRU, April 15 — Compromise candidate P. Kamalanathan today vowed to “swim or sink” with the people of Hulu Selangor after the deputy prime minister announced his nomination as Barisan Nasional’s (BN) choice for the April 25 by-election.
STAR KUALA LUMPUR: PKR’s Bakar Arang assemblyman Tan Wei Shu has resigned from the party with immediate effect, but said he would remain as an independent assemblyman. Tan said on Thursday that he made the decision to stay as an independant because certain PKR leaders
Malaysiakini When PKR vice-president Azmin Ali was asked about Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin’s tweets regarding his opposition to Zaid Ibrahim’s candidacy in the upcoming Hulu Selangor by-election, his first reaction was, “They got nothing else to do?” azmin ali pc in parliament 020709 02″This
Malaysian Insider APRIL 15 — As the shootout for Hulu Selangor draws near, the dirty campaign of Umno has begun in full swing. Predictably, Umno are not focusing on the issues of the rakyat. Umno are focused on the only thing they know, and that
By Neville Spykerman (Malaysian Insider) HULU SELANGOR, April 15 — PKR candidate Datuk Zaid Ibrahim was prepared to disclose his wealth after insinuations of corruption by the deputy prime minister, and challenged Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and other members of the Najib administration to do
By Adib Zalkapli (Malaysian Insider) KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Unlike other by-elections, the PAS machinery has been slow to make its presence felt in Hulu Selangor, giving rise to the speculation that it was unhappy with Datuk Zaid Ibrahim’s candidacy for Pakatan Rakyat (PR).
By G. Manimaran (Malaysian Insider) KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Barisan Nasional has yet to decide on its Hulu Selangor candidate, with just hours to go before making its announcement today, as MIC reviews its stand that its deputy president Datuk G. Palanivel should be
Malaysian Insider KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — The MIC has named its information chief, P. Kamalanathan, as the Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate for the Hulu Selangor by-election, in a last-minute compromise with Umno. MIC president, Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu, is now on his way