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There have been many conjecture and analysis, claims and suppositions made about the existence of legendary hero, Hang Tuah.
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At a time when the country's secular system is under threat, the progress of democracy being impeded and liberalism regressing, the sudden and untimely death of Karpal Singh has served to cast a gloomier cloud over the democratic struggle of this nation.
16 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle
Top ethnic Indian lawyer and politician Karpal Singh was today cremated with state honours in George town, the capital of Malaysia's Penang state, after a final farewell by thousands of mourners chanting his name.
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Call for change: Raja Dr Nazrin Shah speaking at a ceremony to mark the 86th birthday of Sultan of Perak, Sultan Azlan Shah, at Istana Iskandariah in Kuala Kangsar.
KUALA KANGSAR, April 19 -- The role of the royal institution as an umbrella for the people as well as ensuring a justice mechanism as a check and balance between the legislature, executive as well as judiciary can strengthen the democracy in this country.
Umno's Langkawi MP Nawawi Ahmad has finally issued a public apology for his remarks on the passing away of Bukit Gelugor MP Karpal Singh deemed insensitive.
Malaysian Trades Union Congress president Mohd Khalid Atan has described Karpal Singh Ram Singh as a courageous opposition leader and lawyer who earned respect from friends and foes.
GEORGE TOWN, April 18 -- The funeral procession of the late Karpal Singh on Sunday will make three 'significant stops' on its way from the Dewan Sri Pinang to the Batu Gantung crematorium, it was announced here today.
Business owners, particularly with entertainment outlets, massage parlours and spas, have a vast network which keeps them one step ahead of the Ops Bersepadu Phase 3 operations, to avoid detention of their illegal immigrant employees, said Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.
It was a sombre, moving scene at the home of Karpal Singh this afternoon as veteran DAP leader Lim Kit Siang draped the party flag over the casket of his "brother-in-arms" in honour of the former chairman's 44-year crusade for the opposition party.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 -- Founder and president of Gagasan Melayu Perak, Datuk Seri Mohd Hilmi Ismail, who was also the Malay Consultative Council's Political and Governance Bureau chairman, passed away at 10.30am at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Hospital, here, Friday.
Malaysia's veteran ethnic-Indian lawyer and lawmaker Karpal Singh, who defended opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim in his sensational sodomy trial, was killed Thursday in a road accident.
Paloh assemblyman Datuk Nozula Mat Diah suffered serious injuries while his wife Datin Maziah Din died in an accident here yesterday evening.
The Tiger of Jelutong has died in a road accident. It happened at 1.10am this morning near Kampar on the North-South Expressway.