Malaysia

Karpal Singh given a hero’s send-off

Karpal Singh – one of Malaysia’s most prominent lawyers and politicians – was given a send-off befitting a national icon as he crusaded for justice and the rule of law throughout his 45-year illustrious career. Thousands of Malaysians from all races, creeds and cultures paid their last respects to Karpal, also known as the Tiger... Read More

Democratic Action Party (DAP) leaders escort the funeral cortege of Karpal Singh, the former chairman of the DAP, as it heads to the Bukit Gantung crematorium, Penang, today. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Najjua Zulkefli, April 20, 2014.

Democratic Action Party (DAP) leaders escort the funeral cortege of Karpal Singh, the former chairman of the DAP, as it heads to the Bukit Gantung crematorium, Penang, today. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Najjua Zulkefli, April 20, 2014.

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