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Education Ministry says no to use of school hall for Karpal’s memorial service

The organisers for Karpal Singh's memorial service, DAP, said today the Education Ministry has denied it the use of SJKC Chung Kwo hall in Jalan Loke Yew on the grounds that it was a political event. The Bukit Gelugor MP and veteran lawyer died in a car crash last Thursday. Acting DAP chairman Tan Kok Wai said at a press... Read More

A child plays with an LED-embellished toy at a night market, or pasar malam, in Pantai Dalam, Kuala Lumpur, yesterday. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 23, 2014.

A child plays with an LED-embellished toy at a night market, or pasar malam, in Pantai Dalam, Kuala Lumpur, yesterday. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 23, 2014.

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