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Karpal in memoriam at Reformasi 2.0 gathering

A Reformasi 2.0 gathering in Penang last night became a memorial service to the late Karpal Singh as speakers paid tribute to the late DAP chairman. Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said Karpal was worried about his five-year jail sodomy verdict appeal case. Anwar, who is PKR de facto leader, said the late veteran... Read More

A woman cries as the late Karpal Singh

A woman cries as the late Karpal Singh's body arrives at his house in Utama Road in Penang. After a lifetime of service to the country, the Penang government will acknowledge Karpal Singh's contributions by giving him a funeral with state honours. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Hasnoor Hussain, April 18, 2014.

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