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Mr Karpal Singh and Dear Michael: In loving memory – Joanne Chua

When I was 12, I told my dad that I wanted to be a lawyer. My dad did not approve of lawyers. He looked at me thoughtfully and said, "If you must be a lawyer, be one like Karpal Singh." In 2009, I did an attachment with Karpal Singh & Co. I did not spend much time with Mr Karpal (or Boss as we called him) himself because he did... Read More

Recent Articles

Hudud was never agreed on when Malaysia was formed – Tan Keng Liang

I refer to the recent announcement by PAS where they intend to table in Parliament a motion to allow Kelantan to... Read More

The Coroner’s Court is old wine in new bottle – Eric Paulsen

Imagine my surprise when I read Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Nancy Shukri’s sudden announcement of... Read More

Drop tourist guide requirement – Matta

The president of the Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta), Hamzah Rahmat, urges the Tourism... Read More

Son of Malaysia, Prince of the People – Amar-Singh & Lim Swee Im

Even though many people have written to pay tribute to Karpal Singh, we believe it is not redundant to add our own... Read More

Fare thee well, Karpal Singh – David Tneh

April 17, 2014 will be forever etched in the memory of many as one of the darkest and saddest days in... Read More

The Ugly Singaporean must go – Damien Cheong

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong recently called on all Singaporeans to reflect on their individual attitudes and... Read More

The ‘stable’ West Bank dilemma – Ramzy Baroud

Israel’s deputy foreign minister, Ze’ev Elkin, is a member of Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party and his... Read More

Red herring anti-corruption run – Ravinder Singh

The so-called anti-corruption run organised by Gerakan and graced and kicked off by the prime minister was... Read More

State eulogy for Karpal Singh – Lim Guan Eng

We mourn the untimely and unexpected passing of DAP national chairman and Member of Parliament for Bukit... Read More

Freedom, Karpal and living on one’s knees – “OMG!”

Liberty! Equality! Fraternity! The cry of the French Revolution. What has this to do with us? Don’t we have... Read More