Tag Archive | "leadership"

Osama’s death: Nothing to celebrate

Osama’s death: Nothing to celebrate

THE world was taken by surprise on 2 May 2011 with the announcement that Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden had been killed. Some mourned, whilst others cheered. And to a few, the death brought closure to the 11 Sept 2001 attacks on New York’s World Trade Centre. But what was the thinking behind US President […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in Guest ColumnComments (10)

PKR’s internal problems

PKR’s internal problems

Are the problems exaggerated? PARTI Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) leaders maintain that all is generally well in the party, and that recent skirmishes are but “normal” for a party that has grown rapidly. It might be a hard message to sell to a sceptical public impatient to see Pakatan Rakyat (PR) deliver. For one, PR, which […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in FeaturesComments (3)

Where are Malaysia’s leaders?

Where are Malaysia’s leaders?

Germans standing on top of the Berlin Wall in 1989; it would be torn down in the following days (Wiki commons) “WHAT I wonder is, where are our leaders? It seems as if there is nobody Malaysians can look up to for leadership,” the woman in the audience said. I was moderating a panel discussion […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in ColumnsComments (6)

Khairy: Ditch Malay dominance (Updated 12:55pm)

Khairy: Ditch Malay dominance (Updated 12:55pm)

Updated 12:55pm, 14 Oct 2009 Khairy delivering his speech KUALA LUMPUR, 14 Oct 2009: In a bold and surprising move, Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin has called for his party to ditch “Malay dominance” and replace it with “Malay leadership” in order to reframe its nationalist agenda. “We can continue with the chest-thumping rhetoric, warning […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments (11)

Huan doesn’t discount joining PR (Updated 6pm)

Huan doesn’t discount joining PR (Updated 6pm)

Updated 6pm on 22 June 2009 KUALA LUMPUR, 22 June 2009: Suspended Gerakan vice-president Huan Cheng Guan is not discounting the possibility of joining the Opposition even as he charged that his suspension violated Gerakan’s constitution. Asked by reporters whether he would consider joining the Pakatan Rakyat (PR) following his three-year suspension, Huan said that […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments Off on Huan doesn’t discount joining PR (Updated 6pm)

Govt won’t commit to making Penan report public

Govt won’t commit to making Penan report public

KUALA LUMPUR, 18 June 2009: The government is still unwilling to commit to making public the Penan task force report. Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil continued to be noncommittal when she was asked about the findings of a task force that was set up to investigate reports of sexual […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments Off on Govt won’t commit to making Penan report public

  • The Nut Graph

 

Switch to our mobile site