Daily Archives: October 21, 2013

Gated/Guarded Communities in Malaysia

______________________________________________________________ — Malay Mail Online ‘Inside job’ in security company over attack on 3 guard post, says IGP KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — The police suspect the involvement of ‘rogue staff’ working with a security company and having underworld connections … Continue reading

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KL High Court orders MACC and the Government to pay RM600,000 to the Family of Teoh Beng Hock

____________________________________________________________________ TEOH BENG HOCK DIED WHEN HE WAS IN THE CUSTODY OF THE MALAYSIAN ANTI-CORRUPTION AGENCY (MACC). Teoh, 30, the political aide to a Selangor government executive committee member, was found dead on the fifth floor of Plaza Masalam, Shah … Continue reading

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THE PINK OCTOBER FESTIVAL, Ipoh Polo Ground, Sunday, 27 October 2013, 7.30-11.00am

_____________________________________________________________________ THE PINK OCTOBER FESTIVAL At THE POLO GROUND, IPOH SUNDAY, 27 OCTOBER 2013 7.30-11.00am Jointly organized by Pantai Hospital Ipoh, Perak Women for Women, Persatuan Pink Champion Perak, Majlis Bandaraya Ipoh https://www.facebook.com/events/218336798318105/ — — — The VIP flags off … Continue reading

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Deepavali in Ipoh

__________________________________________________________ Deepavali 2013: No Bazaar at Little India Brickfields. No fight. Just acceptance of the inevitable. — 1 Nov 2013 Metro Perak – SAIFUL BAHRI / The Star Spoilt for choice People doing their last-minute shopping at the brightly-lit Little India … Continue reading

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The Mahathir Award for Global Peace, an Oxymoron

________________________________________________________________ I am proven right again. I had pointed out that ‘THE MAHATHIR PEACE AWARD IS AN OXYMORON’. ox·y·mo·ra (-môr, -mr) or ox·y·mo·rons A rhetorical figure in which incongruous or contradictory terms are combined, as in a deafening silence and … Continue reading

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Throwing away RM270million on English language trainers!

__________________________________________________________ RM270 million! So much money for so little time spent by a mentor on each ‘trainee’ is questionable, to put it mildly. Each local teacher was trained for about three to four hours a month, and questioned how a … Continue reading

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