02 Jul '12, 9am

Malaysia opposition leader Anwar faces more charges, could be disqualified from politics

Malaysia opposition leader Anwar faces more charges, could be disqualified from politics

Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim (left) talks to an unidentified man while leaving the court building in Kuala Lumpur on July 2, 2012. Anwar on July 2 faced more charges over his part in a mass rally for electoral reforms, which could see him disqualified from politics. -- PHOTO: AFP KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim on Monday faced more charges over his part in a mass rally for electoral reforms, which could see him disqualified from politics. Tens of thousands gathered in the capital Kuala Lumpur on April 28 calling for a cleanup of the voter roll and reforms to a system they say is biased towards Prime Minister Najib Razak's coalition that has ruled since 1957. Police fired protesters with tear gas and water canon when some of them breached a barricade around a central square, and more than 500 people were arrested in clashes. On Mo...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/SEAsia/Story/STI...

Tweets

Bersih 3.0: Anwar, Azmin Slapped With New Charg...

anwaribrahimblog.com 02 Jul '12, 4am

Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim and two other PKR leaders have been slapped with an additional charge of abetment for thei...

Blog: Assange Show Final Episode: Anwar Ibrahim...

anwaribrahimblog.com 03 Jul '12, 6pm

In the final episode, Julian Assange talks to Malaysia’s opposition leader, who faced prison terms twice in what he calls ...

Faces from a forgotten place #sgMemory

Faces from a forgotten place #sgMemory

Tanjong Pagar Railway Station as it was is a place that always will be dear to me. I have many fond memories of the statio...

Netto Defends Anwar’s Record

Netto Defends Anwar’s Record

dinmerican.wordpress.com 01 Jul '12, 3pm

Netto Defends Anwar’s Record July 1, 2012 Netto Defends Anwar’s Record by Terence [email protected] COMMENT: Nobo...

Blog: ‘Monopoli’ Petron Pada MAS Dipersoal: Mal...

anwaribrahimblog.com 07 Jul '12, 6am

Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim mempersoalkan perjanjian pembekalan minyak untuk pesawat Airbus A380 antara Malaysia Airlines Sys...

Syria state media, opposition slam Geneva deal ...

straitstimes.com 01 Jul '12, 9am

BEIRUT (AFP) - Both official Syrian media and an opposition group demonstrated rare agreement on Sunday in slamming the ou...

Founder of Full Tilt Poker Arrested At JFK Airp...

thedomains.com 03 Jul '12, 8am

According to cnet.com , Raymond Bitar, founder and CEO of Full Tilt Poker, was arrested yesterday as he arrived at John F....

Sri Lanka opposition fights website shutdown, a...

straitstimes.com 01 Jul '12, 10am

COLOMBO (AFP) - Sri Lanka's main opposition on Sunday vowed to resist a police crackdown against its news website after th...