Malaysia

Above all, Karpal was a great father

For as long as I have been aware of this thing called “politics,” I have been aware of Karpal Singh. As a boy, my image of him was often humorous, based as they were on classic Lat cartoons. A particular favourite has Mr Karpal looking gigantic in full court regalia holding aloft a coconut scrapper with one superhuman hand... Read More

Police check a Toyota Alphard owned by the late Karpal Singh at Gopeng police station today. Bukit Gelugor MP and veteran DAP leader Karpal Singh was killed when the car he was travelling in collided with a five-tonne lorry near Gua Tempurung on the North-South Expressway early this morning. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 17, 2014.

Police check a Toyota Alphard owned by the late Karpal Singh at Gopeng police station today. Bukit Gelugor MP and veteran DAP leader Karpal Singh was killed when the car he was travelling in collided with a five-tonne lorry near Gua Tempurung on the North-South Expressway early this morning. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 17, 2014.

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