Malaysia

Tears flow as Penang bids farewell to Karpal

Thousands bade an emotional final farewell to Karpal Singh at the crematorium, where the last rites were performed for the prominent lawyer and politician also known as the Tiger of Jelutong. A massive crowd had gathered at the Batu Gantung crematorium hours before the hearse bearing his remains was scheduled to arrive at around... Read More

Malaysia Airlines MH192 at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport early today. Flight MH192 bound for Bangalore had to turn back to KLIA and make an emergency landing after one of its tyres burst. All 166 people on board are safe. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 21, 2014.

Malaysia Airlines MH192 at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport early today. Flight MH192 bound for Bangalore had to turn back to KLIA and make an emergency landing after one of its tyres burst. All 166 people on board are safe. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 21, 2014.

Recent Articles

Karpal Singh given a hero’s send-off

BY LOOI SUE-CHERN AND LEE SHI-IAN

Karpal Singh – one of Malaysia’s most prominent lawyers and politicians – was given a send-off befitting a national... Read More

In state eulogy, Guan Eng hails Karpal’s great fighting spirit

BY LEE SHI-IAN

Throughout his life, Karpal Singh had demonstrated to the how not to fear the government, said Penang Chief... Read More

Australia sees ‘regroup’ on MH370 search in a few days

Australia will decide in a few days whether to alter or scale back the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight... Read More

RMAF officer arrested in Texas for alleged arms smuggling

By LEE SHI-IAN

A Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) officer was arrested by authorities at the San Angelo Airport in Texas on... Read More

Enforcement, punishment needed for graft-free Malaysia, not a run

COMMENTARY BY THE MALAYSIAN INSIDER

It is either the height of symbolism or just someone unclear on the concept by organising an anti-corruption run in... Read More

Mosti deny accusations that R&D grant of RM1.152 billion was abused – Bernama

The Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (Mosti) today denied allegations of abusing grants amounting... Read More

Putrajaya to spend RM1.66 million in 2 months to brief public on GST

The government intends to spend RM1.66 million over the next two months to educate the public in all 166... Read More

Raja Bomoh spouting mumbo-jumbo again

BY LEE SHI-IAN

Bomoh (shaman) Ibrahim Mat Zin (pic, third left) is in the headlines for the wrong reasons again, this time for... Read More

Singaporean tourist killed, 39 injured in bus accident, the third in 8 days – Bernama

A Singaporean tourist was killed while 39 others were injured, including two drivers, when the double-decker... Read More

MAS plane bound for Bangalore makes emergency landing in KLIA after tyre bursts

A Malaysia Airlines plane with 166 people on board was forced to make an emergency landing in Kuala Lumpur... Read More