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COMMENT Following the recent losses in the Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar by-elections, Parti Amanah Negara recognises its weaknesses to effectively promote to both Malay and non-Malay voters that Islam can and must be a Blessing for All (Rahmatan lil Aalamin) For this reason, Amanah pledges that it would work harder to combat abuse of […]

Fallacies and facts on the two by-elections

Kim Quek Published Today 9:29 am COMMENT Bombastic assertions abound since the conclusion of the by-elections in Sungai Besar, Selangor and Kuala Kangsar, Perak. Chief among these are Malaysians’ resounding endorsement of PM Najib Abdul Razak’s otherwise precarious leadership and the allegedly corrupt rule of the Barisan Nasional government, as well as a huge shift […]

In alternate realities, could opposition have won twin polls?

BN’s major victories in Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar on Saturday proved that a divided opposition cannot defeat the ruling coalition. But what if the circumstances changed? Could the opposition have won in a parallel universe where things were different? Alternate Reality #1 ——————— In this alternate reality, Selangor Menteri Besar Azmin Ali succeeds in […]