Timothy Achariam

Timothy is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

E-mail: [email protected]


8 months ago

Umno too corrupt for unity government, says Dr Mahathir

After members like Najib Razak used party for financial gain, rejoining is out of the question, PM declares.

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Umno too corrupt for unity government, says Dr Mahathir

8 months ago

PM reveals Umno MPs sought Azmin’s guidance

Dr Mahathir Mohamad says economic affairs minister told him that those at his house on Tuesday felt directionless.

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PM reveals Umno MPs sought Azmin’s guidance

8 months ago

HSBC ‘no retrenchments’ claim a lie, says union

NUBE says bank’s VSS offer a camouflage for lay-offs.

HSBC ‘no retrenchments’ claim a lie, says union

8 months ago

Zahid charged RM40,000 to credit cards during trips, says witness

Maybank VP testifies about former deputy prime minister’s spending in Seoul, Kiev.

Zahid charged RM40,000 to credit cards during trips, says witness

8 months ago

Ex-trustee claims no knowledge of dealings at Zahid foundation’s

8th witness also claims he knew Yayasan Akalbudi formed to look into welfare of Bagan Datuk folk, appears to contradict sworn statement. 

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Ex-trustee claims no knowledge of dealings at Zahid foundation’s


8 months ago

Zahid ordered bank to transfer Yayasan Akalbudi money to trustee

Under cross-examination, witness says no ambiguity in former DPM’s instructions.

8 months ago

Yayasan Akalbudi formed to protect Zahid’s interests, court told

Former board member Mohd Samsuri Tun says he was instructed by ex-DPM to sign blank cheques.

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Yayasan Akalbudi formed to protect Zahid’s interests, court told

8 months ago

BN MPs met Azmin to talk about projects in their areas, Zahid says

Umno president adds that such meetings should be attended by all opposition lawmakers, held in Parliament.

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BN MPs met Azmin to talk about projects in their areas, Zahid says

8 months ago

Yayasan Akalbudi set up strictly for charitable purposes, court hears

First witness in Ahmad Zahid Hamidi's trial says foundation's stated objective is to receive, administer funds to help the needy.

Yayasan Akalbudi set up strictly for charitable purposes, court hears

8 months ago

Prosecution to prove Zahid knowingly received RM117.25 million

He is charged with misappropriating RM31 million from Yayasan Akalbudi, among others.

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Prosecution to prove Zahid knowingly received RM117.25 million

8 months ago

Zahid trial to proceed after challenge bid denied

Judge rules it is premature to question constitutionality of charges at this point.

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Zahid trial to proceed after challenge bid denied

8 months ago

Decision today on Najib’s bid to delay 1MDB report-tampering trial

Co-accused Arul Kanda Kandasamy opposes application to have hearing begin only in January.

Decision today on Najib’s bid to delay 1MDB report-tampering trial

8 months ago

Sarawak must explain denial of entry, treatment, says Wong

Immigration’s claim I refused medical attention is a 'lie devoid of honour', says polls expert.

Sarawak must explain denial of entry, treatment, says Wong

8 months ago

Door-to-door campaigning permits not in law, says A-G

Section 24B (3) of the Election Offences Act 1954 cannot be interpreted as such, says Thomas.

Door-to-door campaigning permits not in law, says A-G

8 months ago

PKR youth snub effort to shut me up, says Azmin

It is customary to have the deputy president launch such events.

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PKR youth snub effort to shut me up, says Azmin