Ravin Palanisamy

Ravin is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight. You can follow him on Twitter.

E-mail: [email protected]


2 weeks ago

MACC summons Raub durian farmers

Orders are a subtle move to pressure them into signing deal with the company out to take their farms away, say growers.

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MACC summons Raub durian farmers

2 weeks ago

Rosmah’s ex-aide denies cutting deal to turn prosecution witness

Rizal Mansor disagrees with notion he did so for charges against him to be dropped. 

Rosmah’s ex-aide denies cutting deal to turn prosecution witness

2 weeks ago

Rosmah did not seek money for herself, aide tells high court

Rizal Mansor says Jepak Holdings sought to enlist wife of former PM to help make ‘political donation’.

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Rosmah did not seek money for herself, aide tells high court

2 weeks ago

Forget my ex, find my daughter, Indira tells IGP

Mother at the centre of protracted custody dispute says she just wants to know what happened to her daughter. 

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Forget my ex, find my daughter, Indira tells IGP

2 weeks ago

Vernacular schooling doesn’t determine patriotism, says academician

Professor points out that Chinese schools must be doing something right if Malays are sending their kids to them.

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Vernacular schooling doesn’t determine patriotism, says academician


2 weeks ago

Rosmah received RM6.5 million linked to solar hybrid project, says key witness

Ex-aide Rizal Mansor says the cash was delivered to her in two tranches.

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Rosmah received RM6.5 million linked to solar hybrid project, says key witness

2 weeks ago

Court dismisses Rosmah’s bid to stop media from reporting witness statement

Judge Mohamed Zaini Mazlan says he believes in the freedom of the press to report the trial.

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Court dismisses Rosmah’s bid to stop media from reporting witness statement

3 weeks ago

Witness says wasn’t misled by Rosmah’s aide to prepare agreement for solar project

Businessman Tee Kien Moon says Rizal Mansor had acted consistently throughout their dealings and there was no confusion.

Witness says wasn’t misled by Rosmah’s aide to prepare agreement for solar project

3 weeks ago

‘Ma’am’ wanted me to prepare agreement, says witness in Rosmah trial

Consultant Tee Kien Moon says he did not ask who 'ma'am' was as it was Rosmah's aide making the request.

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‘Ma’am’ wanted me to prepare agreement, says witness in Rosmah trial

3 weeks ago

Samka chairman tells Najib to stop politicising Raub farmers' troubles

Former PM should not speak if he's ignorant of the facts, says Chang Yee Chin.

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Samka chairman tells Najib to stop politicising Raub farmers' troubles

3 weeks ago

Water cut to last at least 4 days, says Air Selangor

Close to 1.2 million Klang Valley consumers suffer dry taps following river pollution caused by factory.

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Water cut to last at least 4 days, says Air Selangor

3 weeks ago

‘Home’ again in the streets of KL

Having left jobs and lodging arranged for them by City Hall, homeless folk explain why they prefer to live rough.

‘Home’ again in the streets of  KL

3 weeks ago

Raub durian farmers hit back at state-backed consortium over ‘lies’

The Save Musang King Alliance says farmers have not agreed to Royal Pahang's land legalisation scheme as claimed.

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Raub durian farmers hit back at state-backed consortium over ‘lies’

3 weeks ago

Raub farmers say will make up Pahang’s losses but want consortium out

Durian growers offer to pay years of owed taxes, share profits on condition 'profiteer' is not involved.

Raub farmers say will make up Pahang’s losses but want consortium out

4 weeks ago

No hope, no future for more than 4,000 guides

Tourism industry sees little way out as borders remain closed while pandemic rages on.

No hope, no future for more than 4,000 guides