Jahabar Sadiq

Jahabar Sadiq runs The Malaysian Insight and has been a journalist since 1988. Follow him on Twitter.

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1 year ago

Muhyiddin’s clean govt vow stymies cabinet set-up

Umno, Bersatu with PKR rebels, including Azmin Ali’s gang, all want plum post.

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Muhyiddin’s clean govt vow stymies cabinet set-up

1 year ago

Mistrust, arrogance brought down Dr Mahathir’s govt

Pakatan Harapan’s sole goal to knock out Najib Razak, BN without any plan after that.

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Mistrust, arrogance brought down Dr Mahathir’s govt

1 year ago

Midnight breakthrough for new Pakatan govt

Renewed alliance keeps Dr Mahathir Mohamad as PM but Anwar Ibrahim will not be in the new administration.

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Midnight breakthrough for new Pakatan govt

1 year ago

Dr Mahathir’s plan good on paper, tricky in reality

Interim PM’s move could provide short-term political stability but time running out for nonagenarian to carry out plan for national interests.

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Dr Mahathir’s plan good on paper, tricky in reality

1 year ago

Dr Mahathir quits

Resignation letter sent to the King at 1pm today.

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Dr Mahathir quits


1 year ago

Malaysia, Pakatan damaged by recalcitrant MPs

Leaders are openly consorting with political foes from BN – some who are on trial for multiple corruption charges.

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Malaysia, Pakatan damaged by recalcitrant MPs

1 year ago

Focus on economy, not power

The Pakatan Harapan government needs to do more to get the economy up to speed.

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Focus on economy, not power

1 year ago

Freeing the fourth estate, finally

After 45 years of foot-dragging, a pro tem committee has been formed to set up a council to enable the media to regulate itself.

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Freeing the fourth estate, finally

1 year ago

A tale of two party assemblies

PKR’s raucous congress is in stark contrast to Umno’s orderly, though sullen, gathering.

A tale of two party assemblies

1 year ago

Same old players, same old stories

Malays have long enjoyed favourable policies and fortunes; to say that these are now under threat is a huge lie.

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Same old players, same old stories

1 year ago

Schooling Malaysia in faith

Missionary schools have always been a bastion of unity in a divided Malaysia, where education is paramount and faith is secondary.

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Schooling Malaysia in faith

1 year ago

Here we go, again

Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Anwar Ibrahim supporters should look at big picture – souring economy, bleak global outlook – instead of fighting over leadership.

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Here we go, again

1 year ago

A face-to-face, not a farce in our face

Some Pakatan politicians are showing that they are no different from their BN foes.

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A face-to-face, not a farce in our face

1 year ago

A day for Malaysians to take stock

We are on a long journey of turning separate ethnicities into one big family, one in which we don't simply tolerate, but respect one another.

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A day for Malaysians to take stock

1 year ago

What is your Merdeka?

We can choose to be the best Malaysians by doing our part to make the nation better.

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What is your Merdeka?