K. Kabilan

Kabilan is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

E-mail: [email protected]


3 months ago

Is it game over for Dr Mahathir?

Has the wily politician been forced into a tight spot that even he can't wriggle out of?

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Is it game over for Dr Mahathir?

3 months ago

The 3 choices in front of Agong

Political imbroglio set to end with either Dr Mahathir Mohamad or Anwar Ibrahim as PM, snap elections.

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The 3 choices in front of Agong

3 months ago

Dr Mahathir’s resignation still as shocking as first time

18 years ago, then PM shocked nation with announcement but this time, appears to throw in the towel for good.

Dr Mahathir’s resignation still as shocking as first time

1 year ago

Tamil Nesan to close end January

After 10 years of losses, Malaysia's oldest Tamil newspaper will cease publication on January 31.

Tamil Nesan to close end January

1 year ago

Uneasy calm over Seafield temple

Peace unlikely to hold until the temple's land dispute is settled

Uneasy calm over Seafield temple


1 year ago

Selangor to take over temple land, say sources

Directive issued by PM, announcement to be made by MB tomorrow, insiders reveal.

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Selangor to take over temple land, say sources

1 year ago

Thousands of devotees gather at attacked Hindu temple

A witness say the scene looks like a 'mini Thaipusam'.

Thousands of devotees gather at attacked Hindu temple

1 year ago

Seafield temple attack: property dispute or larger issue at play?

Police must move quickly to contain the situation as racial undertones begin to come into play.

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Seafield temple attack: property dispute or larger issue at play?

1 year ago

Citizens’ green initiatives meet with blank response in Penang

Report on hillside clearing and construction submitted last month ignored, say activists, 10 days after Bukit Kukus tragedy.

Citizens’ green initiatives meet with blank response in Penang

1 year ago

Rise of new ‘opposition’ in Penang

With parties like Umno and MCA missing in action, civil society activists have stepped up to challenge DAP-led administration.

Rise of new ‘opposition’ in Penang

1 year ago

Who benefits from Penang’s mega projects?

Activists question whether they are truly being built for the people, or merely to enrich developers.

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Who benefits from Penang’s mega projects?

1 year ago

I have my eye on you, Anwar tells ministers

Incoming PKR president says he will criticise cabinet members should the need arise.

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I have my eye on you, Anwar tells ministers

1 year ago

Affirmative action for all deserving of support, says Anwar

PKR president-elect tells Bumiputeras there is no need to worry about being denied opportunities.

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Affirmative action for all deserving of support, says Anwar

1 year ago

Bring back Bank Bumiputra, Putrajaya told

Economic forum panellist says there’s a need again for a bank aimed at aiding bumi businesses.

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Bring back Bank Bumiputra, Putrajaya told

1 year ago

Law needed to punish Bumi traitors for economic sabotage, says Abu Kassim

A powerful and greedy few have betrayed the community but we are unable to punish them, says National Centre for Governance, Integrity and Anti-Corruption chief.

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Law needed to punish Bumi traitors for economic sabotage, says Abu Kassim