K. Kabilan

Kabilan is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

E-mail: [email protected]


Sunday, 27 Sep 2020 10:48 AM

Perfect recipe for chaos and instability

The many layers of parnterships and the large number of players involved makes the stability of GRS suspect. 

Perfect recipe for chaos and instability

Saturday, 29 Feb 2020 07:00 AM

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?

Thursday, 27 Feb 2020 07:00 AM

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

Tuesday, 25 Feb 2020 07:00 AM

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

Monday, 28 Jan 2019 11:26 PM

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


Saturday, 08 Dec 2018 07:00 AM

Uneasy calm over Seafield temple

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

Uneasy calm over Seafield temple

Wednesday, 28 Nov 2018 03:36 PM

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

Tuesday, 27 Nov 2018 12:00 AM

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

Monday, 26 Nov 2018 08:52 PM

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?

Monday, 29 Oct 2018 07:00 AM

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

Sunday, 28 Oct 2018 07:00 AM

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

Sunday, 28 Oct 2018 07:00 AM

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?

Saturday, 01 Sep 2018 09:02 PM

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

Saturday, 01 Sep 2018 07:42 PM

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

Saturday, 01 Sep 2018 05:28 PM

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