Bhag Singh

Recent and archived articles by Bhag Singh

27 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

When law and politics are entwined

WITH the year coming to an end soon, it is appropriate for me to look at the events of 2018.

13 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

A storm of ignorance and distortion

If people bothered to understand the principles behind Icerd, there probably would be less concern and agitation over the UN convention.

29 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ominous times ahead

AS we come to the end of the year, citizens are relieved over the developments that have taken place. In today’s environment it is difficult to deal with legal issues in isolation without going into and touching on things political.

15 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

The future rests on freedom and integrity

Malaysia’s feelgood factor won’t last if people can’t speak their mind and corruption goes unpunished.

1 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

When comments may lead to contempt

I RECENTLY wrote about the Anti-Fake News Act and the Sedition Act. Some readers are asking why I have not been commenting on the country’s current issues, particularly regarding vessels of one type or another.

18 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Keep the Sedition Act!

The repeal of the Sedition Act should not be rushed into, it should either be amended or replaced by another Act.

4 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Senate mindset must change

By voting against the Bill to repeal the Anti-Fake News Act, some senators have ignored what the rakyat want.

20 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Anwar’s PD move makes sense

IN MY column, I have always aimed at making readers aware of the legal issues involved in different situations in an objective manner. I have not joined a political party since I started working, but today I have decided after much reflection to write on a political matter.

6 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Controversial law still has a place

WE celebrated National Day last week with the usual pomp and pageantry. It is a reminder that our country’s independence is precious and that we must always appreciate and safeguard it.

23 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Direct to Industrial Court?

Doing away with screening process for employees complaining of unfair dismissal will save time and ensure fairness.