Joceline Tan

Recent and archived articles by Joceline Tan

17 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘Homecoming’ of rebels kicks up a stink in Umno

PETALING JAYA: There has been a storm of opinions in the mobile chat groups of Umno members regarding news that the six MPs who quit the party will be allowed back into the party.

16 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Broken bridge between Anwar and Azmin

DATUK Seri Azmin Ali has clearly become the man to watch among Singapore’s political elite.

Bad chemistry: Ties between Anwar and Azmin have gone south barely two months after the former took over the party’s presidency.
12 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Testing the waters in highland seat

IN the old days, a by-election just weeks before Chinese New Year would have been seen as an early angpow for the constituency concerned.

31 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Is Azmin burning his bridges?

The relationship between PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and his deputy has sunk to an all-time low and the talk is that Datuk Seri Azmin Ali has taken matters to a point of no return.

Fun outing: The families of Azmin and Hishammuddin holidaying in Morocco.
30 Dec 2018 | 12:15 PM

Azmin, Hisham 'reunited' in Morocco

PETALING JAYA: A photo of the families of Datuk Seri Azmin Ali and Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein holidaying in Morocco is bound to fan speculation of the leadership split developing in PKR.

27 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Party riding on the coattails of Dr M

IT has been a momentous year for Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad but the second time around as Prime Minister has not been the dream ride that many thought it would be.

22 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

New Umno No.1 aims to stop the bleeding

Analysis by Joceline Tan
NO one in the party, not even Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan himself, ever saw him becoming Umno’s No 1 – but there he was on Friday afternoon chairing his first supreme council meeting as the deputy president taking on the duties of the president.

16 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Umno divided over Pakatan PM

Datuk Seri Azmin Ali and Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein are allegedly the hidden hands behind garnering support for Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

10 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Wake-up call for Pakatan govt

The Islamic flavour, the sheer numbers and single-minded purpose of protesters at the anti-Icerd rally means that the government cannot afford to ignore what the Malays want.

7 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Powerful signals expected from both rallies

At the heart of tomorrow’s mass gatherings – one advocating the human rights charter and the other revolving around Malay rights and Islam – lies the fact that race and religion continue to divide the nation.