Wong Chun Wai

Recent and archived articles by Wong Chun Wai

23 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

News a big shock to Chong Wei’s ‘makan’ buddies

Petaling jaya: Badminton hero Datuk Lee Chong Wei loves his food. He is, after all, a true-blue Penangite.

23 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Believe it or not

Stranger things have happened post-general elections, but losers seeking the winning party’s advice is certainly curious.

Raising eyebrows: Both Hishammuddin and Dr Ahmad Zahid have met up with Dr Mahathir since GE14.
16 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

A question of faith

The deal was sealed, yet, for inexplicable reasons, PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s route to the top is being challenged … from within.

11 Sep 2018 | 11:40 AM

Sources: Anwar to contest Negri seat

PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim will contest a parliamentary seat in Negri Sembilan in a by-election.

9 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Waiting in the wings

He has survived political upheaval, character assassination, national humiliation and a variety of other misfortunes, yet Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim waits patiently for his calling.

Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim
2 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

When the right words count

With the national debt in the state that it’s in, we simply can’t afford to turn away well-meaning foreign investment.

Alarm bells: Dr Mahathir caused a stir across China and Hong Kong when he said foreigners were banned from buying residential units in the US100bil (RM410bil) Forest City project in Johor.
26 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Hate destroys the hater

IT’S a subject most Malaysians, and that includes prominent civil rights advocates, shy away from – the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) conundrum is regarded too controversial, taboo even.

Taboo subject: The Merdeka exhibition, Stripes and Strokes , that is causing some Malaysians sleepless nights over photographs of LGBT activists.
25 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

King not conferring awards on official birthday this year

KUALA LUMPUR: In an unprecedented move, the King will not be conferring any titles during the Yang di-Pertuan Agong’s official birthday celebration on Sept 9, according to royal sources.

Sultan Muhammad V inspecting a guard of honour. - Filepic
24 Aug 2018 | 6:23 PM

The King will not confer any titles on his birthday this year

KUALA LUMPUR: For the first time ever, the Yang Di-Pertuan Agong will not be conferring any titles during his official birthday celebrations on Sept 9, according to royal sources.

19 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Good grace under pressure

BY Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s admission, the Pakatan Harapan didn’t expect to win the general election. So, the new federal government is finding itself biting more than it can chew having made “too many promises”, and is now struggling to fulfil its election pledges.