Karpal Singh

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Karpal Singh’s Influence Runs Deep

By OOI KEE BENG The sudden demise of opposition leader Karpal Singh in the early hours of 17 April in a traffic accident on the North-South Highway outside Kampar in Malaysia has left many Malaysians saddened. The sadness is deepened by the thought that he had only a month ago been convicted of sedition. It … Continue reading


Funeral for a True Son of Penang

By OOI KEE BENG, Editorial, PENANG MONTHLY May 2014 The morning was soft and cloudy—but only for a while. By 10 am, the sun was blazing and having its usual relentless way with Penangites. Perhaps as many as 20,000 of us were already gathered outside the Dewan Sri Pinang, where the body of one of … Continue reading