Vancouver activists call for clean Malaysian election
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- Kayveas: I was sabotaged. ANAND, RAM // Malay Mail;10/22/2012, p6
The article reports on People's Progressive Party (PPP) president Datuk Seri M. Kayveas' allegation that Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu, a Barisan Nasional component party leader, has ordered his members not to vote for him in the 2008 Malaysian general election.
- Party urged to name candidates early. // Malay Mail;10/25/2012, p13
The article reports on the claim by United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) Veterans Club secretary Datuk Mustapha Yaakub that the party's leader should name their candidates for the 13th general election in Malaysia early to avoid sabotage within the party.
- Condos to go if BN wins. ANNUAR, AZRIL; SAGAYAM, ANDREW // Malay Mail;11/14/2012, p2
The article reports that the controversial Dolomite Park Avenue project under construction near Batu Caves will be scrapped in the Barisan National (BN) wins in the general election in Selangor, Malaysia.
- Three parliamentary and four state seats for Hindraf. // Malay Mail;5/21/2012, p4
The article reports plans of the Hindu Rights Actions Force (Hindraf) movement to contest three parliamentary and four state seats in Selangor, Malaysia in the coming general election.
- BN polls list almost ready. // Malay Mail;11/9/2012, p3
The article reports on the final stages of identifying constituencies for the candidates of the Barisan Nasional (BN) party for the 13th general election in Malaysia, as told by BN Deputy Chairman Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
- Zaid's quest for Pekan draws flak. // Malay Mail;11/9/2012, Special section p6
The article highlights the criticisms from politicians on the decision of former Kesejahteraan Insan Tanah Air (Kita) party President Datuk Zaid Ibrahim to contest for the Pekan parliamentary seat in the 13th general election in Malaysia.
- Malaysians overseas may get to vote in next polls. Nazari, Hamzah // Malay Mail;10/9/2012, p3
The article reports on the proposed amendments to the electoral guidelines in Malaysia that would give chance to Malaysians residing overseas to exercise their right to vote in the 13th general election.
- MIC and Gerakan deny allegation. NAZARI, HAMZAH; ANNUAR, AZRIL // Malay Mail;10/22/2012, p6
The article reports that former Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) vice-president Datuk S. Veerasingam and Gerakan deputy-president Datuk Chang Ko Youn have denied People's Progressive Party (PPP) president Datuk Serie M. Kayveas' allegation that they sabotaged his 2008 election candidacy.
- Australian rallies support Malaysian democracy movement. Boyle, Peter // Green Left Weekly;5/9/2012, Issue 921, p2
The article provides information on the protest by 500 members of non-governmental organizations Global Bersih 3.0 actions in Sydney, New South Wales for free and fair elections in Malaysia.