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Mahathir’s snides and homour

May 28, 2010

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27 May : Dr Mahathir  said that PM Najib Abdul Razak still has a lot of work to do before considering the recent negotiations with Singapore a success. He pointed out 3 issues – the price of water to be supplied to Singapore after 2011, the Central Provident Fund contributions for Malaysians working in Singapore […]

Food Matters – Review of one of the best health documentary

May 28, 2010

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“Let thy Food be thy Medicine and thy Medicine be thy Food” – Hippocrates.  – That is the message from the founding father of modern medicine echoed in the controversial new documentary film Food Matters from Producer-Directors James Colquhoun and Laurentine ten Bosch. My son passed me this movie more than a year ago but […]

NAJIB – no.1 NEGOTIATER

May 26, 2010

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24 May : Kudos to our Prime Minister Najib on his successful negotiation and agreement with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong over the Tanjong Pagar Railway Station . He now appears to be our number 1 negotiator as he concluded the deal in only ONE day. Shame to our previous Prime Ministers Mahathir and […]

Foxconn Suicides – APPLE is sad about it

May 26, 2010

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The Star May 26 : APPLE says ‘saddened” by string of suicides at Foxconn HONG KONG (Reuters) – Apple Inc said on Wednesday that it was saddened by a recent spate of apparent suicides at Foxconn, one of its key production partners, and would continue ongoing inspections of all facilities where its products are made.“We […]

BE a VOTER – Exercise your right to do it

May 26, 2010

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Promoting the efforts of this group of concerned citizens  to have all potential voters registered. All info posted obtained from brochures and additional information can be found at www.dosomethingepic.net :   WHY SHOULD I VOTE ? This is how your voice, thoughts and opinions are translated into something the government and political parties can hear.Your […]

DELL STREAK on Android – a smaller alternative to iPAD

May 25, 2010

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More features than Apple iPAD but on a smaller screen 5″ – reminds me of my previous htc Athena X7510 and Dopod U1000. Wonder whether  it can be available online for Malaysians  in Dell website ? Watch the video – unit looks very slick and smooth http://en.community.dell.com/dell-blogs/b/direct2dell/archive/2010/05/25/dell-streak-the-versatile-5-inch-android-tablet.aspx http://www.engadget.com/2010/05/25/dell-streak-official-exclusive-to-o2-uk-in-early-june/ http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2010/05/25/businessinsider-sorry-but-the-dell-streak-is-no-threat-to-apple-ipad-maybe-to-ipod-touch-2010-5.DTL http://www.pcworld.com/article/197070/dell_streak_tablet_coming_this_summer.html http://pocketnow.com/tech-news/dell-streak-5-inch-tablet-smartphone-will-come-to-us-in-summer-uk-in-june http://www.androidcentral.com/dell-streak-gets-official-announcement-specs News release from […]

Raja Petra Kamaruddin Speech at London on 22 May

May 25, 2010

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Raja Petra Kamarudin,  now in exile gave a talk on 22 May at London about his detention experiences under the ISA and the need for greater Transparency and Accountability in Malaysian politics. The talk was hosted by the Solicitors International Human Rights Group ( SIHRG ) which addresses human rights issues in the UK and […]