Malaysia

Karpal Singh, a man for true believers of justice

As I sat here at my home in Penang at 4 am in the morning of April 17, 2014, waiting for my driver to come and pick me up to go to the Ipoh Hospital, I felt numb by the shocking news relayed to my wife Betty through my sister Hui Ying an hour earlier. I had gone to bed early as I was unwell and was still groggy when the import of... Read More

A woman cries as the late Karpal Singh

A woman cries as the late Karpal Singh's body arrives at his house in Utama Road in Penang. After a lifetime of service to the country, the Penang government will acknowledge Karpal Singh's contributions by giving him a funeral with state honours. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Hasnoor Hussain, April 18, 2014.

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