Guan Eng’s mistake – big deal or no big deal?

Yesterday in ‘Tsk, tsk, tsk, Guan Eng does it again’, we took a light dig at the Penang chief minister’s penchant for trying to outdo his Muslim colleagues and opponents in showing off Islamic credentials. Our readers Umar Rentaka and Ahmad Syafiq put in their rejoinders to our posting, saying: “Just a spelling mistake la” and … Continue reading

Tsk, tsk, tsk, Guan Eng does it again

By Sharifuddin A. Latiff If you’ll look at Lim Guan Eng’s blog @ you can see he posted his ‘Selamat Menyambut Ramadan Al-Mubarak’ message on Tuesday. Ref. screenshot above. He ends his greeting with ‘Amal maaruf nahi mungkar’ (wrong!) – a phrase which has become his state government’s de facto Islamic motto. In LGE’s … Continue reading