How to view Malaysiakini via proxy server

Is there more (something bigger going on behind the scenes) to the alternative media sites being hacked? After Malaysia Today and Free Malaysia Today (FMT) earlier, now it’s the turn of Malaysiakini to be inaccessible to readers. You can still get your Malaysiakini fix though, here’s how: 5 easy steps (1) Go to as … Continue reading

Is Malay Mail so desperate for publicity?

by Eyes Wide Open Yesterday Reina posed some very pertinent questions about why the Chief Editor of the Malay Mail, Ahiruddin Attan (better known as Rocky) cried “Thief, Thief!” in his blog when Malaysia Today carried the Malay Mail’s scoop on the MIC’s dark secret. Reina wrote: “More importantly: Why did Rocky make this ‘Thief! … Continue reading


by Reina SCOOPS are to die for. It is so orgasmic, better than sex even. Because you see your name in print, the story you wrote is being read by thousands of people, when you are out at parties or gatherings and people recall seeing your name in print. The recognition, the gratitude people show … Continue reading

From maturity to maturity

By Reina NEWS of a group of Malay-Muslim protesters threatening bloodshed unless the Selangor government stopped the construction of a Hindu temple in Shah Alam spread like wildfire over the Internet (See MalaysiaKini and Malaysian Insider for full report.) Responses over the issue rushed in just as fast with almost all the commentators in these … Continue reading