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Thousands rally to support Hong Kong police

Thousands are protesting outside Hong Kong's parliament in support of the police as they face criticism over the use of tear gas and bullets.

Unacceptable, says Pastor Koh’s wife on task force composition

Susanna Liew also rubbishes minister’s contention that it will be sub judice to investigate the case related to her husband and calls for the task force to probe the disappearance of Koh and Amri Che Mat simultaneously.

What’s the point of coverage if CM’s face is never shown,...

Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah says RTM may have provided coverage for 181 activities involving the chief minister and other ministers in the state but that it never shows their faces on TV.

I have used ‘dictator’ before to describe Dr M, says Nurul...

The Permatang Pauh MP says she doesn't understand why the term has become problematic after she used it during an interview with a Singapore newspaper.

I will challenge contempt charges, says lawyer

Arun Kasi maintains that his comments published in an online portal on a Federal Court proceeding are 'constructive criticism'.

Stop your attacks on fellow ministers, Kit Siang tells PH leaders

Veteran DAP leader urges them to agree to standard operating procedures for expression of criticism or even attacks on other leaders.

Alderweireld says criticism of Tottenham is good sign

Tottenham Hotspur defender Toby Alderweireld believes that the criticism aimed at the club highlights their tremendous improvement over recent years.

Minister gets flak over Najib pics during mid-term review speech

Some social media users urge Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok to be more professional, while others voice support for her post.

Vietnam jails another Facebook user for comments critical of government

Despite sweeping economic reform and increasing openness to social change, Vietnam's ruling Communist Party retains tight media censorship and does not tolerate criticism.

It’s the truth, ex-army man says on criticism of Mat Sabu

Mior Rosli says he will continue his criticism until ministers like Mohamad Sabu shape up.

We are patient with new ministers, but not forever, ex-servicemen say

The National Patriots Association distances itself from an article criticising the defence minister, saying its author is no longer part of the group.

We expect better from PH, Ambiga defends criticism of new govt

The prominent lawyer says she will continue to speak out because not doing so will be a betrayal to the nation.

Stop bashing the Malays

By all means, single out particular groups of Malays to berate, but it is unfair for anyone to berate the Malays as a whole.

Obama rebukes Trump as he enters midterm political fight

Obama delivered a sharp rebuke of his successor and decried what he said was the failure of Republicans to serve as a check.

Charges against Guan Eng dropped due to fresh evidence, says AGC

The Attorney-General’s Chambers also denies that Tommy Thomas had anything to do with the decision to drop the corruption charges against Lim Guan Eng and Phang Li Koon.

Marina takes up dad’s ‘offer’ to be critical of PH —...

Vocal rights activist says she has been speaking up regularly in the past.

Criticisms justified as promises unfulfilled, admits Dr M

PM says it is known fact that most of new Cabinet members in his government lack experience needed in running country.

Trump orders flags lowered for McCain following criticism

Flags flew at full-staff for much of the day at the White House, in contrast to honours the late senator received elsewhere in Washington and across the country.

Fukushima nuclear statue ignites online furore

The statue was intended to be a symbol of hope but critics said it was insensitive to the plight of Fukushima as it continues to struggle with radioactive contamination from the 2011 meltdown.

Netflix’s ‘Insatiable’ accused of fat-shaming, homophobia

The story is about overweight teen Patty, who is bullied incessantly until an accident she's involved in requires her jaw be wired shut - resulting in significant weight loss.

Chinese media keep up drumbeat of criticism of US

Commentaries in the People's Daily, China's top newspaper, likened the United States to a bull in a China shop running roughshod over the rules of global trade.

ITF defend US$3 billion Davis Cup revamp despite criticism

The ITF said the Davis Cup's new guise as the World Cup of Tennis would safeguard the future of the sport.

Greek PM visits wildfire-stricken town after criticism

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has been attacked by opposition parties for the government's handling of the disaster, which also left dozens injured.

Emery respects Ozil’s Germany choice, says Arsenal is his ‘home’

Ozil was the target of criticism for his performances during Germany's disappointing World Cup in Russia, as well as for his meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in May.