Sheridan Mahavera

Sheridan is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

E-mail: [email protected]


2 weeks ago

More than 380 Malaysians in Iran, Italy to be brought home

Two countries among the hardest hit by Covid-19 pandemic.

More than 380 Malaysians in Iran, Italy to be brought home

2 weeks ago

Economists urge Perikatan to continue Pakatan’s reforms

Investors will look for more than Shared Prosperity Vision 2030, want ‘meat’ like fight against graft.

Economists urge Perikatan to continue Pakatan’s reforms

2 weeks ago

Bringing back GST ‘risky’

Economists caution that unpopular tax may not be good idea during economic slowdown while a lower rate may not be feasible.

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Bringing back GST ‘risky’

3 weeks ago

Thaw in Singapore-Malaysia ties with Muhyiddin in charge

Analysts say Dr Mahathir Mohamad always suspicious of city-state, sparking tensions with neighbour.

Thaw in Singapore-Malaysia ties with Muhyiddin in charge

3 weeks ago

Top 10 jobs likely lost to IR 4.0

Automation, tech making many careers going way of the dodo.

Top 10 jobs likely lost to IR 4.0


3 weeks ago

English, problem-solving skills most in demand

Top jobs with critical shortage include software developers, graphic designers and data analysts, study finds.

English, problem-solving skills most in demand

3 weeks ago

Perikatan even more unstable than Pakatan, say analysts

After a week of the new pact coming into power, a cabinet has yet to be formed.

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Perikatan even more unstable than Pakatan, say analysts

3 weeks ago

Idrus Harun is new A-G

He replaces Tommy Thomas, who resigned last week.

Idrus Harun is new A-G

3 weeks ago

PAS, Umno to call the shots in Muhyiddin govt

Fears 99% Malay-Muslim administration will undo Pakatan Harapan reforms, cause race relations to deteriorate.

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PAS, Umno to call the shots in Muhyiddin govt

3 weeks ago

Sympathy for Pakatan might dull PAS, Umno edge

New govt polarises Malays, non-Malays along partisan lines and no way to gauge voters’ reaction to ‘traitors’.

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Sympathy for Pakatan might dull PAS, Umno edge

3 weeks ago

43,000 objections to plan to cut down Kuala Langat forest

Today last chance to submit feedback as Selangor moves to develop 931ha of the peat swamp area.

4 weeks ago

Rot in national schools stems from teachers’ lack of passion

Retired educators highlight mediocrity, negligence in the profession at the expense of students.

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Rot in national schools stems from teachers’ lack of passion

4 weeks ago

Continue predecessor’s good policies, next education minister urged

Educationist says policies need up to 10 years to bear fruit.

Continue predecessor’s good policies, next education minister urged

4 weeks ago

Former ruling pact keeps Kedah with ‘Pakatan Plus’ govt

6 reps from Bersatu, including MB, back Pakatan despite their party’s exit from coalition last week.

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Former ruling pact keeps Kedah with ‘Pakatan Plus’ govt

4 weeks ago

18-year-olds can’t vote if snap polls called

Undi-18 must run parallel with automatic voter registration, system not in place, says EC chief.

18-year-olds can’t vote if snap polls called