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Migrant workers’ infections our woes, too

End raids, do more voluntarily testing if we want to to end transmission of diseases, Covid-19.

1 day ago

Migrant workers’ infections our woes, too

Optical shops, parks... how about restaurant hours?

After 10 months of acting first, planning later, govt still fishing in soup for eatery rules.

3 days ago

Optical shops, parks... how about restaurant hours?

Why Shahidan’s appointment ruffles women’s feathers  

Arau MP previously charged with molesting a 15-year-old in October 2018.

4 days ago

Why Shahidan’s appointment ruffles women’s feathers  

Two lockdowns, one emergency and an epidemic

After shock ousting of Pakatan last year, Malaysians are luckily now prepared for nasty surprises from their politicians. 

6 days ago

Two lockdowns, one emergency and an epidemic

Nasi goreng leader’s snap polls logic

New BN sec-gen takes umbrage at ‘non-educated’ Malaysians’ objections to politicking as pandemic rages on.

1 week ago · 2 comments

Nasi goreng leader’s snap polls logic


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Why driving around Penang in a Mercedes is a bad idea

Disheartening for voters to see symbol of wealth in a time of crisis.

1 week ago · 4 comments

Why driving around Penang in a Mercedes is a bad idea

Problem with Pejuang, Muda rejections

Registrar of Societies should uphold constitution, allow freedom of expression.

1 week ago

Problem with Pejuang, Muda rejections

When MCA is left at sea 

Senior partner in BN deserves courtesy of being heard over Annuar Musa dismissal.

1 week ago · 2 comments

When MCA is left at sea 

Party membership that’s a steal

If Umno members are being bought over by Bersatu, then the party should take the opportunity to cleanse itself.

2 weeks ago

Party membership that’s a steal

Leaving 2020 with heavy baggage

People should derive strength, hope from those who sacrificed time, energy, resources to assist fellow Malaysians.

2 weeks ago · 1 comment

Leaving 2020 with heavy baggage

When roads are paved with potholes 

Kuala Langat PWD’s apology to Khairy Jamaluddin over offending patch raises eyebrows.

3 weeks ago · 1 comment

When roads are paved with potholes 

If the glove fits

Govt sends wrong signal by letting rule-breaking employer off with a slap on the wrist.

3 weeks ago · 1 comment

If the glove fits

The beef about corrupted meat

News of cartel selling far-from-halal meat to unsuspecting Malaysians shows extent of graft. 

3 weeks ago · 1 comment

The beef about corrupted meat

Housing cattle of migrant workers

Appalling living conditions render physical distancing an immense luxury, exposing them to infectious diseases.

3 weeks ago

Housing cattle of migrant workers

Holding back women is society’s loss

Malaysia has a deep resevoir of capable women who will make our, and their, future bright.

4 weeks ago

Holding back women is society’s loss


Speedboats no replacement for Penang heritage

It's the end of the line for iconic transport service.

1 month ago

Speedboats no replacement for Penang heritage

When names in Kedah are Greek to you

Northern state producing peculiar breed of leaders, civil servants.

1 month ago · 1 comment

When names in Kedah are Greek to you

Youthful zest for nation building

Volunteerism alive and well among young Malaysians.

1 month ago

Youthful zest for nation building

Building houses of worship and bridges

Interfaith group rightly cautions ministers against move for federal govt to identify ‘legal’, ‘illegal’ temples, churches.

1 month ago

Building houses of worship and bridges

When the Yang Berhormat insult

They resort to using horse manure to justify untenable statements.

1 month ago

When the Yang Berhormat insult

Drunk on racial slur in Kedah

PAS leader raises political temperature, trying to burnish Islamic credentials.

1 month ago

Drunk on racial slur in Kedah

Sidestepping human rights and Suhakam

Issues facing vulnerable and persecuted groups deserve Parliament's attention

1 month ago

Sidestepping human rights and Suhakam

Stand up and be counted

For MPs to do otherwise in parliament is to give voters the finger.

1 month ago · 1 comment

Stand up and be counted

Seeking historical accuracy about Pakatan’s fall

Angry Malaysians want focus on Covid-19-ravaged economy, not more politicking.

1 month ago · 4 comments

Seeking historical accuracy about Pakatan’s fall

When rules are changed to suit the day

Are there different laws for different folk – even though the virus doesn't discriminate?

1 month ago

When rules are changed to suit the day