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‘Sexy’ dance in Buddhist temple rattles Kelantan politicians

Siamese community caught in crossfire between PKR and PAS.

Friday, 01 Dec 2023 07:00 AM

‘Sexy’ dance in Buddhist temple rattles Kelantan politicians

What reforms in Malaysia look like

Government must be open to discuss certain issues, ideas in the public domain.

Tuesday, 28 Nov 2023 07:00 AM

What reforms in Malaysia look like

Untying the knotty problem of single women

Their needs can be met by polygamous marriage, says a PAS leader.  

Saturday, 25 Nov 2023 07:00 AM

Untying the knotty problem of single women

A graduate calls out the unclothed emperor

Malaysian govt can’t keep ignoring appeals for meritocracy, better minority rights.  

Thursday, 23 Nov 2023 07:00 AM

A graduate calls out the unclothed emperor

Moral fibre in a troubled world

Education plays vital role in instilling humanitarian values in young people.

Monday, 20 Nov 2023 06:56 AM

Moral fibre in a troubled world



Lessons from Gaza

Human rights violations and hypocrisy rule the day.

Thursday, 16 Nov 2023 07:00 AM

Lessons from Gaza

Relative reality in Malaysian politics

Some politicians are better connected than others, according to Siti Mastura.

Tuesday, 14 Nov 2023 07:00 AM

Relative reality in Malaysian politics

Politicians playing new game of leapfrog

Bersatu MPs support Anwar without violating anti-party hopping law.

Saturday, 11 Nov 2023 07:00 AM

Politicians playing new game of leapfrog

When lawmakers play hooky

Naming the absentees publicly may be the answer.

Friday, 10 Nov 2023 07:00 AM

When lawmakers play hooky

Seeking errant Orang Asli groups

Unethical parties must be named so that others do not fall under suspicion.

Wednesday, 08 Nov 2023 07:00 AM

Seeking errant Orang Asli groups

Enough isn’t enough in the Israel-Gaza war

How many more Palestinians have to be slaughtered before the Zionist regime ceases its attacks?

Saturday, 04 Nov 2023 07:00 AM · 1 comment

Enough isn’t enough in the Israel-Gaza war

Teaching violence in school

Children ill-equipped to understand Israel-Palestine conflict.

Monday, 30 Oct 2023 07:00 AM

Teaching violence in school

Nothing but ‘sorry’ for Indian community

Pharmacy ad just another hit at local minority without meaningful consequences.

Sunday, 29 Oct 2023 06:30 PM · 1 comment

Nothing but ‘sorry’ for Indian community

Langkawi MP sees beyond shorts

Suhaimi Abdullah may have a wild imagination on dressing, but doesn’t skirt around drug addiction.

Sunday, 29 Oct 2023 06:06 AM

Langkawi MP sees beyond shorts

When name-calling does not promote democracy

Usage of offensive words likely to generate more heat than substance.

Thursday, 26 Oct 2023 07:00 AM

When name-calling does not promote democracy


Tiger won't change its stripes

Censorship board demands have compelled Cannes International Critics' Week winner to disown her film.

Sunday, 22 Oct 2023 07:00 AM

Tiger won't change its stripes

Injustice visits Frankfurt Book Fair

Malaysia protests organisers’ pro-Israeli stance.

Wednesday, 18 Oct 2023 07:00 AM

Injustice visits Frankfurt Book Fair

Minorities are not mere votes

Shouldn’t citizens have rights that come with citizenship?

Sunday, 15 Oct 2023 07:00 AM

Minorities are not mere votes

The unsettling issue of Palestine

Lasting peace in the region can only be attained when Israel and its Western allies address the root causes of the decades-long conflict.

Wednesday, 11 Oct 2023 07:00 AM · 1 comment

The unsettling issue of Palestine

When lorry drivers are driven to the limit

Low wages, deadlines make for long, exhausting trips.

Sunday, 08 Oct 2023 07:00 AM

When lorry drivers are driven to the limit

The disabling insensitivity of Malaysians

People must be taught to respect rights of the disabled.

Thursday, 05 Oct 2023 07:00 AM · 1 comment

The disabling insensitivity of Malaysians

What's behind Malaysia’s brain drain?

It’s really about our people finding a sense of belonging in their own country.

Wednesday, 04 Oct 2023 07:00 AM · 1 comment

What's behind Malaysia’s brain drain?

Giving constitutional protection to nature

Human beings and the environment are inextricably linked.

Friday, 29 Sep 2023 07:00 AM

Giving constitutional protection to nature

A deficient democracy

Curbing freedoms of speech and the media should only be allowed for reasons of security, public order or morality.

Tuesday, 26 Sep 2023 07:00 AM

A deficient democracy

Making ringgit and sense of Malaysian lawmakers

Pension scheme for MPs under the spotlight.

Saturday, 23 Sep 2023 07:00 AM

Making ringgit and sense of Malaysian lawmakers