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Mind your national language

Acceptance is best through encouragement, not by threats or force.

Sunday, 26 Jun 2022 11:00 AM · 3 comments

Mind your national language

Free rides that lead you to more questions

Public transport needs more than taxpayer-funded publicity stunts to boost passenger numbers.

Friday, 24 Jun 2022 11:00 AM

Free rides that lead you to more questions

When the milk of human kindness runs dry

It is inhumane, not to mention illogical, to turn flood disasters into tourist attractions.

Tuesday, 21 Jun 2022 12:42 PM · 2 comments

When the milk of human kindness runs dry

Najib goes off track with train ride

Is there more than meets the eye behind MRT ‘joyride’ invitation?

Saturday, 18 Jun 2022 11:00 AM · 4 comments

Najib goes off track with train ride

When Orang Asli cultural traditions are reduced to mere artefacts

Tenaga Nasional mini gallery initiative seems mere tokenism to appease affected indigenous communities from dam project.

Thursday, 16 Jun 2022 11:00 AM

When Orang Asli cultural traditions are reduced to mere artefacts


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Much ado about Bon Odori

Malaysians question whether PAS’ objection to Japan festival is an attempt to burnish Islamic credentials prior to GE15.

Monday, 13 Jun 2022 11:00 AM · 1 comment

Much ado about Bon Odori

Suhakam sans commissioners

Absence of guiding hand in human rights sets an ominous tone for nation’s commitment to protecting people.

Friday, 10 Jun 2022 11:00 AM

Suhakam sans commissioners

How to make corruption ugly to Malaysian youth

Integrity course aside, politicians and civil servants cannot be unsavoury role models.

Tuesday, 07 Jun 2022 07:00 AM

How to make corruption ugly to Malaysian youth

Why did the chicken cross the road?

Increasingly rare bird is now worth more than any frog.

Saturday, 04 Jun 2022 11:00 AM · 1 comment

Why did the chicken cross the road?

Dzulkefly Ahmad exits to make a difference in Malaysian politics

Paving way for young leaders a breath of fresh air.

Thursday, 02 Jun 2022 11:00 AM

Dzulkefly Ahmad exits to make a difference in Malaysian politics

Seeking truth and compassion in UUM

Institution of higher learning must not deny grieving father's search for truth and closure.

Monday, 30 May 2022 11:00 AM

Seeking truth and compassion in UUM

Unmask the corrupt who exploited pandemic for own gain

Those who benefited from suffering of others must be punished.

Thursday, 26 May 2022 10:52 AM · 1 comment

Unmask the corrupt who exploited pandemic for own gain

When food can’t be bought, even with money

Short-term gains should not bedazzle us into believing sustenance can always be purchased.

Monday, 23 May 2022 04:25 PM · 1 comment

When food can’t be bought, even with money

Beyond the call to end racial politics

The likes of Bersatu’s Saifuddin Abdullah can help tackle discrimination with tangible measures.

Wednesday, 18 May 2022 08:25 PM

Beyond the call to end racial politics

When a debate takes the cake

Najib becomes social media’s Marie Antoinette for comments about economy, benefits for the poor.

Monday, 16 May 2022 10:48 AM

When a debate takes the cake


Police escort to show the world one has arrived

Certain sections of powers-that-be tend to blur line separating state from private domain.

Thursday, 12 May 2022 11:00 AM · 5 comments

Police escort to show the world one has arrived

Why the ‘Anwar v Najib’ debate must go on

Critics wonder why opposition leader chose convicted ex-PM as sparring partner.

Monday, 09 May 2022 07:00 AM · 1 comment

Why the ‘Anwar v Najib’ debate must go on

Costly display of Sabah’s intent to progress

Accomplished development projects are the best testimony to a sitting government’s good intention.

Wednesday, 04 May 2022 07:00 PM

Costly display of Sabah’s intent to progress

The making of lajak cyclists

Youngsters flaunt acrobatics that evoke shock, horror and anger among the public.

Wednesday, 27 Apr 2022 01:21 PM

The making of lajak cyclists

Pitching a tent big enough for the general election

The thought of unity seems to be a pipe dream for a Pakatan coalition beset by bickering and indecision.

Sunday, 24 Apr 2022 11:58 AM

Pitching a tent big enough for the general election

Education Ministry fails test of transparency

Officials' failure to appear before select committee to answer allegations of recycled exam questions disrespectful, disturbing.

Thursday, 21 Apr 2022 11:58 AM

Education Ministry fails test of transparency

It takes 2 to bungle

Embarassing diplomatic muddle in Dubai raises many questions.

Friday, 15 Apr 2022 11:00 AM · 1 comment

It takes 2 to bungle

A hunger for respect and understanding in Ramadan

Fasting should not cause hardship to non-Muslims, especially in a diverse society such as ours.

Sunday, 10 Apr 2022 04:15 PM

A hunger for respect and understanding in Ramadan

Proponents of anti-party hopping should not face hurdles

It is time that ‘hoppers’ themselves get properly identified.

Saturday, 09 Apr 2022 11:00 AM

Proponents of anti-party hopping should not face hurdles

It’s lonely being Bersatu

Muyhiddin proves the wisdom of the adage, 'Don't burn your bridges'.

Wednesday, 06 Apr 2022 10:55 AM · 1 comment

It’s lonely being Bersatu