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A disservice to orangutans

Malaysian politicians seem to be taking endangered animal for granted.

Tuesday, 28 May 2024 08:00 AM

A disservice to orangutans

What happens when you’re ‘Just Joking!’ in Malaysia

People should not be afraid to laugh at themselves. 

Friday, 24 May 2024 08:00 AM

What happens when you’re ‘Just Joking!’ in Malaysia

Malaysia’s struggle to stay healthy

Surveys show obesity on the rise among children and adults.

Thursday, 23 May 2024 08:00 AM · 1 comment

Malaysia’s struggle to stay healthy

When it comes to religion, respect is a two-way street

Monitor, combat insults against non-Islamic faiths too.

Tuesday, 21 May 2024 08:00 AM

When it comes to religion, respect is a two-way street

Rooting out causes of fallen trees

Must more be felled in a knee-jerk reaction to recent events?

Friday, 17 May 2024 08:00 AM

Rooting out causes of fallen trees


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How press freedom is curbed in Malaysia

From print permits to press cards, media can be muzzled in relatively subtle ways.

Saturday, 11 May 2024 08:00 AM

How press freedom is curbed in Malaysia

Of fake titles and entitlement

Not every Datuk deserves respect and admiration.

Thursday, 09 May 2024 08:00 AM

Of fake titles and entitlement

Appealing to baser instincts in Kuala Kubu Baharu

Race and religion rear their heads once more on the campaign trail.

Friday, 03 May 2024 08:00 AM

Appealing to baser instincts in Kuala Kubu Baharu

The line between Raya and ‘pilihanraya’

Did the recent state-sponsored open house in KKB breach election law?

Monday, 29 Apr 2024 08:00 AM

The line between Raya and ‘pilihanraya’

Troubling state of human rights in Malaysia

International reports bring country into disrepute.

Friday, 26 Apr 2024 08:00 AM

Troubling state of human rights in Malaysia

‘Rat route’ to being Malaysian

15 Chinese men in Perak who helped Malay travellers deserve applause.

Tuesday, 23 Apr 2024 08:00 AM

‘Rat route’ to being Malaysian

It's Malaysian politics, stupid

Ministers resort to name-calling.

Saturday, 20 Apr 2024 08:00 AM · 1 comment

It's Malaysian politics, stupid

Why is the government’s communication strategy failing?

After more than 2 years in business, the new administration continues to struggle to communicate effectively. 

Thursday, 11 Apr 2024 08:00 AM

Why is the government’s communication strategy failing?

Much ado about student dress code

Should universities dictate what young scholars are allowed to wear?

Tuesday, 09 Apr 2024 08:00 AM · 1 comment

Much ado about student dress code

One nation, 2 standards

Some appear to have a free pass to insult minorities, others are punished for the slightest slip in language.

Saturday, 06 Apr 2024 08:00 AM

One nation, 2 standards


Hunger for a peaceful Ramadan

Muslims must refrain from not only food but all manner of sin.

Friday, 05 Apr 2024 11:00 AM

Hunger for a peaceful Ramadan

Pakatan-BN youth leaders must hold dialogue over ‘Allah’ socks furore

Those stoking hatred and violence must be stopped.

Thursday, 04 Apr 2024 11:00 AM

Pakatan-BN youth leaders must hold dialogue over ‘Allah’ socks furore

Dr Mahathir’s ‘Indian problem’

Loyalty to the country is more than just about language and culture.

Wednesday, 17 Jan 2024 07:00 AM · 2 comments

Dr Mahathir’s ‘Indian problem’

Ignoring history puts Malaysia at risk of losing her soul

It is time we expose the young to a more inclusive narrative about the country’s past.

Tuesday, 16 Jan 2024 07:00 AM

Ignoring history puts Malaysia at risk of losing her soul

Why would prostitution be ‘halal’ for foreigners?

An actor’s suggestion pushes us to question our beliefs about them.

Friday, 12 Jan 2024 07:00 AM

Why would prostitution be ‘halal’ for foreigners?

The Dubai movers

Would our politicians have had time to fly all the way to another country to plan a coup?

Sunday, 07 Jan 2024 07:00 AM · 2 comments

The Dubai movers

Looking back at 2023

New year offers hope for some, continuing misery and nightmare for others.

Wednesday, 03 Jan 2024 07:00 AM

Looking back at 2023

Educating kids of misfortune

Children deserve chance to reach their full potential.

Saturday, 30 Dec 2023 07:00 AM

Educating kids of misfortune

Amanah to serve diverse Malaysians

Party takes vital step towards forging moderate, just, progressive, harmonious Malaysia.

Tuesday, 26 Dec 2023 07:00 AM

Amanah to serve diverse Malaysians

All too easy to apologise after offending Indians

When will the community be treated with more consideration? 

Monday, 25 Dec 2023 07:00 AM · 4 comments

All too easy to apologise after offending Indians