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Dr Jeniri Amir

We aren’t questioning Lateefa’s appointment, but the way she was appointed!

ANALYSIS Undoubtedly, the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is the most appropriate and important agency to fight corruption head on. Public trust in the MACC is...

Celebrating the day of victory over a month of temptations

VIEWPOINT Today, Muslims in Malaysia and Indonesia are celebrating the “Festival of the Breaking of the Fast” or Hari Raya Adilfitri. They celebrate this day to...

Let’s not wait any longer! Make LRT a reality

The car has been the most popular method to travel within cities, small towns and rural areas in the past several decades including in...

Wealth inequality: A time bomb if unchecked and allowed to fester

ANALYSIS On December 17, 2010, Mohamed Bouazizi, 26, a street vendor who was originally from a village, set himself on fire outside the governor’s office...

The workings of Kaul as practised by the Melanaus

Kaul is essentially a presentation of offerings in the form of food and other items put in “serahang”, a woven receptacle on stilt, and...

MIC and MCA could face fight or flight situation

ANALYSIS MIC and MCA have given the Barisan Nasional (BN) supreme council an ultimatum — make sure secretary-general Datuk Seri Nazri Abdul Aziz doesn’t show...

Press freedom still a head-scratcher in Malaysia

We are supposed to embrace a new Malaysia now that Pakatan Harapan (PH) is in power with press freedom as one of the aspects...

We want more action, less rhetoric please

A promise is a declaration or assurance that one will do something or that a particular thing will happen. A promise is not to be...

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Don’t go home for Hari Raya, Gawai yet

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MP warns parents not to bring kids out

KUCHING: Parents are advised to take extra...