Author Archives: Karambir Singh

Deepavali in Sarawak

For me, religious festivals and celebrations have become an important way to teach my children about how we can transform living with diversity from the superficial ‘I eat ethnic food’,…

Referendum ordinance for Sarawak?

The government should train and direct the people in their acquisition of political knowledge and ability, thereby enabling them to exercise the powers of election, recall, initiative, and referendum. –…

End-of-life vehicle policy

The ELV needs to be introduced with tax incentives or carry forward tax. Car owners should be entitled to a one-time tax exemption that can be carried forward for the…

Statesmanship, the Sarawak way

The Cambridge English Dictionary defines a statesman as “an experienced politician, especially one who is respected for making good judgments”. On August 22 Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun…