Section : Forum/Letter/Opinion

Malay unity — is it achievable?

ANALYSIS Last Friday the Prime Minister made a surprise and controversial proposal. He suggested that all Malay-based parties in the country including his former party Umno should join Bersatu. The…

What did Nancy really say?

VIEWPOINT By DAH IKHWAN BATANG Sadong MP Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri was so incensed when she was reported in the papers for claiming that Sarawakians still want Datuk Seri Najib Razak back…

What is the ripe age to vote?

ANALYSIS ‘Malaysia is among the last few nations that allow only 21-year-olds to vote. The others include Singapore, Samaoa, Soloman Islands, Lebanon, Tonga, Tokelau, and Oman.’ If amendments to the…

Urgent need for proactive steps

There will likely be no end to the environmental issues plaguing Pasir Gudang, Johor, if the authorities fail to draw up proactive measures to curtail the dumping of toxic wastes…

Let paternity leave be

The push for paternity leave is gaining steam across the country. And I have read in the media that various politicians and friends have expressed their support for the proposal…