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Politics take a back seat for now

KUCHING: It is still too premature and not an opportune time to talk about the general election and logos of political parties, said a political observer. In saying this, Datuk Peter Minos pointed out that the nation was currently engrossed...

Let’s fight Covid-19 as one

KUCHING: The Sarawak government has urged the people to unite as one to fight their common enemy — Covid-19. In making the call, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg pointed out that recently, the country’s political crisis had...

Exiting the darkness

But stars cannot shine without darkness.— Anon The unknown, the unknowable and, by extension, total ignorance, repose in darkness as a choice. In politics, the unknown and unknowable are legislatively protected and placated by the Official Secrets Act, oaths of secrecy...

Public health more important that politics: CM

LIMBANG: Above all else is the people’s health. It must come first, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. Dismissing talk of a possible general election in July next year, he said it is crucial that politics —...

PM speaks of demands for him to intervene in court matters

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today revealed that some quarters are unhappy with his insistence on not entertaining their demands, including intervening in court matters to acquit several individuals prosecuted for criminal offences. Muhyiddin said because of that, there...

Young people urged to get involved in NGOs, politics

KUCHING: Young people have been advised to bring about positive changes in Malaysia by getting involved in non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and politics. Prof Dr James Chin of the Asia Institute of the University of Tasmania, Australia made the call during...

Top 10 Failed States

Source: WorldPopulationReview.com

No, No! … We’re far from a failed state

Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad celebrated his 96th birthday on July 10. The Pejuang president prayed for Malaysia — that all parties will work towards making the country fully developed. His prayer couldn’t have come at a better...

Malaysia not a failed state

KUCHING: While Malaysia is facing a battle on multiple fronts amid the Covid-19 pandemic, it should not be regarded as a failed state, views political analyst Prof Dr Jayum Jawan. The Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Bintulu Campus Faculty of Humanity,...

What does ‘failed state’ mean?

KUCHING: A failed state is defined as a state whose political or economic system has become so weak that the government is no longer in control. However, it can be argued the term is subjective in its nature given that...
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Politics take a back seat for now

KUCHING: It is still too premature and not an opportune time to talk about the general election and logos...
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