Pas, the quiet winner post-GE13

Pas has managed to convince the Malays that it is now a truly viable alternative to Umno - but whether this change will lead...

A duty to protect the Federal Constitution

It is the duty of all citizens to ensure that the constitution remains as the guiding principle of this country, writes Lavaniyan Nathan Jothy....

Karikatur dan sindiran: Siapa makan cili…

Sindiran dapatlah dilihat sebagai sebuah ketegasan terhadap kesumbangan yang dilakukan oleh individu atau masyarakat tetapi disampaikan dengan cara yang berhemah dan berlapik, tulis Razan...

MRT vandalism: Time to say goodbye to third-class mentality

Our boldness in speaking out against vandalism may encourage other individuals to do likewise, writes Penny Wong. Before I left Penang for my studies...

Awareness, early detection key to helping pupils with dyslexia

If teachers detect such pupils early and assist them, these children can go on to achieve tremendous success in their chosen paths, writes Dev...

Reclaiming George Town’s five-foot ways as a public space

Apart from stepping up awareness-raising and enforcement, the authorities need the people’s support to once again open up five-foot ways for pedestrians to use,...

Political apathy among millennials

Millennials: they are the Facebooking, Instagramming, selfie-taking snowflake generation who reek of entitlement, privilege – and political apathy? Li Yan, Yap writes about why...

Taman Tun Dr Ismail residents step up campaign against eight tower blocks

The residents are taking important action but must do even more in the fight to protect their community, writes Gabriel Sandosham. Taman Tun Dr...

Majlis Keraian Rakyat – untuk Rakyat atau untuk Yang Berhormat?

Rakyat harus budayakan kenyataan bahawa Yang Berhormat berada di atas kerana kuasa rakyat, dan seharusnya berkhidmat untuk rakyat bukan sebaliknya, ujar Adinda V Lavender....

Suicide is not painless: Understanding the anguish behind it

Dev Arul Jayakumar describes the agony felt by those going through difficult times. We can help them by listening, showing empathy and being less...

Beasts of sin: Agony and despair in the pursuit of ‘development’

Yap Li Yan reviews the film Behemoth, which silently depicts the harrowing impact of coal mining and steel refining in China on migrant workers...

Ghost cities and the haunting suffering of migrant workers

Dev Arul Jayakumar reflects on a disturbing film about what migrant workers endure for the sake of ‘development’. It is quite an achievement to...

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