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Urgent action needed against coup allegation and brazen gangs

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The first step to fight corruption is to admit that the police force needs a thorough clean-up.

Teluk Intan’s St Anthony’s School punches above its weight

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Anniversaries are occasions to ponder over history, sometimes with happiness, at other times with despondency, seldom without emotion.   These occasions may evoke memories etched...

‘Pingat emas’ untuk Malaysia, juara ‘melompat’

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Tanpa tekad politik untuk tindakan pantas, memang mustahil untuk menghapus virus melompat ini.

How indigenous communities can save the forests – and the human species

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We need regenerative livelihoods that build resilience in communities.

Pandemic worsens plight of many binational families in Malaysia

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The government must ensure that legal reform should positively affect binational families without discrimination.

Just Mercy – when truth is twisted by the rich and powerful

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Last week, I watched a powerful and thought-provoking movie, Just Mercy, over Astro. In these times, we who are not saddled with any legal problems...

Sabah and Sarawak were promised religious freedom

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Why do some politicians want to fan the flames of intolerance by using race and religion?

In tough times, flurry of fines adds to people’s burden

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Many cannot understand why the government is taking this route during such difficult times for the people.

Kepentingan kaum muda dan isu perempuan dan gender bukan soal remeh

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Sering dikatakan generasi muda, yang dikenal golongan kaum milenial, adalah pemimpin masa depan. Jika benar, maka anak-anak milenial ini harus seawalnya digalakkan berfikiran progresif menjadi...

Cloud kitchens fast catching on in the food sector

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Cloud kitchens offer a cheaper, faster set-up if owners want to penetrate a different market.

Umno and Pas, learn to live and let live

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Why not use this breakthrough verdict to work hard at repairing the image, reputation and honour of the country in the eyes of the world.

Leave ‘Allah’ alone!

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There is no obligation on the part of the government to appeal against this High Court decision.