Lessons to be learned from the Ponggal festival debacle

Hopefully, this will be the last time we will hear of such blinkered directives that do gross injustice to the beauty of Islam,...

‘A tipping point is playing out right now,’ says climate scientist Michael Mann

Michael Mann spoke to ABC News channel about Australia’s unprecedented bushfire disaster and what he calls climate inaction by the Morrison...

Poser over workers’ hostel

These hostel blocks might turn into a slum to the detriment of the workers’ health and wellbeing, warns Ravinder Singh. I refer to Penang Island...

Jakarta is sinking!

Move over Venice, Jakarta is the world's fastest sinking city. The BBC's Gordon Buchanan explores the below sea level areas of Jakarta....

Saving Penang’s Sungai Ara

Sungai Ara (Fig River), which meanders along the Sungai Ara Linear Park, was certified as the cleanest river in Malaysia in 2015....

Syed Saddiq’s missing link

The integrity of religion must be protected from the politics of power, says Ronald Benjamin. Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman wrote...

Why civilised assembly is vital in democracy

For democracy to thrive, participants of peaceful engagements must be protected from unruly groups of people., says Mustafa K Anuar. The right to express and...

Education reform: Inside Maszlee’s office

Melisa Idris and Sharaad Kuttan of Astro Awani speak to the policy officer for former Education Minister Maszlee Malik, Liew Suet Li.

Borak Tambak dengan Andrew Ng

Ahmad Izzudin menemuramah penerbit dokumentari Andrew Ng mengenai impak penambakan di selatan Pulau Pinang.

New car fleet clashes with austerity drive

Pakatan Harapan should affirm its promise to improve the living standards of the rakyat instead of buying expensive vehicles for its cabinet and officials,...

Making ends meet in New Malaysia

It is crucial for the government to address the issues of rising cost of living as well as relative and absolute poverty that cut...

Let’s not call for another May 13

Goodness can be achieved if peaceful communication is held, especially at a time when a conflict is brewing, says Mustafa K Anuar. In a recent...

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