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Putting Dr G On The Spot

Can orgasms be harmful?

How many orgasms can someone have?


No more a DAP sanctuary

DAP leader Lim Kit Siang has declared that Melaka will fall to Pakatan Harapan even though his party in this historical state has been left standing on one leg ever since four of its seven YBs resigned to become independents earlier this year.

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Keep our para athletes’ fire burning

ANOTHER roaring success – there is no other way to describe the Asean Para Games that ended yesterday. The overall champion title may have eluded Malaysia but our para athletes put up a good fight to the end to challenge eventual winner Indo-nesia.

On The Beat

Moderation, the way to go

PAS, or any other group, should not be allowed to use religion to challenge Malaysia’s social climate and political system.

Behind The Headlines

Same-same, but different

After much talk of changes in German politics amid undercurrents of ditching the current government, the status quo still holds considerable sway for now at least.


Safety is our top priority

We all have a role to play in preventing fires and should know what to do when a fire breaks out.

One Man's Meat

Feeding logic into the rumour mill

Thinking things through helps to sift out the truth, but that’s not what gossipmongers and their audiences really want.


Don’t lose the shirt off our back

WHILE they should not be negative about China, Asean member states should not however surrender their sovereign rights or abdicate from their commitment to greater regional integration in South-East Asia.

On Your Side

A torn and divided nation

A small town in Virginia has exposed the ugly underbelly of the United States of America.

Law For Everyone

Reporting on court proceedings

While many are prepared to accept what is said in court, even if it is false, they are likely to feel more aggrieved when such proceedings are published in the newspaper.

In Your Face

To be Malaysian is to be compassionate

There shouldn’t be an off switch when it comes to showing empathy for others who are oppressed and persecuted.

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Let’s help police fight terrorism

THE news about Islamic State (IS) group militants planning to target non-Muslims on home soil has made Malaysians sit up. After all, this is peaceful Malaysia and threats of this kind will certainly draw some serious attention.