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Along The Watchtower


Along The Watchtower

Industry 4.0: The future is here

Malaysia cannot afford to lag in a world facing swift, exponential change driven by technological innovation.

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Proud of unity, ashamed by bigotry

The splendid opening ceremony for KL2017 showed the best of Malaysia, but intolerance looms as a threat to national harmony.

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Our forgotten sports heroes

With Malaysia again hosting the SEA Games after 16 years, it is a shame that our sports heroes of the past are not given due recognition and rewards for their contributions.

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Accord to end nukes

In a landmark decision, 122 UN member states approved a treaty to eliminate atomic weapons, but the countries with nuclear arsenals are against it.

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May loses gamble, media eats humble pie

British PM got a hung parliament while newspaper columnists and political commentators failed to read the pulse of Britain.

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A sex scandal amid the jailing of ex-governor Ahok

AN air of dismay hangs over Jakarta and much of Indonesia in the wake of former governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama’s conviction for blasphemy.

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Donald Trump – from zero to hero

The gushing praise for the US president from the media and politicians reflects the country’s constant appetite for war, no matter what the reason is to declare one.

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We need to redress a grave injustice

Turning the May 13 cemetery into a heritage site would be a step towards truly learning from a tragic episode.

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Quest for food security

Malaysia is not likely to face food shortages but food security, especially for our staple of rice, should not be taken for granted.

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Time to rethink our Datukships

While many who are conferred awards deserve the accolade, the rising number of titles being given to criminals and scumbags makes a mockery of the honour.

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A Barcelona solution for Malacca?

Traffic congestion in the country’s historic city has gotten worse and ironically two traffic dispersal projects under construction have become part of the problem.

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Well done, Tigress! Good luck, ice stars!

The Malaysian women’s hockey team deserves praise for making it to the next round of World Cup qualification, and more sponsorship is needed for the country’s ice sports athletes.

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