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Colours of China

Wayang kulit revival in China

PI YING XI or shadow puppetry has been given a new lease of life in China.

Putting Dr G On The Spot

Wart, me worry?

Genital warts are an infection caused by transmission of the human papillomavirus (HPV) during sexual contact.

On The Beat

The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, likewise the nation

OUR politicians don’t seem to get it. Malaysians are exhausted from their endless politicking at the expense of homing in on pressing issues affecting the people.


Of language and acceptance: the tale of one Iban in Johor

As political power in Malaysia continues to fracture and dissipate, it’s to be hoped that Sabahans and Sarawakians will exert greater influence - injecting their more inclusive and progressive views on the peninsula.

Siti Lights

The value of transparency

There is great value associated with the honesty, exposure and even vulnerability that results from an attitude, person or product that is 100% transparent.

It's Just Politics

Like drowning duckweeds

Pakatan Harapan’s loss in the Tanjung Piai by-election showed that Malaysians’ voter literacy has improved, but there is still a lot of intrigue left in the country’s political drama to befuddle us.


Crisis deepens amid boycott threats

Azmin and other leaders planning to skip PKR national convention next month while defiant Wanita wing and a faction of the Youth wing will invite Azmin to launch their own convention.

The Star Says

Maintenance key for slope safety

IT has been reported that Malaysia needs to monitor some 40,000 landslide prone spots along our roads, highways, and townships.

Making Progress

Pakatan better look to Sri Lankan politics and learn

IT WAS December 2014, and I was on holiday with my family in Sri Lanka.


Paying homage to tradition

In these antagonistic days, the whole nation would do well to find inspiration from the innovations of our predecessors.

Reflecting On The Law

Schools must promote constitutional literacy

THE Federal Constitution is our nation’s fundamental law. It is the apex of our legal hierarchy of rules and is of superior validity to all laws – whether passed by the Federal Parliament, State Assemblies or local authorities.

So Aunty, So What?

What sugary fate for PH?

I AM surprised that anyone is surprised that Pakatan Harapan lost so badly in the Tanjung Piai by-­election.