Bernard Cheah

Recent and archived articles by Bernard Cheah

24 Sep 2018 | 7:41 PM

Photo of lorry dragging dog across road in Penang sparks outrage online

PETALING JAYA: A picture of a lorry dragging a dog across a road in Penang has caused outrage among social media users.

21 Sep 2018 | 7:12 PM

Loss-making Utusan Melayu media group seeks to cut over half its staff

PETALING JAYA: Media group Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad is expected to offer 800 of its 1,500 employees a voluntary separation scheme (VSS) as part of its restructuring exercise.

19 Sep 2018 | 12:50 PM

Umno's head in the sand, tweets Khairy after Anifah quits

PETALING JAYA: "Sand. Bury. Head."

18 Sep 2018 | 3:50 PM

Biker says almost decapitated by fishing line near Gombak DUKE

PETALING JAYA: A university student says he was "almost decapitated" after riding into a fishing line hung across a motorcycle lane near the DUKE Highway exit in Gombak.

16 Sep 2018 | 11:25 PM

Israeli-Palestinian vlogger Nas Daily says no hidden agenda to bash Malaysia in videos

PETALING JAYA: Facebook vlogger Nas Daily wants Malaysians to know that he does not hate the country despite some videos which seemed to have offended some people.

The photo uploaded by Nas Daily (centre) on his Facebook page to address the Malaysia bashing allegations.
16 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

When curiosity and ignorance meet

Sometimes, when “Peninsular People” find out their friend is from Sabah or Sarawak, their eyes open wide with wonder and they ask a whole bunch of questions, both sensible and bizarre. Here’s how fellow Malaysians from the Land Below the Wind and the Land of the Hornbills responded, in jest and/or resignation.

Victoria Ting Bao
16 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

New challenges, renewed hope

MALAYSIA may have been formed in 1963, but believe it or not, it wasn’t until 2010 that Malaysia Day was celebrated as a national public holiday. Prior to that, it was a state holiday only in Sabah and Sarawak.

14 Sep 2018 | 3:27 PM

Folks, it's National 4pm Finish Day!

PETALING JAYA: The National 4pm Finish Day "celebration" is being promoted by energy drink giants Red Bull.

Screengrab from Red Bull website.
14 Sep 2018 | 11:22 AM

Witnesses to cat-killing did nothing to stop it

PETALING JAYA: “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing,” said Irish philosopher Edmund Burke.

12 Sep 2018 | 3:52 PM

Hang cat killers out to dry, urges MAA

PETALING JAYA: Two men were recorded throwing a pregnant cat into a coin-operated dryer in a launderette in Taman Gombak Ria here.