Brian Martin

Recent and archived articles by Brian Martin

14 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Reckless riders endanger motorists

WITH a swipe of your finger, your order of pizza, fried chicken and burgers will be at your doorstep within minutes. There is no need to get into your car, drive to your favourite restaurant, find a parking spot, spend another 15 minutes getting your order through before finally getting your meal.

31 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

As United stumbles, Liverpool rises

THE weekend’s here. But your partner/wife/husband/best friend appears listless, has a blank expression and is generally uninterested.

17 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Tackling the terror threat

The police have been largely successful but more needs to be done to ensure peace and harmony.

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3 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

A year of hits and misses for the govt

NEXT week will mark a year since Malaysia witnessed a change of government.

19 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

The game of geopolitics

Malaysia is performing a delicate balancing act between two superpowers.

7 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

New benchmark in range finding

PICTURE this scenario. You are roughly 100m from the pin (that’s what the distance marker indicates) with a good chance of knocking it close and making your first birdie of the day.

Soudan confident the new device will make its mark
5 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Time right to set up police watchdog

“THIS is a country that is governed by the rule of law not the jungle. You cannot abduct people in broad daylight, in circumstances like this. This cannot occur in a civilised society and there must be repercussions.”

22 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Under a cloud of uncertainty

“You have sat too long here for any good you have been doing lately...Depart, I say; and let us have done with you. In the name of God, go.” - Oliver Cromwell

In a bind: May making a statement at 10 downing Street in London. — Bloomberg
8 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Risky business of overseas ‘jobs’

The promise of lucrative salaries are luring many Malaysians abroad but most are scams leaving these job seekers cheated and in need of rescuing.

22 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Scouting for better ties

TODAY is an important day for the global scouting movement.