Brian Martin

Recent and archived articles by Brian Martin

8 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Timely reminder of good journalism

There are people, lots of them, who fall prey to purveyors of fake news on a daily basis.

25 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Engaging with the electorate

BY all accounts, tomorrow’s Cameron Highlands by-election is going to be a closely fought affair that could go down the wire.

11 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Our parks need protection

Set up the National Heritage Trust as soon as possible so that our green jewels can be managed well.

28 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

New dawn a letdown for many

Malaysians who woke up on May 10 to a promise of a new beginning are feeling betrayed by the petty squabblings of leaders as they struggle to make ends meet.

14 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

High time we kick out our ticket troubles

Why hasn’t FAM’s ticketing system matched the stirring on-field performances of Harimau Malaya?

30 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Stand down now and let the rule of law work

Cooler heads must prevail moving forward because it is imperative we work towards maintaining the country’s peace and harmony.

16 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Asset declaration only the first step

FARCE. Fiasco. Foolhardy. I could go on with more “f-words”, but you get the picture.

2 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Trust preferred over obedience

The new Malaysia is not just about political leadership. It also needs good men and women in the civil service.

19 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

A lot of hot air over smoking

If the price increase of cigarettes has a negligible impact, it will be interesting to see what kind of impact the no-smoking ban will have.

21 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

The case of the vanishing fields

It’s no mystery actually. The authorities must do more to ensure parks and playing fields are not swallowed up by development.