Clarissa Chung

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24 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Experts: ‘Social contract’ never in the Constitution

PETALING JAYA: The term “social contract” does not appear in the Federal Constitution and its misuse by some in society is worrying, say experts.

19 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

IMU student apologises to all women for FB rant

KUALA LUMPUR: International Medical University (IMU) student Kiren Raj, who landed in hot water for his comments following the death of local actress and singer Emily Kong, has issued a public apology over the matter.

Truly sorry: Kiren apologising for his comments following the death of local actress and singer Emily Kong. Beside him is Chong.
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18 Mar 2019 | 1:22 PM

IMU student Kiren Raj formally apologises for sexist and insensitive remarks

PETALING JAYA: International Medical University (IMU) student Kiren Raj has publicly apologised for his comments on a social media page on the death of local actress and singer Emily Kong.

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16 Mar 2019 | 7:41 PM

New M'sian Bar president: AG should explain why charges against Doan not dropped

KUALA LUMPUR: The Attorney General (AG) should explain why murder charges against Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong were not dropped, says newly-minted Malaysian Bar president Datuk Abdul Fareed Abdul Gafoor.

16 Mar 2019 | 1:20 PM

Malaysian Bar expected to discuss delays in abolishing draconian laws, claims of judicial misconduct at AGM

KUALA LUMPUR: In its 73rd annual general meeting, the Malaysian Bar is expected to vote on resolutions regarding issues such as the delay in the abolition of draconian laws and the claims of judicial misconduct made by appellate judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer.

16 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Women urged to break glass ceiling

MALAYSIA can enjoy stronger economic growth when women are supported and empowered to stay in the workforce, says Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin.

16 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Small gathering with big ambition

KUALA LUMPUR: The turnout was low, but the event carried a big message for the environment.

Students hold  placards  during the Global Climate Strike for future assembly at Damai LRT station in Taman  Keramat.
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15 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Experts warn of serious long-term health effects

PETALING JAYA: The mix of chemicals dumped into Sg Kim Kim could prove to be a deadly concoction, with experts warning of serious long-term health effects.

14 Mar 2019 | 7:15 PM

Pasir Gudang chemical pollution: Mercy Malaysia calls for volunteers

PETALING JAYA: Mercy Malaysia is calling for volunteers with medical expertise to help with the chemical dumping incident in Pasir Gudang, Johor.

13 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Moon leads Korean Wave

PETALING JAYA: The “Korean Wave” landed and conquered with megastars appearing live, led by the South Korean head of state, to the delight of the huge cheering crowd.

All together now: Moon (centre) with the K-pop stars and other guests mixing a gigantic bowl of halal 
bibimbap at the K-Wave and halal show at One Utama shopping mall.
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