Danial Rahman

Recent and archived articles by Danial Rahman

29 Dec 2018 | 8:17 AM

Education challenges for 2019 and beyond

For this year’s final piece, I would like to look at the future of our education system and prompt some questions we should be asking ourselves for 2019 and beyond.

27 Oct 2018 | 10:16 AM

Empower educators to protect society, students from fake news

Now, if there's one group of people in society the media love to highlight (aside from politicians), it's educators.

23 Sep 2018 | 9:02 AM

Making the world a better place with artificial Intelligence

All around the world and everywhere around us, artificial intelligence is making the world a better, more efficient place.

9 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

How to be world’s happiest

The culture in Malaysia is great but there are many more good elements it can absorb.

5 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

A youthful awakening in public sector

IN 2011, Belgium went 541 days without a government. Yes, you read that right.

7 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Malaysian education: A new hope

With a new minister and a merged ministry in place, expectations for our education system have never been greater. But the public needs to understand the huge task ahead.

12 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Vote for policies for now and tomorrow

Universal basic income and a four-day work week are among ideas that may make a better future.

15 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Waqf can empower youths, society

LAST month, I was inspired after attending a forum on waqf. When I was a child, to me, the term waqf referred to a covered seating space in school where we’d wait for our parents to pick us up. My knowledge of waqf was then limited to the building of mosques or Qurans donated by well-wishing members of the public.

15 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Vote if you want to be heard

Young people will again be a factor in GE14. They, of course, have a lot at stake.

18 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

The road ahead for education policies

HAVING a background education in law, I did not think that my passion would be honed in a somewhat paradoxical manner – in a job that exposes me to the “law” or policies in education.