Melanie Abraham

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7 May 2017 | 7:00 AM

Striking the right balance

Asean member nations including Malaysia, can count on their own grouping and the UN to restrain powerful countries from aggressive behaviour in the region.

Prof Paul says that the decision of whether a state goes to war or not is often made by a small elite group, even in some of the best democracies in the world.
19 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Time to take fight against graft to the top, say groups

PETALING JAYA: Political parties should disclose all of their financing and expenditure, says Transparency International Malaysia.

19 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Senior cop, wife killed in crash

BALING: It was just another morning for Baling district Narcotics Department chief as he drove his teacher wife and their five children to school. In a flash, the siblings were left orphaned when the car they were in collided with two other vehicles near Kampung Teluk Teduri here.

Fateful day: The damaged car lying on the road after the accident near Kampung Teluk Teduri in Baling.
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16 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Family reunion time for Christians at Easter mass

KUALA LUMPUR: Easter is not just about bunnies and decorated chocolate Easter eggs.

Show of faith: Catholics holding candles during the Easter Vigil Mass at the Church of The Divine Mercy in Shah Alam.
15 Apr 2017 | 5:02 PM

Easter mass to be live on YouTube

KUALA LUMPUR: Catholics who are unable to attend the Easter vigil can tune in to a live broadcast of the mass online.

9 Apr 2017 | 11:55 PM

Group gathers to show support for abused guard dog 'Furby'

PUCHONG: A group gathered Sunday in front of the guardhouse at Taman Melody in Puchong to show support for "Furby", the dog that was brutally attacked on April 2.

7 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Kejara will keep drivers safe and reduce traffic accidents, says JPJ D-G

PUTRAJAYA: Score 100 under the Road Transport Department’s (JPJ) new demerit points system and your only reward will be losing your licence.

Safety rules: Nadzri explaining the demerit points system during a press briefing at the JPJ headquarters in Kuala Lumpur.
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