Philip Golingai

Recent and archived articles by Philip Golingai

9 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Is it really about 'bangsa dan agama'?

YESTERDAY, the national focus was on the rally against the ratification of the Inter-national Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (Icerd) in Kuala Lumpur. But perhaps we are missing the forest for the trees.

Icerd rally at Dataran Merdeka on Saturday.
8 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Being a slave to the smartphone

In modern society, there is a growing number of people who suffer from nomophobia.

2 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Expect the expected

The High Court settled the legal question of the rightful Sabah Chief Minister last month, but a power tremor is expected to shake up the fluid and unsettled state politics.

1 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

We didn’t start the fire

WE didn’t start the fire.

Keeping the peace:Federal Reserve Unit personnel standing guard outside the temple.
25 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Old politicking in Baru vs Larry

Even before the dust fully settles on the fractious PKR party polls, a new leadership battle rises – in Sarawak.

Sarawak solidarity: No rebellion here as Baru spoke to PKR supporters greeting him at the Kuching International Airport yesterday.
24 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

The bogeyman isn't our enemy

Malaysians should be wary of those who use divisive tactics to grab power at the expense of
unity and harmony.

18 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Just an appetiser

“WINSTON Churchill had reminded us that ‘when there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you’. Let’s all come together, unite and aspire to forge ahead.”

17 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Dirty gateway to paradise

Why wait for outsiders to tell the world about the mess in parts of Sabah? People in the state should instead do all they can to keep these places clean.

Shafie lending a helping hand during a gotong-royong to clean Semporna town after launching the programme.
11 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

The epic battle rumbles on

It’s a tight fight but some are saying should Rafizi Ramli beat Azmin Ali in the PKR deputy president race, it would be a political abnormality.

Supporters of Larry Sng showing their cai dan (list) at the Julau PKR polls. - Pix by Zulazhar Sheblee/The Star
10 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

It’s time to end the blame game

The rakyat needs to hear less criticism of the previous administration and more assurances that the Pakatan government is focused on steering Malaysia to new heights.