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The Bitter Truth

Covid-19 does not discriminate, neither should any relief plan

THE Covid-19 health crisis is an unprecedented challenge to the nation on many fronts – the scale of the crisis, the economic aftermath which is feared to be as horrific as the outbreak itself and the fact that it is being tackled by a government that was only a week old when the pandemic unleashed its full terror.

The Bowerbird Writes

Humbling experience for mankind

HUMANITY is under siege. We are supposed to be living in a new Industrial Revolution. Billions of people are freed from the shackles of poverty to be in a better economic position. Individuals are making more money than sovereign countries combined.

Colours of China

TCM’s role in Covid-19 treatment

TRADITIONAL Chinese medicine (TCM) has a history of over 5,000 years and it is still widely used.

Putting Dr G On The Spot

Different shades of blue during MCO

Psychogenic Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is where erection or penetration fails due to thoughts or feelings, instead of organic etiology such as diabetes, hypertension and dyslipidemia.

On The Beat

All things must pass

Be the change you wish to see in the world, said Gandhi. Unfortunately, Covid-19 has taken fate into its own hands and altered our lives permanently.

It's Just Politics

Zero-sum game of old school politics

When some MPs are made less equal, it is the rakyat that loses.


Let’s work together to beat Covid-19

COVID-19 has created havoc across the globe and put the world’s economy in the doldrums, and Malaysia is no exception to this.The government has put measures to control the spread of this disease with an unprecedented movement control order (MCO).

Science, She Wrote

The Covid-19 Chronicles: Carrying on, business unusual

USUALLY, I love grocery shopping. I find the process luxurious and therapeutic, and I get a little high at the end.


Solidarity in times of crisis

THE nationwide movement control order has now been extended to April 14 as countries worldwide escalate action to control Covid-19.

Reflecting On The Law

Pandemic rules and the law

Amid the Covid-19 crisis, the MCO has raised constitutional, legal and human rights issues.

Vital Signs

Non-medical experts needed to help fight Covid-19

Every Malaysian can help play a role in the war against Covid-19, including experts in 3D printing, engineering and material science.

So Aunty, So What?

Get used to the new normal

IT’S been a full week since the movement control order (MCO) came into force and I am among the 92% who are complying with it.

Life Inspired has a chic new look

2020 is all about change, and Life Inspired did just that with a fresh makeover!

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