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Dwelling on destiny

While everyday lives are being disrupted and sacrificed by the majority of Malaysians under the MCO, politicians’ actions seem to have not changed at all – to wield and maintain power, whatever the cost.

On Your Side

Spotlight on football resumption

The German football league starts this weekend but with Covid-19 still a threat, many are questioning the timing of its recommencement.

One Man's Meat

Facing up to Covid-19

As I was about to enter an electronics shop at a shopping mall in Petaling Jaya to buy a hair clipper, a security guard told me to wear a face mask.

The Bitter Truth

The worrying case of an elderly OKU in police custody

The police’s treatment of a 74-year-old physically-challenged man with health issues over his social media posts begs the question if one is using a sledgehammer to kill a fly.

Over the Top

So much education, so little wisdom

Without reading books and thinking independently, we are merely downloading information instead of actually learning.

The Bowerbird Writes

It’s high time to reclaim our lives

There are too many irresponsible people using their social media accounts as a weapon of mass destruction.

Colours of China

Best not to wear mask during PE

China relaxes measures on wearing face masks in schools after the death of three students.

Putting Dr G On The Spot

Snipping the Crown Jewels

My wife and I are both working parents and we have three young children. During the current movement control order (MCO), we have both been working from home as the "new normal".

Asian Editors Circle

US and China: On dangerous path to collision

Risks mount as Trump grows ever more desperate as presidential election looms.


Asthma amidst this pandemic

THE current Covid-19 pandemic caused by the SARS-CoV 2 virus has only been around since late December 2019.

The Star Says

Mothers are always on the front line

THIS Mothers Day celebration will be unlike others in many ways – no gatherings, lavish meals in restaurants or holiday treats during this movement control order (MCO) period. But celebrate mothers we must, especially today.

It's Just Politics

Racing against time, and Covid-19

IT is fast and furious politicking as the May 18 Parliament meeting approaches. With the conditional movement control order (MCO), some politicians have stopped practising political distancing.

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