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Stemming the tide together

WE’RE five days into the movement control order (MCO) period, with nine more days to go before we can go about our regular routine again.

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Make the next two weeks count

TO say people have buried their heads in the sand is to mean they refuse to confront or acknowledge a problem.

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The fight for gender equality must go on

MARCH was supposed to be a month of promise for women. The proposed Sexual Harassment Bill (which rights activists have been working towards for two decades) was expected to be tabled at the next parliamentary meeting (which would have been tomorrow), which is the start of the new Parliamentary session.

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Value life, don’t drink and drive

IF you have been reading the news, it seems like almost every other day, someone is involved in a drink driving accident and innocent lives are lost.

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‘To know Malaysia is to love Malaysia’

THE country’s tourism industry contributes significantly to Malaysia’s economic growth – and with the Visit Malaysia Year 2020 (VMY2020), the government is targeting around 30 million tourist arrivals and RM100bil tourist receipts this year.

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Love and compassion during outbreak

IT has been a time of fear and confusion these past few weeks as we are inundated daily with reports about the deadly novel coronavirus respiratory disease.

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The real truth in facing the coronavirus

AS the coronavirus spreads rapidly across the globe, misinformation about this virus that has already claimed 259 lives as of yesterday – all of them in China – has also evolved on social media.

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Protecting the green, green grass of home

IT is something we often take for granted.

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Curb the ‘old’ diseases before it’s too late

THE shocking news of tuberculosis (TB) claiming an average of six deaths every day and the reported case of an infant with poliovirus in the past weeks have left Malaysians reeling.THE shocking news of tuberculosis (TB) claiming an average of six deaths every day and the reported case of an infant with poliovirus in the past weeks have left Malaysians reeling.

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Listen to our young on climate change

TEENAGE Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg was named the youngest Time’s Person of the Year on Wednesday.

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Stand together for equal right to life for all

THERE are less than 10 days left in the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence. This annual international campaign which starts on Nov 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, runs until Dec 10, Human Rights Day.

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Maintenance key for slope safety

IT has been reported that Malaysia needs to monitor some 40,000 landslide prone spots along our roads, highways, and townships.