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The truth fights back

It may still be a post-truth, propaganda-soaked world, but Malaysia should learn from the Trump example that this can carry you only so far.

Big Smile, No Teeth

Big Smile, No Teeth: Good leadership is NOT about 'my country vs yours' or 'me vs you'

Greed and selfishness are the antithesis of the cooperation from which modern human societies were built.

The Bowerbird Writes

It’s vital to groom next generation

The world is getting younger and the demand for a change in the way things are done is getting louder.

All the pieces matter

America self-corrects, when will we?

JOE BIDEN, president-elect of the United States, said this in his victory speech:

Dear Thelma

Dear Thelma: I've had no job for 2 years, despite applying for over 800 jobs

After having applied for hundreds of jobs without much success, this young woman is wondering if she should continue looking for jobs that are related to her studies or look after her mother's shop.

Katz Tales

Katz Tales: When a cat loses bum fur, is it due to flea bites, mites or ageing?

The mysterious condition is resolved with a surprising twist.

Science, She Wrote

Covid-19 Chronicles: The virus doesn’t discriminate—neither should we

The Covid-19 resurgence highlights the dangers we continue to face until a safe and effective vaccine can successfully control the pandemic. However, equally dangerous are the elements of discrimination in the midst of our global battle against infectious disease.

Putting Dr G On The Spot

Tenderness in the sac is the saving grace

I am a 30 year-old man, and I am currently at the peak of my career and relationship - but something is happening in one of my testicles, and it terrifies me.

The Star Says

EPF Account 1 withdrawals welcomed – but must be treated cautiously

IN an unprecedented move, the government has allowed Employees Provident Fund (EPF) contributors to make early withdrawals from Account 1 to help them cope with financial problems during this Covid-19 crisis.

Asian Editors Circle

Saving democracy in countries for old men

What older politicians lack in idealism they can make up for in experience and wisdom, hopefully.

On The Beat

All is not what it seems

The Trump trailer was dragged through the mud by most media, yet a large part of the United States still voted for him.

It's Just Politics

Heading off a potential political impasse

Could cooperation between the government and opposition in the form of a Confidence and Supply Agreement get Budget 2021 passed in Parliament?

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