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Reflecting On The Law

Issues on dissolution of Parliament

On a matter as political as the timing of a general election, is our constitutional monarch conventionally bound by the advice of the prime minister?

Living

Dear Thelma: Hubby wants to send adopted daughter away when she's naughty

The baby saved me from depression and also saved our relationship. So we started our family. I couldn’t have asked for more. We were just so happy. Then I got pregnant.

Across Spaces

Overcoming the challenge from superpowers

At the 9th Malaysian Heads of Diplomatic Missions Conference on Sept 6 and 7, I spoke about two clusters of challenges that make up the contemporary world order; superpowers and main current developments.

Putting Dr G On The Spot

An awakening injection for an erection

Dr George Lee talks about erectile dysfunction and diabetes.

On The Beat

Title entitlement

Consistency is needed to protect the sanctity and value of state awards.

It's Just Politics

For show or for real?

As various parties and factions fight over the date of the next general election, it’s difficult to sort the real battles from the posturing.

All the pieces matter

Legacies of leadership

Learning from the lives of Queen Elizabeth II, Mikhail Gorbachev and Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim.

The Star Says

Rule of law must reign supreme

THERE has been a lot of talk on social media recently about decisions our judges have been making in important court cases, with debates getting heated and – a particularly Malaysian habit online – viciously personal and racial.

Analysis

Hints that Parliament to dissolve in October

THE hints from ministers in Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob’s government is that Parliament will be dissolved next month.

Comment

A Merdeka tribute to the economic and media frontliners’ contribution during Covid-19

AS I stood in Dataran Merdeka with tens of thousands of Malaysians for the National Day parade on Aug 31, and in Malacca on Sept 16, the excitement and optimism in the crowd were palpable.

Sports Box

A different kind of Sukma, but still a great start

THE 20th edition of the Malaysia Games (Sukma) just kicked off on Malaysia Day yesterday, but already the excitement has reached a high, with the blue riband event – the 100m dash – completed.

On The Line

Profits from Pan-gon’s presence must include transition plan

THE choice of Kim Pan-gon to be the national football team supremo has been seen as a masterstroke by FA of Malaysia (FAM) president Datuk Hamidin Mohd Amin.

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