On The Beat
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Dousing the flames
THE coming months will be rough. No one knows for sure how long it will last as the world grapples with inflation and the prospect of a global recession.
Much to our discomfort, graft has grafted onto some of our politicians’ psyches like an incurable, sickening disease.
Rinse and repeat
Scratched record? Groundhog Day? Welcome to the world of the Malaysian politician.
Seal of approval
WHEN Datuk Idris Ahmad, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Religious Affairs), made the announcement that Muslims should stay away from the Bon Odori festival in Selangor, the PAS leader obviously had no idea how far he had overstepped his authority.
Get the balance right
Everything counts when we deliberate our country’s economic stability – even the GST.
Lost in translation
It works wonders on the international stage, yet English is being sidelined here.
A tall order
A leopard never changes its spots, but we’re more than open to being wrong.
Fashion police foibles
HERE we go again – another decently attired woman prohibited from entering a government building.
Keep our talent
Only with the proper application of inclusiveness will we retain our best workforce.
Clear as water
No one is exempt from the long arm of the law, but everyone is innocent until proven guilty.
And justice for all
The law serves without fear or favour, and this should not be contradicted.