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On The Beat

A cure for all

A deadly virus is ravaging the world as our politicians remain ailed by a culture of whining and whinging, leaving our economy in free fall.

Through Many Windows

Perikatan Nasional a ‘frontdoor’ government

Whether we like or not, the current government was formed in accordance with the Constitution and rule of law in this country.

The Bitter Truth

Moving on as battle lines are redrawn

TWO weeks have passed since the formation of Malaysia Terbaru (Newer Malaysia). While many are still seething over the change in government sans the ballot box, reality would have us keep our emotions in check and look at the next three years when the 15th General Election will be held.

#Abidinideas

Well-rounded education matters

ONE school I keep returning to is SMK Tunku Besar Burhanuddin, partly due to its connection with the family – Tunku Besar Burhanuddin ibni Yamtuan Antah is my great-grandfather – and partly because it is located next door to Istana Besar Seri Menanti in Negri Sembilan.

Mergawati

Tall order for new Foreign Minister

HE has helmed several ministries in the last 20 years but by his own admission, Datuk Seri Hisham­mu­ddin Hussein has kept a secret for a long time – his wish to join one particular ministry.

Reflecting On The Law

Healing a fractured body politic

A lot of political juggling is required when a coalition forms a Cabinet. But what matters now is meeting the people’s expectations.

Vital Signs

Dear Health Minister, please attend to these priorities

With a new minister and two deputies appointed to the Health portfolio, here are some important areas for them to pay attention to.

Analysis

Muhyiddin’s choices show he has ear to the ground

IT was quite a masterstroke on the part of Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin not to appoint a deputy prime minister.

Colours of China

Celebs and crew test for Covid-19

Hengdian World Studios staff members must score perfect 100 for the exam to start work.

Putting Dr G On The Spot

HPV vaccination helps protect girls from cervical cancer

Human papilloma virus (HPV) is a form of infection affecting nearly all sexually active individuals at some point in their lives, making this the most common sexually transmitted infection.