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A Humble Submission 03 Mar 2017 | 12:00 AM

Time to enact the Freedom of Information Act

ON Jan 17 of this year, the United States Central Intelligence Agency released about 12 million pages of declassified documents from its archive.

Making Progress 31 Dec 2016 | 3:11 AM

A year of learning and lessons

The year 2016 has been one of contrasts, but it has also been a year of learning and lessons.

The Flipside 30 Dec 2016 | 12:00 AM

There’s more to Malaysia than just politicking

AS far as Malaysian politics is concerned, 2016 has served up quite the storm.

Making Progress 02 Dec 2016 | 6:46 AM

Amendments must be in line with the Constitution

Any changes to the Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act 1965 should be based on settled constitutional and legal principles.

Making Progress 20 Aug 2016 | 3:28 AM

Loyalty and politics

THE 40th United States' President, Ronald Reagan, coined one of the most memorable quotes on loyalty in politics. He coined the rule he called the Eleventh Commandment during his 1966 campaign for Governor of California. It reads: Thou shalt not speak ill of any fellow Republican.

Making Progress 25 Jun 2016 | 1:11 AM

A quiet but certain end of Mahathirism

It was April 2009 and an air of optimism captured Malaysia. We were on the cusp of only the 6th leadership change our country has witnessed in over 50 years.

The Flipside 25 May 2016 | 2:01 AM

No more room for reconciliation

I was still in university and very much disinterested in national politics when the Opposition parties banded together to form Pakatan Rakyat back in 2008.

Making Progress 15 Apr 2016 | 1:53 AM

Adenan to rock Sarawak

For the first time since 1981, Sarawak Barisan Nasional will be helmed by a different leader for state elections

Making Progress 18 Mar 2016 | 12:44 AM

How the mighty have fallen

MANY may not know this, but politics is defined as the science of government. However, politics have more often been associated with bickering, the pursuit of power, backroom dealing and other negatives.

The Flipside 02 Mar 2016 | 1:54 AM

Muhyiddin’s no-show says it all

Basic rules of employment will tell you that the one time you should probably show up for “work” is when you’re on the verge of being fired.