My nation, and here I’ll stand
AS I sit here today in my twilight years, I can’t help but reflect on how far we have come: 56 years of nationhood (not counting from independent Malaya, but from when Malaysia was formed), and the ...
All rise for unity of diverse cultures
KOTA KINABALU: Malaysians of different races, cultures and religious beliefs came together in a show of unity as they marked the 56th Malaysia Day celebrations at...
US presidential hopefuls told to learn from Dr M
PETALING JAYA: Democrats vying to be the next US president could learn a thing or two from Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, wrote journalist Jonah Blank in an opinion piece in American publication The Atlantic.
Bersatu to host Zakir at prayer session
PETALING JAYA: Controversial preacher Dr Zakir Naik has been thrust into the limelight again, following revelations that he is to appear at a religious ceremony at the Cina Krubong Mosque, in Malacca ...
Living in line with the theme of Merdeka Day
AS I was driving through Jalan Sungai Ramal, Kajang on a Sunday morning recently, I saw a group of school boys collecting rubbish along the roads under the watchful eyes of their teachers.
Unity for peace and prosperity for all
LETTER | As Malaysians celebrate the 62nd anniversary of Merdeka for Malaya in 1957 and the 56th anniversary of the founding of Malaysia in 1963, let us give thanks to God for leading our multiracial,...
Let Safiey lead a normal life, preacher tells netizens
A FREELANCE preacher has urged social media users to stop taunting cosmetics entrepreneur Safiey Ilias, who recently underwent a procedure to remove breast implants for the second time in three years, reported Harian Metro.
Perak MB to meet Yong over Exco post
IPOH: Perak Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu (pix) will meet Paul Yong Choo Kiong soon to discuss his position in the state executive council now that the latter has been charged with raping...
Perak MB to meet Yong over exco post
IPOH: Perak Menteri Besar Ahmad Faizal Azumu will meet Paul Yong Choo Kiong soon to discuss his position in the state executive council after Yong was charged yesterday with raping his maid.
Perak MB to meet Yong over refusal to go on leave
Perak Menteri Besar Ahmad Faizal Azumu says he will meet state exco Paul Yong following the latter's refusal to go on leave after being charged with the alleged rape of his Indonesian domestic worker.
Go-Jek helps young find jobs — Syed Saddiq
PUTRAJAYA: The Cabinet decision to approve a proposal to create a motorcycle taxi service, Go-Jek, will enable the young especially ‘Mat Motor’ (motorbike Mat) to get employment, said Minister of ...
Why did KJ mention Jesus Christ?
LETTER | At a panel discussion recently, Khairy Jamaluddin made reference to a “Jesus Christ mentality” with reference to the ego of the Pakatan Harapan government which resulted in the failure to...
Let’s have One System One School, says PPBM man
PETALING JAYA: A member of the PPBM Supreme Council, Tariq Ismail, has called for the establishment of a single schooling system in which the quality of national schools is raised to be better than ve...
Laws on local council elections to be amended
GEORGE TOWN: The Housing and Local Government Ministry needs three years to prepare the working paper on the proposal to implement local council elections for the Cabinet’s approval.
Mandarin tahfiz in T’ganu soon
THE Terengganu government is setting up a Mandarin tahfiz or Imtiaz Mandarin in Dungun in a bid to promote racial harmony, reported Sinar Harian.
Unite Malaysia, unite!
LETTER | It has been more than 16 months since the historic GE14 which led to the first-ever change of government in Malaysia.
Deport Zakir, says Saddiq
PETALING JAYA: Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman has joined three other ministers in calling for controversial preacher Zakir Naik (pic) to be deported.