The power of knowing what you don’t know
AS we wander through the dark Covid tunnel wondering when the next train is going to hit us, our minds also turn to the people who are supposed to stop those trains.
Citizens, be vigilant!
A TRULY civilised society can only come about if the citizenry understand that a few things must exist before that can happen.
A dose of errors
AS unbelievable as this sounds, many of us are now in the unenviable position of wondering if our vaccination wasn’t merely blank shots, which reports have intimated.
We’re winning the vaccination game
EVEN before the Olympics began in Tokyo on Friday, Malaysia won big time on the global stage: our vaccination rate was among the fastest in the world.
What can we expect in Parliament?
ON Friday, I obsessively clicked on the official portal of the Parliament of Malaysia online to check the MPs’ seating at tomorrow’s five-day special sitting.
Bossku: Umno’s biggest influencer
THERE must have been a rush of old, familiar feelings when Datuk Seri Najib Razak stepped into the office of the Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) on Wednesday (July 21).
Keep your anger in check
WHILE we Malaysians are often known to be a kind, welcoming and generous lot, the pandemic has also brought out the worst in some of us.
Only vaccines will save us
JULY 21 — I thought things were bad enough when Malaysia Chinese were spurning other vaccines for Sinovac, believing it was their only guarantee they could gain hassle-free entry into China.
A black market amid the pandemic
AS at July 19, 7,148 Covid-19 patients in Malaysia have succumbed to the virus while the number of infections does not seem to be coming down to pre-Emergency levels.
Crying out for fairer terms
HEALTH professionals are in the news this month not for Covid-19 reasons, but for their employment contracts.
Quest for a missing child
WITH very little cash and carrying a small bag, a farmer embarked on a journey in search of his missing son.
Law graduates in limbo — J Philips
JULY 18 — The Legal Profession Qualifying Board (LPQB) released a statement yesterday (17 July 2021) that, due to the uncertainty and unpredictability of the current pandemic, the LPQB had decided t...
Battle of the bulges
Dear Dr. G, I am 30 years old with a pregnant wife and am looking forward to life as a parent.
The shadow play goes on
LAST week’s political power play in Kuala Lumpur reminds Emeritus Prof Datuk Dr Mohamed Ghouse Nasuruddin of a dalang tua (puppet master) and Wak Long (a puppet clown) in a wayang kulit (shadow play...