November 20, 2017

Pakatan Harapan: Amid promises and performance

By Raghavan Nair IN 2008, Pakatan had the upper hand of at least 70% of Indian votes due to its promising outlook in the 12th general […]
November 20, 2017

Sikap nak ubah macam mana lagi?

Oleh Rahman Imuda SAYA berpeluang untuk menghadiri sebuah forum yang membincangkan perniagaan pertanian yang berkiblatkan Transformasi Nasional 2050 (TN50). Panel forum tersebut terdiri daripada seorang ahli akademik, seorang […]
November 20, 2017

There is no system of governance without ideology

By P. Ramasamy I quite agree with writer T.K. Chua who said that elected representatives in the country especially members of parliament must engage in police […]
November 18, 2017

MIC’s line-up for GE14

By S. Gopinath IDENTIFYING and executing are two different process steps. The MIB has identified all that has to be rectified, solved, and created to upgrade […]
November 17, 2017

Defining the basic job of tourist guides

By CY Ming WHETHER in career talks or training programmes, I usually ask the audience to describe the basic job of a tourist guide. After a quarter […]
November 17, 2017

Taxis play crucial role as equalisers

By YS Chan TAXIS are needed to provide a counterbalance to private cars using mobile apps to pick up passengers. The main reason why private cars are […]
November 17, 2017

Not natural sand but silica from Malaysia fit only for “sand castles”!

By Dr P. Ramasamy  IF sand imported from Malaysia to India is not natural sand but silica, then it is only useful for building “sand castles” […]
November 14, 2017

Is trouble looming in DAP?

By Raghavan Nair  ABIDING instruction by the Registrar of Society, the Democratic Action Party (DAP) finally held their re-elections on 12 November 2017 after tremendous hue […]
November 14, 2017

Jhangri soured by ‘lack of screen time’ episode

By Haresh Deol  Once again local movie producers are left in a limbo due to the lack of screen time in the cinemas. Jhangri, which means […]
November 10, 2017

Revise express bus fares to upgrade service

By CY Ming AT a press conference held in Melaka last month, Pan Malaysian Bus Operators Association President Datuk Mohamad Ashfar Ali pointed out that the last […]
November 6, 2017

Penerbit buku gulung tikar – Apa peranan pembaca?

Oleh Rahman Imuda DUA bulan lepas, sebuah syarikat penerbitan terpaksa menjalankan “jualan kilat” untuk melunaskan hutang tertunggak dengan syarikat pencetakan. Setahu saya syarikat ini terpaksa menanggung hutang yang […]
November 3, 2017

Crony capitalism in sand mining for export!

By P. Ramasamy  AFTER a few outright denials that Malaysian sand was being exported to India, the Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Wan Junaidi Jaafar […]
November 3, 2017

Surat terbuka kepada Sultan Selangor

Oleh Syed Saddiq  Ampun Tuanku. Merafak sembah menjunjung kasih ke bawah DYMM Tuanku Sultan Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah Sesungguhnya patik memohon ampun limpah perkenan Tuanku […]
November 1, 2017

Is Zakir Naik a persona non grata?

By Dr P. Ramasamy  THE Malaysian government is aware that the continued presence of the controversial Muslim preacher from Bombay, Zakir Naik, might pose a security […]
October 31, 2017

Why do we still look down on TVET

By Sakini Mohd Said  PARENTS want to see their children succeed in life. Many desire their children to live in big houses, have stable careers and […]
October 31, 2017

Budget 2018: A celebration for women in the high tech sector

By Sheriffah Noor  BUDGET 2018 tabled by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Abdul Razak offers great reasons for women to celebrate. In this Speech the […]
October 30, 2017

Budget 2018: BN Indian B40 initiatives lacks tangible results?

By : Charles Santiago LET me tell you a story. In October last year, I door stopped the Selangor Menteri Besar, Azmin Ali, in Parliament and […]
October 30, 2017

Bringing back the ‘Villains’ of Ops Lalang 

By : Ti Lian Ker 1. We are now “celebrating” the 30th year of the biggest crackdown on innocent NGO activists, politicians from both divides (including […]