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Monday, September 23, 2019

Mikha Chan


730 snake bite cases since Jan 1

Health ministry says scorching weather is behind the recent spate of snake bite cases.

A must for Mueller’s replacement to be aviation veteran

Experience in management and the transport industry alone will not be enough to make one worthy of the MAB CEO position, says former Malaysia Airlines chief.

MYCAT: Public support in tiger conservation dismally low

NGO says despite reaching out to "tens of thousands of Malaysians", fewer than 2,000 have showed up as volunteers.

Apandi pertikai kedudukan indeks kebebasan media Malaysia

Tidak ada kebebasan sempurna, tegas Peguam Negara

Don’t let Mueller’s work go to waste

Any approach the new MAB CEO takes should accord with what the German turnaround expert has done so far.

PAGE: Idea of having single stream schools unrealistic

Parent Action Group head Noor Azimah Rahim says education system should capitalise on Malaysian multilingual strengths rather than ask vernacular schools to close.

Christoph Muller tinggalkan MAB September

Ketua Pegawai Eksekutif dan Pengarah Urusan Malaysia Airlines Berhad akan mengakhiri perkhidmatannya atas "alasan peribadi" tetapi akan kenal sebagai Pengarah Bukan Eksekutif.

TPPA: Nine labour laws set for review by 2017

Human Resources Ministry official says amendments to more than 30 provisions, to be done in stages, are to comply with TPPA requirements.

Mipas: Zakir has overstepped his boundaries

Islamic preacher and televangelist Zakir Naik is interfering with other religions, claims Mipas president Rajaretinam Armuggan.

DAP: Johor Bank should focus on rented housing

Liew, Gan say proposed bank should help lower-income people and not 'unproductive' real estate sector.

Cancellation ‘an excuse’ for Rahman to avoid debate

DAP's Loke accuses TV3 of prejudicial and biased reporting on Taman Manggis land sale.

Authorities’ lack of restraint troubling, says M’sian Bar

The Malaysian Bar condemns the authorities' recent "disproportionate use of force" in the Jawi raid and the arrest of Rafizi Ramli.

Is Rafizi a hero?

The answer depends on whether you think the OSA and the Whistleblower Protection Act are laws that are just.

Washington Post: Obama should distance himself from Najib

Najib Razak's mishandling of his administration and alleged involvement in the 1MDB scandal makes him someone the US president could do without.

No excuses for nixing human rights standards

The government should adhere to international treaties regardless of culture and religion, says women's rights activist

Criminals are people too

It's easy to support the death penalty when the condemned persons are faceless to you.

‘An embarrassment that M’sia practises death penalty’

At least 1,634 people were executed last year, according to Amnesty International's report for Death Sentences and Executions 2015, a 54% increase over 2014.

Tee’s plea to ‘reclaim Penang’ technically possible

Syariah and civil liberties lawyer Nizam Bashir says that in order for the Sultan of Kedah to “reclaim” Penang, consent must be sought from both state assemblies and the Conference of Rulers.

When boys fight, race is seldom an issue

The adults are the ones who throw racism into the mix.

Najib intends to raise GST, claims Kasthuri

Batu Kawan MP says that prime minister's promise in Sarawak not to raise GST shows BN's intentions to do so.

What happens after Najib?

The Citizens' Declaration is amazingly short on what the signatories are going to do to replace the PM and his allegedly inept policies.

Low Chinese turnout at rally affects T-shirt business

The slightly slower sales of T-shirts and rally paraphernalia at the anti-GST rally yesterday was attributed to the low turnout of Chinese protesters.

Mahathir: Najib’s debts the source of our problems

Former premier Mahathir Mohamad claims that one of the reasons the Goods and Services Tax was implemented was to help Najib Razak pay off his massive debt.

Demo GST: Penjual air bersaing sengit, vuvuzela tiada sambutan

Terik El Nino pacu jualan air, namun kekurangan peserta Cina dikatakan punca jualan trumpet dari neraka kurang memberangsangkan