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Rise up to change politics, young Malaysians urged

Fadillah Yusof says many people are dissatisfied with the two coalitions, and cynicism about the failure of political leaders 'is at an all-time high'.

No solution yet to dubious voters on Sabah electoral roll, says...

Azhar Harun says it’s not easy to remove someone's name as a voter as citizenship matters are decided by the National Registration Department.

Pressure to succeed too great for Guardiola to blood youngsters

There have been calls for Phil Foden to leave Manchester City.

Greta Thunberg inspires youth activists in fight against child marriage

150 million girls will be married before their 18th birthday by 2030, warn campaigners.

Japan hold Malaysia, break U16 boys’ hearts

Coach P Maniam proud of his players' fighting spirit.

Syed Saddiq hopeful 18-year-olds can vote by GE15

The youth and sports minister says the EC is working on it.

Don’t focus solely on race and religion, youth leader tells Umno,...

Umno Youth vice-chief Shahril Hamdan says the two parties should look into the economy and youth after they sign their charter.

Syed Saddiq opposes raising retirement age

Youth minister says the priority should be on jobs for the 500,000 unemployed young people in Malaysia.

Armed with smartphones, Myanmar esports players battle power outages

Myanmar gamers are at risk of missing out a billion-dollar industry with frequent power cuts and few personal computers.

Urban youth not ready for IR 4.0, says research firm

A study by IDC finds that 63% of students and fresh graduates cannot articulate what IR 4.0 entails.

Better a clown than being jobless, says graduate Azmil

The 24-year-old Sabahan says he used to be embarrassed but at the end of the day, he is earning a living.

Survey shows Sarawak youths happy with state govt, says minister

Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah says the youths are passionate about protecting the state’s rights.

Hong Kong’s youth aren’t as happy as Singapore’s, survey finds

Of 11 poll categories covering satisfaction with political, recreational and economic conditions, people in Hong Kong were the least pleased with their housing conditions.

The government needs financial literacy, too

We are so foolishly obsessed with more Malaysians holding university degrees for prestige reasons that we overlook the economic and sustainability aspects of university education.

Teach young to think critically before giving them voting power

How can we expect the young to critically analyse political issues and make a sound decision before electing righteous and capable leaders when they lack maturity?

Ex-Selangor PAS Youth leader denies defaming Kok as ‘anti-Islam’

Selangor PAS Youth leader Syarhan Humaizi Halim says his statement against the minister and DAP vice-chairperson was 'based on facts'.

From office worker to nasi lemak hawker: Phon’s doing it his...

Phon Yung Hou says he derives more self-satisfaction from selling his own version of nasi lemak than working in an office.

Syed Saddiq to defend Armada chief’s post in upcoming PPBM polls

He says nobody will be stopped from contesting in the PPBM polls.

Arsenal youngsters ready to take over

Arsenal’s young guns have shone in their pre-season campaign so far.

Mahathir: Johor palace has ‘no right’ to intervene on youth cap

PM says that if Johor flip-flop was because of the palace interfering "we will cancel that decision".

Blame education system for unemployment among youths, says MTUC

MTUC secretary-general J Solomon says there is a dire need to encourage youths to take up jobs immediately after exams to fill vacancies for unskilled jobs now taken up by foreign workers.

Entrepreneur ministry sticks to old youth age limit

Mohd Redzuan Yusof says lowering the age limit to 30 will deny entreprenuers opportunities for training.

40 will still be age limit for youth in Sarawak, says...

Abang Johari Openg says Sarawak will not go along with the federal government's plan to lower the youth age limit to 30.

Sabah may have own age limit for youth bodies if leaders...

This comes after Parliament yesterday passed the Youth Societies and Youth Development Amendment Bill 2019, lowering the age limit of 'youths' from 40 to 30.