Thursday, October 22, 2020

Standpoints

What Malaysia should and should not do about Philippine claim to Sabah

It is not enough for Malaysia to rest on the fact that it has both de facto and de jure sovereignty in Sabah, despite the Philippines' claim to the contrary.

Cherry-picking morality in consumerism

Protecting the environment means examining our own behaviour as consumers and where our decisions lie on the spectrum of necessity.

Anwar’s bravado causing jitters in the business community

Politics should not be at the expense of livelihoods or undermine economic fundamentals during these trying times.

A warning shot to DAP about its political partners

A staunch supporter warns DAP of swift retribution at the ballot box if it chooses to work with Umno.

The people’s ‘olive branch’ to power-hungry politicians

The most important thing for now is for everyone to come together to fight the invisible enemy of Covid-19.

Why a second lockdown is unnecessary for now

Individual areas with spikes in cases should be locked down, not the entire state or country.

The abortion debate in Malaysia

The abortion debate is usually approached through the consequences of not being able to obtain safe abortion services, seen in the emergence of underground abortion clinics and the baby dumping problem.

Remembering my father

Bill Gates pays tribute to his father, William H Gates, who passed away at 94 earlier this week.

Other News

Antara politik angka dan realiti pandemik negara

Kerana angka, Covid-19 kembali berleluasan disebabkan kerakusan sang politikus

Anger, mutiny talk at 4-hour Umno meeting in KL forced Zahid’s U-turn

The Umno president's call for a political ceasefire followed a tense meeting to discuss his letter in support of Anwar.

Kemarahan, ketegangan dalam mesyuarat 4 jam Umno paksa Zahid buat ‘pusingan U’

Gesaan presiden Umno untuk gencatan politik berlaku selepas mesyuarat hangat membincangkan surat sokongannya kepada Anwar.

732 kes baru Covid-19, 580 pesakit sembuh hari ini

Sebanyak 7,827 kes aktif sedang menerima rawatan di hospital.

New cases dip to 732, death toll up by 6

580 recoveries take total to 14,931.