Chong Sin Woon presents RM7.015 million special grants to 74 Chinese schools in Kedah and Perlis

Alor Setar, Dec 6 – The 2017 special allocation to Chinese schools in Kedah has been honored, Deputy Education Minister Datuk Chong Sin Woon handed over the special allocation amounting to RM7.015 million to 74 Chinese schools in Kedah...

Contradictions as seen in UMNO General Assembly

The curtain of UMNO general assembly has been raised and there won’t be short of news in the next few days. However, to meet the need of an election atmosphere, the UMNO general assembly this year would have to...

“Will you smile for me?” – Trainee teacher shoots to fame after successfully opening up a quiet boy

(Puchong 7 Dec) “Will you smile for me?” A Malay female teacher often left the message on the exercise book of a quiet boy after marking it. Amy Mistika shot to fame in cyberspace recently and Yip Kah Shzen...

DAP is fond of hijacking others’ glory

It is well known that the Tuanku Abdul Rahman (TAR) higher institution of learning (Including Universiti Tuanku Abdul Rahman and Tuanku Abdul Rahman College University) is a brainchild of MCA. For a long time TAR has nurtured many talents...

【News analysis】Umno eager to defend Malay strongholds

Kuala Lumpur, Dec 7 – The Umno annual general assembly over the week is the last Umno general assembly before the 14th general election (GE14), the party’s president Datuk Seri Najib has raised the topics of Malay and special...

Lin Yong Xin: Inaccurate details in the anonymous letter, Malaysia market needs graduates from Taiwan universities

(Kuala Lumpur 6 Dec) As Chinese independent high schools received an anonymous letter highlighting several disadvantages of studying in Taiwan, Lin Yong Xin, head of counselling division under The Federation of Alumni Associations of Taiwan Universities, Malaysia said there...

A good horse or a smiling tiger? Random thoughts over the memoir

The recently published memoir by Robert Kuok has found resonance in the hearts of many Chinese and caused a stir in the community. It also makes one recall that Mahathir who is making waves in the political arena also...

Tunku in the eyes of Robert Kuok

The publication of “Robert Kuok a Memoir” is an eye opener to us as he had revealed many of the little-known histories; what’s more he had made comments on its merits with no holds barred. I appreciate his objective...

Photographs on Facebook are evidence in reply to Lim Guan Eng’s insinuation of not working

(Penang, 5 December) “Fortunately I like to post photographs on Facebook, I have never thought these (photographs) are my evidence of ‘working’.” Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) Kebun Bunga assemblyman Cheah Kah Peng said whenever he visited the constituency, he...

Umno wants to ensure better chance of winning, but it has little impact on MCA and Gerakan

Kuala Lumpur, Dec 5 – In view of the strategy of fielding “direct candidates” proved to be effective in the Sarawak state election, Barisan Nasional (BN) is expected to apply the same formula in the upcoming general election. However,...