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Orangutans and palm oil

LIVING only on two islands in the world – Sumatra and Borneo – orangutans are cute, cuddly and threatened with extinction. These attributes have made the...


A national fund for charity?

LIKE most Malaysians, I must admit that I was greatly saddened by the pathetic story of Rubee Ahmad and Sharin Abd Rahman whose sorry situation was published...


Act fast on child rights

MALAYSIA ratified the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) in 1995. The CRC is an international statement of our commitment towards...


Teenage MPs offer some hope

DO you fancy an 18-year-old as your elected representative in Parliament? Our habit is to talk down to teenagers, but you can’t do that to a Yang Berhormat....