Christmas is the spirit of giving (and not just getting). It is also the joy of seeing happiness in others. Columnist Rita Jong hopes her two young boys will grow up to remember the true spirit of giving as well as have empathy and compassion for those in need.
The leaders of all five major political parties in Finland today are female, but their gender alone is by no means a determining force in their capabilities and skill as politicians.
The world’s greatest family drama comes to an end with the release of ‘The Rise of Skywalker’. Love it or hate it, there is no denying Star Wars means so much to so many.
Wise words from Yang di Pertuan Agong Al Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah serve as reminder and encouragement to never give up.
Sashidaran Nair, president of KL Kopites, an ‘Official LFC Supporters Club’, says this is the best time to be a Liverpool supporter.
Journalist Rita Jong, who covered the Altantuya Shaariibuu murder trial in 2007, writes there have been many unanswered questions on the case since Day One, including claims of Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s alleged involvement, motive of killing and why a key witness was never called to testify.
The Election Reform Committee is gathering information and engaging stakeholders as it works towards providing guidelines and laws for fair and independent media coverage in time for the next general election.
Persatuan Pemuzik Tempatan Selangor president Francis Danker hopes Musicians for Musicians Benefit Concert next March will help raise RM500,000 for musicians in need.
Veteran sports administrator Datuk Sieh Kok Chi says national associations should stand on their own and be made responsible for their sports instead of waiting for handouts from the National Sports Council.
Infighting, self-absorbed ambitions and often drunk in their own egos, calls to crack the whip should extend to sports officials across the board – from the national sports associations to the National Sports Council – who contributed to the false hopes at the recent 30th SEA Games in the Philippines.
National Film Development Corporation (Finas) chairman Datuk Hans Isaac says he will not bow to pressure from those demanding his resignation, adding it is ridiculous to suggest he is influencing decisions made by Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo.
Jakarta-based Danny Tay says no-frills public housing with basic amenities will solve the problem of expensive housing but it all boils down to getting our priorities right.