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Salam idilfitri 1 Syawal 1432

August 28, 2011


Of Good Goverment and Good Governance!

August 20, 2011


Don’t tell me that all these years since 1955 political leaders of both the divide are still searching for winnable candidates. Prime Minister, DS Abd. Najib Tun Razak has hinted the need to find such winnable candidates of “high quality government and high standards of governance” material to spearhead his next election campaign.At  least one […]

The New Media: A Matter of Perception Not Just Integrity!

August 14, 2011


While there are some who might be willing to share that it is the government who should boost its presence in the internet in response to the new media which is increasingly popular among the younger generation. Apparently that must and should be so. And some who might also say that the government should be […]

Revert DBP’s Function to Its Original Publishing Role

August 9, 2011


The message below is from an article by Blogger Pena kembara, with special reference to an article by Ku Seman Ku Hussain, a journalist with Utusan Malaysia (attached). Time  tells us DBP has been undergoing changes to its role and structure since 1956. Ungku Aziz was appointed the first DBP Director and since then literary […]

Government Flip-flopping again: Do They Ever Really Listen to the Rakyat’s Grouses?

August 4, 2011


No comment. In fact there is nothing to comment about. Very self-explanatory. The government seems to know best. Let democracy perform and the people decide in the ballot box. I furnish in full the article “Government Flip flopping Again”  by Blogger Outsyed the Box of 2nd August 2011 and let the public read and  judge […]

Tanjung Pagar: Nostalgia For the Senior Generation!

August 4, 2011


The Tanjong Pagar Nostalgia The moment is now, tonight. Tomorrow, 1 July 2011,  Tanjung Pagar Railway Station in Singapore will cease to operate. What can we, ordinary people say. Our leaders, both in Singapore and Malaysia presume that they have made a deal which we, ordinary people just have to say quietly “ok-lah! Apa boleh […]

The News Slant of the Western Media

August 3, 2011


LIKE it or not, most western media, notably the printed and the electronic represent their master’s voices so much so that their employees (journalists) are being told to obey. Not otherwise. News slant would be the order of the day. The master’s main objectives: Cradle the world with our slanted news and opinions and ensure […]

Observing the month of Ramadhan Al-Mubarak!

August 1, 2011


      For the next 30 days, Muslims  the world over will be observing the holy month of Ramadhan Al-Mubarak. The rich and the poor, the have and the have-not, the old and the young, irrespective of whoever  and whatever  you are, Muslims will together be observing the no drinking and no eating acivity […]