The media, or more specifically the entertainment media, plays a very important role beyond serving as a form of escapism and enjoyment.
Who is responsible for determining whether society adheres to a moral code? Who gets to decide what that moral code is?
It just seems too arbitrary a process to warrant a website to be formed and managed by a government ministry and agency.
All the attention of the 1MDB scandal has died down and is being buried by the now more scandalous Kim Jong Nam murder.
Like it or not, they are the government of the day and they are the ones who now have the responsibility to resolve the issue.
North Korea is one of the most isolated countries in the world and has far more enemies than friends.
If you were to read the news, you wouldn’t go by a day without seeing how the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is doing its job.
The case involving Hendry is a blow to freedom of speech and expression. For a country that is a functioning democracy, it is important that diverse views and perspectives are made available so that dissent and discourse can happen.
It was Valentine’s night and they were on a raiding mission all around town trying to catch unmarried couples who were feeling a little bit too amorous.
It’s democratisation of religious interpretation, I guess, and we will never have to face the burden of thinking for ourselves.
I wanted to understand things better from the point of view of the Los Angeles Muslim community. So as soon as the opportunity arose, I attended Friday prayers at a local mosque so that I could listen to the sermon.