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Kinabalu nudists: Don't cover up good sense

By Fui K. Soong | fui.soong@110.4.45.211/~ablecoun/cense Crisis often brings out emotions that rule over rationality because fear of the unfamiliar is an unknown. A flurry of chats among my relatives pertaining...

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Teluk Intan’s diamond in the rough

By Fui K. Soong | fui.soong@110.4.45.211/~ablecoun/cense Driving through the main thoroughfare of Teluk Intan is hardly pleasant as traffic jams are seen as a curse of development in small towns. However, of la...

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Kajang move to nowhere

By Fui K. Soong | fui.soong@110.4.45.211/~ablecoun/cense The Kajang by-election was fought, for the most part, shrouded in an emotional roller-coaster surrounding MH370. Yet the results of the election have far...

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A hobbled victory for PKR

By Fui K. Soong | fui.soong@110.4.45.211/~ablecoun/cense What was supposed to a resounding victory for PKR en-route to Putrajaya has been thwarted by a number of unlucky events for Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim desp...

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Burning the Kajang satay

By Fui K. Soong | fui.soong@110.4.45.211/~ablecoun/cense Post-505, the Opposition has proven its point. The non-Malays have abandoned Barisan Nasional but, as it turns out, the sway isn’t strong enough to toppl...

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A culture of maintenance is our joint responsibility

By Rita Sim | rita.sim@110.4.45.211/~ablecoun/cense 03 January 2013 SOMETHING’S ROTTEN: A common attitude is ‘Everybody else is doing it’ THE wet market in Sungai Buloh, Selangor is a prominen...

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A greater stink under broken toilets

By Rita Sim | rita.sim@110.4.45.211/~ablecoun/cense 20 December 2012 LOW QUALITY: Preference for cheap labour and tools produces bad workmanship ON a drive up to Penang with some friends recently, we stopped i...

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Bullion investors not blameless

By Rita Sim | rita.sim@110.4.45.211/~ablecoun/cense 22 November 2012 EXTRAORDINARY RISKS: Take a good, hard look at why such schemes work ON 12 March 2009, when Bernie Madoff appeared in court to plead guilty ...

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Politicising life and death

By Rita Sim | rita.sim@110.4.45.211/~ablecoun/cense 08 November 2012 LET me tell you about a country that has devised a tool to catch criminals in the act of breaking the law. This tool enables enforcement aut...

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Politics is the bogeyman of education reform

25 October 2012 By Rita Sim | rita.sim@110.4.45.211/~ablecoun/cense POLARISING FORCES: Some people oppose a great idea because it didn’t come from them IN Malaysia, there is no issue that can both unite ...