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Opinion

Dyana Sofya
Dyana Sofya suffers from dysania and is using her superpowers to pen down her thoughts late into the night. Political Secretary to Lim Kit Siang by day and she tweets from @dyanasmd.

Speaking up for moderate Malaysia

NOVEMBER 8 ― The newly-minted Menteri Besar of Selangor’s call for moderation and upholding justice is timely advice, and certainly something the majority of Malaysians would agree to. However, it must be said that the word... Read More

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