Khairie Hisyam Aliman

Khairie Hisyam Aliman


A geology graduate turned writer, Khairie Hisyam Aliman enjoys stating the obvious... occasionally in writing. He is still figuring out how to write a proper bio of himself.

Recent Opinions

  • 3 years ago

    Does it matter what you do with your life?

  • 3 years ago

    Are you sure you want to be happy?

  • 3 years ago

    Why the NSC Bill should scare the living daylights out of you

  • 3 years ago

    Non-Sarawakians protesting the loudest against Adenan’s English policy

More from Khairie Hisyam Aliman

  • 3 years ago

    So, who is oppressing who?

    NOV 28 — Over the past week or so, there has been a number of exceptionally bovine noises coming out of our beloved national leaders. Two, however, in particular relate to...

  • 3 years ago

    With dengue, it’s back to the basics of prevention

    NOVEMBER 19 ― Last week, the Health Ministry confirmed what has been apparent all year long: there are no new strategies to combat dengue. That is, other than the...

  • 3 years ago

    How much will Sarawak push for from Putrajaya?

    NOVEMBER 5 ― On Monday, Penampang MP Darrel Leiking suggested East Malaysian MPs band together and form a ‘Borneo Pact’ so as to have more say in what happens at...

  • 3 years ago

    Why Sarawak really can ask for 20pc royalties

    OCT 31 — On Thursday, Sabahan author Zainnal Ajamain made an interesting proclamation — he claims that limitations contained by the Federal...

  • 3 years ago

    Who are you really fooling?

    OCTOBER 28 ― I suck. I’m over-rated. I’m overpaid and over-promoted. I’m not half as good as people think I am. And people will realise this any day now...

  • 3 years ago

    Sarawak elections: Opposition on the back foot

    OCT 26 — On Saturday, Sarawakians in West Malaysia congregated to meet their chief minister at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC). What they heard was a one-two punch that...

  • 4 years ago

    Will the Speaker allow a no-confidence motion to be heard?

    OCTOBER 24 ― After a lot of talk, we are now approaching the point where the Opposition will try to push for a no-confidence motion in Parliament against the prime minister....

  • 4 years ago

    Multitasking too much is bad for your brain

    SEPTEMBER 30 — Here’s an interesting finding by Google’s Barometre 2015 report, which was reported by the Malay Mail Online yesterday: we are among the...

  • 4 years ago

    Five things about the API and air pollution

    SEPT 26 — Last weekend most areas in the country got a brief respite from the haze, with readings falling below 100 nationwide as at Sunday morning. But then it came back...

  • 4 years ago

    East Malaysia and 47 Ronins? What?

    SEPTEMBER 22 ― On Sunday, Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) president Dr Wan Azizah Ismail called for all Barisan Nasional parliamentarians in East Malaysia to leave the coalition...

  • 4 years ago

    Should we celebrate National Day on September 16?

    SEPTEMBER 15 — Should our National Day be celebrated on August 31 or September 16? That is the question you might be pondering if you caught one particular Bernama...

  • 4 years ago

    Bersih, legal in Sarawak but nowhere else?

    AUGUST 29 ― What is on everyone’s mind today is the multi-city Bersih 4 rally, which was declared illegal by the police on August 26 but which will go ahead anyway...

  • 4 years ago

    Malaysia, age and independence

    AUGUST 26 ― In just a few days, we celebrate Merdeka Day. A bit more than two weeks after that we celebrate Malaysia’s birthday. So how old is Malaysia turning this...

  • 4 years ago

    Regulating internet may be detrimental to Parliamentary democracy

    AUGUST 22 — After mooting a registration system of online news portals, the government is now looking — again — at Internet access in general, where its...

  • 4 years ago

    Before you get excited about East Malaysia autonomy

    AUGUST 14 — The big news for Sarawakians earlier this week was the prime minister saying more autonomy is coming for the state. But it may not be what you think. According...