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Champions League Final 2011: Old Men Will Win

May 25, 2011

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Written by Saiful Amin. I will be forty this year. I cannot win that many times anymore as I do not even compete that much. Old age takes away from us what we have inherited and gives us what we have earned.” A wise man must have said that. The man u boys were playing […]

Camp Nou Is My Church, The Players Are My Demi-God.

May 25, 2011

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Over the years I have argued that watching an English football team is painfully boring and stupid – borpid. Other than cricket, nothing could be as painful, not even feeding your toes to a lawnmower. And that is why I have graduated from the mind-numbing, coma-inducing English Premier League to the more vibrant and classy […]

WUPID 2011 DCA: Ivan Evetovics – The Hungarian Barbarian

April 22, 2011

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This year, apart from the Chief Adjudicator (CA), we will be naming 3 local (Malaysian) Deputy Chief Adjudicators (DCA) and 4 non-Malaysian DCAs. And here’s the first of the three DCA from Malaysia … Ivan Evetovics: Ivan Evetovics The Hungarian Barbarian By Aizuddin Danian Ivan’s story as a debater is a truly inspiring one. After […]

Don’t Debate If You Haven’t Read This: UN Rights Expert Voices Concern Over Use Of Unmanned Drones By United States

April 20, 2011

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Don’t Debate If You Haven’t Read This is a new feature of The Debating News that selects debate-worthy articles or news everyday for their readers. A motion would also be worded at the end of the article or news and included in the motion bank. ————————————————————————- by – Published by: UN News Centre Date: October 28, […]

Knock Yourself Out With Horse Tranquilizers, It Beats Campus Elections.

February 28, 2011

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The recent incident in Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) got me baffled. I suppose we all think, rather naively, that university today is exactly the same as universities back in the seventies, apart from the fact that students are now carrying iPads. And get hit by their seniors rather less often. Hell no! Universities today is completely […]

Don’t Debate If You Haven’t Read This: The Toxic Rise Of Internet Bullies

February 26, 2011

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Don’t Debate If You Haven’t Read This is a new feature of The Debating News that selects debate-worthy articles or news everyday for their readers. A motion would also be worded at the end of the article or news and included in the motion bank. ————————————————————————- by Jojo Moyes Published by: The Telegraph Date: February 26, […]

‘Terima Kasih Cinta’ And Why You Should Watch The Musical

February 17, 2011

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By: Jiman Casablancas From: Jiman’s Facebook Notes Date: February 17, 2011 When was the last time you attended a locally produced theatre presentation? Mine was Octopus sometime last month. Before that it was Cuci The Musical II which I watched twice. If you are like me, then I should have no problem to persuade you […]