Don’t believe everything that you read about race relations and Islam in the US, writes our Washington-based columnist.
” … it is our duty to cast away all racial differences and work together in unity … ” – Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj
Recent events of a racist nature are a distraction which must not prevent us from moving forward to build a Malaysian Malaysia.
While the global bubble tea craze is at an all-time high, the survival of the industry in the longer term would depend on how much big brands are willing to invest to introduce healthier options.
We need a more united Malaysia now following race-religious issues and khat debate. Many are concerned about khat being introduced to our children but fail to realise there are those who still don’t speak Bahasa Malaysia properly.
Irked over another purported development project allegedly fronting Bukit Kiara forest reserve, a concerned Taman Tun Dr Ismail resident wonders what is going on in his backyard that is already the subject of much controversy.
Take a little time out to ask people around you “Is everything okay?” and lend your ears. It could help that one person who could be having suicidal thoughts to just hold on.
Educating shuttlers on the evils of gambling and betting should be top priority and stern action must be taken if they are found guilty.
To some eating lizards and seahorses seem insane, to others something like thosai may prove to be a challenge.
Party leaders in Malaysia have so much power yet most decisions are made top-down. In America, it is definitely the opposite.
Exams may be necessary in education but there should be less emphasis on results and more on project-based tasks to pique a child’s interest, draw their creativity and develop higher order thinking skills.
Having spent thirty years in Kuala Lumpur, our Washington DC columnist can’t wait for summer to be over in ‘Kuala Paya’.
Video allegedly showing a Malaysian senior minister and a political secretary involved in sexual activity has become talking point – not just about the sex but also the values attached to the nature and circumstances of it.