The New York Times reports: While earlier generations learned a narrative that essentially started in 1819 with the British colonial administrator, Sir Stamford Raffles, stumbling upon a sleepy Malay fishing village, 13-year-olds now learn of a golden age that started...
Few people are aware that Asean's ‘Vision 2020’ of economic integration and competitiveness is to be further developed into the concept of an ‘‘Asean Economic Community (AEC)’’. The AEC is seen as the end-goal of economic integration in Asean...
Update: At 2.00pm, Singapore's 3-hour PSI reading dipped to 245, still at a very unhealthy level. Not looking good: Singapore's 3-hour PSI index has soared to an alarming 401 at noon, while Kota Tinggi (314) and Pasir Gudang (323)...
I was shocked to catch a glimpse of the Lenggeng immigration detention camp south of Kuala Lumpur here. It's something we don't often see. And it's no surprise why.
While the floods in the East Coast have claimed lives, more bodies have been found in Penang, this time in Machang Bubok and Bayan Lepas. Steven Sim raises some pertinent questions: Krisis pembunuhan warga migran di Pulau Pinang masih belum...
This is a more realistic miniature model of what the PGCC will look like - Awful! What do the lawyers marching in Putrajaya, the ordinary people struggling for democracy in Burma and those campaigning against the Penang Global City Centre...
http://www.youtube.com/v/j1BuyaGjUHk&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0 The plight of refugee children in Malaysia is a sad one. They are among the forgotten children in our land. It is time the government does something about this. Even though Malaysia has not yet signed the 1951 UN Convention...
CNN GO has put Penang at the head of a list of 'Asia's 10 greatest street food cities'. "To those in the know, Penang is one of the world's top dining destinations," states freelance writer and street food enthusiast...
Singapore holds a much-watched by-election tomorrow for the Hougang seat, a Workers Party stronghold. In the 2011 general election, the Workers' Party polled 64.8 per cent of the votes to win by a 6787-vote majority. And the contrasting turnouts...
The Workers' Party has scored a resounding victory over the ruling People's Action Party in a closely watched by-election for the Hougang seat in Singapore. Its candidate, Png Eng Huat, cruised to victory over his PAP opponent with 62.1...

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