Monday, 19 August 2019
Finding it tough to keep your head financially above water? Read this if you want to know where Malaysia stands in Asia in terms of income inequality and some of the factors driving this inequality. Malaysia has a Gini...
More than 5000 people were massacred in Penang under "a purge through cleansing" by Japanese forces during World War II and their bodies buried in mass graves including the site of the Rifle Range flats, Bukit Dumbar, Batu...
Residents of Tecoma, a town in Melbourne, are saying "No" to plans to build a 24-hour fast food restaurant near a school and a national park in their community, resulting in a stand-off. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7gB2Iea_KFQ They have submitted a petition with over...
For latest information on the charity drive, have a look at the Pink Hibiscus Club. That's the website for the Centre for Penang-Japanese Culture. They are still looking for contributions for food for sale, items such as books, accessories, toys,...
A tribute to the genius of the late sitar maestro Ravi Shankar. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-KXk_8_8oLY?rel=0&w=470&h=264] Here Ravi Shankar gives a sitar lesson to Beatles guitarist George Harrison: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t79aI-I6ucA?rel=0&w=470&h=353]