Posts Tagged ‘Malaysia’


Tamilselvi Doesn’t Speak Tamil

Tamilselvi Doesn’t Speak Tamil

Ada udang, ada garam
Banyak orang, banyak ragam

The Malay proverb above basically means that in this colourful world, there are many types of people with many types of behaviour. Read more »

Monster Series II: duoduo, the little monster

Monster Series II: duoduo, the little monster

Monster Series II: duoduo, the little monster‘ is a story about a boy named Dong Dong. Being the only child, Dong Dong became the centre of attention for his parents and as a result, he became a spoilt child. All he needed to do to get whatever it is that he wanted to was to snap his fingers.

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Usher In the New Year with KRR’s Dynasty Chicken

Usher In the New Year with KRR’s Dynasty Chicken

It has become a common thing for most people, especially Malaysians, to celebrate any joyous occasion with good food. Be it weddings, religious or even cultural events, guests can expect to enjoy the delicious dishes served at the function. Read more »

Royal Langkawi International Regatta 2012

Royal Langkawi International Regatta 2012

It is that time of the year again where fans of yacht racing flock to Langkawi in Kedah to catch the premier sailing event of Asia, the Royal Langkawi International Regatta. This event will begin on 9th January and will go on until 14th January 2012. This year marks the 10th regatta to be organised by the Royal Langkawi Yacht Club since it started in 2003. Langkawi will also be the host once again for the many different classes of competition, including the Racing Class, IRC Class, Sports Boat, Multihull, Club Cruising and Ocean Rover.

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World’s Best Movies

World’s Best Movies

It is undeniable that one of the best ways of unwinding after a long day’s work is catching a great movie. Though most of the movies that made it to our shores are deemed to be more suitable our Malaysian viewing, there are many other movies both local and international that are equally as engaging. For movie buffs who have enjoyed immensely the myriad spread of movies presented by klpac and The Actors Studio last year, here are more great movies for all to enjoy:-

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World Press Photo 2011

World Press Photo 2011

What first started out as a national competition became an international annual event when members of the Dutch photojournalists’ union came up with the idea back in 1955. Ever since that first competition, the people at Nederlandse Vereniging van Fotojournalisten (NVF) have always displayed the winning pictures in an exhibition. At first there were only over 300 photographs sent in by 42 photographers from 11 countries that were submitted for the competition. Over the years, these numbers have increased tremendously, as evident with the record number of images received for the competition in 2011 – a whopping 108, 059 images taken by 5,691 photographers from 125 countries including Malaysia.

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