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Community 31 Aug 2016 | 12:00 AM

Return of famed rock band

TO THOSE missing 1990s alternative rock music, Aug 31 is not only the country’s independence day but also the return of once famed rock band OAG.

Community 23 Mar 2016 | 12:00 AM

Dewan Bahasa director: No problem using English

KUCHING: The Sarawak branch of Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP) respects Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem’s views on the importance of English and that it can be used in official government correspondence.

Focus 18 Jan 2016 | 12:00 AM

Temple seeks commercial enlightenment

Buddhism may be about detachment from the earthly and material world, but sometimes you just have to get with it, like the temple in Eiheiji, Japan, which is investing in developments aimed at attracting tourists.

Community 30 Dec 2015 | 12:00 AM

Celebrating saint’s divine teachings

DEVOTEES of Indian spiritual guru and saint Shridi Sai Baba carriedcopies of the guru’s biography wrapped in yellow cloth on their heads during a procession in Penang.

Community 10 Oct 2015 | 12:00 AM

Carrying on the legacy of Gandhi

IT WAS the moment of truth for two varsities in the finals of the enlightening Gandhi Memorial Debate and Awards presentation on Oct 2, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi.

Focus 19 Jun 2015 | 12:00 AM

End of the road after exhilarating discoveries

THIS article on Jalan Sultan Ismail is the last of this column that has been running for two years. I think some cosmic power must have worked its magic that made me find the sultan’s rousing speech which reminds us about a Malaysia for all Malaysians as an apt conclusion to this two-year street exploration.

Community 13 Mar 2015 | 12:00 AM

Remembering miners

DESPITE bringing prosperity to surrounding towns and the country in the past, the history of the mining industry in Perak has not been recorded fully.

Community 17 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM

New book on Sarawak Governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud

KUCHING: The life and leadership of Sarawak Governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud have been chronicled in a new biography written by media practitioner Siva Kumar G.

Community 10 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM

Son of first Penang CM co-authors book on father’s contributions

THE collection of old photos amassed by Penang’s first Chief Minister, was invaluable in the publication of his biography, ‘Unsung Patriot: Wong Pow Nee’.