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Stopping illegal wildlife trade means engaging local communities

Engaging local communities in stopping the wildlife trade means providing them with alternate sources of income that does not depend on the jungles where they live.

10 traditional Malaysian fruits you may not have heard of

Rare traditional Malaysian fruits like mentega, salak, setar, bacang, mundu and bidara are becoming increasingly hard to find, with some even in danger of extinction.

Bonding over moreh

Muslims in Malaysia bond over a light meal of moreh, used to describe the meal shared after the terawih prayers during Ramadan.

Langit Collective sells heirloom rice produced by rural Sarawak farmers

Langit Collective collects and sells surplus rice produced by subsistence farmers in Long Semadoh, Sarawak, and sells it to consumers and chefs in Peninsula Malaysia.

Animals vs humans = tragedy all round

With development encroaching on animal habitats, more and more confrontations between humans and displaced animals are occurring.

To save the Malayan tiger, poachers could be shot on sight

Malaysia’s Wildlife and National Parks Department is on the front lines of the struggle to stop poachers and smugglers from driving our wildlife into extinction. Its director-general speaks exclusively to The Star about measures he is taking to stem the tide.

6 off the beaten (jungle) trails in Malaysia

If you want to try something different on a hike, Malaysia offers some remarkable jungle and mountain trails.

Her son’s eczema inspired her to create an anti-inflammatory moisturising cream

Frustrated with the lack of effective moisturisers for her son’s skin condition, a Malaysian scientist and her students developed their own moisturising cream filled with natural anti-inflammatory ingredients.

Radiation therapy for breast cancer

Developments in radiotherapy for the treatment of breast cancer.