Malaysia

There is a violinist, a farmer tilling his field, and a cockerel with a propeller for a head. All were once rockets, artillery shells, or bullets falling on Lebanon’s battlefields. Artist Charles Nassar has been transforming their dark, wrangled remains into sculptures to celebrate tradition and memory. “I hate shrapnel, but I also love it
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Urban wellbeing, housing and local government ministry secretary-general Mohammad Mentek (middle) taking a selfie with newly-trained fire and rescue department personnel in Kota Kinabalu today. KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah fire and rescue department will have Malaysia’s first “water village” unit, in Semporna, this year. Urban wellbeing, housing and local government ministry secretary-general Mohammad Mentek said
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BigBang is one of South Korea’s biggest boybands and its youngest member Seungri has been hogging the headlines in recent months – but for all the wrong reasons. His announcement that he was quitting show business on March 11 came on the heels of a string of allegations from pimping to drug use at his club.
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If there is a description to sum up the irrepressible artist Anne Samat, it would probably be “dare to be different”. She has, in many ways, an artistic career just as intricate and colourful as her works, the result of taking the roads less travelled in life. This defiantly bold attitude is illustrated through her
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Violence against women is a major public health problem globally. It is a violation of women’s human rights. It has a negative effect on women’s physical, mental, sexual and reproductive health. It may also increase women’s risk of acquiring sexually-transmitted infections like HIV. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Malaysia has national action plans
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March 21 marks National Fragrance Day, and what better way to celebrate than with a new perfume? Here is a list rounding up some of the hottest new launches. – AFP Relaxnews Viktor & Rolf Luxury fashion house Viktor & Rolf recently updated its signature Flowerbomb fragrance line, which first launched back in 2005, with a
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Muffin isn’t afraid of injections. The Golden Retriever sits calmly on the treatment table while veterinarian Maleen Schaumburg injects him with a homeopathic remedy to treat his back pain. Muffin’s owner Katrin vom Hagen doesn’t reject conventional medicine in principle, but sees advantages in homeopathy. Sometimes the therapy may take a little longer, but it
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Sabah Education and Innovation Minister Yusof Yacob (second from right) during the visit to the school accompanied by the school principal, Mary Gambidau (left), and Sabah Education Department deputy director Kassim Ibrahim (third from left). KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah education and innovation ministry has ordered Sekolah Menengah All Saints Likas to stop its move to
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