A warming Malaysian dish for the cold weekend ahead – Penang Nyonya Fish Curry

Quick Info: Serves: 4 with accompaniments Difficulty: easy Time: 30 mins Ingredients: 2 Sea bream, about 650g to 750g – cleaned and gutted, or 4 Mackerel fillets 3 Tbsp Fish curry powder or 2 Tbsp…

View Post

Anwar Ibrahim – the man with two faces?

Anwar Ibrahim must be one of the most well known politicians globally to hail from Asia. He is a rare politician from the Asian continent who manages to straddle both East and West through an understanding…

View Post

A roundup of what is making the news in Malaysia

This is the second in the series of ‘A Round up of what is making the news in Malaysia’. I explained the reasoning behind it in my first post. Malaysian politics continues to excite and…

View Post

Malaysia celebrates 61 years of independence

Malaysia celebrates Merdeka Day today. Translated into English, it means ‘Independence Day’. Pomp and pageantry mark the day every year as it did today in Malaysia. The anniversaries are milestones of the growing number of years since…

View Post

I am fully behind England in the World Cup and there are no ‘buts’

  Ethnic minorities have very little to thank Norman Tebbit for. Actually, come to think of it, there is nothing to thank Norman Tebbit for if you are an anti-Thatcherite but that’s another matter. Tebbit’s…

View Post