Category Archives: London

Conference daily : World Innovation Forum Kuala Lumpur 2013 (WIF-KL 2013)

I was tasked to manage the editorial component of WIF-KL2013‘s daily newspaper, last week. WIF-KL2013 is a three-day international forum that provides a platform for the discourse and events related to innovation. It is organised by Malaysia’s Ministry of Science, … Continue reading

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“Baby Hatch” provides help for desperate mothers

A Malaysian non-profit works to end the tragedy of baby dumping. By Hana Kamaruddin for Khabar Southeast Asia in Kuala Lumpur May 02, 2012 By day, Zuhri Yahya is an executive at a bus advertising company. In his spare time, … Continue reading

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Malaysia Islamic group encourages discussions on faith – Khabar Southeast Asia

Five years after its founding, the Young Muslims Project is giving Kuala Lumpur’s youth a platform for discussion on faith and life. By Hana Kamaruddin for Khabar Southeast Asia in Kuala Lumpur – 09/03/12 In Malaysia, a young man had … Continue reading

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Totto-chan – The Little Girl at the Window

I first read this book in January 2010 and I remembered how amused I was by it. It was light, entertaining and mostly heart-warming. Today, I revisited it. It was one of those times where I just took one look … Continue reading

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Do you hear them when they cry? – Winner of the 3-Month January 2011 In-class Sports & Specialist Blog Competition

I was expecting to be bored and disinterested when I stepped into our Sports & Specialist Blog class. It was in April 2011, and the weather in London was its normal cold, wet and gray. I, too, was cold and tired … Continue reading

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Interracial Relationships… what do you think?

by Hana Kamaruddin, Simisola Adebosin and Natale Cassano Love is blind, love has no color, love lies in the heart, all you need is love..etc etc .. I can go on and on! In reality, are those words really true? … Continue reading

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Top British Stars raise £8,000 for charity

Top British stars gathered to raise £8,000 for a writing and human rights charity network, earlier this month, at the Kilburn Tricycle Theatre. Sir Ben Kingsley, Dame Harriet Walter, Bill Patterson and Mathew Macfayden were among the celebrities to read … Continue reading

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TV REVIEW: The Boat That Guy Built

Britain as we know today is far from what it was in the 19th century according to Guy Martin in his latest TV programme The Boat That Guy Built. “Everything was coming out of Britain,” he says, “iron bridges, steam … Continue reading

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English PEN Presidency Handover

Dame Harriet Walter, Bill Paterson, Mathew Macfayden and Ben Kinsgley are set to join an evening to mark the handover of the English PEN Presidency at the Tricycle Theatre, Kilburn High Road on 6 March 2011. The event entitled Inspirations … Continue reading

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A Life in the Day of: Fadli Halim

This work was written as part of my tutorial assignment in reference to The Times’ A Life in The Day Of feature. You can read some of them from The Times online archive here and here. A Life in the … Continue reading

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