Tag Archives: Malaysia

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Here are the two of my latest works for a state government think tank in Malaysia. The April edition was published in two languages – English and Malay. I can create and manage your company’s publication content on a regular basis. Contact … Continue reading

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Universities engage in sustainability projects with industry – Case study – University World News

Universities engage in sustainability projects with industry – Case study – University World News. ASIA   UNIVERSITIES ENGAGE IN SUSTAINABILITY PROJECTS WITH INDUSTRY – CASE STUDY   Hana Kamaruddin 20 May 2012 Issue No:222   Asian universities are engaged in … Continue reading

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Sustaining university-community projects is a key challenge – University World News

Sustaining university-community projects is a key challenge – University World News. ASIA   SUSTAINING UNIVERSITY-COMMUNITY PROJECTS IS A KEY CHALLENGE    Hana Kamaruddin 20 May 2012 Issue No:222  Sustaining university-industry-community initiatives beyond the first flush of enthusiasm is a core … Continue reading

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Leading light of university engagement outlines vision – University World News

Leading light of university engagement outlines vision – University World News. ASIA Leading light of university engagement outlines vision Hana Kamaruddin13 May 2012 Issue No:221 “Never in my wildest dreams did I expect to be a deputy vice-chancellor,” said Saran Kaur … 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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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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Do you hear them when they cry? – Part 2

Note: Names have been changed to protect the identity of the interviewees.  It is dark, cold and stifling in the fishing boat. Thida shifts his seating position to relieve the pressure on his behind from sitting with no adequate back … Continue reading

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My Favourite Malaysian – Dr. Jemilah Mahmood

I’ve always had a romantic viewpoint of humanitarian workers who voluntarily offer their help in war-torn countries. Black and white scenes of them kneeling down to a child offering food or medicine almost always come to my mind and I … Continue reading

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Do you hear them when they cry?

I was required to write a 500-word feature story for one of my assignments and I decided to revisit a chapter from my unpublished draft book entitled “Do you hear them when they cry?”. The book centers around 12 people … Continue reading

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