Tagged: malaya

“Lembu punya susu, sapi dapat nama” 1

“Lembu punya susu, sapi dapat nama”

(From left) Ishak Haji Mohammed, Dr Burhanuddin Al-Helmy and Ahmad Boestamam The seeds of independence had been sowed long before the existence of Umno, notes Hishamuddin Yahaya.  This is a tribute to the unsung...

The 20-point agreement with Sabah 0

The 20-point agreement with Sabah

The 20-point agreement, or the 20-point memorandum, is an agreement made between the state of Sabah (then North Borneo) with what would be the federal government of Malaysia prior to the formation of Malaysia...

Committed to the cause 0

Committed to the cause

The late Dr Rajakumar believed that a society based on justice and solidarity is possible, says Dr Jeyakumar Devaraj in a tribute to the former Labour Party leader. 

A cartoon lesson in history 0

A cartoon lesson in history

(Click image to enlarge) Tiang Wei reports on the launch of a cartoon people’s history book of Malaya, “Where Monsoons Meet”. History has never been so accessible and readable – and to think that...

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