A short, light-hearted movie by Malaysian oil and gas company PETRONAS, in celebration of Deepavali, the Hindu festival of lights in 2014. Happy Deepavali to my Hindus neighbours and devotees worldwide.
Malay music video for Gemilang (means Glory), a song by Jaclyn Victor, first performed a decade ago when she was crowned the first Malaysian Idol in 2004.
A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane crashes in Ukraine, near Russian border, on Thursday, killing all 298 people aboard, mostly Dutch. It’s widely believed that the plane was shot down by pro-Russian separatist.
My condolences to the families and relatives. Like many people around the world, I’m shocked and saddened by the news. Can’t comprehend the reason behind the attack, and can’t understand how it was deemed safe to fly over the region.
This is the second disaster involving Malaysia Airlines this year. The flight MH370, which gone missing in March, has yet to be found.
A new capsule hotel (a concept created by the Japanese) has opened in Malaysia earlier this month. The Capsule by Container Hotel is located in Terminal KLIA2 in Kuala Lumpur International Airport, with transit travellers and frequent fliers in mind.