July 12, 2019The stress of college life, the quest for perfection, a chronic lack of sleep, and constant paranoia all combined together to bring out her alter ego: Veronica, the amplified version of her grievances.
June 16, 2019Our reader pays tribute to these fathers and grandfathers who, despite their advanced age, are still active and continue to make every day an adventure. They may be a little slower, stiffer and more forgetful, yet they have made adjustments to their lifestyles to keep up with the changing times.
March 6, 2019The writer recalls the gallantry of his father Sher Mohamed Allah Baksh in fighting the criminals in Kampar, Perak, in the 1940s, together with his immediate superior ASP-OCPD Maurice Graham.
February 22, 2019This reader recounts the event in which the children in her organisation performed a dance before the honourable Prime Minister and his wife, and are thrilled when they get to shake hands and take selfies with the dignitaries.
January 24, 2019Besides giving a presentation on “Lessons learnt from rapidly building up a business and managing it remotely” at a workshop, this writer also visited places of interest and experienced the daily lives of the locals.
December 27, 2018From a micro-level creation of the Nativity scene, later in life this writer saw the macro-level of the image being played out in the institution of the Family. At the end of the day, it’s our family that is our prized possession, a gift to be nourished and cared for with love.
November 18, 2018The Silent Mentor programme, introduced by Professor Dr Chin Kin Fah, on March 23, 2012, encourages donors to donate their bodies after death. Donors have selflessly donated their bodies for the advancement of medical research, education and training, motivated by love for mankind.
September 16, 2018B.C. Sekhar was a proud Malaysian who was a patriot and a nationalist. He was also a global scientific icon who, right up to the last day of his life, was creating, inventing and developing technologies and ideas to make life better for all of us.
September 10, 2018Posted to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Sabah as Head of Department and Sabah State Physician in 1990, Datuk Jayaram revamped the department, placing great emphasis on teaching and training. Because of his charisma and teaching skills, Jayaram’s unit surpassed in popularity even the most established gastroenterology units in the...