It is nearly a year and two months since I got here in the UK and surprisingly it is a mixed feeling – both happy and sad. Continue reading “Unhinging Hopes of the Past”
31st of August this year will mark 60 years of Malaysia as an independent and sovereign nation. To look back on some of our ecnnomic achievements for the past 60 years, from only US$402 GNI per capita in 1970 to US$10,796 GNI per capita in 2014 and between the same period, the incidence of poverty in general was reduced from 49.3% to 0.6% while hardcore poverty has been eradicated. Continue reading “MRT: ‘First Class Facility, Third Class Mentality’”
When I was writing this piece, my first paper will only be ten days away and it seems to me that writing is a way of escapism, indulging yourself with the pleasure of pouring down your ideas into an abstract writing canvas.