Mahathir’s UN speech proposed as basis of Foreign Policy

October 16, 2018 Mahathir’s UN Speech proposed as basis of Foreign Policy by Bernama  |   PARLIAMENT | The Foreign Ministry today tabled a motion in the Dewan Rakyat for the speech of Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad at the 73rd United Nations General Assembly in New York on Sept 28 to be set … Continue reading

A New Biography Presents Gandhi, Warts and All

October 15, 2018 By Alex von Tunzelmann GANDHI The Years That Changed the World, 1914-1948 By Ramachandra Guha Illustrated. 1,083 pp. Alfred A. Knopf. $40. “The number of books that people write on this old man takes my breath away,” complained the politician B. R. Ambedkar of the proliferation of Gandhiana. That was in 1946. … Continue reading

Growing Disaster of Trump’s Foreign Policy

October 15, 2018 Growing Disaster of  Trump’s Foreign Policy by: Philip Bowring The developing world is being slow to wake up to the potentially devastating consequences of a key aspect of US President Donald Trump’s foreign policies, particularly now that that John Bolton and his strident “f… the world” views have become so important. … Continue reading

Khoo Salma Nasution: The Pride of Penang

October 15, 2018 Malaysians Kini Khoo Salma Nasution: The Pride of Penang by Koh Jun Lin  | MALAYSIANSKINI | George Town native Khoo Salma Nasution @ Khoo Su Nin, 55, wears many hats in championing the Penang capital’s colonial era heritage. She was the President of Penang Heritage Trust, and prior to that was involved … Continue reading

How to win the Cold War with China–Dr. Fareed Zakaria

October 15, 2018 How to win the cold war with China–Dr. Fareed Zakaria The Trump administration’s most significant and lasting decisions will be about U.S. policy toward China. Far more consequential than even the Supreme Court’s composition or immigration policy is whether the 21st century will be marked by conflict or cooperation between the … Continue reading