Stemming the rising tide of crime

Immediate action is necessary to reassure the Malaysian public that the authorities have the situation under control. That’s why a holistic approach covering areas of the law, policing and the criminal justice system should be considered (Photo credit: Brandon Anderson, flickr). By Shahjanaz Kamaruddin Gun crimes are being reported on a daily basis in the … Read moreStemming the rising tide of crime

Looking to old ways to lift education levels

The SK Ba Kelalan may be short of amenities but not in community spirit in raising academic achievement despite being a remote school (Photo credit: Carolyn Hong) By Carolyn Hong Sited in a tranquil valley ringed by mountains in north Sarawak, Sekolah Kebangsaan Ba Kelalan is one of the more remote schools in Malaysia. Its buildings … Read moreLooking to old ways to lift education levels