The Memali incident happened on 19 Nov 1985 (Tuesday).
The NST front page story (below) titled ‘Black day in Baling‘ was datelined Nov 20-Wed and published in the paper’s Nov 21-Thurs edition.
Musa Hitam was then the Home Minister. The Minister of Home Affairs is responsible for the actions of the police. Continue reading “Tun and the Memali timeline” →
“The Chinese will win” in the race for wealth and power in Malaya, maintained renowned British historian Arnold J. Toynbee.
His famous quote: “A truly significant mark that the British Empire can leave in Malaya when she withdraws is the transformation’ of this country into the nineteenth province of China.”
Continue reading “Malaya chanced becoming the 19th province of China” →
Baffi, named after Buffy the vampire slayer, as a puppy given to Russia’s Vladimir Putin by Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.
And look at how Baffi has grown. Continue reading “A cheaper consultant” →