In Conjunction with the celebration of Malaysia’s 58th Independence Day, I would like to speak about my hometown, Malaysia and facts surrounded this great land and it’s peoples. 3,568 more words
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A view of the crowd of supporters of pro-democracy group “Bersih” (Clean) gathering outside the Dataran Merdeka just before midnight in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Tens of thousands joined a peaceful protest in Kuala Lumpur to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak, bringing to the streets a political crisis over a multi-million-dollar payment made to an account under his name.
So, on my second weekend myself and 3 fellow exchangers from Sheffield decided to take the 6 hour coach over to Kuala Lumpur… I say coach and alot of my British friends and probably imagining some dreaded megabus ride, well you’d be wrong… so wrong! 502 more words
Malaysia won its independence from the British colonial rule in 1957 and it celebrates 31st August as its ‘National Day’ each year. Last year on this day, I had attended the beautiful celebration of color, pomp, splendor and patriotism on its 57th Independence Day of in its capital, Kuala Lumpur. 715 more words