Moving beyond colonial capitals

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 1 -- Indonesia seems to be serious about moving its capital. Following years of feasibility studies, President Joko Widowi announced last week that a new site had been chosen in Bo... Read More

In Singapore, workers cannot dream

Kuala Lampur, Aug. 25 -- The other day I watched a CNA documentary on a young construction worker, an aspiring poet, Mukul Hossine. Mukul, a Bangladeshi national, has been working as a construction w... Read More

Can a culture be appropriated?

Kuala Lampur, Aug. 18 -- Is any culture pure? And can a culture belong to a single people? All cultures intermingle and borrow from each other, after all. This is how and why we see the Indian Ramaya... Read More