More news in Sideviews

Towards real federalism in Malaysia – Anwar Ibrahim

25 Jul – In a leading text on Sarawak history, Steven Runciman, the English expert on Byzantine studies and a contemporary of George Orwell, tells us that in return for successfully waging war on piracy and insurgency among the indigenous peoples, the Sultan of Brunei, the late Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin II, ceded a massive tract of land in the southwest area of Brunei to James Brook. This generous grant was…

Talk of the Web