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The one-man Malay literature archive

MALAYSIANS KINI | Nazir Harith Fadzilah is on a mission to preserve Malay books.
  Annabelle Lee

The last of generations of storytellers

MALAYSIANS KINI | With no protege, Ramli Mahmud may be the last in the long line of traditional storytellers called the Awang Batil.
  Jimadie Shah Othman

The man who built the house of forbidden laughs

MALAYSIANS KINI | The Crackhouse Comedy Club is the home of standup comedy in M’sia.
  Zikri Kamarulzaman

Sarawak’s sape travels across the South China Sea

MALAYSIANS KINI | The KL Sape Collective wants to spread S'wakian traditional music to the city.
  Annabelle Lee

Dudu De Doodle - an artist's path to fame and fortune

MALAYSIANS KINI | He tried selling his art once, no one wanted it. Now brands are lining up to get him on board.
  Geraldine Tong

Art for the people - Manjat's work transcends controversy

MALAYSIANS KINI | Jerome Manjat's woodcuts were censored, but the story doesn’t end there.
  Annabelle Lee

M'sia's first blind lawyer not losing sight of importance of education

MALAYSIANS KINI | Mah Hassan says education is the key to assist people with disabilities.
  Alyaa Alhadjri

One computer prodigy’s path to activism

MALAYSIANS KINI | Khairil Yusof’s Sinar Project promotes civic technologies in Malaysia.
  Koh Jun Lin

Ostracised, yet young animal lover risks all to rescue animals

MALAYSIANS KINI | Malaccan Norashikin Ahmad, 24, has been rescuing dogs and cats since 2014.
  Annabelle Lee

How a self-taught historian learnt the past through headstones

MALAYSIANS KINI | A chat with an elder led school dropout Lee Eng Kew to be a historian and folklorist, recognised locally and abroad.
  Kow Gah Chie

Ballerina loses sight, but gains new vision through her foundation

MALAYSIANS KINI | Survivor of a rare genetic disease, Foong is building a foundation to empower fellow sufferers to extend their own lives.
  Annabelle Lee

Retired army officer relives hostage memories to inspire others

MALAYSIANS KINI | Despite the trauma, Ganase Jaganathan gives talks on his days as a captive in Sierra Leone.
  Harith Najmuddin

Doctor bids to destigmatise mental illness

MALAYSIANS KINI | Dr Chua Sook Ning forms NGO to bring this issue to the mainstream.
  Geraldine Tong

Transgender models make more than a fashion statement

MALAYSIANS KINI | A socially-conscious brand seeks out transgender models to send a message of empowerment.
  Alyaa Azhar

Meet the Mah Meri women breaking Orang Asli stereotypes

MALAYSIANS KINI | They have never met an educated Orang Asli, although there are many of us, says Diana Uju.
  Harith Najmuddin & Zikri Kamarulzaman

Passion in combustion - meet Faizal Reza

MALAYSIANS KINI | A bike builder and customiser whose passion rolls on two wheels.
  RK Anand

The ‘Puan Sri’ who fights for the environment

MALAYSIANS KINI | 'Since young I’ve always loved mother nature,’ says Shariffa Sabrina Syed Akil.
  Yeong Hui Min

I’m no freak, says ‘outsider artist’ Rahmat Haron

MALAYSIANS KINI | He is one example why we should never judge a book by its cover.
  Alyaa Azhar

The real 'Tauke' of Malaysian football

MALAYSIANS KINI | From football to politics, legend Soh Chin Aun has done it all.
  Ariv Chelvam and Zikri Kamarulzaman

Zunar - the makings of Malaysia’s most dangerous cartoonist

MALAYSIANS KINI | How a boy from Pendang, Kedah became the most notorious Malaysian political cartoonist of our time.
  Yap Jia Hee

The Best of Malaysians Kini 2016

MALAYSIANS KINI | Here's our pick of the best 10 interviews with Malaysians you should know.
  Malaysians Kini

Gerai OA empowering Orang Asli women through craft

MALAYSIANS KINI | Reita Rahim is one of the core volunteer of Gerai OA
  Harith Najmuddin & Zikri Kamarulzaman

How four teens cook up a solution to food wastage

MALAYSIANS KINI | Robin Food is a mobile app that connects food surplus to NGOs feeding the homeless.
  Geraldine Tong

Man on mission to get more brethren into gender causes

MALAYSIANS KINI | Yu Ren Chung says women sparked his interest in gender equality.
  Geraldine Tong

Organic farmer now lighting up Borneo's interiors

MALAYSIANS KINI | BK Ong does what gov'ts can't seem to do - bring basic amenities to rural areas.
  Geraldine Tong

Meet Bersih's unofficial sidekick, the Bersih Kid

MALAYSIANS KINI | A teen spreads the message of tolerance, unity as he serves breakfast at SS2 market.
  Geraldine Tong

A crusader in crutches has ‘hunger’ for Bersih 5

MALAYSIANS KINI | Meet Isaiah Jacob, who goes on a hunger strike today in his fifth Bersih struggle.
  Alyaa Azhar

Activist helps fellow Orang Ulu on rocky road to get MyKads

MALAYSIANS KINI | Mujan Jok urges politicians to aid 20,000 Orang Ulu get their MyKads.
  Alyaa Alhadjri

A doctor’s hearing loss spurs a health plan for the poor

MALAYSIANS KINI | Dr Lutfi shares his story after winning UN recognition for his work in Cambodia.
  Koh Jun Lin

Tackling medical myths in Malaysia

MALAYSIANS KINI | Among those working behind the scenes is Dr Ahmad Firdaus Mohd Haris.
  Koh Jun Lin
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