Monthly Archives: April 2012

Step By Wicked Step: The Malaysian Context

         by Ellsee Elsee writes about her take on the current Form 5 novel for KBSM Literature Component; Step By Wicked Step and she analyzes whether the book is suitable in comparative to the previously-used The Pearl. To me, there is this defining feature about literature, which is that it is like […]

The Plight of the Hijabi

By: Amira Masri Hijab has become a natural occurrence in today’s fashion wheel. What was once deemed as a headpiece to cover certain areas of a Muslim lady has taken a twist in the vast fashion cycle. Back in my time, the ‘tudung bawal’ was a very famous hijab. Pin it around your head and […]

Playing it Fair; JPA Scholarship.

“A total of 559 candidates obtained the A+ and 10,803 scored straight A’s in the subjects they sat for in the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examination in 2011, Education Ministry director-general Datuk Seri Abdul Ghafar Mahmud said.” Statistics on SPM results have never been disappointing, in fact, it may be the only showing some positive […]