Malaysian families are facing a critical shortage of maids. Most of the maids come from Indonesia. But Indonesia banned its citizens from going to work as maids in Malaysia after a series of abuses against them. Jennifer Pak reports from Kuala Lumpur.
Reporter Michael Switow tells us how young Malaysian singers on the island of Borneo are reviving musical traditions that were on the verge of dying out. Borneo is the island shared by Malaysia, Indonesia and Brunei.
For seven days, a Malaysia Airlines jetliner has been missing and the news story has evolved into a media mystery spectacle. Patrick Smith, a pilot and the author of Cockpit Confidential is unimpressed with the demand for fast, easy answers.
Several thousand migrants and refugees stranded at sea in the Indian Ocean have been granted temporary shelter by the governments of Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia. The people have endured horrendous conditions.
Ethnic Indians in Malaysia have long supported that country's ruling party but not this time around; on the eve of Malaysian elections, ethnic Indians are taking to the streets to protest discrimination