Malaysia is moving away from English as a language of learning. That has some parents worried that their children won't be able to compete in a global environment. Some parents have taken to sending their kids to school over the border in Singapore.
A camp to 'correct the effeminate behavior' of Muslim schoolboys should be abolished, says Malaysia's women's minister. 66 boys identified as 'effeminate' were sent to 'discourage them from being gay'. Anchor Lisa Mullins talks to the BBC's Jennifer Pak.
A Wikileaks cable about Malaysia is generating controversy there. It involves the country's main opposition leader, who is currently on trial, charged with having sex with a male political aide. Jennifer Pak reports from Kuala Lumpur.
The answer to our Geo Quiz today is Malaysia. Government censors recently revised their rules regarding what subjects cannot be depicted in films. One movie maker is testing the new limits with a gay-themed film. Jennifer Pak reports.
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.
Authorities know Malaysia Airlines flight 370 took off from Kuala Lumpur late on Friday night headed for Beijing. But that's almost all that's known. About 45 minutes later, the plane was never heard from again.
Before losing contact with air controllers, Malaysia Airlines flight 370 may have veered to the west, away from its original destination of Beijing. The Malaysian Air Force says radar data suggests the sudden change in the jet's flight course. But it still leaves those searching for the plane with the same question: where is it?
Relatives of passengers aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 tried to make their frustrations known to Malaysian officials Wednesday. They accuse authorities in Malaysia of doing too little to find the missing plane.
Malaysian officials now say that there's firm evidence flight 370 flew into a remote area of the Indian Ocean, where it could only have crashed into the water. Yet a psychologist says even that certainty will likely not provide closure to families of the passengers.
American officials said the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet over Ukraine was carried out by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. Follow the latest developments in our live and updating story.
Pada usia 6 tahun, dia dikejutkan apabila melihat papanya, seorang pengkritik hebat terhadap Perdana Menteri Malaysia ditangkap polis. Pada usia 23 tahun, dia menemui keberanian untuk bersuara semula, dengan mengimbas kembali seorang papa yang luar biasa, dan seorang anak perempuan yang juga luar biasa.
At one time, Kim Jong-nam was thought to be the natural successor to his father, North Korea’s ‘Dear Leader,’ Kim Jong-il. Now, the younger Kim is dead. And experts suspect that his death might have been a political assassination ordered by his own half-brother, the current supreme leader — Kim Jong-un.