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Happy Birthday to the late Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra al-Haj

Happy Birthday to the late Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra al-Haj, the first Prime Minister of Malaysia, who was born 8th February, one hundred and twelve years ago

Happy New Year !

Perdana Leadership Foundation would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year. 2014 has been a year of tests for Malaysia and we hope that 2015 will prove to be a happier and more uplifting year.

Tun Dr Siti Hasmah's Article on Tun Suhailah Hussein
Tun Dr Siti Hasmah's Article on Tun Suhailah Hussein

Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali wrote an article on Tun Suhailah Hussein, the wife of Malaysia's third Prime Minister; Tun Hussein Onn. The article was published on New Straits Times Online. Click to read more.

A Chat with International Humanitarian Tan Sri Dr. Jemilah Mahmood
A Chat with International Humanitarian Tan Sri Dr. Jemilah Mahmood

It’s always intimidating to be in the presence of an internationally- accomplished and outstanding human being whose list of achievements would fill several chapters of a book, and then some. But Tan Sri Dr. Jemilah Mahmood, , founder of MERCY Malaysia, recipient of Bahrain’s prestigious Isa Award for Services to Humanity in 2013 and now head of the World Humanitarian Summit Secretariat at the United Nations in New York, exudes such warmth and charisma that you cannot help but relax in her company. This writer has had the opportunity to meet with Tan Sri Dr. Jemilah – or Dr. Jim, as she insists – several times before this interview and at each meeting, was captivated by her candour and willingness to share ideas and experience.

A Look at the Digitization of Historic Speeches From the 1960s and 1970s at UCLA
A Look at the Digitization of Historic Speeches From the 1960s and 1970s at UCLA

Derek Bolin salvaged history in the living room of his Los Angeles apartment, digitizing dozens of reels of audio recordings of important — and rarely heard — speeches given at UCLA during the political and social unrest of the 1960s.


Bolin, 44, who recently graduated from the school with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications, has preserved more than 300 speeches, including by British royalty, Ethiopian leaders and American entertainers such as Joan Rivers and Jane Fonda.

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