Teacher caught hitting student at school ceremony

THESE days, teachers have been told to adopt a gentler approach when it comes to disciplining students. Some are still advocates of the old ways of disciplining students which usually involve caning but there should always be a healthy boundary. Teacher Mohd Fadli Salleh recently shared a video clip of a man, presumably a teacher, … Read more

Son salutes mother at graduation, netizens in tears

FOR many of us, receiving our diplomas is an exciting occasion. Nevertheless, after years of study and preparation, we frequently fail to recognize our parents’ feelings on the day we triumph. Following her brother’s graduation from the Malaysian Police Training Centre (PULAPOL) in Langkawi, Kedah, a heartfelt moment was captured on camera by Malaysian user … Read more

Kopitiam in Singapore sold for RM140 million

RECENTLY, 8World News reported that a notable real estate development purchased a coffee shop at 848 Yishun Street 81 for an amazing $40 million (RM140 million). In order to halt further transactions on the property until the formal transfer of ownership is finalized, the buyer requested an exemption in May of this year. Thus, making … Read more

Chinese celeb praises M’sian for helping him with food bill

IT’S no secret fact that Malaysians are caring and giving people. Recently, a Chinese celebrity disclosed on a talk show in China about the kind-hearted help he received from an unknown Malaysian family in a local restaurant. However, the celebrity declined to reveal the restaurant’s address; he did acknowledge that the bill wasn’t very expensive. … Read more

RM18 economy rice enrages local man in Kedah

RECENTLY, a customer in Sungai Petani, Kedah, expressed his fury on Facebook after he was charged a rather pricey bill for a measly portion of ‘chap’ fan (economy rice). The customer complained in a post on Saturday, December 9, about being charged RM18 for his economy rice dinner on the Facebook group SP人. He had … Read more

Oriental Kopi seen on New York Times Square billboard

MALAYSIANS are always thrilled to know that our local cuisines are making headlines overseas. Recently, popular Malaysian kopitiam brand, Oriental Kopi shared on their Facebook page that they were featured on the New York Times Square billboard. “We are honoured to have been chosen as one of the Malaysian cuisines to be featured on the … Read more