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Kuala Lumpur art

Big Brother is watching you: the exhibition aiming to tackle surveillance and censorship

By: Janelle Retka - June 19, 2018

Surveillance and censorship are becoming part and parcel of daily life around the world, and yet many citizens seem content to turn a blind eye to it. A new exhibition at Wei-Ling Gallery in Kuala Lumpur called Seen is addressing that issue. Curator Line Dalile brings together ten leading international and Malaysian artists, hoping that

 
Royal birthday

Witness of history: Who is Cambodia’s Queen Mother?

June 18, 2018

Today marks the 82nd birthday of Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of Cambodia. Julio Jeldres, who served as the senior private secretary and special assistant to the late King Father Norodom Sihanouk for 12 years and has written extensively on the Cambodian royal family, provides insight into the life of Cambodia’s Queen Mother, whom he describes as

 
Photos of the week

In pictures: Trump, tigers and international diplomacy

June 15, 2018

The Trump-Kim summit may have dominated headlines this week, but it was far from the only story. Vietnam pushed ahead with a new cybersecurity law, Myanmar’s President Win Myint took a trip to Thailand and Muslims around the world celebrated the end of Ramadan