Ross Yusof & guests Bob Holmes, Ray Jennings & Jeevan Selvanathan discuss the UEFA Champions League & UEFA Europa League SF draws and also lookback at the QF 2nd legs. There is also a chat with Stanley Samuel (ex KL, MAS) about the FA Cup SF draw and a preview of the MSL. Also full weekend preview of the BPL with Arsenal v Chelsea the headliner as well as La Liga, Ligue 1, Serie A, Bundesliga, Treatment Table & 3 Big Shouts!
Edith Grossman is the reason you've read Gabriel García Márquez' Love in the Time of Cholera and the historic novel about the final months of Simón Bolívar, The General in his Labyrinth. Catch this special episode, broadcast in conjunction with World Book Day, where our host Umapagan Ampikaipakan speaks to one of the most active and competent translators of Latin American literature in the world today about her life's work; her rendition of Miguel Cervantes’ Don Quixote – widely regarded as the definitive translation of our times – and the state of literary translation today.
A 2015 Op-ed in The Guardian said “Laws are built around the belief that drug addicts need to be punished to stop them. But if pain and trauma and isolation cause addiction, then inflicting more pain and trauma and isolation is not going to solve that addiction. It’s actually going to deepen it.” How do we direct our public policy in light of this? The Malaysian AIDS Council recently released a policy brief which has been in the works since September 2013, focusing their attention on women drug users in Kelantan, Penang, Johor and the Klang Valley. We speak to the authors of this report.
The 12th BOH Cameronian Arts Awards will be honouring Datin Marion D'CRuz, Dato' Faridah Merican, Chin San Sooi, Dato' Rahim Razali and Normah Nordin. These are the people who have helped lay the foundation for the performing arts in Malaysia. The awards organizer points out the need to celebrate and recognise these artists and their works to inspire the next generation.
Rapport is fundamental to our life. It is essential for us to have productive and successful relationships. When we are in rapport with ourselves, with people in relationship with us, our company and clients, we get outcomes. When we are not in rapport, we stand the risk of not achieving the results we want. Sheila and Christopher joins us to explore the topic of rapport and how it can be built.