With the year coming to an end, many are considering a new smartphone to usher into the new year. All the major manufacturers and even some smaller ones have already released their flagship models, so we find out if they’re value for your money. This week it’s the ZTE Axon Elite, Huawei P8 & the LG G4.
The monsoon season has just started and with it comes many dangerous problems, including landslides. There are over 600 high-risk slopes detected in the KL alone. We explore solutions engineers have come up to solve the landslide problem and early warning signs the public can look out for to prevent it from happening. This report is by Sharyl Kaur,Nadiah Aziz and Ashraf Zein.
Who should get to keep secrets, and who should demand to know them? In this hour, TED speakers talk about the damage secrets can do, and the shifting roles we play when we keep, or share them.
Lee Kuan Yew's passing earlier this year was met with sadness and reverence from the Singaporean public. Over five decades, the island state has been shaped by the late premier's vision and aspirations for a country coping after a post-Malaya split. We explore the very personal aspects of Lee Kuan Yew through the eyes of an author whose book is banned on Singaporean shores.Here are the segments of the program: Asia Calling 1 - Child Pornography in PakistanAsia Calling 2 - Temple of Tolerance in IndonesiaLee Kuan Yew - Patriot of the Will This program was produced by Aziff Azuddin, Aisyah Tajuddin, Sharyl Kaur, and Muhammad Haniff Baharudin.
A special movie-themed episode this week as movie critic Aidil joins in the proceedings to discuss feel-good movies, movies that bombed and the representation of rape in cinema & film.
This week, we speak to Malaysian water polo sensation, Alicia Chin. Listen to how this 19 year old law student overcame a blood disorder to help Selangor to its first Malaysian Games women's water polo medal, and how she eventually worked her way into the national squad to represent Malaysia at the Sea Games.