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Law firm, BON Advocates, are tackling the issue of high legal fees by putting templates and information for simple legal documents on online platforms. Users will soon be able to draft their own Sales and Purchase agreements online for no cost whatsoever. They call this project DIY Law. Today, we explore the DIY Law model and the ways it could either help or harm the public. Will this be the new frontier of law, or could it be costlier for users in the long run?This is a report by Heng Wei Ann and Sharyl Kaur
In 1969 US national security advisor Henry Kissinger wrote, ”Our deepest challenge [will be] to base order on political multipolarity even though overwhelming military strength will remain with the two superpowers.” In 1989, after years in decline the USSR fell apart and the world was left with the effective dominance of the United States of America. Since then we have seen the rise of Russia, China, India and other BRIC nations. What does this mean for the notion of multi-polarity and the really existing distribution of power in the international system of nation-states?
Tonight, we’ve had another woman whose name is synonymous with the words Miss Malaysia, in fact, she is the titleholder for Miss Malaysia 2013 and is now the national director of Miss Universe Malaysia Organization; it’s no other than Carey Ng!Born in Putrajaya, the now 27 year old, Carey Ng didn’t venture in the in beauty line till the end of her degree studies. During high school, Carey was an active lady where she became a state gymnast and a ballet dancer of the advance degree level. She wanted to be a choreographer but various injuries stopped her from doing so. She channelled all the energy out towards her studies and soon return from the UK with a degree in architecture from University of Nottingham. As soon as her degree was done, Carey felt restless as she already got her academia done and wanted a new challenge. A beauty pageant spot appeared and she took it as an opportunity to build on her self confidence. One thing lead to another and she was crowned as Miss Malaysia 2013 at by December 2012. Her time during the pageant was a journey of self discovery. Now, she’s is the national director for Miss Universe Malaysia Organization, following in the footsteps of Andrea Fonseka and Elaine Daly. She has four ladies under her watch as she grooms them to be the finest of who they can be for the world’s stage. For the record, Carey scored 16! If you've liked what you've heard from the podcast, catch more via the website here! That Time Of Night
The May 2015 earthquake in Nepal has not only caused people to be left displaced without homes but has also created a real opportunity for traffickers to carry on with their child trafficking activities. The 'Nepalese Resilience' is a photo exhibition with a focus to raise awareness on the child trafficking problem in Nepal. We spoke to the photographers behind the exhibition to find out more about the issue.