Discovery, National Geographic and History are all television channels aiming to widen your general knowledge. And general knowledge is always entertaining if it is presented in fun facts.
However, most of the shows are
In Sarawak, Batang Lupar is famously known for its tidal bore phenomenon where waves of water goes against the direction of the current.
It is also one of the federal constituencies in Malaysia. Meanwhile
Paul Carling Rahit, the brain behind the Paul Carling label is a young Kuching-based fashion designer.
He curated the national costume for Malaysian representative Debra Jeanne Poh for the 6th Miss Grand International Pageant in
Despite reports that Sarawakians and Sabahans were generally agreeable to becoming part of the Malaysian federation, then Indonesian president Sukarno was not happy.
He accused the federation of being a neo-colonial attempt by the British
Owen Rutter (1889-1944) was one of the most celebrated English travel writers in the early 20th century.
He was also an English historian and novelist who travelled through Borneo, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, Canada and
William Somerset Maugham (or better known as W. Somerset Maugham) was a famous British novelist and short story writer.
Although he was a practicing physician, the art of writing called to him after his first
The Pelagus Rapids are infamously known as the ‘Rapids of Death’.
They have caused the deaths of many travellers who needed to travel from Kapit to Belaga.
Located up the Rajang river, the ferocious rapids spanning