Sir Henry Gurney was a British colonial administrator who served in different posts throughout the British Empire.
He joined the British Colonial Service in 1921 and was posted to Kenya as an assistant district
The Iban community is known for having different kinds of gawai celebrations.
Even though we associate the word 'gawai' with partying today, the feasting and festivities are actually secondary to the main event
Also known as Konfrontasi, the Indonesia-Malaysia Confrontation was an undeclared war with most of the battles happening between Kalimantan (Indonesia) and East Malaysia.
The confrontation was a result from Indonesia’s opposition to the creation
Torch ginger (Etlingera elatior) is widely known as bunga kantan in Malaysia. It is also known as ginger flower, torch lily, Philippine wax flower, Indonesian tall ginger, rose de porcelaine and porcelain rose.
If you were there during Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF 2019), chances are you may still be suffering from post-RWMF withdrawal.
Despite a claim on international media last year that the festival was a dying
The black orchid (Coelogyne pandurata) is such a unique plant that it is the official mascot for East Kalimantan province.
Also known as anggrek hitam in the Indonesian language, this orchid can be found