A strong stomach is sometimes needed for exhibitions with a medical theme. The 19th century was the high point for terrifying displays of the consequences of the sort of diseases that could be avoided, by men mostly. In the 21st century, the aptly named Wellcome Institute and the Hunterian Museum have made the experience not just child friendly but visually appealing too. Now it’s Malaysia’s turn. ‘Al-Tibb: The Healing Art of Islamic Medicine’ at the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia takes the subject to new aesthetic heights.
MY breath turned rapid and shallow as I pushed myself uphill, trying to get closer to the finish line of the 15-kilometre Conquer the Trails race in Bukit Kiara.
HULU TERENGGANU: From tomorrow, Terengganu’s Tasik Kenyir will be a meeting point for international bird and nature lovers for the sixth annual Kenyir Bird and Nature Quest.
LONDON: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have chosen pastry chef Claire Ptak, owner of celebrated London bakery Violet, to make a lemon elderflower cake for their upcoming wedding, Kensington Palace announced Tuesday.
KUALA LUMPUR: So is the celebrity hook up for real? Is entrepreneur, actress and TV host Noor Neelofa Mohd Noor in the smouldering embrace of hunky actor Datuk Hans Isaac? Once more, with feeling?