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Mencari Jejak Pencetus Indonesia

Dalam keseharian dirimu akrab dengan nama INDONESIA, berbahasa INDONESIA bahkan tinggal di INDONESIA. Tapi, pernahkah terpikir dari mana asal kata INDONESIA dan menebak-nebak siapa pencetus nama tersebut? 638 more words

Malaysia

From the old Colonial Christian Cemetery of George Town, Penang

From the old Colonial Christian Cemetery of George Town, Penang
This is a very old cemetery situated within the City limit. This is the place where the colonial founders of George Town were buried including the Founder Captain Sir Francis Light of the East India Company of the British Empire, if I can recall correctly. 458 more words

Photography

Eurasians of Penang re-enact landing of Sir Francis Light

The Herald
7 September 2014

Eurasians of Penang re-enact landing of Sir Francis Light

On August 15, the Feast of the Assumption was celebrated with a difference at the Church of the Assumption. 611 more words

Events

Malaysia's unsung heroes: Captain Francis Light

Looking at the official history of Malaysia, you could be forgiven for thinking that civilisation began with the arrival of Islam, that nothing good happened during colonial times, and that the only worthwhile deeds were carried out by Malays. 1,116 more words