Where Is Kamal Ashnawi, The World’s Richest Perak Born Trillionaire?

He claimed that he is also a royal offspring from Java, Indonesia by the name Raden Mas Prabhu Gusti Agung Ki Asmoro Wijoyo and is expected to be crowned as the Emperor of Indonesia in the next few years.

A Perakian Was the First Malay Actor in Hollywood

That was when his glorious moments sets in as Ibrahim Pendek makes the nation proud by recording a history in Malay filmmaking as he became the first Malay actor to play in Hollywood's film with Rock Hudson and Gene Rowlands in The Spiral Road.

The Story of a Taiping-born soldier, Sentenced to Death by Japan

The earliest Askar Melayu troop with body number 12, Lt Ibrahim bin Sidek, passed away with his companion Lt Ariffin bin Sulaiman with body number 8, and five other soldiers of Askar Melayu.

Tamar Jalis the Famous Horror Writer from Beruas

Tamar Jalis is the pen name for the famous horror genre book writer in Malaysia.

Interesting Facts about Menora Tunnel

The 55-kilometer highway project will not complete without the two tunnels measuring 880-meters and 830-meters each, known as the Menora Tunnel.

Malaysia’s Longest Serving Prison Detainee in Taiping Prison

Salleh Talib and Jamil Ahmad who were released from prison in 2006 after receiving remission has created history as they had spent the longest time serving as detainee in Malaysia. Their story should be taken as a lesson to us all.

Princess of Perak, the Richest Woman in Malaysia

In 2007, Raja Eleena was nominated as the 25th richest individual in Malaysia.

Beting Beras Basah Witnessed the Arrival of the First Sultan of Perak

The history of Perak’s royalty starts in the early 15th century; 1528 to be exact, when the first Sultan of Perak was enthroned at Beting Beras Basah.

The Myth of a Giant Snake Bombed by the Japanese in Perak

At that time, it was said that rumors spread throughout Perak saying that the Japanese troops killed many giant snakes in holes by using a grenade alone.

Pengkalan Hulu was Formerly a Sovereign Reman State

The history of Malay sultanatein Reman state is said to have begun since 1810 when Tuan Tok Nik Tok Leh, a royal family of Patani, had raised a protest and rebellion to achieve Reman’s independance from Patani.

Tuanku Zara Salim A Graceful Lady, A People’s Queen

Tuanku Zara is the greatgranddaughter of the 24th Sultan of Kedah, the Late Sultan Abdul Hamid Halim Shah, who was the father of the first Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj.

Where is Sungai Perak’s Actual Source?

It is believed that Sungai Perak originates from two different springflows in Royal Belum and meets at lubuk Y and hey merge to form a river called Sungai Perak which extends around 400km towards Hilir Perak.

Raja Azlan Muzzaffar Shah, the Eldest Son of the 35th Sultan of Perak

The eldest son of Sultan Nazrin Shah, who is the 35th Sultan of Perak, with his lovely wife Tuanku Zara Salim, The Queen of Perak was born at around 10 am on March 14th, 2008 in Hospital Pakar Damansara, Selangor.

Who’s Statue is on the Temple near Kellie’s Castle?

When talking about Kellie’s Castle, almost everyone would regard it as The Taj Mahal of Malaysia- if it was completely built. As an introduction, this castle was built in 1905 as a manifestation of love from a husband to his wife.

Mystery of the Faded Image on the Birch Memorial Clock Tower

Memorial Birch Clock Tower which is located beside Perak State Mosque was built in 1909 in the remembrance of first British Resident of Perak’s 34th death anniversary; J.W.W. Brich.

The Story of Abandoned Casuarina Inn in Taiping

Casuarina Inn, located at Taman Tasik Taiping, Perak, used to be a famous and cheap hotel resultant of its attractive design and architecture since British created it but it now left vacated. It has been left without any owner for a long time and has led to mysterious stories regarding to the empty hotel.

Getting to Know Raja Ahmad Nazim Azlan Shah

Engku Raja Ahmad Nazim Azlan Shah then continued his studies at one of the prestige schools in Kuala Lumpur which is Garden International School (GIS).

Raja Chulan is The First Malay Chosen To Be A Part of British Administration

The person that we will be talking about is the first Malay to be appointed as an officer in the British Administration which is as Malayan Civil Service (MCS).

3 Raja Who Were Born in Perak

These three individuals who were born in Perak often becomes jokes in Facebook. They hold the title of Raja in their own respective categories which are Raja Report Polis, Raja Bomoh Sedunia and Raja (Sultan) Melaka.

Kris Taming Sari is Kept in Perak

Tale of Kris Taming Sari starts when Sultan and his group went to Java Island to propose Raja Jawa’s daughter.

The Legend of an Elephant Named Aduka in Gerik

This legendary elephant named Aduka was initially encountered when it was roaming around in Hutan Belum. When first discovered - estimated in 1980’s – they were alarmed by Aduka’s size which was as gigantic as a house. Despite that, it was incredibly tame and ever since had a keeper who never felt tired to care and feed it.

Getting To Know The Late (Almarhum) Raja Ashman Shah

The Late Raja Ashman Shah was the third child of The Late (Almarhum) Sultan Azlan Shah (34th Sultan of Perak).

Rashid Maidin, Malay Senior Leader in Malaya Communist Party

Rashid was born from a poor family in Kampung Gunung Mesah, Gopeng. He is the first child among 8 siblings. Rashid completed primary school until standard five in a Malay school but later on enrolled in an English course in a night school as well as learning through post.

The Story of the Kumpulan Parang Panjang Establishment in Bekor Village, Perak

The violence made by the communists has caused the Malay villagers of Bekor Village to establish a group named “Kumpulan Parang Panjang”. They learnt martial arts such as pencak silat.

A Sad Tragedy at Kerian River that Should be Remembered

On September 13th 1972, an incident that couldn’t be forgotten by the community around both border area of Kerian River happened. A ferry with a bus of students of Sekolah Menengah Jenis Kebangsaan Cina Kerian as its load went sinked.

The Mystery of a Haunted Old House in Lumut

The existence of this abandoned old house was unknown due to the thick forest surrounding it. The forest was then discovered by developer for the purpose of development. As the area was cleared, a creepy old house were to be seen. The owner remains unknown.

The Story of Sultan Perak’s Princess Becoming Permaisuri of Johor

Tuanku Raja Zarith Sofia who was born on August 14th 1959 at Hospital Batu Gajah, Perak is actually a Permaisuri of Johor Darul Takzim and a wife to Duli Yang Maha Mulia Sultan Ibrahim Ismail, the fifth Sultan Johor.

Dark Events Behind the Construction of Gerik Jeli Highway (East-West)

On that particular day, the communists launched an attack to the labors who were working on the construction of the road.

Ngah Ibrahim Brought Home After 129 Years In Exile

The graves of both warriors Ngah Ibrahim Jaafar and Laksamana Mohamad Amin were dug open and the remains of both were put into two separate coffins which were covered with the Jalur Gemilang ( Malaysian Flag ) and the Perak Flag and were given the honour of reburial with full ceremony.

Story of The Bloody Sabil War In Sungai Manik

The Sabil War in Sungai Manik started when a Malay Communist named Mail Rudo from the main Communist Camp in Sungai Tungku was shot dead by a Banjar rebel/fighter named Utoh Putih at Parit 6, Pekan Rabu, Bendang D.O, now known as Chenderong Balai The Communists at that time were renowned for being ruthless towards the villagers.