Tag: nasi lemak

“Wickedly bad”, that’s what a British journalist called nasi lemak served on BA flight

A British journalist who writes about consumer rights issues for The Telegraph has found herself in hot water with netizens of all nationalities after she expressed disgust over a nasi lemak meal on a British Airways flight. Katie Morley has since apologised for the comments. Morley...

New Telegram group saves beloved dish Nasi Lemak from unsavoury connotations

Singapore—Nasi Lemak, a spicy coconut rice dish, has been well-beloved for many years not only in its native Malaysia, but also in Singapore, Brunei, and Thailand. Recently, however, a chat group on the messaging app Telegram, with the name SG Nasi Lemak, left people with...

Hawker Heritage: Chicken Rice and Nasi Lemak

Hawker Heritage is an art project that explores the stories behind 10 iconic hawker dishes to advocate for greater diversity in Singapore. Each week, we look into 2 hawker dishes and what they can teach us about embracing differences. You can stay updated through Hawker Heritage’s...

Google Doodle features Nasi Lemak as ‘Malaysia’s national dish’

Google got delicious and satisfied the palate, as Google Doodle featured Nasi Lemak as the national dish of Malaysia. The 40-second animation showed how nasi lemak and its condiments were made, from the boiling of rice, frying of peanuts, anchovies, and chicken, and served it...

I wish….Sylvia will marry Kim Song

By Tan Bah Bah My wishes for 2014 The People’s Action Party Will declare unequivocally that it is on the side of all born-and-bred-in-Singapore Singaporeans, in particular, those who have put them in power and helped build up this country.  No ifs, no buts. Will commit...