Malaysian minister: Laksa and nasi lemak among our pride

 Is she mad? Maybe the Chinese would say they invented noodle, Indians eat rice first, and Ethiopians, being the birthplace of the human race, would say they invented the concept of food in general.  We should just ignore them. Pointless war...

September 17, 2009 on 7:15 pm | In News Section |

KUALA LUMPUR: Laksa, nasi lemak and bak kut teh — these are some of the food Malaysia will lay claim to.

Tourism Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ng Yen Yen said there were many dishes synonymous with Malaysia's identity but they had been "hijacked" by other countries.


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