Threat of JE virus still looms

Thursday, 10 July 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: PIG farm operators in Penang should not let their guards down despite the negative results from the 181 blood samples taken for Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus to prevent a possible outbreak, says the Veterinary Services Department.


No-car ruling at park

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 08:07

MUAR: The Municipal Council here has introduced a 2-in-1 programme at the Tanjung Ketapang recreation park near the mouth of the Muar river.

3 On 3 is back and bigger

By K. Kandiah - Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 08:04

GEORGE TOWN: AFTER a lapse of one year, the Youngsters 3 On 3 Streetball Challenge basketball competition is back.

Enjoy the cool lake breeze as you break fast

By Diana Yeoh - Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 08:03

BUKIT MERAH: FANCY breaking fast by the lakeside? Bukit Merah Laketown Resort’s Kafe Le Lac in Semanggol, here, is offering a Ramadan buffet with the theme Berbuka Puasa di Tepi Tasik until July 27.

Monorail service to stop early, start late

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 08:02

KUALA LUMPUR: RapidKL Monorail services will stop at 11pm, an hour earlier than usual, tomorrow, and start at 7am, an hour later than usual, on Saturday morning.

Reckless behaviour continues

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 08:02

DESPITE the local council's efforts to curb dengue, cases of the sickness is continuing to rise due to the lackadaisical attitude of the people, who persist in dumping their rubbish indiscriminately.

Art and soul of George Town


GEORGE TOWN: THE city of George Town was transformed into one big festival for two days of the recent Unesco World Heritage Site sixth anniversary celebration.

TNB to step in if canals run dry

By Sylvia Looi - Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 08:01

IPOH: THE state Drainage and Irrigation Department (DID) is working with Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) to ensure the dry spell will not affect padi cultivation in northern Perak.

Bubur lambuk weekly giveaway at Grand Alora

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 08:01

ALOR STAR: The Grand Alora Hotel recently distributed 1,000 packets of bubur lambuk to motorists in front of the hotel in Persiaran Bandar Baru Mergong here.

Part of Medan Selera Stadium closed for repairs

By Diana Yeoh - Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 08:00

IPOH: A section of the Medan Selera Stadium will be closed for two weeks to repair damages caused by several trees which were uprooted recently.

Talk to raise funds for Parkinson’s Association

By Sylvia Looi - Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 08:00

IPOH: The Perak Parkinson’s Association is organising a talk to raise funds on Aug 3.