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Citizens get together to help

Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

IPOH: Caring Malaysians are rallying to help victims of the floods.

Aid for flood victims

Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

IPOH: The city’s adventure theme park, Lost World of Tambun (LWOT), has come to the aid of flood victims.

Organisations get RM157,000

By Sylvia Looi - Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

IPOH: SECOND Finance Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah gave RM157,000 to eight organisations at a presentation ceremony at Restaurant Hup Mui in Jalan Jelapang Chemor recently.

Uniforms and school supplies for 100 underprivileged pupils

Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: Some 100 pupils from the House of Hope in Air Itam, were provided with school uniforms by the management of the Bukit Jambul Complex in Bayan Baru recently.

Universiti Teknologi Mara holds appreciation night

Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

KANGAR: Universiti Teknologi Mara Perlis organised an appreciation night for 20 journalists at Seri Malaysia Hotel, here, recently.

In awe of miniature WWI combat models

By Paul Toh - Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN:HISTORY buffs travelled back in time to 100 years ago to revisit The Great War or the First World War (WWI), through viewing miniaturised foot soldiers and military hardware such as warplanes, armoured vehicles and warships.

Child models strut their way to victory

Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: Back with a bigger and classier act, Queensbay Mall Mini Model Search reached its grand finals recently. The competition heated up with kids doing their best to upstage each other to win the coveted titles and prizes worth more than RM12,000.

An unwavering spirit

By Paul Toh - Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: DESPITE being stricken with diabetes and with one leg recently amputated, artist Patrick Lasak, 52, is undeterred from attending and performing in a live demonstration in his latest solo exhibition at the Artefacts Dreamz Gallerie on Mcalister Lane recently.

Pineapple tarts from SCS butter

Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: TO usher in the Year of the Ram next Chinese New Year, the SCS butter brand is upgrading a familiar festival classic, the pineapple tart.

JAPANESE EMPEROR’S BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS

Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: A grand reception to celebrate the 81st birthday of Japanese Emperor Akihito was held at Hotel Jen Penang recently.

Help on the way for victims

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Tuesday, 30 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: HUMANTARIAN teams with food supplies from Penang are on their way to areas badly hit by floods in eight states, thanks to voluntary groups based in the state.

Sombre New Year’s Eve event

Tuesday, 30 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Golden New Year’s Eve countdown will be a low key affair this year.

MB calls on defaulters to pay up

By Sylvia Looi - Tuesday, 30 December 2014.

IPOH: YAYASAN Bina Upaya Darul Ridzuan (YBUDR), the state community empowerment agency, is coming down hard on loan defaulters.

Panda-monium strikes Lebuh Lintang

Tuesday, 30 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: Panda fever swept Penang when miniature paper animals made their debut, here, on Christmas Eve.

HELP students tour Penang Medical College

Tuesday, 30 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: Penang Medical College (PMC) hosted an eye-opening session for HELP University students recently to familiarise them with its medical programme.

Press lensmen raise funds for single mum

Tuesday, 30 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: THE Malaysian Press Photographers Association used their talents for a good cause during their participation in the recent Pinang Orient Bike Fest 2014 which took place in Padang Kota, here, recently.

Cititel opens fourth branch in Ipoh

By Diana Yeoh - Tuesday, 30 December 2014.

IPOH: BUSINESS hotel Cititel Express Hotel is spreading its wings here, next month.

Christine keeps the Penang flag flying

By K. Kandiah - Tuesday, 30 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: PENANGITE Christine Vong Su Yen was the island’s ace in the Penang International Junior Age-Group tennis championships at the Penang Sports Club in Jalan Utama here recently.

Public urged to donate items

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR AND ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Monday, 29 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: THE Penang government has opened donation centres across the state to collect aid for flood relief centres, especially in Perak.

Clogged drain causing floods

Monday, 29 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: A clogged stretch of drain in Jalan Anson has led to flash floods.

Leaders visit relief centres

Monday, 29 December 2014.

IPOH: Floods in the state have kept leaders busy as they visit victims at various relief centres to see to their welfare.

Kids get aid for new school term

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Monday, 29 December 2014.

ALOR STAR: BINA Darulaman Bhd brought cheer to 364 primary and secondary students by sponsoring school uniforms recently.

Pupils win second place in robotic competition

Monday, 29 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: The SJK (C) Perempuan China, Penang emerged as the first runner-up in the World Robotic Olympiad 2014 (WRO) held in Sochi, Russia, last month.

Murals bring tourists to tiny Semeling

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Monday, 29 December 2014.

SUNGAI PETANI: HIDDEN among eateries and workshops in the tiny hamlet of Semeling are new attractions which are certain to pique the interest of art lovers.

Peranakan culture on display

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Monday, 29 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: THE Penang Peranakan Mansion has opened a new section featuring a collection of Peranakan garments and footwear. It will be open to the public next month.

XMAS NETWORKING AT RASA SAYANG

Monday, 29 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang and North Malaysian International Chamber of Commerce & Industry held a Christmas Network Evening at Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa recently.

Raging waters show no sign of receding

Saturday, 27 December 2014.

IPOH: THE flood situation in Perak is not getting better as more victims are being evacuated from their homes while the state Public Works Department hastens to reopen traffic on the landslide-hit East West Highway today.

Aircraft ready to deliver essentials to flood victims

Saturday, 27 December 2014.

CAMERON HIGHLANDS: The Armed Forces have put all their aircraft on standby to deliver essentials to flood victims in Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang, Perak, Perlis and Sabah.

Polytechnics get 100 Naza Forza for studies

By ILI SHAZWANI - Saturday, 27 December 2014.

GURUN:A TOTAL of 47 local polytechnics, vocational colleges and community colleges received 100 Naza Forza units worth RM4 million from Yayasan Tan Sri SM Nasimuddin, the corporate social responsibility (CSR) arm of the Naza Group of Companies.

Second neutering exercise in March

Saturday, 27 December 2014.

IPOH: Due to the overwhelming response to its inaugural Trap-Neuter- Release (TNR) exercise, the Ipoh Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA) is planning a second exercise of the same nature in March.