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The bamboo shoots to fame

Tuesday, 30 September 2014.

ALOR STAR: GONE are the days when the bamboo is used merely as food and for crafts and construction.

UUM students restore shine to Sinar Harian The bamboo shoots to fame

Tuesday, 30 September 2014.

ALOR STAR: Armed with shovels, hoes and rubbish baskets, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) students recently set to work cleaning and beautifying the Sinar Harian Daycare Centre in Alor Semadom, here.

Talks on breast cancer

Tuesday, 30 September 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital will be holding talks on breast cancer in conjunction with the Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

TM staff have field day in ‘Rice Bowl’ of Malaysia

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Tuesday, 30 September 2014.

ALOR STAR: ABOUT 1,500 Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) employees recently converged on Sultan Abdul Halim Stadium, here, to participate in the company’’s 8th Sports Carnival.

Art of capturing the ‘spirit of place’

By ESTUNG - Tuesday, 30 September 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: SINGAPOREAN master watercolourist Ong Kim Seng is back with another solo show in the capital.

CRC Penang stay champions

By K. Kandiah - Tuesday, 30 September 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: CHINESE Recreation Club (CRC) Penang retained their state Chinese FA Senior League title, defeating Timuran SC 3-1 at the State Stadium in Batu Kawan recently.

Visitors go for the scenic route

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Monday, 29 September 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: A NEWLY landscaped trek on Penang Hill is attracting health buffs by the droves.

Better ties with Thailand through education

Monday, 29 September 2014.

PADANG BESAR: Malaysia is working with the Thai authorities, under the Asean Economic Community plan, to promote education tourism. The plan is due for implementation next year.

Thais want more Penang trade

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Monday, 29 September 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: THAILAND is eager to expand its trade relations with Penang, with a special focus on the construction and seafood sectors.

Autistic boy sends gift to Obama

Monday, 29 September 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: It was a special Malaysia Day for Delwin Cheah, 11, who suffers from Asperger syndrome.