Penang’s heritage under threat

Saturday, 26 July 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: A PENANG Island municipal councillor is fuming over what he says is the relentless destruction of historic and heritage buildings on the island.


MPPP to sue firm behind hill clearing

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:02

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Island Municipal Council (MPPP) will take legal action against a private company for felling trees on Bukit Kukus as early as the middle of next month.

GOLF: GAPI brings ’em together on the fairways

By K. Kandiah - Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:01

KEPALA BATAS: THE 20th annual Penang Indians golf tournament was successfully held at the Penang Golf Resort in Bertam, Kepala Batas recently following a union of some sorts.

Preserving the true ‘essence of art’

By Paul Toh - Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:01

GEORGE TOWN: A GLOBAL movement — Reconnectivism — to reconnect the world through art was launched simultaneously with the opening of an art exhibition at G Hotel’s G Gallery in Gurney Drive recently.

Hospital to host treasure hunt

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:00

KUALA LUMPUR: To support the cause of preventing coronary diseases in Malaysia, Mahkota Medical Centre will be organising the inaugural Running Man Competition 2014 on Aug 17.

Cat lovers snap up boarding 'rooms'

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:00

MANY pet boarding centres in the city are fully booked for the Hari Raya holidays as pet owners, especially those with cats, are leaving their beloved felines behind as they head for their hometowns.

Unleashing their creativity on campus wall

By MUHAMAD SYAKIR ABDUL WAHAB - Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 08:00

GEORGE TOWN: KDU College Penang has transformed the white wall on its campus into a dazzling artistic masterpiece recently.

We will miss the PJ A&W drive-in

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:08

I READ in Streets recently that the PJ A&W drive-in will be closing its doors.


By Diana Yeoh - Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:07

IPOH: Some 150 guests attended a breaking of fast event organised by Pantai Hospital Ipoh (PHI) recently.

Mixed reactions from city folk and NGOs

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:06

KUALA LUMPUR: The benches with "iron bars" are drawing mixed reactions from city folk.

Anti-homeless benches

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:06

ABOUT 10 wooden public benches along Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman have been retrofitted with iron bars to stop people from sleeping on them.