ESSENTIAL: A non-governmental organisation is setting up three more Rohingya Education Centres in Kedah, Pahang and Johor in the next three years
GEORGE TOWN: Penang Sports Club will hosts the 17th PSC International Hockey Fest 2013 at the club's ground in Jalan Utama, here on June 22.
PERFECT: Body builder wins Mr Perak title with power show
CONSCIOUS EXPRESSIONS: Assoc Prof Dr Abdul Jalil Othman paints the vibrant, colourful images of his dreams
GRAND: Kites, colour and spectacle at the Penang Esplanade
PLAQUE AND CERTIFICATE: The three recipients are involved in cultural and heritage preservation
IPOH: Two best friends, who have known each other since the age of 7, and their families recently came together to celebrate Fathers Day in a quiet and cozy atmosphere in Tambun, here.
KOTA BARU: Some 100 Form 5 students from Jeli and Bachok who are participants of the Empower ECER Academic Training programme took part in a recent one-day English Language Camp. The camp was organised by the East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC), in collaboration with the United States Embassy in Malaysia.
NO INCREASE: Perak Consumer Association wants the authorities to haul up a company for charging more for the controlled item
IPOH: Thirty Rela family members and beneficiaries received cheques of RM1,692 to RM14,000 from the Rela group insurance programme recently.
BUKIT MERTAJAM: The recent 1Malaysia Azam Job Carnival for the Disabled in Seberang Jaya, near here, saw about 500 jobs on offer.
INCONVENIENCE: Motorists are prevented from using the parking facilities at City Point complex due to upgrading works
GEORGE TOWN: The Thai Festival returned to Penang recently, offering many delights to shoppers at the Penang Times Square.
‘JOM BERBUKA’: A veritable banquet awaits that will tempt even the most jaded palate
IMPRESSIVE: The ‘Suzunami’ and ‘Kirisame’ called at Swettenham Pier for replenishment after anti-piracy operations off the coast of Somalia and the Gulf of Aden
REMEMBRANCE: Fifty take part in ceremony in Batu Gajah honouring those killed during the Communist Insurgency
WHEN I was writing this opinion piece, rescue workers had already begun the grueling work to extricate the wreckage of a Honda City which was buried in a five-metre deep crater in Jalan Macalister, George Town.
GREATER COMFORT: Upon completion of the upgrading works in 2015, the market is expected to make room for more traders and reduce congestion in the area
IPOH: The state Labour Department and the National Antidrug Agency (AADK) Perak branch signed a memorandum of understanding designed to increase the number of jobs for the underprivileged communities here.
RECURRENT PROBLEM: The 1.6ha Kampung Sengat Muslim Cemetery is partially flooded whenever it rains heavily