Penang on a rampage

By K. Kandiah - Tuesday, 21 October 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: PENANG and Pahang shared honours at the Malaysian Schools Sports Council Under-12 bowling competition at the Mega Bowling Centre in MegaMall Pinang in Prai recently.

African children’s choir to perform in Ipoh

By Diana Yeoh - Tuesday, 21 October 2014.

IPOH folk are in for a treat as the Watoto Children’s Choir from Uganda, Africa, which had performed at the White House and the Buckingham Palace, will take to the stage here on Dec 11.

Minimal celebration for hardcore poor Hindus

Tuesday, 21 October 2014.

IPOH: Poverty has not deterred a group of hardcore poor Indians in Kampung Tai Lee, one of the earliest Indian settlements here, from celebrating Deepavali.


Monday, 20 October 2014.

IPOH: Deepavali celebration came early for the Ipoh City and Country Club (ICCC) when its members and guests were treated to a sumptuous dinner, as well as Indian songs and dance entertainment, here, recently.

Artists close generation gap

By PAUL - Monday, 20 October 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: A GROUP of veteran and young artists came together under one roof in an atmosphere of camaraderie to showcase their talents.

Culinary students excel in competitions

Monday, 20 October 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: It was a fruitful year so far for KDU Penang’s School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts (SHTCA) as lecturers, alumni and students won prizes in three culinary competitions — the Philippines Culinary Cup 2014, Pattaya Culinary Cup 2014 and MLA Young Chef Scholarship Challe

Helping the needy this Deepavali

Monday, 20 October 2014.

BUTTERWORTH: Some 500 people received early Deepavali cheer from an aid programme initiated by a prominent businessman here recently.

Dirty food factories ordered shut

By PRIYA - Monday, 20 October 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: AN Indian food delicacies and sweets manufacturing factory was ordered to be shut down for two weeks because of hygiene reasons by the state Health Department last week.

Association brings festive cheer to orphans, families

Monday, 20 October 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: Six poor families and 26 orphans from Dhyana Ashram recently received assistance to celebrate the Deepavali festival.

Silt wreaks havoc on hill rivers

Monday, 20 October 2014.

THE Natural Resources and Environment Ministry is urged to take urgent steps to control the worsening siltation problem in Cameron Highlands.