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Facing fear: An image of parachutists performing a jump. Overcoming a fear doesn't need such a big step. It can start with something small. - filepic

Let your fear disappear

3 September 2014

Fear – this four-letter word is one of the main reasons why people do not move ahead with their master plans. I was lucky that when I was in my teens, I read a quote saying – “to live a life worth living, do what fears you most”.

ipaprecint280814 6... Team Keris Bhd executive chairman Datuk Lee Seng Heng (second from right) shaking hands with TF Value Mart managing director Dr Low Hin Yang after signing the agreement papers for the mart to be the anchor tenant of Ipoh South Precinct's new shopping mall during the signing ceremony on May 9. Lookin on are TF Value Mart executive director Datuk Low Long Yang (left) and Team Keris Bhd secretary Foong Yoke May.

New bustling hub for Ipoh

3 September 2014

TEAM Keris Bhd is set to transform their newly developed 32ha-wide Ipoh South Precinct into a bustling hub with the addition of a new shopping mall in the city.

iphclog300814... A resident passing by an illegal dumpsite along Lorong Rani in Ipoh.

Fear over clogged drains in Lorong Rani

3 September 2014

DUE to the current rainy season, Lorong Rani resident Leong Khai Cheong is worried about the health of his family and other residents.

Matter of concern: Cheong (left) and a factory representative (second from right) handing over the memorandum over the hike in assessment rate to Faiezi (second from left).  - Photo by SAIFUL BAHRI

Factory owners against huge hike in assessment rate

3 September 2014

SEVERAL factory owners in Ipoh handed over a memorandum to Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir over the excessive hike in the assessment rate.

The dirty condition at the playground in Kampung Baru Bercham.

Broken equipment to be removed

3 September 2014

THE Ipoh City Council will dismantle equipment found to be hazardous at several playgrounds in Bercham and Ipoh Garden East, said the council’s corporate affairs principal assistant director Normala Latiff.

Melodious way to raise funds for the needy

3 September 2014

MALACCA: Meanwhile, one of Malacca’s popular bands The Melodians, raised some RM22,000 at their fourth biennial dinner show fund raiser effort with proceeds handed out to six local community NGO care centres.

Here we are: The Malacca High School Class of 1963 and teachers  posing for a group photo as a cherished reunion  momento.

MHS class of 1963 meets and goes down memory lane

3 September 2014

MALACCA: Bonding is an integral part of one’s life. Ask any former yesteryear student what endears him to the school and the irrevocable answer is bonding.

Nasam holds workshop to create awareness on life after stroke

3 September 2014

KUANTAN: The National Stroke Association of Malaysia (Nasam) held a workshop and health screening recently to create an awareness of life after stroke.

National Day celebration a modest affair

3 September 2014

KUANTAN: The state-level National Day celebration this year was a modest affair but not without an injection of joyfulness.

Unlucky: Nizam shows the place where his daughter Nurul Shafiyyah was shot while playing outside their home.   She escape with minor injury after a little boy dressed in school fired shots using Air Pistol at Taman Lindungan Permai Melaka.

Toddler wounded by homemade gun

3 September 2014

MALACCA: A group of schoolboys playing cowboys and shooting at stray dogs and cats with homemade “guns” injured a two-year-old girl when two steel pellets hit her in the back.

Two motorcyclists die after tree falls on them

3 September 2014

KUANTAN: Two motorcyclists were killed when an uprooted tree fell on them while they were riding past along Jalan Pintasan Kuantan near Semambu.

Sabah vital for Malaysia’s development, says Mukhriz

3 September 2014

KOTA KINABALU: Malaysia’s development will be incomplete without Sabah, said Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir.

Feat completed: Jains devotees feeding delicacies to Hetal as mark of completion in observing fast for 31 days by only drinking water.

Lass completes 31-day fast abstaining from food

3 September 2014

MALACCA: Dipped in faith by just consuming plain water for 31 consecutive days has made a 26-year-old lass from Alor Gajah to gain instant popularity among 2,500 odd Jains devotees in the country.

Sharing Malaysian stories

3 September 2014

My parents tell my sister and I lots of stories about their youth, growing up in post-war Malaya and then Malaysia after it was formed.

Be fair to all Malaysians

3 September 2014

From MANIAN, Kuala Lumpur

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