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Tan Sin Chow

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11 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Starwalker celebrates birthday in style

GEORGE TOWN: Sharing the same age with Penang Starwalk, Starwalker Zamduka Mat Kamis celebrated his 40th birthday in patriotic style.

Ready, set, go: Thousands of participants (above) marching down the street after the flagging off ceremony infront of Gurney Paragon. While Zamduka (left) wife Rozita and their son Akif and daughter Zulaikha start their walk.
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10 Sep 2017 | 8:47 AM

Over 20,000 people take part in Penang Starwalk

GEORGE TOWN: More than 20,000 participants were in high spirits as they hit on the new trail of Penang Starwalk which is into its 40th edition this year.

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6 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Back-lane makeovers in Penang catch the eye

Most people have a negative perception that alleys and back lanes are places that they should avoid for fear of coming across rodents or being robbed.

A motorcyclist riding past Lee and Khoo’s ‘secret garden’ at an alley off Jalan C.Y. Choy in George Town. — Photos: CHIN CHENG YEANG/The Star
31 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Nabbed – man who recorded his sexual exploits

LUCK ran out for a 24-year-old man who sexually assaulted 15 women in Taiwan and recorded his exploits, reported Sin Chew Daily.

31 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

‘My daughter was lured by a syndicate’

A BUSINESSMAN has lodged a report claiming that his daughter was lured by a syndicate into becoming a “club ambassador” to serve customers with VIP status at nightclubs across the Klang Valley, reported Harian Metro.

31 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Event looks at making Tamil relevant in Internet age

THE first World Tamil Internet Conference 2017 took place over three days at the Sultan Idris Education University in Tanjung Malim, Perak, Tamil Nesan reported.

27 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Moral support spurs youth on and he’s now a doctor-to-be

BUTTERWORTH: Chin Chi Sheuan was last in class, frequently played truant and almost quit school. And now, he is about to become a doctor.

Doctor in waiting: Chin (left) helping out at Tong’s noodle stall in Butterworth.
24 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Lawyer: MACC did not notify Phee about action taken on bank accounts

GEORGE TOWN: State exco member Phee Boon Poh wants the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to officially notify him on which bank accounts of his were frozen.

Seekingclarification: Rayer (right) speaking on behalf of Phee during the press conference.
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22 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

MACC reports filed against PKR duo

GEORGE TOWN: Two PKR’s Penang Island city councillors have denied any wrongdoings as alleged by two non-governmental organisations which lodged reports with the state anti-graft body.

21 Aug 2017 | 3:12 PM

NGOs lodge reports with MACC against Penang councillors

GEORGE TOWN: Two non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have lodged reports with the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) against two Penang Island City (MBPP) councillors over allegations of abuse of power.

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