Hot air balloons of different shapes and sizes floating above the architectural landscape of Putrajaya. — Photos: Sam Tham/The Star

Festival spreads its wings

This year‘s edition of hot air balloon event also makes appearance in KL‘s Desa Park City,


Restaurant operators fall victim to parang-wielding robbers

 Photos of the 6cm-long slash wound sustained by Ngooi.

SEAFOOD restaurant owner Ngooi Won Piew and his wife had the fright of their lives when two men — one brandishing a parang — ambushed them at their restaurant in Menglembu last Monday at closing time.

Mini aquaculture park a perfect place to fish with family members

Fishing tournament is a crowd puller to the aquaculture park. — NORMIMIE DIUN/The Star

KOTA KINABALU: There is a mini aquaculture park in a suburban residential area off Tuaran, some 30km from here and it is actually quite a catch.


Beggars plague Ipoh streets

(Left) A one-legged man walking in the middle of the road at the Jalan Raja Musa Aziz and Jalan Sultan Idris Shah junction in Ipoh, begging from motorists.

AS THE traffic light turned red at the junction of Jalan Raja Musa Aziz and Jalan Sultan Idris Shah, motorist Benny Chan was taken aback when he saw a double amputee emerging from the sidewalk and crawling to the middle of the road.

Cementing his place in the food business

Tan whipping up a bowl of delicious ‘kai si hor fun‘

Industrialist Datuk David Tan left the corporate world to don the apron in pursuit of his lifelong culinary passion. He has opened three ‘kai si hor fun‘ stalls in Ipoh.

Eat & Drink


Selangor youngsters emerge champs again

SELANGOR emerged the overall champions for the 10th season in the Milo-Malaysian Schools Sports Council (MSSM) cross country championships at Taman Botani, Shah Alam.




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