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Golden hearts who want no praise

Group of volunteers quietly helps flood victims without expecting anything in return.

Tzu Chi volunteers helping flood victims to clean up their homes.

Let sports lead the way

Ruminations - By A.R. Amiruddin
Spirit of the Games a powerful tool to bridge differences.

A 1987 photo of the writer bearing the torch during the XV SEA Games Torch Run in Seberang Jaya, Penang.

Excuse me, who lives on trees?

In the Internet age when all kinds of information is literally at your fingertips, it’s amazing that people remain ignorant of their own country.

Tarzan does. And, consequently, Jane has no choice.

Tabur Extreme

This week Phoenix trails takes you to Tabur Extreme.

A view from the top.

Drive too slow on the Smart Tag lane and you may be issued a summons

Driving at 80kph on the fast lane marked for Smart Tag users as you approach the toll gate will, apparently, earn you a summons. Really?

Running towards love at dawn

Pinang points - By N. Trisha
It’s been inspiring to meet couples tackling races and challenges in life side by side.

Married couple Lee (left) and Teh finishing yet another race together. They took part in the first ever Starwalk in 1978.

‘SS2 town square looks like a cowboy town’

From LONG-TIME RESIDENT, Petaling Jaya

A structure that has sprouted in the SS2 area.

Justice for incest victims

Et cetera by Sharon Ling
THIS week the Sarawak Women and Family Council announced that it would address the problem of incest following a recent spate of cases in the state.

Urgent need to save heritage trees near Subang airport

THE fate of 31 yellow flame trees (Peltophorum pterocarpum) and five rain trees (Samanea saman) along Jalan Lapangan Terbang Subang, near the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport, hangs in the balance.

These rain trees along Jalan Lapangan Terbang Subang have been marked to make way for a road widening project. — filepic

Many giving strays a second chance

Most animal welfare groups in favour of feeding street animals to stop them from foraging for food.