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Malaysian Landscape: Christianity has always been a part of the Malaysian landscape as the Stadhuys and the Christ Church in central Malacca town show.
Firsthand experience: Dr Alzamani (right) went undercover as a hospital attendant, an assistant medical officer and a nurse to understand their work by experience.
Cracking the whip: The Selangor Syariah Court’s Family Support Division was set up in 2008 when it was found that an astounding 12,300 ex-husbands and fathers had refused to comply with the maintenance order issued by the Syariah Court, thereby causing hardship for their ex-wives and children.

Hooked on antibiotics

A heavy cross to bear

Medicine in different shoes

Going after errant ex-hubbies

Nation

Paying more than GST prices

Spot-check: Officers are going down to the ground to make sure that prices are in tandem with the GST Act and Anti Profiteering Act.

Consumers who feel they have been overcharged by traders can lodge complaints with the Anti-Profiteering Unit.

Acid survivor graduates

True grit: Hui Linn (second from left) celebrating her graduation with brother Jun Hong, uncles Chong and Koay, (right), nephew Yu Rou (left) and niece Yu Bin.

PETALING JAYA: Having graduated from her three-year ACCA accounting course, acid attack survivor Tan Hui Linn said her fervent wish was for her mother to “share this moment” with her.

Regional

Choppers reach Everest to rescue avalanche victims

MOUNT EVEREST, Nepal: Helicopters began landing at Mount Everest base camp on Sunday to rescue victims of an avalanche that has killed at least 14 people, according to an AFP correspondent at the scene.

International rescuers, aid dispatched to Nepal quake

HONG KONG: International aid groups and governments escalated efforts to dispatch rescuers and supplies to earthquake-hit Nepal on Sunday, but severed communications and landslides in the Himalayan nation posed formidable challenges to the relief effort.

World

Niger army fights Boko Haram for Lake Chad island after attack

NIAMEY (Reuters) - Niger's army is fighting to recapture an island in Lake Chad after it was seized by hundreds of Boko Haram militants aboard motorised canoes, army sources said on Sunday.

Turkey scrambles two F-16 jets on Syrian border

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey scrambled two F-16 fighter jets near its border with Syria on Saturday after a Syrian Su-24 bomber came close to the border, the Turkish army said in a statement on Sunday.

Education

Planting seeds of English

Lessons in the kitchen: While Sina Rang learns English from Kimberly Ong, the girl picks up cooking tips from her host.

A group of youth comes together to help uplift the lives of local Bario folk, bridging the gap between two diverse communities.

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