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Countdown event offers night of fun and fireworks

27 December 2014

SIBU: The Countdown 2015 concert here promises a night of solid entertainment by local artists besides a 10-minute firework display.

Acquisition solidifies group’s move into O&G industry

27 December 2014

KUCHING: WTK Holdings Bhd’s diversification into the oil and gas (O&G) industry has become a reality with the acquisition of Alanya Marine Ventures Sdn Bhd (AMV) for RM94.58mil.

Exemplary: Sarawak continues to set the bar on multicultural harmony and upholding religious freedom at a time when the rest of the nation seems to be heading in the opposite direction. - Bernamapic

Learn from the past to draw lessons for the future

27 December 2014

YOU know the end of the year is approaching when Facebook starts rolling out its Year in Review application, a highlights reel of what your year looked like based mainly on your most-liked or commented-on photos.

TYT: Unity and stability vital for investment

27 December 2014

KUCHING: The people's unity and political stability in Sarawak have been important contributing factors to attracting investments to the state and its economic growth, said acting Yang di-Pertua Negeri Datuk Amar Mohamad Asfia Awang Nassar.

Simple celebration: Penan families marked Christmas on a modest scale. Most could not afford to buy cakes or cookies.

Muted X’mas celebration for rural migrants

27 December 2014

MIRI: It was a modest Christmas in the city for the poor, especially rural migrants from remote settlements.

Ketua Menteri Sarawak Tan Sri Adenan Satem bersama Setiausaha Kerajaan Negeri Tan Sri Mohamad Morshidi Abdul Ghani (dua, kiri) dan Anggota Dewan Undangan Negeri (Adun) Opar, Ranum Mina (tiga, kiri) memotong kek simbolik Majlis Pemimpin Bersama Rakyat sempena Perayaaan Krismas 2014 Daerah Lundu Peringkat Daerah Lundu di Dewan Masyarakat Lundu di sini hari ini.Kira-kira 2,000 penduduk hadir memeriahkan majlis bertujuan merapatkan pemimpin dengan rakyat dan menggalakkansambutan perayaan disambut dengan berbilang kaum dan bangsa.--fotoBERNAMA (2014) HAKCIPTA TERPELIHARA

Fall in oil price a concern

27 December 2014

LUNDU: Sarawak’s economy is not immune to the global reduction in oil prices, says Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem.

Where sleeping dogs lie: The dogs resting in their owner’s car which is parked in the parking bay of a shopping mall in George Town.

Dogs spending their days in car park

27 December 2014

FOR the past month, a man has been keeping his two dogs in his car parked at a shopping mall while he goes to work.

Apply for licence before year ends, hotels told

27 December 2014

PENANG Local Government, Traffic Management and Flood Mitigation Committee chairman Chow Kon Yeow has urged unlicensed hotels and lodge houses in the state to apply for their temporary licences before the year ends.

Heroic deed: Morgan and Dhinesware looking at an old article on his lifesaving feat during the tsunami in 2004. With them is Ratha.

My father,a real action hero

27 December 2014

WHILE many children have fictional characters as their heroes, eight-year-old M. Dhinesware Mariappan has a real life hero — her very own appa (father).

Anis Che Mat, 22, introducing his artwork Made in Humanasia made from animal bones at the Penang Art OPen exhibition themed Hitam Putih at the Penang State Museum, Jalan Macalister. Star pic by: ZAINUDIN AHAD / The Star / 13 Dec 2014

Bony artworksteals the show Student bags prize with skeleton sculptures

27 December 2014

A FINE Arts undergraduate student from Universiti Teknologi Mara Perak was thrilled to emerge as the winner of the Penang Art Open 2014 Hitam Putih (Black White) with his creation of skeletal frames of five hybrid creatures using chicken and fish bones.

Welfare of dogs in mind

27 December 2014

THE Penang Municipal Council (MPPP) has launched a dog licensing campaign in an effort to get more than 2,000 or 67% of dog owners on the island to get a licence for their pets.

Safari theme to spice things up African talents among performerslined up for New Year’s Eve party

27 December 2014

PARTY revellers can get a taste of African culture at Penang Times Square on New Year’s Eve.

So lovable: Event volunteers posing with the pandas during the event in George Town.

The pandas have landed Display of papier-mache creatures attracts many

27 December 2014

PANDA fever has hit Penang as a large crowd turned up to catch a glimpse of the papier-mache pandas along Lebuh Lintang near the ICT Digital Mall @ Komtar.

Strange encounter: Muhamad Anuar showing the difference between the oddly shaped cucumber (right) and a normal one. He has also framed news reports on his other unique finds.

Cool find for kuih seller

27 December 2014

MUHAMAD Anuar Hamid has a knack for stumbling into various forms of unusually shaped vegetables and plants with the latest being a bigger-than-usual cucumber.

Best Christmas gift: Ong looking fondly at her newborn baby at the LohGuanLye Specialist Centre in Penang.

Stork brings festive joy to teacher

27 December 2014

A MOTHER’S prayers were answered when she delivered a baby boy on Christmas Day.

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