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Pregnant woman with dwarfism wants to keep baby

A WOMAN with dwarfism, who is 27 weeks pregnant, is bracing herself to keep her baby despite a host of dangers, Oriental Daily reported.

Lee: I wanted to fulfil wish of donor’s dad

GEORGE TOWN: The first thing that Serene Lee read after her heart transplant operation was a report about an 18-year-old girl donating her organs.

Nepal holds final round of municipal polls, ethnic grievances remain

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepalis began voting in the final round of municipal elections on Monday, an important step before a general election in November that will complete a near decade-long democratic transition after the abolition of Nepal's monarchy.

Parents to make film on Carmen

GEORGE TOWN: She died young and her donated organs saved eight people.

Remembering a brave heart: (From left) Lee and Tan consoling each other as Mark sits solemnly beside them on the boat after strewing flowers at the spot where Carmen’s ashes were scattered two years ago near the bridge.
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Organ donor’s parents meet woman who received her heart

GEORGE TOWN: The moment Mark Kok Wah and his wife Ariess Tan met their new “daughter” Serene Lee, they burst into tears.

Emotional meeting: (From left) Tan, Lee and Mark embracing each other at Komtar in George Town.
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Recording of dead daughter's heartbeat brings parents to tears

PENANG: The Malaysian parents of Carmen Mark, an 18-year-old nursing student who died in Singapore from an arterial rupture in her brain two years ago, on Friday got to hear their daughter's heartbeat again.

Ariess (left) and Mark, listening to the recording of Carmen's heart beating.

Church celebrates arrival of new pipe organ with thanksgiving evensong

PRAISEFUL hymns echoed around the St George’s Church in Penang during a choral evensong held to give thanks for its new pipe organ.

The congregation singing hymns at the Choral Thanksgiving Evensong at St George’s Anglican Church in George Town.

Eager to hear their late daughter’s heartbeat

GEORGE TOWN: The sound of their daughter’s heartbeat is all Mark Kok Wah and his wife Ariess Tan have longed to hear since their only child died two years ago at 18.

Mark with an article in ‘The Star’ on their late daughter’s funeral.

Parents donate son’s organs

SEGAMAT: The parents of an 18-year-old accident victim who died in a motorcycle crash in Labis made a noble decision to donate his major organs.

Noble act: Tan and her youngest child looking at a photo of Tew (inset) on her handphone. (Right) Doctors taking the organs away after harvesting them.

Shanghai punishes cop who downed woman, child in parking ticket row

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Shanghai's police department has punished an officer who shoved a woman and the toddler she was holding to the ground in an incident captured on video, sparking a torrent of online criticism.