Aida Ahmad

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12 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Spoilt for choice at buka puasa buffet

THERE is nothing more satisfying than indulging in good, wholesome and tasty food after a day of fasting.

Daging Bakar Air Asam Cili, a dish that will fire up the appetite.
7 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Making a stop for murtabak at market

SHOPPING for food can make one peckish.

Mohamad has been running the business at PJ Old Town Wet Market for the past 15 years.
1 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Generous donors step up to do their part

IT’S been 10 days since StarMetro launched its “Do Good. Grant-A-Wish” campaign and over the last week, generous donors have stepped forward to do their part in helping the less fortunate.

At Rumah Perlindungan Safiyyah in Puncak Alam, the children’s clothes are kept in large, stacked containers as there are no shelves or cupboards to properly store them.
1 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Drawn to familiar tastes of home

AFTER a day of fasting, there is nothing better than ending the abstinence with good, wholesome food.

The Living Room sous chef Taib Zakri (left) and the team that prepared the buffet dinner, including a wide variety of kerabu. — Photos: M. Azhar Arif/The Star
23 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Children’s homes in bad shape and in need of help

MUSLIMS look forward to Hari Raya Aidilfitri not only to reunite with family members and friends over a delicious festive feast, but also to acknowledge the end of Ramadan.

11 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Support of young voters and trio’s good rapport with constituents give them big win

PAKATAN Harapan MP Zuraida Kamaruddin was confident of winning in GE14 because of her success in the past 10 years.

Azmin (centre) flanked by Zuraida (right) and Haniza at Dewan Dato Ahmad Razali in Ampang after getting the good news on their win in Ampang, Lembah Jaya and Bukit Antarabangsa.
4 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Keeping up with Ampang’s growth

With the Titiwangsa mountain range as its backdrop, Ampang has an interesting duality where parts of the area are fast developing while others retain its village charm.

Candidates for the Bukit Antarabangsa state seat (from left) Sharifah Hazlizah, Salwa, Azwan, Azmin’s representative Hamsah Jabir and Ahmad Kamaruddin. — Photos: M. Azhar Arif/The Star
28 Apr 2018 | 1:26 PM

No brotherly love as Azwan Ali takes on brother Azmin

KUALA LUMPUR: It will be a five-cornered fight for the Bukit Antarabangsa state seat with incumbent Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali battling it out with his younger brother, Azwan, who is running as an independent candidate.

Independent candidate Azwan Ali posing with his independent candidate banner depicting the elephant logo outside Dewan Dato Ahmad Razali in Ampang on Saturday.
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17 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Jalan Kemajuan: triple-parked cars, illegal u-turns, construction works, frustration

DRIVING along Petaling Jaya’s one-way loop has taken some getting used to ever since the entire overhaul of the road system took place. The Arterial road in Petaling Jaya is like a daily obstacle course for motorists

Motorists have to squeeze into the next lane to avoid cars parked on the far left.
6 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Fine-dining menu minus hefty price tag

WITH prices of food soaring, it is expensive to eat out these days, much less in a nice restaurant or hotel.

Slow Roasted Beef Tenderloin with Saffron Potato, Risotto Chips and Chives Bearnaise.