Recent and archived articles by Chong Kah Yuan
GEORGE TOWN: The registered trustees of the Nattukottai Chettiar Temples received RM217,140.60 in donations during the recent Thaipusam which is higher than last year’s collections.
GEORGE TOWN: The Chinese New Year Eve reunion this year might have been different for widower Lim Swee Bok, but he was not lonely.
ON Valentine’s Day in 2007, Yeong Yee Shiuan agreed to be Khoo Sau Yong’s girlfriend when they were both 17.
WHEN she was only nine Ooi Kooi Shee already picked up the skill of making nian gao (thnee kuih in Hokkien or kuih bakul) from her mother.
GEORGE TOWN: It takes more than just a beard and a costume to play the God of Prosperity, whose “appearance” is in demand at events during the days leading up to Chinese New Year.
WITH the Chinese New Year celebration just around the corner, several streets in Penang are now aglow with dazzling red orbs to enhance the festive mood.
YEAR Five pupil Daniel Soe eagerly leafed through the novel ‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’ at his school in SJK (C) Mak Mandin, Butterworth.
A PENANG MCA leader has questioned the Penang Island City Council (MBPP) over its ‘costly’ installation of 216 closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras around Penang island in 2016.
A TOTAL of 421 strata housing schemes on Penang island have been inspected for waste segregation at source as of Jan 17, said state Local Government Committee chairman Chow Kon Yeow.
GEORGE TOWN: Nepalese Sapkota Mangal Prasad tried durian coffee for the first time and did not like the taste.