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17 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘Colon cancer can be prevented’

COLON cancer can be avoided when detected early as a polyp (tissue growth), participants at a StarLIVE talk on colon cancer by Ramsay Sime Darby learnt.

3 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

When adequate sleep is rewarding

THE National Sleep Survey conducted by the Nielsen Company last year revealed that nine in 10 Malaysians, or about 89%, suffer from one or more sleep problems.




Anusha (left) and Heng launching the AIA Vitality’s sleep tracking benefit. — Photos: LOW LAY PHON/The Star
13 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Raising creatives’ digital excellence

THE Malaysian Digital Association (MDA) held the third edition of the “d Awards19” to honour and boost digital creative strategies that have carved new ways to market products locally.




R.AGE team 
journalists Clarissa Say (third from right), Samantha Chow (second from right) and producer Claire Rachael Gaunt (right) with (from left) Hyperlab’s Product Marketing and Strategy vice- president Chris Greenough, consultants Lee Min Xiang and Lana Pagnoux as well as company co-founder Vic Sithasanan after the d Awards 2019.
12 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Resurging with cool, new mattresses

DUNLOPILLO Holdings Sdn Bhd plans to reassert itself as a leading luxury mattress brand with the launch of its new CoolSilk Collection range at Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur.




The management team at the launch at Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur – (from left) Ong, Dunlopillo’s financial controller Javier Lores Guerrero, Cheng and Dunlopillo Holdings Sdn Bhd’s president Borja Solans Garcia.
7 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

All set for a thrilling ride in LTdL

KUALA LUMPUR: The 24th Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) got off to a rousing start with 132 riders from 22 teams beginning the first stage of their 1,200km journey across the peninsula.





Starting point: Wan Zulkiflee (right) welcoming Dr Mahathir to the Le Tour de Langkawi flag-off ceremony in front of KLCC. Also present is Malaysian National Cycling Federation vice-president Datuk Amarjit Singh Gill.
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18 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Mall captivates shoppers with Japanese culture

ATRIA Shopping Gallery hosted a celebration of all things Japanese at the first-ever Atria Japan Festival 2019 at Ground Floor, Centre Court.

Performers taking part in the Yosakoi dance performance.
8 Mar 2019 | 7:18 AM

Miss Universe Malaysia crowns new queen

KUALA LUMPUR: Tears and smiles of joy broke the tension as the title of Miss Universe Malaysia 2019 fell on 22 year-old Shwetajeet Kaur during the pageant’s Gala Night, held Mar 7 at the Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur.

7 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Where no one has gone before

IT WAS a night of fun and merriment when tour agency Tour Rite hosted its sixth annual dinner at The Boulevard Hotel Kuala Lumpur.




Gan ‘materialised’ on stage during magician Jack Li’s performance.
4 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Halal trade show raises the bar

MALAYSIA will take centre stage again next month with the 16th edition of the Malaysia International Halal Showcase (Mihas).




Wan Latiff (centre) together with Dr Sirajuddin (left) and Hanisofian launching Mihas 2019. 
— IZZRAFIQ ALIAS/The Star
4 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

QSR to turn oil waste into biofuel

KUALA LUMPUR: QSR Brands (M) Holdings Bhd, the operator of KFC and Pizza Hut restaurants, has signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA) with fuel conversion company FatHopes Energy Sdn Bhd to deploy sustainable practices and eco-friendliness in its operations by processing cooking oil waste into biofuel.

QSR Brands restaurants division CEO Merrill Christopher Pereyra (left), FatHopes Energy CEO and founder Vinesh Sinha (right) exchanging documents after the signing of a memorandum to adopt waste to energy practice on a commercial scale. With them is QSR Brands managing director Datuk Seri Mohamed Azahari Mohamed Kamil (center).