Grace Chen

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24 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Food and sports way to togetherness

SPORTING events and festive gatherings are the best ways to unite a neighbourhood, says Taman Intan Baiduri Neighbourhood Society (TIBNS) chairman Affendi Kamarudin.

Taman Intan Baiduri residents find unity in sports. This picture was taken in March this year during a friendly 
badminton match against Desa Salak Pekerti residents at Nilai Airport Sports Centre.
24 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Gamuda Cove keeps nature intact

SUBANG JAYA: Nature hikes within a stone’s throw from your home – that’s what Gamuda Land has planned for its latest development which will have the Kuala Langat Forest Reserve and Paya Indah Wetlands as its neighbours.

Prime development: (From left) Gamuda Land project director Aw Sei Cheh, human resources general manager Munira Abdul Mury, Gamuda Cove general manager Wong Yik Fong, Ngan, Gamuda Bhd deputy group managing director Mohammed Rashdan Mohd Yusuf, Gamuda Land executive director Datuk Abdul Sahak Safi and marketing and sales executive director Lilian Lung at the launching of the gallery.
22 Sep 2018 | 5:37 PM

Litterbugs are not right In the head, says Setiawangsa MP

THERE is something wrong with people who litter, says Setiawangsa MP Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad.

Nik Nazmi (bespectacled) at the launch of Mega Gotong Royong 2018.
22 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ex-cop happy to trade in collectibles

Nestled in a residential area of Bukit Tinggi, Bentong, Pahang, is a cosy collectibles shop cum cafe. It is easily searchable on Google maps. Just type Yen Fang Terk Jia (meaning far away from home in Mandarin).

21 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Village public hall reopens after RM50,000 facelift

A FRESH coat of paint, new toilets, soundproofing panels in the event hall and a sheltered porch were some of the new upgrades done to the multipurpose hall at Kampung Hulu Chuchoh in Sungai Pelek, Sepang.

officially opening the refurbished Kampung Hulu Chuchoh multipurpose hall.
19 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Provider reassures Putrajaya motorists

HICCUPS experienced by users are only teething issues, says Digital Tempo (DT) with regards to complaints regarding payment for on-street parking in Putrajaya, which can only be made via the Parkbyphone mobile app.

Low shows a cashless parking pay and display system which is in use now in Kuala Langat. These machines are not available in Putrajaya as the city sees no need for them.
18 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Soft, creamy duck liver

LIKE eating butter with a crispy skin. That is how connoisseurs describe savouring goose liver, or foie gras as the French calls it.

Foie gras glazed with teriyaki and paired with eel marinated in kabayaki sauce. Both sit on a creamy bed of risotto enriched with truffle and trumpet mushrooms.
13 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Temple donates RM20,000 to Laos flood victims

DEVOTEES from Thai Buddhist Chetawan Temple in Petaling Jaya rallied together to collect RM20,000 in donations for flood victims in Laos.

Reverend Ai (sixth from left) presenting the mock cheque to Houmdaophone.
12 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Final bid to save Sepang mangroves and building

THE Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) wants the Environmental Interpretive Centre (EIC) in Sepang to be declared a heritage building.

5 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Bartender wins trip to Amsterdam

EDILON C. Cauilan of The Beer Factory from Jalan Raja Uda, Penang, has been declared winner of the Heineken Star Serve 2018 beer-serving competition.

Heineken Marketing sales director Andrew Woon (centre, in blue suit) with Heineken Star Serve National Final 2018 contestants (from left) Cauilan, Vickson Leong, Christopher Dela Cruz Malgapo, Chris Arandela, Jeffey Maniego Liban, Chan Mei Yee, Ong Poh Wee and Richard Jugie.