Jarod Lim

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14 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Filipino darters dominate Selangor Open

Filipino players captured the top spots in all four categories of the Selangor Open 2018 Dart Championship.

Lovely Mae Orbeta (left) and Melvin Kent Pelona from the Philippines lifting the champions’ trophies. — Photos: IZZRAFIQ ALIAS/The Star
7 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Former minister lands Picture of the Year award in Brit contest

Former cabinet minister Tan Sri Dr Fong Chan Onn's photo of the Wawasan bridge in Putrajaya won the British Photographic Society's Picture of the Year in the architecture category last year.

7 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Flaws in bicycle lanes, say MPs

Kuala Lumpur MPs are condemning Kuala Lumpur City Hall’s (DBKL) dedicated bicycle lanes for its poor planning and execution.

A tourist bus occupying the bicycle lane at Dataran Merdeka.
5 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Fong’s bridge to recognition

PICTURES of mundane objects can take on new life when seen from different angles.

The Flying Pheonix‘ landed Fong the British Photographic Society Picture of the Year in the Architecture category.
1 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Never too old to care for the elderly

AGE does not matter when it comes to doing good; some are motivated by altruism until their last breath.

Rumah Sejahtera Seri Kembangan solely relies on public donations to fund its operations and cover expenses such as food and medicine for the residents.— Photos: YAP CHEE HONG/The Star
1 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

The full galaxy under one roof

SAMSUNG fans can now immerse themselves in the brand’s innovation by experiencing the full “Galaxy Ecosystem” with the launch of Samsung Premium Experience Store.

Lee (front) trying out the devices at the Samsung Premium Experience Store.
30 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

Thirty-nine property units snapped up at bank’s auction fair

RHB Bank Bhd managed to sell off 39 property units through its inaugural Property Hybrid Auction Fair.

The crowd getting ready to bid on the properties.
27 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

Residents want retention wall for safety at slope

TAMAN Saga Suria Flats residents wants a retention wall to ensure there is no recurring mudslide on the slope behind their highrise.

Ganesan showing the site of the mudslide that happened on Jan 23. — Photos: SIA HONG KIAU/The Star
27 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

Making life as comfortable as possible

StarMetro looks at life at the remaining two of three welfare homes being featured as part of its “Do Good. Grant-A-Wish” campaign in conjunction with Chinese New Year.

Rumah Sejahtera Seri Kembangan currently houses 16 senior citizens who are referred there through recommendations or requests.
23 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

Playing teacher suits Chong fine

LIFE is just like a movie, and vice-versa. This is the sentiment of actress Pearly Chong Yoke Ying, whose stage name was Zhang En, as she can greatly relate the scenes she played in films to life.

Chong teaches Mandarin to small groups of working adults or in one-to-one lessons.