Recent and archived articles by K Kasturi Dewi
ARMED with rakes, shovels, pruning shears and other gardening tools, some 35 staff members and corporate guests of Hotel Equatorial Penang cleaned up the surroundings of five village homes in Jalan Kampung Masjid in Teluk Kumbar, Penang.
BUTTERWORTH: She kicked the kitten into the drain and laughed, but the kitten had its day in court.
GEORGE TOWN: An ambulance heading from Jalan Residensi to Penang Hospital was caught in a traffic jam as the route was choked with vehicles because of the Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2016 at Polo Ground.
GEORGE TOWN: Bank assistant vice-president Loganathan Reddy, 59, is stranded in Chennai with his wife R. Vijaya Lekshmy, 57, and son Lingeswaren Reddy, 29. The floods have them trapped and they have no money.
BUKIT MERTAJAM: Penang PAS Youth has withdrawn its support for PKR in the Permatang Pauh by-election.
ALOR SETAR: A mountain biker died after he was flung off a 15m-high flyover after being rammed from behind by a car here.
THE chairman of a thaneer panthal (refreshment stall) to be set up at the Thaipusam festival in Penang hopes that more panthal operators will go green by serving sit-down meals on reusable plates instead of packing food in throwaway containers.
THE Penang Hindu Endowment Board has scrapped its plans to pull down the 80-year-old Gandhiji Ashram in Jalan Kebun Bunga, Penang, to build a double-storey multipurpose hall at the site.
GEORGE TOWN: Jeff Ooi's defamation suit against Gerakan deputy secretary-general Dr Thor Teong Gee for calling the former "stupid and recalcitrant" in a press conference four years ago was dismissed with costs by a High Court here.
BALIK PULAU: The wife of wildlife trader Anson Wong appeared in a Sessions Court here for mention of a case against her and two others, involving two charges of possession of five elongated tortoises, which are a protected species.