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Kow Kwan Yee

kowky@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Kow Kwan Yee

14 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

How many cows can you fit in a Wira?

BUKIT MERTAJAM: After knocking out three cows using tranquillisers, three men shoved the animals into a Proton Wira in Sungai Lembu here in their grand theft plan.

Excess baggage: The thieves managed to squeeze this cow into the boot.
13 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

Windscreen is smashed in protest against service centre

BUKIT MERTAJAM: A 52-year-old woman smashed the windscreen of her RM630,000 luxury car in protest against the alleged failure of a service centre to fix a faulty battery.

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12 Jul 2013 | 6:47 PM

Woman smashes own Merc windscreen to protest poor service

BUKIT MERTAJAM: A businesswoman smashed the windscreen of her own Mercedes-Benz with a hammer to protest poor service.

12 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

Teacher tells court how mum-in-law attacked her with a knife

BUTTERWORTH: A teacher, who suffered 45% burns on her body and face, told a Sessions Court here that she was stabbed numerous times with a four-inch fruit knife by her mother-in-law.

In the dock: The accused Wei Mei (right) and Wei Chee arriving at the Butterworth Sessions Court in Penang.
11 Jul 2013 | 9:31 AM

Gerakan: 18 branch chairmen back Teng Chang Yeow for top post

GEORGE TOWN: Eighteen branch chairmen from the Tanjong Gerakan division are expected to throw their support behind former secretary-general Teng Chang Yeow to contest for the state chairman's post.

11 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

Suspect escapes in police car

IPOH: A 32-year-old suspect lunged forward from the back seat of a patrol car, pushed out a policeman who was about to start the engine and made a daring escape.

Daring stunt: A photograb showing the suspect driving away with the police patrol car.
11 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

Teacher too traumatised to look at mother-in-law accused of hurting her

BUTTERWORTH: A burn victim told the Sessions Court here that she was so tormented by her ordeal that she was afraid to even look at her mother-in-law, one of two people accused of hurting her.

Still in trauma: Yeoh outside the Butterworth Sessions Court. — MUHAMAD SHAHRIL ROSLI / The Star
10 Jul 2013 | 9:04 PM

Burn victim too afraid to even look at mother-in-law charged with hurting her

BUTTERWORTH: A burn victim told the Sessions Court here that she was so tormented by her ordeal that she was afraid to even look at her mother-in-law, one of two accused charged with hurting her.

10 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

Appointment of Nur Fitriah to Penang council raises questions

GEORGE TOWN: The appointment of a young woman as a municipal councillor, apparently without going through the due process, has drawn flak from Penang Barisan Nasional leaders.

8 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

Double treat for lucky Chelsea fan

PETALING JAYA: The Star Bid & Win promotion Series 2 begins its second week and SMSes of bids have been pouring in from readers.

Fan-tastic!: Cheah showing off his four football match entry tickets at The Star Bid & Win roadshow at Aeon Seberang Prai City Shopping Centre.