Logeiswary Thevadass

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20 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Let’s hear it for the girls!

TWO girls made heads turn when they performed the lion dance during the state-level Chinese New Year open house in Beach Street, Penang.

Performers entertaining the crowd with a colourful Chinese traditional dance at the open house.
18 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Double festive joy for new mom

GEORGE TOWN: Clerk Chong Kim Foong enjoyed her Chinese New Year reunion dinner and managed to offer her prayers before she had labour pains some eight hours later.

Ng and Seong Hoong welcoming their second child,
16 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ex-rubber tapper’s 11 children and 47 grandchildren carry on proud tradition

NIBONG TEBAL: A duck and chicken with about a dozen bottles of carbonated drinks passed off as a luxurious Chinese New Year reunion dinner for the Lim family 40 years ago.

One for the album: Loo (right) talking to her eldest son Dr Lim as the rest of the family enjoy the reunion dinner at Sungai Jawi in Penang
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14 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Lovebirds come full circle to tie the knot in Penang

GEORGE TOWN: They met in Penang seven years ago, now Tay Jia Wei and her fiance Cheah Shao Xiong are making a return trip here to tie the knot on Valentine’s Day.

College sweethearts: Tay said Cheah popped the question while they were on holiday in Japan.
9 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Spreading the festive cheer

THE compound of three primary schools and its neighbourhood in Lintang Macallum 1 in Penang are now decorated with red Chinese lanterns.

Ong (left) launching the lighting-up ceremony at SJK (C) Li Tek in George Town, Penang. Joining him are (from second left) Yeoh, sponsor C.K. Lim and Swee Bok. — Photos: ZHAFARAN NASIB/The Star
6 Feb 2018 | 2:54 PM

Tampered premix coffee: Cops looking for a woman

GEORGE TOWN: Penang police are looking for a woman to help in their investigation into tampered premix coffee packets.

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6 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Court: Send bodyguard accused of killing his boss for re-evaluation

GEORGE TOWN: A High Court here has granted a psychiatric re-evaluation of the 38-year-old bodyguard who was charged with multiple murders and attempted murders during a shooting spree along the Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Expressway.

In the dock: A file picture of Ja’afar being escorted to court.
5 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Fresh graduates advised to seek less pay for a start

JOBSEEKERS should not demand high salaries in their resume when searching for job openings.

3 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Be realistic about starting pay, fresh grads told

Expecting a pay of RM3,500 is not realistic when searching for job openings after getting your degree is not realistic.

Some of the jobseekers who visited the Open Interview and Career Fair.
30 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

Giving thanks to miracles in life

Pinang Points - By Logeiswary Thevadass
FOR five years, my friend made a vow to carry nearly 1,000 small milk pots (paal kudam) every Thaipusam.

Devotees including those with their body pierced carrying milk pots up to the Hilltop Temple during Thaipusam last year.