Manjit Kaur

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17 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ipoh folk show up early to sign up for Starwalk 2018

WONG Yock Lan, 61, has been participating in Ipoh Starwalk since her children were still in school.

The early bird Starwalk 2018 participants registering up at The Star Ipoh office.
16 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Less sleep and more work for PM

IPOH: It is less sleep but more work and even more talking for Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak as the general election nears.

15 Mar 2018 | 2:11 PM

Najib: No plans to reduce 1.62 million civil servant workforce

IPOH: The government has no plans to downsize its 1.62 million-strong civil service, said Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

15 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Turf club signs on with Starwalk for third year running

THE PERAK Turf Club will once again play host to the Ipoh Starwalk this year.

Soo (right) said his own participation in the Starwalk for the first time two years ago marked the start of a healthier lifestyle for himself. — SAIFUL BAHRI/ The Star
14 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Czech ambassador pays official visit to state, praises Perak’s potential

PERAK and the Czech Republic are looking into strengthening bilateral cooperation.

Hykl (left) signed the visitor’s book during his official visit to Zambry in the State Secretariat building in Ipoh. He said he sees the possibility of collaborating with the state in several areas. -Photo by SAIFUL BAHRI
14 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

A big push for peace

SOME 1,000 students from the Malay College Kuala Kangsar (MCKK), six other boarding schools and 17 secondary schools in the state participated in the Peace Day event held at the Ipoh Padang.

Zambry together with other dignitaries and students posing for a photo during the launch of Peace Day event by the Malay College Kuala Kangsar at the Ipoh Padang.
13 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

A playing field neglected

THE playground in Taman Ehsan, Kampung Tawas, is in a sorry state of affairs.

13 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Improvement to community’s field

EIGHTEEN trees were planted at the Kampung Baru Simpang Pulai field as part of a beautification project.

The field in Kampung Baru Simpang Pulai now has new benches and more trees.
12 Mar 2018 | 3:48 PM

Perak MB mum about contesting for parliamentary seat

IPOH: Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir declined to comment on a news report that he will be contesting for the Lumut parliamentary seat in the coming general election.

12 Mar 2018 | 9:46 AM

Man killed, six seriously injured in road accident

IPOH: A 32-year-old man was killed while six others were seriously injured after two vehicles collided on Sunday (March 11) evening.