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May Chiam

newsdesk@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by May Chiam

7 Nov 2015 | 7:00 AM

For those who have nothing left, a Malaysian in Greece does what’s right

LESBOS: Rayyan Haries, 26, is a travel blogger on a mission: to volunteer while travelling around the globe.

Happy to help: Rayyan handing out tea to refugees. — Frdric Sguin/Shoot to Help
23 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM

Can Japanese curry win in a land of serious curry eaters?

Curry House CoCo Ichibanya has a yen for the answer.

Pork Cutlet Omelette Curry is a best-seller and makes for a satisfying comfort meal.
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21 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

GST unlikely to cause tummy ache... maybe just a touch of indigestion

The news is mostly good when it comes to eating out and shopping for groceries.

Shop smart: The more zero-rated items you load into your shopping cart, the more you save. – Filepic
15 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Iconic French dishes you should try now

Get to know French cuisine through some of its most famous dishes.

Bouillabaisse
14 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Outback Steakhouse serves up Nu menu

America’s largest steakhouse opens at Nu Sentral in Kuala Lumpur with old favourites and new additions.

The Seafood Mixed Grill is perfected by the mango salsa and the wonderful Remoulade sauce. Photos: THE STAR
31 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

App-etising technology and the hunt for food

Your stomach is growling. If you have a smart phone, you can find app-etising food wherever you are.

An app a day keeps the hunger pangs away: Just click and GPS navigate to the dish of your choice.
18 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

All-Malaysian biscuit company bakes its way to the top

Who's that girl with the blond pigtails? Follow Julie’s on her sweet and crumbly journey to the peak of the cookie mountain.

15 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Keep calm and drink herbal soups

Recover from the festive bingeing with cleansing and nourishing Chinese herbal soups.

3 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Creating art on the wrist

ALEXANDAR Shorokhov’s moment appears to have arrived.

31 Dec 2014 | 7:00 AM

Russia-born watchmaker launches new models in Malaysia

Shorokhov, the founder of Alexander Shorokhoff Watches, was in Kuala Lumpur recently for the launch of two new timepieces designed by his company.

Shorokhov’s company is based in Germany.