Prethiba Esvary

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21 Feb 2015 | 7:00 AM

Festive treat for special needs kids

ONE hundred-and-seventy-five children with special needs were treated to gifts and entertaining performances during a Chinese New Year event organised by the Rotary Club of Ampang and Rotary Club of Bandar Utama.

Spreading cheer: Chan (front row, far left) and some of the children with (back row, from left) MCPF vice-chairman Adrain Jerome, Rotary District 3300 past district governor Dr Ken Khoo Boo Khean, Teo, MCPF executive council member Datuk Wong Pui Lam, Rotary Club of Bandar Utama president Lily Lee, Dorall and MCPF vice-chairman Datuk Kamarudin Md Ali (right).
13 Feb 2015 | 7:00 AM

Get creative for Valentine’s

UNLEASH your creativity and you may stand a chance to score a sporty Certina timepiece this Valentine’s Day.

Stunning timepieces: Ho with some of the Certina watches up for grabs.
12 Feb 2015 | 7:00 AM

Gifts galore at mall in Putrajaya Special promotions and events await shoppers

IOI City Mall in Putrajaya has made Chinese New Year come alive in a Siheyuen setting.

Happy New Year: Teo having her photo taken with the lion dance performers and the ‘God of Prosperity’.
31 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Batu Caves visitors urged to keep area clean during Thaipusam

SOME three tonnes of unclaimed shoes and slippers are found on the temple grounds every year after Thaipusam.

Banned: Piercing of green apples on the bodies of devotees is prohibited.
29 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

AmBank KL Run aims to be avenue to identify world-class athletes

AMBank Group and Federal Territories Kuala Lumpur Athletics Association (FTKLAA) have rallied to host and conduct the first ever AmBank Kuala Lumpur Run 2015.

Ready to roll: Syed Anuar (second from right) presenting a mock cheque to Armstrong (right) during the launch of the AmBank Kuala Lumpur Run 2015. Looking on are Sieh (left) and Vegiyathuman.
29 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Hotel aims to provide comfort for victims Provision of mattresses for a good night’s sleep

A hotel’s first CSR campaign of the year will help provide mattresses to flood victims.

Joint effort: Ibis hotel staff members with Zairulshahfuddin (fourth from left), Tan (fifth from left) and Pantlia (fourth from right) at the ‘Caring Hearts’ campaign launch.
27 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Forging a bond

LOYAL badminton fans and supporters of Klang United Badminton Club (KUBC) got to meet their favourite players who are currently playing in the inaugural Kopiko Purple League (KPL) season.

All smiles: Lim (centre) holding up an autographed KUBC jersey with Santoso (second from right). With them are (from left) Kah Meng, Eei Yi and Kevin.
23 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Pizza promotion for the prudent

DOMINO’S Pizza Malaysia is offering pizza lovers a 30% discount on all its a-la-carte menu items.

Enjoy value for money: (From left) Linda, Shamsul Amree and Domino’s Malaysia operations manager Mohd Raimi showing some of the pizzas that are included in the 30 promotion.
21 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Art of Minhwa exhibition showcases Korean traditional folk art

A good painting is one that is able to generate a thousand words in one’s mind.

Pretty pieces in a row: A live painting by Kang that depicts everyday objects one encounters in their household.
21 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Taiwan donates in cash and kind while sending crew to help flood victims

TAIPEI Economic and Cultural Office (Teco) in Malaysia presented a cheque of US$100,000 (RM357,105) to the Malaysian government.

Contributing to the needy: Kau (right) presenting a mock cheque to Ogu Salim (left) while Shahidan (second from left) and Tiong (second from right) look on.