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19 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Many seen enjoying KLCC Park and amenities during CNY holidays

AHMAD Lukman Hakim Azman was mesmerised as he stood in front of the Petronas Twin Towers for the first time on Saturday.

Despite the scorching heat, children were having fun at the pool within the KLCC Park.
16 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

A right royal yee sang to start year

Chef gets creative with sliced abalone, caviar and gold flakes.

Shang Palace is serving noodles in place of rice and its Braised Ee Fu noodles is a good alternative.
13 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

S'gor offers local councils RM200k to build bicycle lanes

The Selangor government will provide up to RM200,000 to local councils that award tenders to build dedicated bicycle lanes by March 31.

The loop cycling lane in Putra Heights is 15.46km long and is integrated with the existing road, a standard international practice.
12 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Chase the blues away at Kundang lake

RIGHT smack in the middle of a Malay village in Kundang near Rawang is a popular weekend retreat for nearby residents called Tasik Biru Kundang.

Water sport activities such as kayaking is popular at Tasik Biru Kundang. — Photos: AZLINA ABDULLAH and FAIHAN GHANI/The Star
12 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Various ways to usher in the new year

THERE are many reasons to get excited when the lunar new year approaches and an excuse to get together with colleagues to sau gong is one of them.

The Prosperity Salmon Yee Sang with salmon skin and fresh salmon fillets for a great start to the Year of the Dog.
12 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

MPSJ to revoke licence of bicycle-sharing company

The Subang Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) has decided to revoke the temporary licence of a bicycle-sharing company after it failed to install a geofencing system to curb indiscriminate parking of the two-wheelers.

Teng says the state encourages cycling and bicycle-sharing apps through efforts such as the launch of MPSJ’s first bicycle track.
11 Feb 2018 | 1:42 PM

Condition not fulfilled so bike-sharing licence cancelled

Bike company failed to install the geo-fencing system stipulated by MPSJ.

Cyclists trying out the newly launched bike lane in Putra Heights, Subang Jaya. Photo by : Raja Faisal Hishan/TheStar
10 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Youth club feeds more devotees this year

YOUTHS from the Kelab Belia Medan Batu Caves served food to some 30,000 people during the Thaipusam festival in Batu Caves.

Kelab Belia Medan Batu Caves members and volunteers packing food during Thaipusam.
2 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Factories still dealing with flood aftermath two months on

FACTORIES along Jalan Dato M Sellathevan in Shah Alam are facing a host of issues following the flood last November, which was caused by land clearing activities nearby.

Lee says the mud has clogged the sewage system of the factory there,  resulting in backflow into their toilets.
1 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Thaipusam celebration at Batu Caves went on smoothly

THE scorching heat was no match for the resilient men and women in uniform at the Thaipusam celebration in Batu Caves yesterday.

Devotees carrying the paal kudam to fulfil their vows for Thaipusam at Batu Caves yesterday. — Photos: ART CHEN, S.S KANESAN, AZMAN GHANI and M. AZHAR/The Star