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21 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Pages of useful tips for athletes and coaches

FOR the first time ever, a 21-part athletic coaching book written in Bahasa Malaysia has been unveiled to the public.

(From right) Govindasamy, Dr Sanmuga, Syed Mohamad Aidid and other state officials at the launching of the ‘Athletic Coaching Enlightenment’ book at The Safe Room in Campbell Street, George Town.
17 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Showing the way with humour

THE Penang Island City Council (MBPP) has erected eye-catching signboards along bicycle lanes leading towards the Jambatan Harapan.

15 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Chow: PTMP is for future of Penang

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) is necessary to address the state’s traffic congestion problems, says Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow.

15 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Salon offering free hairdressing course for the needy

ASPIRING hairdressers who are financially strapped can now join a free course offered by HairStory International, a famed salon in Penang.

(From left) HairStory managing director Derick Ooi and Lim showing Ng the Global Story Academy website.
11 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Discovering Penang anew

IF there’s one word to describe the ‘Over Penang’ exhibition by David S.T. Loh, it would be ‘amazing’.

Guests viewing images displayed at the ‘Over Penang’ exhibition.
10 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Freak storm hits Penang again

GEORGE TOWN: For the second time in less than 10 days, Penangites were jolted by thunderstorms and strong winds which uprooted trees, ripped open zinc roofs and caused a billboard to topple.

Fearsome act of nature: An uprooted tree that was lying at the Datuk Keramat Road. (pix courtesy of Penang Kini FB).
9 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Don’t take freedom for granted, says war veteran

GEORGE TOWN: He may be a centenarian, but the haunting memories of World War II are still fresh on Khoo Khek Jin’s mind.

Survivor: Khoo holding a family photo album at his home in Penang.
6 Aug 2018 | 10:33 AM

NGOs protest against proposed Pan Island Link highway project

GEORGE TOWN: A protest was staged outside the Penang State Assembly on Monday by several NGO representatives.

6 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Games promo travels down south to Johor

JOHOR has become the latest state to experience the excitement of the Asia Pacific Masters Games (APMG) 2018.

4 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Merry mood on red-letter day

THEY woke up in the morning and saw red, and when they met at the Penang State Assembly building, they all smiled chummily to each other.