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19 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Sg Buloh estate workers refuse to budge despite third eviction notice

Ladang Elmina workers in Sungai Buloh want assurance on replacement housing before vacating their quarters. The site is part of the Bandar Elmina project.

Sivarajan (wearing vest) and several PSM members listening to the estate workers’ request for free low-cost flats at the upcoming Bandar Elmina.
5 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

BN contender shows his lighter side in Sungai Pelek

BARISAN Nasional candidate for Sungai Pelek state seat, Datuk Ng Chok Sin is flouting convention by presenting himself as a cartoon character in his election campaign.

Ng (right) with special officer Muniandy Palaniandy (centre) and cousin Alvin Siew showing off the tandem bicycle he uses as part of his campaign.
4 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

We are with you,Dr Wee tells villagers

YONG PENG: A big group of elderly people gathered at the compound of their village temple on a hot and humid afternoon on Wednesday.

Dr Wee giving a talk in Kampung Baru Sin Lik.
27 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

It pays to go green

KOPERASI Alam Hijau Perak Bhd (Kohijau), a non-governmental organisation, has launched its 71st recycling bin.

The team from Kohijau and Ipoh Parade at the launch of the 71st Kohijau recycling bin at the shopping centre.
19 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Increasing production of fresh water lobsters

PASIR GUDANG: Johor wants more fresh water lobsters produced in the state with an increase of 100 breeders annually if the pilot project launched this year succeeds.

Ismail (standing in middle row, centre) and Johor Agriculture Department deputy director (Development) Azreen Basir (standing in middle row, left) with some of the recipients at the Program Galakan Usahawan Johor.
19 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Johor says no to roadside food stalls

JOHOR BARU: Local councils in Johor have been directed to take a firm stand against new illegal roadside hawkers.

The dining area of the DKontena Food Street Hawker Centre in Bandar Baru Permas Jaya.
15 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Eating your way to prosperity

StarMetro looks at appropriate etiquette at the dinner table during the festivities

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13 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Creating an engaging environment for students

MIRI: Curtin University Malaysia understands the challenges students face and strives to provide opportunities for them to achieve their goals in life.

The university incorporates the latest technologies and pedagogies.
6 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Miri prepares for festivities

MIRI: The Chinese New Year mood is in full swing in Miri city as people come from as far as Brunei to take advantage of the sale on goodies, decorations and clothes.

The intricately-designed life-size ship in Boulevard Shopping Complex.
21 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

The new wave in New Villages

The historical Malayan Emergency settlements are beginning to reinvent themselves economically by venturing into tourism.

A place to visit: Kampung Bagan Ayer Masin in Tanjung Piai, Johor, is also reinventing itself with tourism.