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Wong Suit Yee

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14 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Fire in the belly with real Kedah curry

THE northern-style gulai panas is not easily found here in the Klang Valley but it is now possible to satiate cravings for this dish when heading out for a meal in the city.

Spaghetti Pak Jen is a twist to the traditional pasta dish as it is served with curry sauce. -Photo by: LOW LAY PHON/TheStar
13 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

’Turn vacant land in Taman Fadason into green lung’

TAMAN Fadason residents are hoping that a land nearby can be converted into a recreational park.

Taman Fadason residents are hoping DBKL can convert a land near their homes into a green lung.— INTAN SYUHADA/The Star
13 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

RM600 bank note fetches RM78k at Bank Negara auction

RARE, large-sized RM600 commemorative banknotes were featured at the seventh Malaysian Banknotes with Special Serial Numbers Auction held in Kuala Lumpur last Saturday, with one going for RM78,000.

The seventh Malaysian Banknotes with Special Serial Numbers Auction attracted 135 registered floor bidders.
9 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Bolstering women’s fight against cancer

IN CONJUNCTION with International Women’s Day, a campaign to fight cancer was held by Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) Medical Faculty’s Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department, at Ulu Pudu Recreation Park in Kuala Lumpur.

Dr Noor Akma (second from left) and Dr Mohamad Nasir (right) launching the campaign with the professors.
9 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Attractive packages await visitors at upcoming MATTA Fair

THE upcoming Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) Fair will present special deals on cruises.

(From left) Lim, Tan, Phua and Wen introducing the cruise packages and deals that can be found at the upcoming MATTA Fair.
7 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Mumpreneurs set to wow at fiesta

THE scented candles made by Lilly Logijin of Lillie Giftkulture have not only brightened the living spaces of customers, it has also enriched her life.

Logijin has been making scented candles since 2012. — Photos: GRACE CHEN/The Star
6 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Drawing inspiration from pre-civilisation

THE art pieces by Malaysian artist James Ly and Belgian Andy Wauman take viewers on a journey as it explores religious, artistic and cultural exchanges.

The space resembles a cave with drawings titled ‘Revenge Lyrics‘ on the left and up ahead, is ‘Luck Is The Only Justice‘, inspired by an ancient rune symbol Gibu Auja that symbolises good luck. — INTAN SYUHADA/The Star
2 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

RM1,916 water bill shocks Pandan Indah resident

A resident in Pandan Indah, Ampang, was shocked to receive a water bill amounting to RM1,916.10 for the month of January.

Leong (right) showing Nor Hasnidah’s water bill that amounts to RM1,916.10.
28 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Taman Wahyu folk in the dark about detention pond project

TAMAN Wahyu residents are upset over noise and air pollution in their neighbourhood caused by the construction of three flood detention ponds since last year.

An aerial view of the area where the detention ponds are being constructed on reclaimed land.
28 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

DBKL to replace missing fence at monsoon drain in Kepong Baru

A MISSING fence beside a monsoon drain at the junction between Jalan Helang and Jalan Belabas in Kepong Baru, Kuala Lumpur, is posing a threat to children in this area as well as motorists.

The area where the missing monsoon drain fencing located at has been guarded with warning tapes in Kepong Baru.