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Yasmin Ramlan

metro@thestar.com.my

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2 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM

Run to combat dengue

A DENGUE Buster Run will be held on June 8 to raise funds for the Most Innovative Mosquito Trap Invention Competition, withREDtone International Bhd (REDtone) and Huawei Technology as sponsors.

28 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Unique portrayal of the nine emotions

MALAYSIAN singing trio Swaraa will perform at a Carnatic music concert, titled Navarasa, to raise funds for an organisation called Orange Harvest.

Navarasa will also be featuring a string of talented musicians conducted by music director Mohd Faizal Mohd Fauzi (second from left).
24 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Proceeds from walkathon to buy IT equipment for Shelter home

CEMPAKA Damansara Interact Club of Cempaka Schools is organising a charity walkathon and workshop on IT to benefit underprivileged children.

Charitable cause: Cempaka Damansara Interact Club committee members with Siti Norazlina (front left) and Farah Salizah (front right)
24 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Breathing life into batik

GALERI Seri Endon recently showcased the latest collections from eight of its talented batik designers and announced a collaboration with Alayra Design Sdn Bhd.

(From left): Models Zahnita, Deanna, and Zanura in Tan's batik designs.
23 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Showcase a preview of republic's annual arts festival

MALAYSIANS recently had a taste of what is coming up at the Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA) 2014 through a special showcase called #ArtThursday.

The Sin-Pen Colony who will stage their theater production entitled '2 Houses.' Seated left is Tan.
22 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Over 70,000 pain relief patches for Starwalkers

DELFI Marketing will be providing over 70,000 sachets of Salonpas patches for participants at the Ipoh Starwalk 2014.

Pain relief: Yogeswari (right) and Chong with the sachets of Salonpas patches
20 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Bolathon returns in June

IN CONJUNCTION with the FIFA World Cup this year, Hope Worldwide Malaysia has announced its third Bolathon event, which will be held on June 1 at Padang Merbok, Kuala Lumpur.

Ready for action: Wong (back row, fourth from left) with the children from HOPE Worldwide Malaysia and sponsors of the Hope Bolathon event.
17 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Grateful ex-students and parents show support for Montfort Boys Town

OVER 5,000 visitors came to Montfort Boys Town, Shah Alam to have fun and help less fortunate youth at the same time.

Gabriel (left) and his father Thong (second from left) contribute 100% oftheirsales to Montfort each year during the carnival.
17 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Race to collect used cooking oil

AS PART of their efforts to be recognised as an eco-school, SMK Assunta has taken part in a Recycling Used Cooking Oil contest.

Leading by example: MBPJ Departmen t of Environmental Health assistant  director Nurbaiti Abdul Wahab (third from right) pouring used oil collected  by students into a large container for the ‘Recycling Used Cooking Oil’ con test.
16 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Contest to give away a year's supply of ice cream

ICE CREAM lovers can now enjoy more of their favourite dessert with King’s “Ice Cream Inspirations” campaign.

Chef Fazley (third from left) show participants how it’s done during the dessert-making workshop.