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Zack Yusof

metrospt@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Zack Yusof

16 Jan 2015 | 1:58 PM

Floods: Kuala Kangsar returning to normality

On Day Five of his journey, Zack travels to the royal town of Kuala Kangsar to check out the damage there caused by the recent floods.

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14 Jan 2015 | 12:40 PM

Aftermath of floods in Gua Musang

Zack travels to Gua Musang, Kelantan to survey the damage caused by the recent floods.

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13 Jan 2015 | 4:19 PM

Floods: The gateway to Gunung Tahan

PETALING JAYA: On day two of his journey to document the aftermath of the recent floods, Zack travelled to Jerantut, Pahang to survey the situation at the local schools. He also inquired as to how Taman Negara tourism has been affected.

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15 Dec 2014 | 7:00 AM

Teams put up gallant display in National Ice Hockey League finals

SINCE commencing on Sept 12, the Malaysia Ice Hockey Federation (MIHF) National Ice Hockey League 2014 has witnessed plenty of high quality, adrenalin-pumping action on ice.

The Underdogs clinched the Division 2 finals by beating last years champions the Wolves in a thrilling encounter.
6 Nov 2014 | 7:00 AM

Hands Percussion strikes a common chord with its diverse rhythms

Hands Percussion’s drum festival to show how rhythm produces meaning in music and in life.

Rhythm in motion: Kaleidoscope III is a drumming festival by Hands Percussion group and will feature workshops for different age groups aside from performances by local and international drummers.
3 Nov 2014 | 7:00 AM

Web series 'Harvest Chef' a rewarding life experience for Tan Kel Vin

After eight episodes that saw the 'Harvest Chef' team visit fish, frog and mushroom farms across Selangor, to seek out energy efficient food sources and new organic recipes, the series has aired its final show.

Final episode: Host Tan Kel Vin (R), with a little help from his friend Jirwan Shukor, demonstrates how to smoke tilapia before creating a unique burrito with the fish.
26 Nov 2013 | 7:00 AM

Nile Rodgers will get your freak on

Legendary guitarist, songwriter and producer Nile Rodgers eyes an epic disco-laden concert in Kuala Lumpur with his group Chic.

Lucky man: Nile Rodgers, with his ever-evolving group Chic, is still very active touring the world and bringing smiles, music, dance and 'the funk' to people of every age.
26 Mar 2012 | 12:00 AM

Magic mushrooms

ALTHOUGH mushrooms are generally perceived as a high-end imported product by many, the fact is that most people’s favourite fungi is actually being grown locally and made available at affordable prices at most major food outlets.

19 Sep 2011 | 12:00 AM

New dimension to the spy genre

The British Military Intelligence agents are not what you'd presume them to be ... especially at the movies.

15 Sep 2011 | 12:00 AM

On target

Brit actress Rosamund Pike takes aim and fires up a classy performance in Johnny English Reborn.