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Zawin Sakdon

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2 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Sticking to the original apam balik recipe

THE stall owner of Apam Balik Al Masyoor has been using the same recipe he inherited from his father until today.

Budiman is generous with his apam balik fillings
2 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Star-studded styles for Raya

MALAYSIA’s first celebrity fashion hub, Starvilion is collaborating with Isetan Kuala Lumpur for the Raya 2019 collection.

1 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Rice aid in time for fasting month

A PROGRAMME to distribute rice to the needy in conjunction with Ramadan is now in its sixth year.




(Back row, from fourth right) Setiawangsa MP Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad assistant’s Ahmad Nazrin Abd Halim, 
Ishak and Hikmatullah with recipients of the programme.
26 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Sleeping smarter with technology

Slumberland has launched the first true smart bed available in the market – the Slumberland MyZmartBed – in conjunction with its 100 years’ celebration.




One of the visitors experiencing the smart bed, while Wells demonstrates using its app on a tablet. — FAIHAN GHANI/The Star
26 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Shelling seafood in grand style

THE shell out concept is gaining popularity and being introduced at Ramadan buffets in the city.




(Below) Keropok lekor, cucur and a variety of fried food are served for those who enjoy street food.
24 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Imported water a cool feature

BREAKING fast with your loved ones over a buffet spread may be common during the month of Ramadan, but it is not every day imported zam zam water is featured in the line-up.

Dishes from various states are presented in big woks
23 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

No ordinary canteen

A CANTEEN located in a shopping centre hopes to make a big difference in the lives of children and youths with special needs by allowing them to be more independent and socialise with the community.




Food and drinks at Kantin Komuniti are prepared by those with ASD. The venture is to help them become more independent and prepare them for the future. — Photos: RAJA FAISAL HISHAN/The Star
22 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Close watch on Selangor govt offices

GOVERNMENT offices ranked third in the Selangor Health Department statistics of places in the state with the highest number of Aedes breeding grounds last year.

22 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Breaking fast with elevated street food

IF YOU have never experienced breaking of fast at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, this year may be a good time to give it a try.

20 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Store two days of usage, public told

PUTRAJAYA: “Store 48 hours of water supply”.





Brisk business: A worker at Hin Huat Hung Tembikar Sdn Bhd in Petaling Jaya restocking water containers for customers before the water supply interruption next week.