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Eat & Drink 10h ago

Festive merriment like no other

Ante: The exclusive Christmas menu features Chargrilled ‘Olive Pork’ Collar Steak, featuring a specialised breed of pigs raised on a primary diet of olives and barley and are imported from Spain.

Metro News 10h ago

YMCA teams up with hotel and college for unforgettable Christmas party

AROUND 175 children from five different homes had the time of their lives celebrating an early Christmas at Hard Rock Hotel Penang.

Staff members of Hard Rock Hotel Penang and its mascot interacting with the children from various homes during the Rocking Christmas party organised by YMCA at the hotel in Batu Ferringhi, Penang. — Photos: CHAN BOON KAI/The Star
Metro News 13 Dec 2018

Penang taking steps to train locals as Hindu priests

IN a bid to train local Hindu priests, the Penang Hindu Endowment Board (PHEB) is organising the Adipadai Archagar Pairchi (Basic Priest Level One Course).

Trainee priests of various ages attending the Basic Priest Level One Course, instructed by Muthukumara (right). With them is Nanda Kumar (second right).
Focus 10h ago

Making batik her life’s purpose

WITH wax trickling from the tiny spout of the canting, Masrina Abdullah creates a multitude of possibilities in batik designs, and has expanded her passion to the fashion realm.

Metro News 12 Dec 2018

Public library opens at Jaya One mall

WITH malls being a preferred destination for families, the Selangor Public Library Corporation (PPAS) has opened its first outlet at Jaya One, Petaling Jaya.

(From left) Rajiv, PPAS head of services Mohamed Fadzli Mohd Fauzi, PPAS head of library network service division Zahir Yahaya, Jaya One Sdn Bhd marketing and communication department content manager Jane Tung and assistant librarian Zharrif Amir Mohd Zamri at the soft launch of the library.
Metro News 10h ago

Sights, scents and sounds for jolly season

THIS Christmas, Sunway Putra Mall invites shoppers to be “In The Woods For Wonder” and explore the secret gnomes’ village buried deep in the magical forest.

Metro News 10h ago

More people evacuated to relief centres as floods worsen

KUALA TERENGGANU: The flood situation in Terengganu has worsened, with the number of evacuees increasing to 1,622 people from 506 families as at 8am yesterday, from 950 people (327 families) the day before.

Metro News 10h ago

Beer brand brings the party together

MUSIC fans throughout the country have been having a blast thanks to Heineken Live Your Music, which ends today in the Flying Pagoni in Johor Baru.

Zouk KL turned Heineken’s distinctive shade of green for Porter Robinson’s gig.
Metro News 10h ago

Festive cheer for the less fortunate

MELAKA: The state government has allocated RM60,000 to help 300 less fortunate people in the state prepare for the upcoming Christmas celebration.