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Metro News 14h ago

'Mysterious' land-clearing along Federal Highway in Shah Alam is for LRT3

THE large-scale land clearing along the Federal Highway in Shah Alam is part of the upcoming LRT3 project by Prasarana Malaysia Bhd.

Land clearing for the Sirim stop (Station 13) of the LRT3 project has now stopped as the station is only a provisional one following the Finance Ministry’s LRT cost-optimisation exercise.
Metro News 14h ago

Using his gift of the gab to help people

BY INVESTING his time into teaching others how to manage their time, Dr Venga Kalachulu has seen many rags-to-riches stories among those who attended his free self-development seminars.

Venga has been giving free talks on time management for over 30 years.
Metro News 15 Oct 2018

Learning more about cordyceps

IT HAS a strange-looking appearance, but the worm-like cordyceps is known for its healing properties and many benefits.

Eu (in orange shawl) 
and other attendees 
listening to Martel’s talk 
at Cititel Mid Valley, Kuala Lumpur.
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Eat & Drink 14h ago

Simply flavourful Thai dining

THAILAND is a popular getaway for Malaysians, hence why Thai cuisine is familiar to us. But what about home-cooked dishes the Thais savour at home?

Thai-Style Pork Ribs Soup is a popular home-cooked dish among Thais.
Metro News 14h ago

High-rise residents air woes to seek solution to perennial problems

POOR maintenance of the lifts, faulty old rooftop storage tanks, depleted sinking funds, security problems and many others.

Ramkarpal (second left) examining grouses submitted by Gabriel after the press conference at his service centre in Lintang Angsana, Bandar Baru Ayer Itam, Penang. With them are Yeoh (left) and representatives of other high-rises.— Photos: GEORGE CHEAH/The Star
Metro News 14h ago

Group plans another visit to Death Railway site

IT HAS been 75 years since the construction of the infamous Thai-Burma “Death Railway” line, and many survivors have since passed on.

Metro News 14h ago

Errant traders warned

LABIS: Traders allocated lots at Deepavali bazaars found subletting them to foreigners or who “auction” their space for a higher price will be blacklisted and barred from participating in future, said Johor Consumerism, Human Resources and Unity Committee chairman Dr S.Ramakrishnan.

Deepavali bazaars offering a wide range of festive items have been set up in Johor. — Filepic
Metro News 14h ago

Schoolchildren give youthful spin to classic Malay stories

CLASSIC Malay myths and legends were brought to life via theatrical plays at Kompleks Pustaka Warisan Negeri in George Town, Penang.

^ Second-placed winners from SK Sungai Dua presenting the play Kasih Ibu-Tanggang(above).
Metro News 14h ago

Help feed 100,000 M’sians while you shop online

In conjunction with World Food Day, Lazada and Unilever Malaysia are teaming up for “Shop to Give on Super Brand Day”, happening today.