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Interesting fusion of cultures

IT IS EASY to fall in love with Klang because of its unique features and rich history. Those born and raised in the royal town and who have made it their home will attest that there is no place like Klang.

Kota Bridge is Malaysia’s first double-decker bridge and overlooks the Royal City Klang Mosque.

Preserve memory of those who perished

TODAY marks 25 years since the Highland Towers condominium collapsed in Hulu Kelang, claiming the lives of 48 residents.

Highland Towers comprised three blocks with the first building completed in 1977. — filepic

‘Ruff’ times go on for dog lover

IN need of cash to feed his beloved dogs, 61-year-old James who lives in a shabby shack with 35 strays is now turning to making handicraft.

James making the ‘Blooming Lotus in a Garden’ product at the temple in front of his shack in Taman Alor Vista, Relau. — Photos: LIM BENG TATT/The Star

Back-to-school happiness for needy triplets

THE Woo triplets are set to look smart on the first day in school after receiving new school uniforms and shoes from Li Tek Ex-Pupils Association.

The triplets (from left, in front) Yen Fong, Yu Keong and Yu Fook trying on their new school  uniforms with the help of Lee (blue checked shirt), mum Ely and dad Kwee Fatt. With them are brothers Yu Choy (in red) and Yu Beng.

Many booths in George Town left battered and broken

REMEMBER when public telephones were an indispensable part of our lives?

Ali showing a public phone in Pulau Tikus which is not working. — Photos: CHAN BOON KAI/The Star

Joyful shopping outing for less privileged children

TEN underprivileged children from the Crystal Family Home in Ayer Itam, Penang, were taken on a shopping trip for school essentials, much to their delight.

Joshua (left) and Min Yee trying on new shoes with Lee’s help.

Encounter with a friendly killer Writer stunned to learn that a man she met a year ago is a wife murder suspect

HOW can you tell a killer apart from the others? They seem so normal that you are bound to be fooled.

Mall celebrates Christmas with sweet treats

IT IS a sugary Christmas celebration at Sunway Velocity Mall in Kuala Lumpur this festive season as the shopping centre takes shoppers on “A Sweet Escapade Christmas”.

Have a sweet time with the family Christmas shopping and taking family 
photos at Sunway Velocity.

Bamboo basket Xmas tree enters record book

A DIM sum restaurant in Ipoh was given a certificate from the Malaysia Book of Records for having the tallest Christmas tree made from bamboo baskets.

A match that pleases the palate

PAIRING a pint of stout with food may not be everybody’s idea of fine dining but done correctly, it can be an amazing culinary experience.