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Probe Kuching mall explosion thoroughly

THE fatal explosion at Cityone Megamall on Tuesday (Dec 4) is one of the most shocking incidents to have happened in Kuching in recent memory.

Firemen at the scene of the explosion at Cityone Megamall. - Filepic

Perfect time to do up the house

HOMEOWNER S. Anbalagan went to the Perfect Livin’ Home Expo to look for good deals to furnish his new home in Setia Alam, and managed to complete half his shopping list by lunchtime.

‘No transparency in degazettement exercise

PLANNING approval for a proposed housing project at Bukit Lagong, Gombak, was given to Selangor State Development Corporation (PKNS) even before the proposal to degazette the forest reserve.

Several families still reside at the Bukit Lagong Orang Asli village located about 2km away from the proposed project site. — Filepic

FRIM objects to proposed development

THE Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) is also voicing out against the proposed degazettement and development at the Bukit Lagong Forest Reserve in Gombak.

The pristine water at Taman Rimba Bukit Lagong is a key attraction at the forest reserve and serves as an important water catchment area. — Filepic

Food and facilities to pamper all senses

TREAT yourself to a Christmas break, complete with a private dip pool and steam room, only at Lexis Suites Penang.

Roast turkey is among the classics served at Lexis Suites Penang by executive chef Johnno Fong and his team.

Plenty of joy to savour

HAVE yourself a Magical Musical Christmas at Flamingo Hotel By The Beach Penang.

Tuck into Flamingo Hotel’s Christmas and New Year buffets.

Luxury condo reinventing multi-generational living text can cut

CASH rebates up to RM280,000 are up for grabs for Scots Pavilion unit buyers in Penang.

Moh showing a disabled and child-friendly clothes rack which can be pulled down easily. He said he was inspired to create multi-generational homes when he saw a retirement village in Perth, Australia.

Mary Poppins-inspired festivities ushering in Christmas at Aman Central

AMAN Central’s ‘The Christmas Returns’ festivities take on a magical feel inspired by the upcoming Disney fantasy film ‘Mary Poppins Returns’.

(Back row, from third left) Liew, Ooi and Ho posing with local designers and models at the launch of Aman Central’s ‘The Christmas Returns’ programme.

Fabulous food for fashion crowd

THE DVlicious Food Festival at Design Village Outlet (DVO), touted as the largest such festival in south Seberang Prai, proved to be a hit with the fashion flock.

Colourful Christmas decorations livening up the holiday mood at DVO’s central plaza.

Penang fostering closer ties with Thailand

PENANG will continue seeking ways to strengthen bonds of friendship with Thailand both economically and culturally, said its Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow.

Chow (left) shaking hands with Jiwalai. Guests (below) enjoying Thai delicacies during the reception at Evergreen Laurel Hotel.