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Lifestyle

Child care is no child’s play

It's a familiar dilemma: Finding someone to mind the baby when the parents are at work. The solution for thousands of affected families: the so-called 'babysitter'. The result? A burgeoning industry comprising mostly unlicensed and untrained child-minders and day care centres. It's a situation that Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil finds highly unsatisfactory and she tells DAPHNE LEE how she plans to tackle the problem.

Nation

Government plans to license babysitters, childcare centres

The Government will use the carrot-and-stick approach to get home-based 'babysitters' and childcare centres to apply for licences and seek proper training for their staff.

Community

Contest adds colour to Chinese New Year

With Chinese New Year just around the corner, shopping complexes in Johor Baru have lined up an array of activities to 'liven up' the festive mood.

Community

Scene-stealing 'sailors'

B>T/B>HEIR little hands rhythmically shook the I>angklung/Ias beautiful instrumental versions of popular Christmas carols wafted through the air.

Community

Little dancer grabs limelight

ALL eyes were on her but three-year-old Teh Ker Li was oblivious to the attention.

Community

Learning made fun with arts

MORE than 150 children thoroughly enjoyed the programme during the Creative Arts Festival on a recent Sunday morning.

Community

Rep who is highly regarded by his constituents

R. GOVIRAJAN, 46, was among the early birds spotted re- cently at Sungai Bakap assemblyman Datuk Abdul Rashid Abdullah's service centre in Jalan Besar, Seberang Prai.

Education

Quality getting better

The Ribena C-Talent Children's Theatre Competition 2005 kicked off with the central region qualifier for the English and Bahasa Malaysia categories.

Nation

Rich snatch thief pleads guilty

A high-flying snatch thief who owned a luxurious double-storey house and two luxury cars has pleaded guilty to stealing from two women and keeping items stolen from 17 of his victims.

Nation

Rich snatch thief pleads guilty

A high-flying snatch thief who owned a luxurious double-storey house and two luxury cars has pleaded guilty to stealing from two women and keeping items stolen from 17 of his victims.