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Adopt inclusive approach in history

A letter from DR RANJIT SINGH MALHI, Kuala Lumpur.

Heritage brought to life with colourful bricks

JOHOR BARU: A group of Lego enthusiasts from Muar has used the colourful toy bricks to build models of historical buildings to remind people of the importance of preserving the country’s architectural heritage.

‘Dropping of Clause 88A not a U-turn’

PUTRAJAYA: The withdrawal of Clause 88A in the Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) (Amend­ment) Bill 2017 should not be seen as a “Government U-turn”, said Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

Stamping Yap Ah Loy’s legacy

PETALING JAYA: For all that he had given to lay the foundation for the growth of Kuala Lumpur, the descendants of Yap Ah Loy, who are now into the sixth generation, will surely want his contributions as the third Kapitan Cina of Kuala Lumpur remembered as part of the nation’s history.

Hulu Langat historical sites need protection

The Selangor government and historians are urged to catalogue and preserve significant sites and artefacts in Hulu Langat, including Selangor's oldest mines, unique Hakka houses and more.

A symbol of hard work and persistence

MORE of a diplomat than a fighter. That is how Glenn Yap describes his great, great grandfather, Yap Ah Loy.

The man who rebuilt this city

Almost 150 years ago, he was made the third Kapitan Cina of Kuala Lumpur and laid the foundation for its growth. Today, Sunday Star takes a look at the man that is Yap Ah Loy and his contributions to the capital of Malaysia.

Kin cries foul over desecration

MELAKA: The great-grandson of late philanthropist Leow Poh Seng is upset that the patriarch’s grave has been destroyed by a contractor carrying out earthworks.

Grave of philanthropist in Melaka desecrated, says great grandson

MELAKA: The great grandson of the late philanthropist Leow Poh Seng has expressed concern over the desecration of his grave located at the Batu Berendam-Durian Tunggal junction.

Thousands line streets to watch Wesak Day procession

KUALA LUMPUR: Bedazzling lights from elaborately decorated floats illuminated the city centre during the annual Wesak Day procession here.