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Focus 23 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Tan, one of Msia’s founding fathers

Tun Tan Cheng Lock, the founder and first president of the Malaysian Chinese Association (MCA), is recognised as one of the founding fathers who fought selflessly for the country’s independence.

Community 24 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Agreement lets students easily transfer credits

KOTA TINGGI: Kolej Yayasan Pelajaran Johor (KYPJ) students now have more opportunities to further their studies as agreements have been signed with three private higher education institutions.

Community 11 Apr 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Iskandar Malaysia aims to have a dozen international schools

JOHOR BARU: Iskandar Malaysia is well on its way to establishing itself as an education hub with a target of welcoming a dozen of international schools to set up their campuses in Johor.

Focus 01 May 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Jalan Raja Chulan offers glimpses into KL’s history

KUALA Lumpur folk must be so used to Jalan Raja Chulan that thousands of them drive past without a second thought to its past or present.

Community 29 May 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Whole new world of science awaits in June

THE much-anticipated Science Discovery Centre is expected to open by the end of June next year. Work on it will begin in July.

Community 11 Jun 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Real kick for 160 students

ABOUT 160 lucky students from Kuching, Betong and Sarikei are having the time of their life learning football from the experts through the 1M Sarawak-Real Madrid Foundation Campus Experience programme at Yayasan Sarawak this week.

Community 23 Oct 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Penang Free School and SMK Hutchings students honour legacy of Rev Hutchings

IN THE colonial days, governments cared only for war, land and trade.

Community 12 Feb 2016 | 12:00 AM Premium

Historian: Raffles built Runnymede in 1808

THE original Runnymede was a brick bungalow that served as Sir Stamford Raffles’ residence when he came to Penang in 1805 to serve as the assistant secretary to the governor, according to the book Streets of George Town.

Community 04 Jun 2016 | 12:00 AM Premium

Reunited in spirit of giving back

THE reunion of the St Xavier’s Institution (SXI) Class of ‘73 and 75’ turned out to be a charitable night for 140 old boys who raised RM15,000 for their alma mater.

Community 22 Oct 2016 | 12:00 AM Premium

‘Flying’ all out to get collection stamped

PHILATELIST Paul Chong (pic) bought 60 Penang Free School stamps, first covers and miniature sheets in his hometown of Sibu, Sarawak, and then hopped into a plane to George Town to get the special postal marks stamped on them.