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June 24, 2018 9:12 AM Penang wants to be cleanest, greenest, says CM

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Government is committed to making the state and capital city the cleanest, to achieve the best quality of life, says Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow. He said the state government would embark on a new initiative to make Penang the greenest and cleanest state. It also hoped to become a great economic centre through the spirit of volunteerism 6

June 20, 2018 3:14 AM Book Review: Still Me

LIFE is about new adventures and experiences and Louisa Clark is about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime in this novel by Jojo Moyes. She arrives in New York to start a new job, leaving her family, friends, and most importantly her boyfriend back in England. Long-distance relationships are tricky but Louisa is confident that she can embrace this new adventure 7

June 20, 2018 12:24 AM Tapping the Peranakan experience

WE lost a "true" Malaysian last week – Datuk Kenny Chan of Baba Nyonya fame. He was 68 when he passed away in Malacca. Better known as Bibik Kim Neo in TV1's longest-running series, Chan captivated his audience with his skilful acting and wit. He brought much laughter to Malaysians. It is no wonder the series lasted from the late 1980s till the turn of the century 5

June 18, 2018 11:40 AM Three killed in London after being hit by train

LONDON: Three people died in south London after being hit by a train, police said Monday, calling the incident "unexplained". Reports said spray paint cans were found near the bodies close to Brixton. "My team are now working hard to understand what happened and how these three people came to lose their life on the railway," said detective Gary Richardson 5

June 15, 2018 11:40 PM Disco titans Chic boogie all night in return

NEW YORK: Disco-era titans Chic are returning with their first album in more than 25 years, with its songwriter, the producer extraordinaire Nile Rodgers, set to draw an all-star cast. The group, now formally called Nile Rodgers & Chic, announced that it is readying an album appropriately called "It's About Time," with a cover featuring two models that mirrors 10

June 15, 2018 8:05 AM Large 'open house' turnout indicates people's genuine love for country: Guan Eng

PUTRAJAYA: The large turnout at Pakatan Harapan's (PH) Hari Raya open house in Seri Perdana here today, indicates the people's genuine love for the country, says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. The big crowd that showed up today was something very special and never seen before, he told reporters at the Hari Raya open house here today. As of noon, at least 8

June 12, 2018 10:04 AM Avicii laid to rest in private funeral

STOCKHOLM: Swedish superstar DJ Avicii has been buried in a private ceremony with just his family and close friends present, his agent said Tuesday. The musician, whose real name was Tim Bergling, "was buried Friday at the Skogskyrkogarden cemetery in Stockholm", Ebba Lindqvist told AFP. Avicii was found dead on April 20 in Muscat, the capital of the Gulf sultanate 6

June 10, 2018 11:34 AM Party guy Jho Low a bright student, says teacher

GEORGE TOWN: One of Malaysia's most wanted persons — Low Taek Jho (pix) or better known as Jho Low —was a standout pupil during his time at an international school here in his hometown of Penang. This was revealed by his teacher who said that Jho Low was an intelligent student and was seen as likable by his classmates. "He was a bright student and did well in class 4

June 8, 2018 10:22 AM No request to extradite Sirul, says Australia

PUTRAJAYA: The Australian government has confirmed, today, that discussions have been held with the government to clarify the status of convicted murderer Sirul Azhar Umar. The statement by the Australian High Commission in Kuala Lumpur also confirmed Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's statement that the government has not lodged an extradition 6

June 6, 2018 3:05 AM Never a happy day in my life, says world’s oldest person

I HAVE not had a single happy day in my life, the world's oldest person said on her 129th birthday. Koku Istambulova, whose Russian passport states her date of birth as 1 June 1889, wishes she had died young. I have no idea how I have lived so long and outlasted my children, she added. "I see other people eating healthy and doing fitness routines, I have no idea why I have lived 13