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The Star
LGE, Phang corruption trial postponed to Nov 14GEORGE TOWN: The High Court here has postponed the case management for the corr
The Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
GEORGE TOWN: The High Court here has postponed the case management for the corruption trial involving Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng and businesswoman Phang Li Koon to Nov 14. Judge Datuk Hadhariah Syed Ismail fixed the date after Lim's counsel... Read more
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The Star
Guan Eng: I didn’t know pledge was voluntaryGEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng (pic) said Penang did not know that th
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng (pic) said Penang did not know that the signing of the Malay­sian Anti-Corruption Commis­sion’s corruption-free pledge had to be done voluntarily. “I will need to discuss the mat­ter with the state exco on... Read more
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The Star
Gerakan sues Penang CMGEORGE TOWN: Gerakan is suing Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng over allegatio
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Gerakan is suing Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng over allegations made on the sale of a Tanjung Pinang plot of land, which was reportedly sold for a minimal premium of RM1 per square foot (psf) by Gerakan. The party, through its... Read more
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The Star
Asia’s top model says yes to mural artistwill be moving from Los Angeles to New York soon, said: “Summer wedding for Lit
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
will be moving from Los Angeles to New York soon, said: “Summer wedding for Lithuania definitely and maybe one for KL and Penang. We’ll see what my family says.” Zacharevic received worldwide acclaim in 2012 after creating a series of street art... Read more
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The Star
Penang’s street art a recent target of vandalsGEORGE TOWN: Penang island’s street art, especially its famous murals, have rec
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Penang island’s street art, especially its famous murals, have recently become the targets of vandals. Penang Island City Council (MBPP) Conservation Department director Noorhanis Noordin said the murals and street metal sculptures... Read more
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The Star
SilkAir to transfer services to Kuching to sister company Scootits flight services to four other points in Malaysia. The file photo shows a Si
The Star / Posted 10 hours ago
its flight services to four other points in Malaysia. The file photo shows a SilkAir passenger aircraft taking off from the Penang International Airport. SINGAPORE: SilkAir, the regional wing of Singapore Airlines (SIA), will be transferring its... Read more
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The Star
Guan Eng: Gerakan's defamation suit a political ployGEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng is questioning why Gerakan took
The Star / Posted 13 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng is questioning why Gerakan took four years before suing him for defamation over remarks about the sale of reclaimed land in Tanjung Pinang. During a press conference here Tuesday, Lim claiming the suit... Read more
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The Star
Penang MCA Youth: Has Penang government asked JKR for cheaper alternatives?PETALING JAYA: Penang MCA Youth has questioned the Penang state government if i
The Star / Posted 19 hours ago
PETALING JAYA: Penang MCA Youth has questioned the Penang state government if it had sought advice from the Public Works Department (JKR) for cheaper alternatives to its current infrastructure projects. State MCA Youth chief Datuk Michael Lee Beng... Read more
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The Star
Gerakan files defamation suit against Guan Eng over allegations on land saleGEORGE TOWN: Gerakan has filed a defamation suit against Penang Chief Minister
The Star / Posted 20 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Gerakan has filed a defamation suit against Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng over allegations related to the sale of reclaimed land in Tanjung Pinang. In the statement of claim, Gerakan secretary-general Liang Teck Meng said that Lim... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sabah next stop for dinner-in-sky experienceKota Kinabalu: Sabah will be the next stop for the Dinner In The Sky Malaysia s
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 20 hours ago
Kota Kinabalu: Sabah will be the next stop for the Dinner In The Sky Malaysia series after Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Johor, respectively. The one-of-a-kind dining experience is endorsed by the Sabah Tourism Board and will be co-sponsored by Sutera... Read more
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The Star
Police join forces to sign corruption-free pledgebars, toothpaste, a cake and cards. In GEORGE TOWN, some 9,000 policemen took
The Star / Posted yesterday
bars, toothpaste, a cake and cards. In GEORGE TOWN, some 9,000 policemen took their oath to be corruption-free, led by Penang deputy police chief Deputy Comm Datuk Roslee Chik, while in ALOR SETAR, about 5,000 personnel took part in the... Read more
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The Star
Let’s win a trophy for suspended Dollah, says SumarehThey trail leaders Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) by 12 points with five matches rema
The Star / Posted yesterday
They trail leaders Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) by 12 points with five matches remaining. The Elephants will play last-placed Penang at the City Stadium in Batu Kawan tomorrow. In the Malaysia Cup, four-time champions Pahang are second in Group A... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Star Cruises introduces 3D2N destination cruise to Phuketfor SuperStar Libra’s newly introduced 3D2N destination cruise itinerary to Phu
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
for SuperStar Libra’s newly introduced 3D2N destination cruise itinerary to Phuket. The cruise currently departs from Penang every Wednesday, with additional departures on Friday commencing Aug 4. SuperStar Libra’s 3D2N cruise itinerary is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prepare Now for the Next Financial CrisisPenang — The Asian financial crisis started 20 years ago and the global financi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Penang — The Asian financial crisis started 20 years ago and the global financial crisis and recession 9 years back. When a new global financial crisis strikes, the developing countries will be more damaged than in the last crisis as they have become... Read more
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The Star
Penang govt refutes claims SPV project approved in eight daysGEORGE TOWN: The state government has refuted claims by the Barisan Nasional st
The Star / Posted yesterday
GEORGE TOWN: The state government has refuted claims by the Barisan Nasional strategic communications (BNSC) team that the Penang tunnel special purpose vehicle (SPV) condo project was approved in eight days, although the standard approval period was... Read more
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Anil Netto
Mahathir's emergence a morale booster for oppositionThis was the scene in Penang last Friday at Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s op
Anil Netto / Posted yesterday
This was the scene in Penang last Friday at Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s open house. … 36% of Malay voters polled leaning towards PH, while support for BN was 35%. As for Chinese voters, 53% supported PH and 22% said they would vote BN.... Read more
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The Star
MACC chief: I'm just a civil servant with no interest in politicsIsmail had questioned if Dzulkifli was aiming to be a politician or celebrity,
The Star / Posted yesterday
Ismail had questioned if Dzulkifli was aiming to be a politician or celebrity, following his remarks about Opposition-led Penang government's refusal to sign the MACC anti-corruption pledge. Dzulkifli explained that graft-busting requires public... Read more
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The Star
MACC: What's so special about Penang?KUALA LUMPUR: If the DAP-led Penang state government is sincere in signing the
The Star / Posted yesterday
KUALA LUMPUR: If the DAP-led Penang state government is sincere in signing the corruption-free pledge, it would have done so voluntarily, says Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission chief commissioner Datuk Dzulkifli Ahmad. "What's so special about... Read more
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The Star
Ministry sounds alarm over 122 dengue deathsdeaths. “This is worrying us,” he told reporters after opening the national-le
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
deaths. “This is worrying us,” he told reporters after opening the national-level Asean Dengue Day celebrations 2017 at Penang Free School yesterday. Dr Subramaniam also said there was a need for all responsible agencies to play their... Read more
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The Star
Wrong way driver owes RM2.8k in finesunder the influence of alcohol. “He didn’t have a driving licence, and his car
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
under the influence of alcohol. “He didn’t have a driving licence, and his car road tax had also expired,” he said at the Penang Golf Club in Bukit Jambul yesterday. Supt Anbalagan said preliminary investigations revealed that the man was driving... Read more
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The Star
Try the creative field for success, Chong tells studentson-the-spot based on the pre-selected theme of Cars 3 the movie. Khoo Yan Huai
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
on-the-spot based on the pre-selected theme of Cars 3 the movie. Khoo Yan Huai, 17, from Chung Ling Private High School, Penang, emerged as the gold winner in the competition. He walked away with a scholarship worth RM80,000 from The One Academy... Read more
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The Star
Liang: Let me reveal letterPETALING JAYA: An application letter by the Penang state water concessionaire t
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
PETALING JAYA: An application letter by the Penang state water concessionaire to the national regulatory body to raise water tariffs proved that it was the Penang government that had earlier given the go-ahead for the hike, Gerakan said. Its... Read more
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The Star
Sunway to launch RM5bil GDV projects in PenangGEORGE TOWN: Sunway Bhd is set to launch various projects with a total gross de
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
GEORGE TOWN: Sunway Bhd is set to launch various projects with a total gross development value (GDV) of RM5bil in Penang over the next 10 years. Sunway Bhd Property Division for Malaysia and Singapore managing director Sarena Cheah said of the... Read more
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The Star
Monday, July 24driven by the resilience of high storage rates, said UOB KayHian. - StarBiz Su
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
driven by the resilience of high storage rates, said UOB KayHian. - StarBiz Sunway to launch RM5b GDV projects in Penang: Sunway Bhd is set to launch projects with a total gross development value (GDV) of RM5bil in Penang over the next 10... Read more
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The Star
Church’s new pipe organ consecratedGEORGE TOWN: South-East Asia’s oldest Anglican church, the St George’s Church P
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
GEORGE TOWN: South-East Asia’s oldest Anglican church, the St George’s Church Penang in Farquhar Street, saw the official dedication of a new pipe organ in conjunction with its bicentenary celebration. Consecrated by Archbishop of the Province of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Thai officials to head to Malaysia as part of ongoing probe on Malaysian companyAnti Money Laundering Office (AMLO), Narcotics Suppression Bureau (NSB) and Dep
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
Anti Money Laundering Office (AMLO), Narcotics Suppression Bureau (NSB) and Department of Special Investigation (DSI). The Penang-based company with business operations in Malaysia and Thailand, especially in the southern provinces, has been under... Read more
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The Borneo Post
It is RoS that is being funny, says DAPa CEC member of the DAP for 2008 to 2012 term. He believed there were irregula
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
a CEC member of the DAP for 2008 to 2012 term. He believed there were irregularities during the 2013 DAP party election held in Penang, and this caused the RoS to issue a show-cause letter and ordered to re-conduct their AGM again. Rela... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Eco World Foundation helps 6,000 studentsunder Eco World Foundation since its inception three years ago. The assistance
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
under Eco World Foundation since its inception three years ago. The assistance programme is carried out in Perlis, Kedah, Penang, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Johor, Pahang and Sabah. Eco World Foundation chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye said the... Read more
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The Star
Salleh Keruak: Special manifesto for PenangBUKIT MERTAJAM: Barisan Nasional will draw up a manifesto specifically for Pena
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
BUKIT MERTAJAM: Barisan Nasional will draw up a manifesto specifically for Penang in the upcoming general election (GE14). Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak said Penang Barisan would outline several policies and... Read more
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The Star
Gerakan ready to reveal letter of 'real' party behind plan to increase water ratesPETALING JAYA: Gerakan has challenged Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng to all
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Gerakan has challenged Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng to allow the party to reveal an application letter by Perbadanan Bekalan Air Pulau Pinang Sdn Bhd (PBAPP) to prove its claim that it was not the Federal Government that wanted... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sabahans have rejected BN before: Shafieare not dependent on a 'cash is king' party. "If Pakatan Harapan beat BN in Ma
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
are not dependent on a 'cash is king' party. "If Pakatan Harapan beat BN in Malaya, is that Brexit? Kelantan, Selangor and Penang already rejected BN. Is that Brexit also?" he asked. The Semporna MP said it is stupid to accuse Sabahans of trying... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Kerisha and the crocodilesinto close contact with them in the wild, I consider them to be very shy, reser
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
into close contact with them in the wild, I consider them to be very shy, reserved animals". Kerisha is a PhD student from Penang, who moved to Sabah as a child and has spent her entire working life in the jungles of Borneo. Her work is dedicated... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Suspected secret society member hurls Molotov cocktail at police stationbe members of the 04 Secret Society in a major raid by the Bukit Aman Criminal
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
be members of the 04 Secret Society in a major raid by the Bukit Aman Criminal Investigation Department (CID) around Kedah, Penang and Selangor since last Tuesday. Asri said police were actively tracking down the suspects concerned and the case was... Read more
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WA Today
'Real estate deal of the millennium': The forgotten Indonesian island swapped for Manhattanthe Banda Islands during the Napoleonic wars they transplanted nutmeg seedlings
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
the Banda Islands during the Napoleonic wars they transplanted nutmeg seedlings to places such as Bengkulu in Sumatra and Penang. The price of nutmeg in Run plummeted and the Banda Islands ceased to be of much value to the Dutch. And as for... Read more
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The Star
Educating the young urbanitesSdn Bhd has launched its Property Education campaign at the StarProperty.my Fai
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
Sdn Bhd has launched its Property Education campaign at the StarProperty.my Fair 2017 organised by Star Media Group, in Penang. Aimed at providing valuable insights into home ownership for the public, it includes informative talks at the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Real estate deal of the millennium': The forgotten Indonesian island swapped for Manhattanthe Banda Islands during the Napoleonic wars they transplanted nutmeg seedlings
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
the Banda Islands during the Napoleonic wars they transplanted nutmeg seedlings to places such as Bengkulu in Sumatra and Penang. The price of nutmeg in Run plummeted and the Banda Islands ceased to be of much value to the Dutch. And as for... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
A little magic might help Monmouth find an elephantIn part, Nicola wrote, “We are now in our third week in Singapore, after which
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
In part, Nicola wrote, “We are now in our third week in Singapore, after which we will play Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur, Seremban, Penang and possibly Bangkok. I may have to postpone my trip to India and South Africa unless there should be a quick peace,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
FAS offers cheaper tickets to watch Crocsin the Super League against PKNS FC on July 22 at Stadium Negeri, Melaka United
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
in the Super League against PKNS FC on July 22 at Stadium Negeri, Melaka United (July 26, Stadium Hang Tuah, Melaka); Penang (Aug 5, Stadium Negeri); Pahang (Sept 20, Stadium Darul Makmur), Kedah (Sept 30 , Stadium Negeri) and T-Team (Oct 21,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
E-Kad Mega Ops: 4,500 illegals and 89 employers detainedin recent weeks,” he said when met by reporters after an investiture ceremony i
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
in recent weeks,” he said when met by reporters after an investiture ceremony in conjunction with the 79th birthday of the Penang Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas at Dewan Sri Pinang, here yesterday. Mustafar, 58, who was awarded the... Read more
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The Star
A piece of local heritage lostGEORGE TOWN: A chunk of the Penang Cantonese heritage here has gone for good.
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
GEORGE TOWN: A chunk of the Penang Cantonese heritage here has gone for good. Custodians of the 119-year-old Ng Fook Thong Temple in Chulia Street, in a desperate bid to save the aged building, unwittingly destroyed its antique murals and... Read more
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The Star
Parti Cinta hands ‘evidence’ of graft to MACC over tunnel projectPUTRAJAYA: Parti Cinta Malaysia has called for a corruption probe into the cont
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Parti Cinta Malaysia has called for a corruption probe into the controversial undersea tunnel project in Penang. Its deputy president Datuk Huan Cheng Guan, together with several party members, arrived at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption... Read more
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The Star
Chief Justice heads Penang honours listTun Abdul Rahman Abbas’ 79th birthday. He is awarded the Datuk Utama Pangkuan
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas’ 79th birthday. He is awarded the Datuk Utama Pangkuan Negeri (DUPN) which is the highest award in Penang and carries the Datuk Seri Utama title. Also in the list are Armed Forces chief Jen Datuk Seri Zulkiple Kassim and... Read more
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The Star
G25: Late Zailah a vital group memberand upholding of our secular constitution. “Our friendship went back a long wa
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
and upholding of our secular constitution. “Our friendship went back a long way, from the time we shared a house in Penang together with her sister Badariah when they were both students at USM (Universiti Sains Malaysia) and I was working as... Read more
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The Star
Huge investments go into building Malaysian portsthat Chinese companies will be investing US$7.2bil in the Melaka Gateway, US$2.
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
that Chinese companies will be investing US$7.2bil in the Melaka Gateway, US$2.8bil in the Kuala Linggi Port, US$1.4bil in Penang Port and US$177mil in the Kuantan port projects. The deep sea port in Melaka is reportedly targeted to be a liquid... Read more
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The Star
Choo wants Malaysians to be proud of their countryI am anak Malaysia, and talk about how proud I am to be Malaysian,” points out
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
I am anak Malaysia, and talk about how proud I am to be Malaysian,” points out the 68-year-old, who was born and raised in Penang. Choo hails from a family of shoemakers. Many celebrity customers in his early career, including the late Princess... Read more
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The Borneo Post
PCM hands over ‘evidence’ on Penang tunnel projectCommission (MACC) and handed over information it claimed to be evidence related
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
Commission (MACC) and handed over information it claimed to be evidence related to alleged wrongdoing by the Penang government in the proposed undersea tunnel project. Its vice-president Datuk Huan Cheng Guan also urged MACC to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Five on Friday: Nasi Lemak burger? Five other 'strange' Singapore food combos to discoverbowl of laksa, whether you belong to the nonya camp of rich and spicy curry coc
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
bowl of laksa, whether you belong to the nonya camp of rich and spicy curry coconut milk broth or prefer the sour assam Penang version. But to have it interpreted as an alcoholic beverage? Baba Chews Bar and Eatery has a signature cocktail... Read more
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Sarawak Report
Australia And New Zealand Slide From Their Responsibilities Over Mass Corruption In MalaysiaOver Mass Corruption In Malaysia What has turned the sleazy 1MDB corruption sc
Sarawak Report / Posted 4 days ago
Over Mass Corruption In Malaysia What has turned the sleazy 1MDB corruption scandal, involving a wide-boy from Penang and a dirty Malaysian politician, into a global issue, has been the light it has thrown on the willingness of major... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Five on Friday: Nasi Lemak burger? Five 'strange' Singapore food combos to discoverbowl of laksa, whether you belong to the nonya camp of rich and spicy curry coc
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
bowl of laksa, whether you belong to the nonya camp of rich and spicy curry coconut milk broth or prefer the sour assam Penang version. But to have it interpreted as an alcoholic beverage? Baba Chews Bar and Eatery has a signature cocktail... Read more
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The Star
DVS head: Vaccinate cats, dogs including strays in the country to prevent rabieshas once again reared its ugly head in Serian, Sarawak, and Kuala Sepetang, Per
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
has once again reared its ugly head in Serian, Sarawak, and Kuala Sepetang, Perak. The previous outbreak was detected in Penang, Kedah and Perlis in 2015. It is believed the infection was brought into Sarawak by dogs from neighbouring... Read more
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