GEORGE TOWN, Sept 28 – A group of politicians and NGOs held a protest against the move by the Penang Island City Council to close a 150-metre stretch of Love Lane, from the Chulia Street junction, to all vehicles from 7pm to 4am daily. The protest was held at Komtar here this
GEORGE TOWN, Sept 28 – Two Penang-based chefs have come up tops in the 2017 World Master Chef Competition for Cantonese Cuisine in Hong Kong earlier this month. Gary Lim Lee Sheng, 27, and Jason Lim Soon Ming, 25, won the Cantonese Cuisine Master Chef title and the “Gold Medal” award after
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 28 – Malaysians are banned from travelling to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) until further notice due to escalating tensions on the Korean Peninsula following Pyongyang’s missile tests, the Foreign Affairs Ministry announced today. “This decision is taken in view of the escalation of tensions
KALYNIVKA, Sept 28 – Ukrainian authorities evacuated more than 30,000 people Wednesday from the central Vinnytsia region after a huge arms depot storing missiles caught fire and exploded in what prosecutors said was a possible act of “sabotage”. It was the second major incident affecting a large Ukrainian weapons storage site this
SHAH ALAM, Sept 28 – Certain quarters are using the social media to deceive the authorities to organise entertainment festivals involving drugs and alcohol, said Selangor Police chief Datuk Mazlan Mansor. He said they used social media applications such as ‘WhatsApp’, ‘WeChat’, ‘Facebook’, ‘Instagram’ dan ‘Twitter’ purportedly to promote this entertainment events.