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Have you ever returned home, only to find that the dress you bought has a rip or a stain, an electrical item has a crack which you had not noticed in the shop? Maybe the vegetables looked fresh when you bought them, but some are withered.
Thumbs Down By A. Jeyaraj Recently when I went shopping in Little India, for the first time I parked my car in front of Siva Sakthi Restaurant on Jalan Sultan Yussuf (Belfield Street) and walked to Lahat Road. I was shocked to see the condition of the pedestrian walkway which is not safe to walk. [...]
Under the Urban Poverty Eradication Programme, the Ministry of Federal Territories and Urban Well-Being allocated funds for local councils in the country to build kiosks for the poor to enable them to set up their own businesses. MBI received an allocation of RM600,000 and 40 kiosks were constructed in different parts of the city. The [...]
At one time, the Kinta Heights tower block, built in 1982 was also known as “The 20 Storeys”. When it was commissioned, it became the highest building in Ipoh
Back in the old days many parents brought their children to Taman D R Seenivasagam for recreation. Boating in the scenic fish pond was one of the main attractions and was popular with children and adults
My Say It took a strong unbearable foul odour to reveal the existence of an illegal fertilizer processing plant in the city. The stench affected residential areas within a one-kilometre radius. For months, the residents in Taman Rishah and surrounding areas have been puzzled as to what was causing the stench. Some of them thought [...]
A Dynamic Exhibition presenting the towkays – gentlemen, entrepreneurs, businessmen and philanthropists Ipoh World Sdn Bhd has assembled a forthcoming new exhibition, “A Tin Mining Family”, which will open at Falim House, Falim, Ipoh on Sunday, May 12 and run for three full months, ending on Monday, August 12. The exhibition showcases the life and [...]
When several handouts like BR1M are given to certain sections of the rakyat, it would be prudent to start a national debate on this apparent generosity of the government
The relocation of any facility will always be beset with problems. There will be those against the idea and those in favour of it.
By Jerry Francis Are the exposed electrical wires at the base of the metal street lamp-posts (see pics) around Ipoh City safe to be touched? This question is always on my mind whenever I come across them while walking along the busy streets and in some cases close to schools. There are not just one [...]