Update (29 January 2014): It is confirmed that this new structure at the corner of the Formal Garden is for new toilets to replace the old toilets located nearby, which are apparently in bad shape and will be demolished....
Raub Australian Gold Mining Sdn Bhd has started gold mining in Bukit Koman near Raub, raising concern among neighbouring communities about health risks. But who exactly owns RAGM? [googlemaps https://maps.google.com.my/maps?f=q&source=embed&hl=en&geocode=&q=Bukit+Koman+Raub,+Pahang&sll=3.146022,101.706834&sspn=0.009491,0.01929&ie=UTF8&hq=&hnear=Bukit+Koman,+Raub,+Pahang&ll=3.817668,101.851501&spn=1.027667,1.370544&z=9&iwloc=A&output=embed&w=500&h=375] This is from the Peninsular Gold Ltd website: Peninsular Gold Limited,...
Hope for the future: The next generation celebrates an Anwar and Reformasi victory in a kampong in Penanti earlier this evening Send in your "citizen journalist" eye-witness reports from Permatang Pauh as it goes to the polls. Others share with...
What will it take to convince us that tackling climate change (aggravated by deforestation) should be a national priority in the coming year? Last year was notable for the number of environmental crises that struck us. 1. The unusual and...
Of late, there has been talk that the Penang Botanic Garden should follow in the footsteps of its Singapore counterpart and apply for Unesco world heritage status. We shouldn't embarrass ourselves when the Penang Botanic Garden still hasn't sorted...