As you can see, Penang once had an eco-friendly public transport system. Thanks to Ric for this photo from the 1950s. Click on the photo to view a full-screen version. Here you can see a trolleybus passing by the...
Reader Grandma sends us her recollection of how well public transport was organised around Maxwell Road (next to present-day Prangin Mall). [googlemaps https://maps.google.com.my/maps?q=maxwell+road+penang&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&ie=UTF8&hl=en&hq=&hnear=Jalan+Maxwell,+Georgetown,+10100+George+Town,+Penang&t=m&vpsrc=6&ll=5.414427,100.332406&spn=0.009613,0.009656&z=16&iwloc=A&output=embed&w=450&h=450] I lived in Maxwell Road which is parallel to Prangin Road until the demolition to make way...
Look who's cycling together at the “1 Malaysia Charity Ride for Education 2011”. Cycle diplomacy? Guan Eng, former Penang chief minister Koh Tsu Koon, Yen Yen and Penang Umno Liaison Committee chairman Zainal Abidin Osman were reportedly at the...
Ever wondered what happened to the cast of Sound of Music? Here they are reunited 45 years after the movie. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TqMmI40e5bc?rel=0&w=470&h=265]
Local stations have been reportedly directed not to air a video calling on the public to register as voters and exercise their right to vote. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-1hllAhSXLA?rel=0&w=560&h=315] Strange, I thought Najib's announcement of the repeal of the ISA was supposed...