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The granting of extra density of 1500 homes "over and above the maximum permissible density" for S P Setia's projects across Penang Island sets an extremely worrying precedent. The higher density and land for a hotel are supposed...
This is the other lily pond at the Penang Botanic Garden and it shows what the Garden could be like if it is designed properly. Click on photo to enlarge These pictures were taken in August 2012. Thanks to...
A group of NGOs has warned that the government is going ahead with plans to build two nuclear power plants. A final decision on the location of the plants will be made in 2014 - the point of no...
Mukhriz Mahathir's Kedah may try to extract water charges from Penang to raise the state's revenue. At the same time, the Lankawai Development Authority (Lada) has signed a deal with a "tourism resort and high-impact attraction developer" to build...
That's your energetic chopper-wielding chef, 'Cik Wani', rustling up a meal with a difference. Not for the faint-hearted. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=paXw4E36V78?rel=0&w=470&h=269] I must say the folks out there are getting more and more creative.