A Special Report By Melati Mohd Ariff

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- Every year, during Ramadan, consumers have to pay more for essential items such as sugar, cooking oil, and even chicken!

By Melati Mohd Ariff

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- Ramadan calls for abstinence from many of the human desires but there are some who end up in indulgence instead during the holy month.

By Zulkiple Ibrahim

KUALA LUMPUR, July 9 (Bernama) -- Ramadan is a month of sharing, of intense spiritual reflection through fasting, praying and togetherness, and at the same time a time to celebrate with feasts and sweets.

By Zulkiple Ibrahim

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- During the recent school holidays, shopping complexes and hypermarkets in the city were deluged with shoppers.

By Zulkiple Ibrahim

This is the first of two features on the haze that is currently enveloping Malaysia and Singapore.

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- "A flimsy face mask made of paper costs 50 sen each? This is ridiculous," were the words of a father, who was told by his primary school son about a face mask he had attempted to purchase at a shop.

By Kurniawati Kamarudin

KUALA PILAH (Bernama) -- Malaysians are intimately familiar with exotic traditional thirst quenchers such as the 'cendol' and 'air nira,' which are variants of fermented coconut juice.

By Nurul Halawati Azhari

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- In the efforts to help people manage with the rising cost of living, the government has introduced various assistance particularly for the disabled persons, pensioners, armed forces personnel as well as students of Institutions of Higher Learning.