By Zulkiple Ibrahim

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- This writer visited several public places recently and found many people 'cooling off' in light of the current dry spell.

By Rohana Mustaffa

KUALA LUMPUR, June 7 (Bernama) -- If charity homes were told to make a list of luxury items their inmates required, most would include televisions, karaoke sets or sports equipment in that list to keep the occupants happy.

By Zulkiple Ibrahim

This is the final of three parts on food contamination that may cause food poisoning.

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- Businessman Wong (not his full name) took out leftover fried noodles that he had kept in the refrigerator for two days.

By Maznah Abu Bakar

JERANTUT (Bernama) -- Familiar with 'belimbing buluh' or commonly known as 'bilimbi' (Averrhoa bilimbi), which is a small bitter fruit occasionally used as an ingredient in 'sambal' and curry dishes?

By Kurniawati Kamarudin

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- According to the Quran, "The example of those who spend their wealth in the way of Allah is like a seed [of grain] which grows seven spikes; in each spike is a hundred grains.

By Zulkiple Ibrahim

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- Many people believe that juveniles are responsible for many vandalism cases. However, the following episode related by a civil servant indicates that adults can also resort to such activities.

By S.Chandravathani

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- What used to be a disorganised, traditional and dull sundry shop, U & I Easymart, Brickfields, has been transformed into a modern and well-run 'mini mart'.