By Erda Khursyiah Basir

KUALA LUMPUR, July 15 (Bernama) -- The most effective way to prevent fires or explosions at petrol stations is by steering clear of objects that can generate sparks, according to Petronas Dagangan Berhad's Health, Safety and Environment Department head Tariq Ashra Sulaiman.

By Soon Li Wei

PUTRAJAYA (Bernama) -- Siti Rafitah Rakhimi, 32, has been craving for the Chinese traditional delicacy Kuih Chang that is mostly available during the Dragon Boat Festival or Duan Wu period, that falls in the middle of the year.

By Kamarul Ariffin Md Yassin

KUALA LUMPUR, May 30 (Bernama) -- Malaysia's food waste statistics have never been more shocking: daily, households churn out some 3,000 metric tonnes of leftover food that is essentially untouched and still edible and this amount is sufficient to feed two million hungry people.

By Kurniawati Kamarudin

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- "One cendol, with extra corn please!"

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- In view of the scorching and blazing hot weather, it comes as no surprise that Malaysians are looking at ways to bring the heat down.

Online marketplace 11street has reported an increase of nearly 480 per cent in searches for various cooling items, which include air coolers, car tint and water dispensers as the current hot spell show no signs of subsiding.

11street CEO, Hoseok Kim, said in a statement issued here that consumers were searching for products on online marketplace to keep the heat down not just at home but also when they were out and about.

b>By Erma Idayu Mohd Yusop

TASEK GELUGOR (Bernama) -- Muhammad Mahatma Abdullah, 55, started off as a trader selling coconuts and coconut milk at the Seberang Jaya wet market here.

By Izzah Fatihah Ibrahim

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- Ensuring the students' well-being is the government's priority, especially looking at the rising cost of living these days.