Tag: George Town
Police say 33 other people injured, 23 seriously, in accident involving two factory buses on their way to Penang island early this morning.
Authorities yet to ascertain identity of victim but confirm that previous three bodies recovered are that of Bangladeshi workers at the construction site.
Prasarana akan cuba mencari penyelesaian terbaik untuk meningkatkan kualiti feri bagi menarik lebih ramai penumpang.
Pilot project in George Town stops families being pushed out of the city by rising rentals.
Kesemua tertuduh didakwa mengikut Seksyen 302 Kanun Keseksaan, jika sabit kesalahan boleh dihukum gantung sampai mati.
State executive councillor, saying records show the federal government only implemented 12 projects costing RM124,745,837.95 from 2011-2015 in Penang, urges Putrajaya to keep its promises.
Kesesakan teruk berlaku di sekitar bandar raya dan di atas Jambatan Pulau Pinang.
Firemen save the worker, in her 30s, after she is found unconscious from smoke inhalation due to the raging fire at the George Town world heritage site.
The detainee is believed to have escaped using a self-made key.
Penang government gives assurance that action has been taken to strengthen the 24 shophouses at the once famous Victorian-era market area.
The annual list in the Top 10 of The World’s Best Places to Retire ranks KL at 6th and George Town (10), for its welcoming ways and level of English spoken.
Penang chief minister says cartoonist Zunar’s fear of physical intimidation is understandable as he was attacked during an exhibition in Komtar last year.
The exhibition was cancelled after state Umno Youth distributed posters asking members to ‘visit’ the exhibition site at Beach Street tomorrow morning.
Description of the alleged assault as detailed in a police report filed by the victim has gone viral on social media.
However the remand order of a 56-year-old fisherman has been extended for another three days.
Salesman in his 30s admits previously settling summonses for beating the red light after being told by cops to settle these first to prevent his road tax and licence being blacklisted.
Film makers in Penang for its charm and the possibility of filming every imaginable scene, from super old to old and modern, says production crew.
State heritage agency assures that Penang’s oldest cemetery is in its original condition following concerns that a movie production crew had built a grave-like concrete structure there.
PBAPP chief executive officer Jaseni Maidinsa says the interruption will be from 8am to 6pm.
A check by The Star finds that stores that sell products to members via a redemption credit system are operating as usual and there has been no panic by members.
Senior citizen had first crashed into a van, before accelerating in reverse, crashing into popular food stalls in New Lane.
George Town listed as only Asian destination in Lonely Planet book entitled Street Art that covers 42 cities around the world.
Police say the incident is believed to be linked to a resident who suspects the priest of siphoning temple collections.
Four-generation family business Swatow Lane Ais Kacang to go on a 'long break' for the first time in 94 years, as search starts for a new premise.