Wesak Day at Jalan Gasing Thai Buddhist Chetawan Temple
PETALING JAYA - Wesak is a holiest day for Buddhists and celebrates the Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and his passing away.
Amber Chia Academy celebrates third graduation
PETALING JAYA - About 100 graduates of Amber Chia Academy attended their third graduation show at Paradigm Mall Petaling Jaya.
University of Malaya theatre students to stage Dark Moon
LEMBAH PANTAI - The performing arts students will portray real-life situation of unfortunate characters with mental illness in the theatrical play called “Dark Moon”.
Autobacs Super GT series returns to Sepang
SEPANG - The series features eight rounds and the Malaysian leg is the only round held outside of Japan. JPM Motorsport announced the race will return to Sepang International Circuit on June 15-16, 2013.
Bethany Home’s cradle-to-grave services for all disabilities
HUTAN MELINTANG - The special people at Bethany Home undergo living-skills training and educational programmes to enable them to become as independent as possible.
Two crowns up for grabs at Mrs Malaysia pageant
KUALA LUMPUR - Mrs. pageant is for all married women – mothers and even grandmothers - to make an impact on their lives and to show off their beauty, intellect and strength.
Much ado about Xixili
KUALA LUMPUR - Xixili aimed to correct that by educating women to find the right sizes to best fit them throughout their life stages.
Ipoh girl is Miss KL Chinatown 2013
KUALA LUMPUR - Jillian Choo, was crowned the Miss KL Chinatown 2013 recently with an event that involved 14 other finalists.
Sammi Cheng meets fans at 1Utama for uAngel launch
PETALING JAYA - The pleasure of OSIM’s uAngel sofa transformer was introduced by Sammi Cheng at 1 Utama Shopping Centre in Petaling Jaya recently.
Damansara Bistari flat residents receive free health checks
PETALING JAYA - The health check was to raise awareness on health issues and taking early precaution.
Aid for Damansara Bistari disabled residents
PETALING JAYA - The 1Malaysia Petaling Jaya Service Team handed out aid to the less fortunate (OKU) staying at Damansara Bistari low-cost flats in Jalan SS2/72, Petaling Jaya on April 7, 2013.
Residents learn CPR at Paramount Garden, PJ
PETALING JAYA - About 100 people showed up at the community health awareness campaign on April 6, 2013.
Glamour and excitement at Raffles College convocation
KUALA LUMPUR - A total of 112 graduates received their graduation certificates at Raffles College of Higher Education Kuala Lumpur’s 29th convocation and graduation show recently.
Look-See Raffles Runway Show treat for fashion buffs
KUALA LUMPUR - Raffles College showcased a fashion show at the Pavilion Kuala Lumpur in conjunction with the Malaysian F1 GP 2013.
Naza Quest and MBSB to provide financing package for Chevrolet
PETALING JAYA - Chevrolet customers can now enjoy their Chevy without the stress of high repayment rates.
Menswear designers wow audience at Fashion Grand Prix 2013
KUALA LUMPUR - “Men Have No Secrets”, a fashion show dedicated to men, was the theme at the Mercedes-Benz Stylo Fashion Grand Prix 2013 .
World’s largest Jade Buddha awe visitors
KUALA LUMPUR - Visitors to the Jade Buddha for Universal Peace exhibition in Kuala Lumpur recently were awed by the world’s largest Jade Buddha.
Breitling jet team air show thrills crowd over Subang sky
SUBANG - The show finale ended with a “final break” maneuver firing off thermal flares in the sky evoking a big round of loud applause from the spectators.
Vivian Teo crowned Covershot Girl 2013
PETALING JAYA - 21-year old Vivian Teo Wai Jun was crowned grand winner at the OMG! Covershot Girl 2013 MY finals night held on March 9, 2013 at Sunway Convention Centre in Bandar Sunway, Petaling Jaya.
Amber Chia Academy launches three new courses
KUALA LUMPUR - The new courses have created so much buzz and will not be too long before they prove popular. New classes are to begin anytime soon as it has started accepting registration.
Arte Academy’s special courses to enhance local talents
PETALING JAYA - The new Arte Academy (pronounced as ART) was established by three young people with a passion to enhance the quality of multimedia and art students.
120 underprivileged benefit from Kasih’s Touch of Love program
PETALING JAYA - KASIH is the welfare and charity body of wives of serving and former BN elected representatives in Selangor
Singer-guitarist Roy Chew tells about life and music
PETALING JAYA - Singer cum guitarist, Roy Chew, performs a one-man-show at a restaurant in PJ and relates his experience after years of performing.
Story of a migrant worker
KUALA LUMPUR - Migrant workers make up a significant part of the Malaysian landscape. Their stories often untold. CJMY spoke to a migrant worker to find out his experience living and working in Malaysia.
Dwindling number for UM Lion Dance troupe
KUALA LUMPUR - Lion dance troupe of Universiti Malaya facing lack of enthusiasm from undergraduates.
ADUN Kampung Tunku service centre celebrates CNY
PETALING JAYA - The basketball court in Taman Aman lake garden was packed with over 500 people for the Chinese New Year celebrations recently.
Chap Goh Meh celebrations at Taman Tasik Jaya, PJ
PETALING JAYA - The rain that came failed to dampen the Chap Goh Meh celebrations.
Predicament of KL taxi drivers
KUALA LUMPUR - Currently over 4,000 licenced taxi drivers operating in Kuala Lumpur. They work long hours to keep the city alive.
Longest Yee Sang spread over Bukit Bintang
BUKIT BINTANG - The record of longest “yee sang” also known as “lou hei” was held in conjunction with the Chinese New Year Festival 2013 celebrations.
Devotees throng temples to celebrate Jade Emperor God’s birthday
PETALING JAYA - The Hokkiens Chinese dialect group of the Taoist faith in the country usher in the Jade Emperor God's birthday celebrations today.
Sarawak lass is Girl Next Door 2013 queen
KUALA LUMPUR - Congratulations Victor Yong Hui Bing from Miri, Sarawak, who won RM500 in cash prize and the title of FHM’s Girl Next Door 2013 at the grand finale held at Zouk Club recently.
Residents patrol team bid to curb snatch thefts
PETALING JAYA - Community policing by Taman Paramount residents help bring down crime especially snatch thefts.
Wangsa Walk Mall brings CNY cheer to old folks home
KUALA LUMPUR - With CNY around the corner, Wangsa Walk Mall organised a visit to the Ampang Old Folks Home at Kampung Baru Ampang, Selangor.
Deaf community toss ‘Yee Sang’ in early CNY celebration
SUBANG JAYA - CNY may just be days away but the Persatuan Komuniti Orang Kurang Upaya Pendengaran Selangor (PKOKUPS), an NGO for the deaf community, held an early celebration for the festival.
Taman Paramount residents build communal bridges
PETALING JAYA - Organised by the Taman Paramount Residents Association ((TPRA), the event was held on a playground at Jalan 20/20 and provided the residents an opportunity to interact and mingle.
Photoblog: Colours of Thaipusam
KUALA LUMPUR - Hundreds of thousands of Hindu pilgrims thronged the Sri Subramanian temple in Batu Caves to fulfil their spiritual obligations during Thaipusam celebration on January 27, 2013.
Consider the disabled for competitions
PETALING JAYA - Beautiful Gate Foundation for the Disabled aspires to bring about the awareness that special consideration needs to be taken in order to include the disabled in competitions.
Vision Int’l Properties raise money for animal shelter
PETALING JAYA - Vision International Properties, a property investment company, organised a community service project to raise funds for Second Chance Animal Shelter and to encourage the public to adopt the pets instead of buying them.
Renaissance Hotel puts Christmas in the hearts of children
KUALA LUMPUR - Held at R-Studios a high tea party for 100 underprivileged children from Living Hope, was hosted as part of the hotel's “Marriott Spirit to Serve Our Communities” initiative.
Photoblog: Cosplay day at Comic Fiesta 2012
KUALA LUMPUR - Let us meet some of the cosplayers (costume players) who joined the Comic Fiesta 2012 held at KLCC on December 22-23.
A night of recognition at Malaysia Model Festival Awards 2012
PUTRAJAYA - The inaugural Malaysia Model Festival Awards 2012 (MMFA) took place at the Putrajaya Marriott Hotel & Spa recently.
Paramount Garden RT hosts Year End Party
PETALING JAYA - The residents of Section 20 Paramount Garden came together for a fun evening at a year end party.
Yoke Wong Thai Tay Temple of SEA Park celebrates 39th anniversary
PETALING JAYA - The Yoke Wong Thai Tay Temple, of the Jade Emperor God, is located at SEA Park, Petaling Jaya celebrated its 39th anniversary
RM10,000 cheer for Sungei Way market traders
PETALING JAYA - A visit from deputy finance minister Donald Lim Siang Chai recently brought The Sungei Way General Traders Association some financial relief.
1,200 eat into Malaysian Book of Records
PETALING JAYA - 1,200 participants made it into the Malaysia Book of Records for the largest tang yuan eating session at Chempaka Buddhist Lodge in SS23 Taman SEA on December 15, 2012.
PJ Service Team helping public register for BR1M 2.0
PETALING JAYA - The 1Malaysia PJ Service Team has sprung into action by actively engaging the local community to assist eligible residents with the application for BR1M 2.0 cash aid.
PJ MCA mega dinner raise RM129,000 for needy pupils
PETALING JAYA - A total of 215 pupils from nine Chinese primary schools in Petaling Jaya and Subang Jaya will receive a total of RM129,000 raised from 513 tables at a MCA mega dinner held on December 9, 2012.
Petaling Jaya poor lavished with treats
PETALING JAYA - In conjunction with the recent Deepavali celebration, DUN Damansara Utama state hosted a Deepavali gathering for the poor and needy at the Sri Maha Mariamman Temple in Section 19.
Free acupuncture treatment in Petaling Jaya well received
PETALING JAYA - The free weekly acupuncture service for residents at the service centre of RT Section 21 SEA Park which started in conjunction with National Women’s Day has treated a surprising number of patients.
DAP Mandarin forum in Petaling Jaya draws huge audience
PETALING JAYA - A large crowd showed up for the DAP Mandarin Forum which was titled “BN vs PR - What's the Choice?” at the Petaling Jaya Community Library Hall recently.