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Art may help children with learning disabilities


Sumber dari Thestar Children with learning disabilities may find art therapy helpful, says a new study. French teaching hospitals (Centre Hospitalier Universitaire or CHU) in Grenoble and Tours have published a comparative study of four trials using art therapy as a complementary therapy for children experiencing learning disabilities (attention deficit …

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Thunderous applause for Jamal and his Rafizi cut-out


Sumber dari Thestar KUALA LUMPUR: Despite having nothing to do with Umno, PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli made an appearance at the Umno general assembly – as a cut-out. Controversial Red Shirts leader Datuk Seri Jamal Yunos, who is also Sg Besar Umno division chief, paraded the cut-out of Rafizi in …

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Lee: Singapore, Malaysia have made very good progress on high-speed rail agreement


Sumber dari Thestar SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says Singapore and Malaysia have made very good progress on a bilateral agreement on the Singapore-Kuala Lumpur High-Speed Rail (HSR), and hopes both sides can sign the agreement when he and Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak meet at the …

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Pedestrian bridge under construction collapses, four hurt


Sumber dari Thestar KUALA LUMPUR: At least four people were injured when a pedestrian bridge under construction collapsed near Jalan Kampung Haji Abdullah Hukum. City Fire and Rescue Department chief operations officer Samsol Maarif Saibani said the department was alerted about the incident at 3.33pm on Wednesday. Samsol said that …

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Senior citizen hypnotised and cheated of RM86,000


Sumber dari Thestar Picture of the three suspects believed to be China nationals. KUALA LUMPUR: A 73-year-old woman lost more than RM86,000 in cash and jewellery after being hypnotised and conned by a syndicate headed by a healer. According to police, the scam is operated by three female foreigners, believed …

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Star Online hits the million mark


Sumber dari Thestar PETALING JAYA: The Star Online has reached a new milestone as it reaches a million Twitter followers, making it the Malaysian English news portal with the largest Twitter following. Since The Star Online joined Twitter in March 2009, the number of followers has increased steadily over the …

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Jaguar F-Pace SUV roars in from RM666K


Sumber dari Thestar KUALA LUMPUR: The Jaguar F-Pace sport utility vehicle leaps in with two variants that are eager to go on the prowl – meet the Prestige and the R-Sport. In terms of pricing, the Prestige is tagged at RM665,807, while the higher-spec R-Sport retails at RM704,624 and both get Jaguar …

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World's most beautiful stewardess: Serving passengers with smile


Sumber dari Thestar Liu Miaomiao carries out safety checks with her colleague before takeoff. PHOTO: CHINA DAILY/ ASIA NEWS NETWORK. SHENZHEN: Liu Miaomiao, a Shenzhen Airlines’ stewardess, was named the world’s most beautiful stewardess in a competition held in Shenzhen city, South China’s Guangdong province, in June. Liu, born in …

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Mike Lewis rises to the occasion


Sumber dari Thestar Meet Michael George William … or better known as Mike Lewis, a man who wears many hats. The 35-year-old is known for his multiple professions; he is an actor, model, TV host, entrepreneur and even a cook. Born in Japan and raised in Canada, Lewis is the son …

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What to expect from Samsung's future Galaxy S8


Sumber dari Thestar Radical departure?: The future Samsung Galaxy S8 should cut a different figure from the current Galaxy S7, seen here. — Samsung After the Note 7 and its exploding batteries turned into a manufacturing nightmare for Samsung, the firm is determined to get back on track with a …

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