Thursday Nov 7
The Star Online
His finger of steel
Kung fu master Ho Eng Hui started training his index finger by jabbing banana tree trunks.
More BN Abuse of Power: Dap rep ejected from assembly for grilling MB on Jonker Walk
A DAP representative received the marching orders when he grilled the Malacca chief minister in the state assembly on whether the initial plan to close the popular Jonker Walk was an act of political retaliation.
Kuala Lumpur and Cebu 5 nights + air via Malaysia Airlines from $1,939
Melaka is a remarkable example of historic colonial town on the Straits of Malacca, where attractions include a replica of an invading Portuguese ship, ancient cannons to protect the fort and edifices built during the Dutch occupation.
Kuala Lumpur & Manila 6 Nights + Air Via Philippine Airlines from $1,699
From the towering Petronas in Kuala Lumpur to the pristine lagoons of Palawan the tour packages for six nights in less than $2,000 are a bargain that include hotel accommodations, travel and hotel transfers, admission fees and breakfasts.
History in the making
Christ Church, an 18th-century Anglican church, is probably the first thing that comes to mind in the city of Malacca, Malaysia.