YOUNG PERAK

  • Overcoming the Odds

    Overcoming The Odds

    Ng Mei Yin of Perak Girls School (PGS) is diagnosed with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI), also known as brittle bone disease, but it did not stop her from acing her SPM examination. ...read more

  • A Stepping Stone

    A Stepping Stone

    It has always been a dream for 22-year-old Nor Rizan Abu Osman to make her parents proud and she eventually did it. It was her hard work and dedication that enabled her to win the ...read more

  • Chandra Bimbam 4

    Chandra Bimbam 4

        “Chandra Bimbam is a Tamil term for anything relating to dance,” said, Komala one of the stage crew.   The fourth dance competition since 2011, C...read more

  • A Gift of Excellence

    A Gift Of Excellence

    A difficult family background is no obstacle to achieving success in academics. Ipoh-born Intan Nurul Syafiqah, 18, proved that despite a lack of attention from her parents, she s...read more

  • Upstart or Start-Up Generation?

    Upstart Or Start-Up Generation?

    Cover Story By Ili Aqilah Labelled as the confused and the lazy generations, Gen Y and Gen X are often likened to being &ls...read more

  • When I think of Food

    When I Think Of Food

    When I think of food, the first thing that pops up to my mind is my parents. They're a lovely bunch − the best parents I could ask for, and the only ones I would ask for.

  • Winning Angie

    Winning Angie

    In August, Angie Lee Xiao Fong was crowned as one of the top three winners in the writing category of the second annual International Youth Food Culture Contest. Participating midd...read more

  • Ipoh Student Wins International Writing Contest

    Ipoh Student Wins International Writing Contest

    Angie Lee Xiao Fong, a Senior 2 student at Poi Lam High School, Ipoh is among the top three winners in the writing category at the...read more

  • Recycling Vending Machine

    Recycling Vending Machine

    Business students from the Business and Marketing programme at Sunway College Ipoh took part in a competition by the National Association of Women Entrepreneurs of Malaysia (NAWEM)...read more

  • Excellence Awards

    Excellence Awards

    Lack of Arabic background and knowledge did not stop Kalaivani Rajandran from scoring the subject with flying colours. With determination, perseverance and help from her lecturers,...read more

  • Social Media Not The Key to Success

    Social Media Not The Key To Success

    ‘I don’t have Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or WhatsApp to my name. I prefer to study by myself instead of relying on s...read more

  • An Exchange of Cultures for Students

    An Exchange Of Cultures For Students

    It was an amazing experience for students who participated in the Youth Camp and Exchange Programme organised by the Lions Club In...read more

  • Most Outstanding Graduate

    Most Outstanding Graduate

    Sportsman and a diploma in human resources management student, Mahathir bin Hyder Ali, 22, was voted the most outstanding graduate at TAJ International College’s 5th Convocat...read more

  • JJ's Malaysia Book of Records

    JJ's Malaysia Book Of Records

    Wong Jun Jie brought glory to Perak by being the first team to win the silver medal in the ILS World Lifesaving Championships at Montpelier France in September last year and being ...read more

  • Rohini Does Everyone Proud

    Rohini Does Everyone Proud

    Besides studying hard, taking care of her health was also a major factor in helping a student succeed in her recent Form Three Assessment Examination now known as Pentaksiran Tingk...read more

  • Izza's Deafness Not an Obstacle

    Izza's Deafness Not An Obstacle

    Being deaf is not an obstacle for Izzatul Husna Mohd Jaffri, 12, who became the first student in 12 years to achieve 1A in Ujian P...read more

  • Best Student Against All Odds

    Best Student Against All Odds

    Shanon Charles Grinier (pic, middle, chequered shirt) is an amazing 12-year-old who beat all odds and emerged as one of the best students in the UPSR Examinations by scoring As in ...read more

  • News from Tenby Schools Ipoh

    News From Tenby Schools Ipoh

    ‘Top in the World’ Award for Tenby’s Sixth Former Ashley Wong Lei Peng of Tenby International School’s 6th Form, who completed her A Levels earlier this ye...read more

  • Tiny-Tots Montessori Centres 40th Anniversary

    Tiny-Tots Montessori Centres 40th Anniversary

    Ipoh’’s Tiny-Tots Montessori Centre’s 40th Anniversary Concert held at Sun Lee How Fook Restaurant recently was ...read more

  • Kinderland Graduation Concert

    Kinderland Graduation Concert

    Tadika and Taska Kinderland held its 29th Graduation Concert recently at its premises in Jalan Woodward, Ipoh. The theme was, “Let the Good Times Roll”. Over 140 childr...read more

  • Graduation Cum Concert

    Graduation Cum Concert

    Dressed smartly in their graduation gowns and mortarboards, 107 six-year-olds marked an important milestone in life at their kindergarten graduation. Themed “Friends Forever&...read more

  • ‘Charley's Auntie' – A Roaring Success

    ‘Charley's Auntie' – A Roaring Success

      Anglo-Chinese School, Ipoh has a long tradition of staging Shakespearean plays that date back to the 1930s. And in the cou...read more

  • Celebrating 450th Anniversary of Shakespeare's Birth

    Celebrating 450th Anniversary Of Shakespeare's Birth

    The Sixth Formers of Tenby Schools Ipoh have a special reason this year for staging their traditional Shakespearean plays. It is t...read more

  • Triple Wins in Youth Awards

    Triple Wins In Youth Awards

    Three UTAR students stole the limelight when their names were announced as the winners of the prestigious awards called ‘The Youth Awards’ at the YouthsToday.com inaugu...read more

  • Creating Cohesiveness Among Youths

    Creating Cohesiveness Among Youths

    Members of IpohBug held a Korean Shalom Master Chorale at the Riverfront Hotel and Suites, Ipoh recently. The reason for organisin...read more

  • Motivational Camp for Students

    Motivational Camp For Students

    St Bernadette’s Convent School, Batu Gajah organised a motivational camp recently, specifically for students who will be sitting for the upcoming Ujian Peperiksaan Sekolah Re...read more

  • Yuk Choy's English Week

    Yuk Choy's English Week

    SMJK Yuk Choy, Ipoh English Week was launched by the school Principal Mr Chan Hen Huan recently. He urged the students to place importance on improving their English by reading mor...read more

  • Poi Lam Shines in Debate

    Poi Lam Shines In Debate

    Poi Lam High School, Pengkalan, Lahat emerged the champion in the 49th Rotary Club Group B English Debate held recently.  Poi Lam’s Koid Yi Jiek, a Senior One student al...read more

  • Sultan Azlan Shah Gold Medal

    Sultan Azlan Shah Gold Medal

    Muhd Izzat Zakwan Mohd Zahari from SMK Sultan Yussuf, Batu Gajah was awarded the Sultan Azlan Shah Royal Gold Medal. When met by the media, he expressed surprise and happiness at b...read more

  • Designer Par Excellence

    Designer Par Excellence

    Ipoh-born P. Amutharasan, 23, was conferred four awards of excellence throughout his three-year stint at Politeknik Sultan Ibrahim in Pasir Gudang, Johor Baru. The honours were for...read more

  • Malaysia Wins International Challenge Shield

    Malaysia Wins International Challenge Shield

    St John Ambulance of Australia organised the International Cadet Camp (ICC) from January 2 to 11 in Sydney, Australia. The venue o...read more

  • Nirmal Tops the List

    Nirmal Tops The List

    Nirmal Kumar Mahindran, 22, of Chemor had every reason to be proud and happy, as the occasion was his to cherish. The lad from Chemor was adjudged the best graduate at TAJ Internat...read more