Fishmongers selling their daily catch at a jetty as a daily routine after spending long hours at the sea in Kuala Pontian, Rompin in the State of Pahang 300km east of Kuala Lumpur. Pix/SAFWAN MANSOR
A search and rescue team recovered nine bodies that were thought to have drowned while another 27 are still missing when a boat holding 97 passengers capsized about two nautical miles from Sungai Air Hitam, near Carey Island about 60 miles outside Kuala Lumpur. The boat carrying 97 passengers was believed to have left the Sungai Judah jetty in Carey Island at about 11pm and capsized about an hour later. An overloaded boat carrying Indonesian illegal migrants heading home for Ramadhan sank overnight seas. As of 7pm on JUN 18, 2014, 61 passengers have been rescued. Pix/SAFWAN MANSOR
Croatia’s Donna Vekic captured her first WTA Tour title at the BMW Malaysian Open 2014 after edging World No.10 and top seed Dominika Cibulkova 5-7, 7-5, 7-6 (7-4) in the rain-interrupted final.
Paulo Rangel is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Malaysia Super League team, Selangor FA on loan from Thailand Premier League side, Muang Thong United as a striker. Paulo Rangel height of 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) is well known for his speed and acceleration. He born on February 04, 1985 and at the age 17 years old, Paulo Rangel began his career as a professional player to represent Boavista FC (Portugal) in 2002~2004 and then presents several club football in Portugal – Varzim S.C / 2004~2005, F.C Maia / 2005~2006, A.D. Lousada / 2006~2007 then he migrates to Brazil and represent to A.C.E.C Baraunas / 2007, A.C.D Potiguar / 2008, Santa Cruz F.C / 2009, São Raimundo (PA) / 2010, São José E.C 2011. In 2012, he migrates to Thailand and represent Muang Thong United / 2012~2013 before coming to Malaysia for representing Perak FA / 2013.
Because I feel he is one of the great players in the arena of Malaysia Super League and to dedicate him, I shoot some photos of him while 2014 AFC Cup match between Selangor FA against Vietnam’s Hanoi T&T on April 1, 2014. Rangel scored a hat-trick as Selangor FA cruising to a 3-1 triumph.
More than 95.8% of the world population of buffaloes can be found in Asia. In Malaysia, buffaloes used in producing milk and meat. Buffalo’s milk presents physicochemical features different from other ruminant species. Buffalo milk also contains higher levels of total solids, crude protein, fat, calcium, phosphorus and slightly higher content of lactose compared with those cow milk.
Jawer Sigh, 58 years old was one of buffalo milk farmers near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has started the business since 48 years ago. Now he has 8 workers who help manage than 100 their milk buffalo.