KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 18  -- Deepavali this year falls on Oct 27, the Malaysia Hindu Sangam said today, clearing confusion over the date of the festival.

The 2019 Deepavali Open House to be held in Ipoh, Perak on Nov 16 is expected to draw 15,000 visitors. 

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 17 -- Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) launched Fly Malaysia, a brand campaign in support of Visit Malaysia 2020 (VM2020) today, with the aim of further enabling the airline, via partnerships with relevant tourism bodies, to promote Malaysia to the world.

BUKIT MERTAJAM, Oct 16 -- For weightlifting coach M. Thanabalasingam, Deepavali is a festival not only to be celebrated with family members, relatives and friends, but also his trainees, regardless of their race and background.

Qatar Airways commenced its maiden flight to Langkawi, from the Hamad International Airport in Doha today.

PONTIAN, Oct 14  -- Tanjung Piai, the southernmost tip of the Asian continent, is known for its recreational and tourism park, as well as its cultural and heritage richness which includes the long history of the Bugis community.

By Kenny Teng Khoon Hock

NIBONG TEBAL, Oct 13  -- Clay lamps continue to serve as an integral feature of Deepavali, the festival of lights commemorating the triumph of good over evil, that will be celebrated on Oct 26 this year.