Bavani M

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19 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Thaipusam task force to ensure vows fulfilled systematically

TO EASE congestion and bring order to Batu Caves during Thaipusam on Monday, the Thaipusam Task Force 2019 is offering devotees a chance to fulfil their vows peacefully.

18 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘Do not let company get away with it’

MALAYSIANS are shocked by the revelation of alleged abuse of power by the previous administration which enabled a company to develop two plots of government land in Medan Imbi, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur.

18 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Showroom occupies community hall

RESIDENTS are upset that a community hall in Jalan Kuchai Lama meant for the people of Seputeh is being rented out to a furniture company.

The foundation has rented the main hall in 
the complex 
to a furniture company.
16 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Prosperity blooms

THE luscious orange and green lime trees decked in Chinese New Year decorations caught the eye of Jyenn Angeline Tan, eight, and her sister Jenyn Abigail, five.

Wong with daughters Jyenn Angeline, eight, and Jenyn Abigail, five, choosing lime trees for their home. — Photos: SAMUEL ONG/The Star
16 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Cracked walls, broken tiles cause anxiety for apartment residents

RESIDENTS of Tiara Mutiara Service Apartment are upset that a mixed development project next door is causing damage to their units.

Krishnan says the developer should repair the units without delay.
15 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Reps urged to engage with community

NEWLY appointed representatives of the recently revived Federal Territories Residential Representative Council (MPPWP) have been advised to work towards bridging the gap between local governments and the community.

Kok says many residents who are from the B40 income group live in Seputeh, and they need help.
14 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Efforts to legalise premises

EACH time Lt-Kol (Rtd) Kamarudin Sakhari visits the abandoned community sports facility in Kampung Malaysia Tambahan in Sungai Besi, Kuala Lumpur, he breaks down in tears.

The Kampung Malaysia Raya multi-purpose hall is often used by residents for activities.
7 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

No sign of promised school supplies for KL’s needy pupils

EXCLUSIVE: HUNDREDS of schoolgoing children in Kuala Lumpur who were supposed to receive free school uniforms and shoes from the Federal Territories Foundation (YWP) for the new school term were left in the lurch.

Parents in the B40 group say they had to rush to 
buy school uniforms and shoes for their children as they did not 
receive the items promised to them by the Federal Territories Foundation. — YAP CHEE HONG/The Star
4 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

FT Minister wants sand washing site shut down

FEDERAL Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad has rubbished claims that his ministry issued permits to an illegal sand washing operator in Jalan Kelang Lama.

3 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Sand washing legal, says operator; nonsense, says mayor

THE owner of the sand washing site at the Sungai Klang riverbank at the 5th mile off Jalan Kelang Lama claims to have the necessary permits from Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) and Federal Territories Ministry to carry out activities at the site.

DBKL enforcement department director Azman Mahmood (second from right) speaking to the sand washing site operator (left) yesterday.