Priya Menon

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21 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Maria Chin launches mobile office to connect with PJ folk

PETALING Jaya residents will soon be able to lodge complaints and provide suggestions at nearby public spaces, thanks to a mobile office launched by Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah.

18 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

MPSJ’s cost-cutting measures showing positive results

SUBANG Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) has been cutting back its operation and management costs so that the savings can be channelled back to the community.

Residents in high spirits riding for awareness of autism at Taman Wawasan park in Puchong.
15 Sep 2018 | 3:18 PM

Maria Chin: In a democracy, Anwar has the right to stand for election

PETALING JAYA: Former Bersih 2.0 chair Maria Chin Abdullah believes that no one can stop Datuk Seri Anwar Abdullah from contesting in a by-election in a democratic country.

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13 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Long-delayed road upgrade in Kota Kemuning to start soon

ROAD upgrading works at the first roundabout in Persiaran Anggerik Mokara in Kota Kemuning, Shah Alam, are expected to begin by October following a nine-month delay.

12 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Exposing the young to dangers of Aedes mosquito and cigarettes

SUBANG Jaya, one of the areas with the highest number of dengue cases in Selangor, has recorded a 40% drop in cases this year.

6 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Gated and guarded, and lulled into false sense of safety

LIVING in a gated-and-guarded community may not ensure the safety and security of your property and belongings as residents of USJ Heights in Subang Jaya discovered in the last two years.

This year alone six houses in USJ Heights were broken into in a span of five months, with only two houses escaping the spate of burglaries. — Photos: ART CHEN/The Star
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6 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Big drop in dengue fatalities and cases in Selangor

THERE is a 62% decline in dengue fatalities in Selangor up to Aug 25 this year compared to the same period last year.

4 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Fun for little tots in aid of autistic kids

A group of toddlers had fun while helping their parents donate to the National Autism Society of Malaysia during a special Bear Hunt event organised by Babytots@play.

A performance by the Babytotsplay that got the children dancing along during the Bear Hunt held at KSL Sales Gallery in Klang.
1 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Residents ready and raring to go

DRIVEN by the energy and spirit of camaraderie at the #AnakAnakMalaysia Walk last year, Section 12 Bukit Kayangan residents have decided to join the unity walk again.

Members of Bukit Kayangan Residents Association in Section 12, Shah Alam will be joining thousands of Malaysians at the AnakAnakMalaysia Walk tomorrow. — Sam Tham/The Star
30 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Residents upset over cement factory

LAND for a religious school in Setiawangsa is now home to a cement processing plant and residents are not happy with the situation.

Residents say the land was supposed to be leased to a company to be used as a futsal court.