Shalini Ravindran

Recent and archived articles by Shalini Ravindran

9 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Where form and function intertwine

A REFRIGERATOR is not a just a refrigerator anymore - just as consumers these days expect more from a simple home appliance.

5 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Residents against hillslope development

A GROUP of residents have voiced out their protest against a hillslope project in Ampang, which they said went against existing development and planning guidelines.

2 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Stop-work order for contractor

A CONTRACTOR for a slope strengthening and stabilisation project in Taman Ukay Heights, Ampang was issued a stop-work order following concerns highlighted by nearby residents.

23 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Weighed down by abandoned projects

FOR almost two decades, K. Anakili, 34, and her family have struggled to own a home after their unit at a medium and low-cost flats at Bukit Rimau Indah, Section 32, Shah Alam, was declared an abandoned project.

18 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Taman Midah residents lodge report with MACC over office tower project

CONCERNED over possible abuse of power and corruption, Cheras MP Tan Kok Wai and several residents of Taman Midah have lodged a report with the Malay-sian Anti-Corruption Com-mission (MACC) over appro­vals given to a controversial project near the Taman Midah roundabout in Jalan Cheras, Kuala Lumpur.

13 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Selangor to set up more service hubs

THE Selangor government is hoping to set up more Urban Transformation Centres (UTC) in the state to provide the public with key government and private sector services under one roof.

5 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Keeping the colours of heritage alive

HISTORICAL buildings and lanes in Kuala Lumpur will be restored and beautified with 2,500 litres of Jotashield Antifade Colours from Jotun.

3 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Great deals await at expo as always

WHILE some homeowners may have trepidation that the prices of home furnishings are up with the Sales and Service Tax (SST) now in place, they can rest assured that great deals at the Perfect Livin ‘18 home expo will continue, thanks to exhibitors who are absorbing the tax.

Law checking out the progress of the Perfect Livin ‘18 set up at Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur. — Photos: FAIHAN GHANI/The Star
3 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Multi-storey carpark long ready but flat dwellers still can't use it

EVERY day, residents of People’s Housing Projects (PPR) Intan Baiduri in Kepong struggle to find a parking spot while a multi-million carpark building in their midst remains inaccessible.

Residents of PPR Taman Mulia have to double-park as there is a lack of parking bays. – Photos: NORAFIFI EHSAN/The Star
2 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Unesco Day celebrations focus on youth

A CARNIVAL-like atmosphere greeted visitors to the launch of the national Unesco Day celebrations at Sultan Azlan Shah roundabout in Ipoh.