Shalini Ravindran

Recent and archived articles by Shalini Ravindran

20 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ampang Jaya residents seek  sports infrastructure

THE need for more community halls and upkeep of playgrounds in the Ampang Jaya municipality were the top issues discussed during Ampang Jaya Municipal Council’s (MPAJ) Townhall Budget 2019.

Abdul Hamid (centre) during the MPAJ JKP Townhall Budget 2019.
20 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Flags and special T-shirts for motorists

MOTORISTS who seemed startled at first were smiling soon after when they reached out to accept the national flag and special T-shirts given out in conjunction with Malaysia Day along Jalan Ampang in Kuala Lumpur.

Ter (second from right) and Jamizal (third from right) handing out a T-shirt and Malaysian flag to a motorist along 
Jalan Ampang.
17 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Exco meeting goes on the move

THE Selangor Government intends to hold its state exco meetings in different districts to get to know officers from the various areas.

15 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Masjid India bazaar traders unhappy with Govt ruling

STOPPING festive bazaars in the lucrative commercial area of Jalan Masjid India is comparable to throwing sand into the rice bowls of thousands of poor residents in Kuala Lumpur.

14 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Broken lifts bane of residents at 18-storey flats in Kepong

THE broken lifts at Block C of Mutiara Fadason low-cost flats, Kepong are more than an inconvenience for 43-year-old Uma Baskaran as she broke her nose tripping down the stairs.

14 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

New contractor engaged for sewerage project

THE delayed sewerage project in Taman Beringin, Kepong will be expedited to be completed by the end of April next year, says Indah Water Konsortium (IWK) Sdn Bhd.

12 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Eat like a local

IT MAY be part of an international chain of hotels, but Trace Restaurant and Bar at Element Kuala Lumpur raises the bar with its “Go Local Concept” food.

6 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Strict enforcement to deter double-parking in Kepong

KUALA Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) will issue summonses to motorists who double-park in Taman Usahawan Kepong, Kuala Lumpur, starting from today.

The five-storey parking complex in Taman Usahawan Kepong, Kuala Lumpur, is not being utilised.
5 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Walking together for Malaysia

FOR retired Royal Malaysian Air Force Leftenan-General Datuk Sabri Adam, the #AnakAnakMalaysia Walk has come to symbolise unity and camaraderie.

(From left) Star Media Group chairman Datuk Fu Ah Kiow, Eco World Development Group Bhd chairman Tan Sri Liew Kee Sin and Selangor Mentri Besar Amirudin Shari with participants at the AnakAnakMalaysia Walk at Eco Ardence, Shah Alam. — NG KOK LEONG, IZZRAFIQ ALIAS/The Star
3 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Most cars dumped near workshops

AMPANG motorists wanting to dispose of their broken down vehicles can now get the service of the Ampang Jaya Municipal Council (MPAJ), instead of abandoning them by roadsides and housing areas.

MPAJ enforcement officers towing away an abandoned vehicle in Pandan Perdana after receiving a complaint. MPAJ conducts weekly Abandoned Vehicles Operations, but this can only be done on the weekends when traffic is lighter and there is generally enough room to manoeuver the tow trucks.