Sheela Chandran

Recent and archived articles by Sheela Chandran

28 Apr 2018 | 11:35 AM

Chan ready for underdog fight against Kok

KUALA LUMPUR: Seputeh MCA division assistant secretary Chan Quin Er is being pitted against incumbent MP Teresa Kok Suh Sim for the Seputeh parliamentary seat.

9 Mar 2018 | 7:24 AM

Telenisa: Domestic violence main cause for divorce

PETALING JAYA: Domestic violence is the main cause for divorce among women who sought help from Telenisa, a legal aid clinic run by Sisters in Islam (SIS).

Women are becoming more aware of the constitution and are now standing up for their rights,” said Sisters In Islam Advocacy, Legal Services and Research manager Shareena Sheriff .
8 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Property developer that believes in women

PETALING JAYA: Financial independence is crucial to women’s empowerment, and one of the ways to achieve it by investing in property.

Leong: ‘Women can succeed in any field, if they put their heart and soul in it.
5 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Women, take charge of your finances

PETALING JAYA: It is important for women to be bold and savvy money managers as the fairer sex live longer than men.

2 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

No guts, no glory, says award-winning director

PETALING JAYA: Award-winning director Tunku Mona Riza Tunku Khalid struggled for many years before she became known for her film Redha.

23 Nov 2017 | 7:00 AM

Sabah students deliver winning pitch

KUALA LUMPUR: A proposed project to deliver clean water to rural communities in Tamparuli, Sabah, secured top spot in the group category of the Young Changemakers Awards 2017 (YCMA) for a team of students from SMK Tamparuli.

Wat-er idea: The Boleh Bah Kalau Kau 2.0 team members posing with (standing, from left) Low, Azureen, Tuanku Zara Salim, Education Ministry’s chief assistant director Dr Rodiah Idris and Goh during the YCMA prize-giving ceremony in Kuala Lumpur.
15 Nov 2017 | 7:00 AM

Children to ‘take over’ the media on Nov 20

PETALING JAYA: Adults, hear us! Kids want to be heard as well.

Future leaders: Children posing after they presented the media ‘takeover’ campaign at Unicef’s World Children’s Day press event.
16 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

RMAF Hawk men’s cricket team eyes triumphant SEA Games debut

KUALA LUMPUR: They are all with the Royal Malaysian Air Force – and they will be a force to be reckoned with at the 29th SEA Games.

Ready for action: The RMAF Hawk men’s team will compete in two formats – 50 overs and T20.
27 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Teaching children how to save

MORE than 100 primary school pupils now have a better understanding of savings and investment planning, thanks to Amanah Saham Nasional Bhd’s (ASNB) children’s savings workshop.

Participants learning the value of money through a board game at the Kem Perancangan Kewangan Kanak-kanak organised by Amanah Saham Nasional Bhd. — Sam Tham/The Star
24 Mar 2017 | 7:00 AM

Women told to spread their wings

SEPANG: Being in a male-dominated industry is no excuse for women to not scale the heights.