Steven Daniel

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26 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Tahfiz gets closure order

KUALA LUMPUR: The tahfiz (Islam religious school) in Kepong where at least nine students were allegedly sodomised by the principal has been ordered closed by Federal Territories Minister Khalid Samad.

26 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

A place for high-rise living disputes

RESIDENTS in high-rise buildings in Kuala Lumpur will have a body to complain about all their woes by Oct 1.

Khalid inspecting one of the mediation rooms at the centre.
26 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Brewing up a special flavour

AN INTERNATIONAL beer maker is crafting a limited-edition beer that is unique to Malaysia.

25 Sep 2018 | 1:30 PM

FT Minister shuts tahfiz embroiled in molest cases, says no more illegal schools

KUALA LUMPUR : Federal Territories Minister Khalid Samad has ordered the closure of the Kepong tahfiz (religious Islamic school) where at least nine students were allegedly molested by its principal.

25 Sep 2018 | 1:25 PM

Amanah sets up Indian Muslim committee in response to new party

KUALA LUMPUR: Parti Amanah Negara communications director Khalid Samad welcomed the establishment of an Indian Muslim special committee within his party.

Khalid (second from right) accepting Amanah application forms from Noorul (second from left). Looking on are Amanah Indian Muslim special committee deputy head Dr Ansarutheen Mohiadeen Abdul Kader (right) and secretary M.A. Sarabuddeen Allapitchay.
19 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

No stopping four-time champs

AFTER more than 30 matches, ADE H&A FC, formerly known as Kilat Veterans, were crowned Rom Star Veteran 9s champions once more in the annual tournament.

15 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

NGO and residents question land sale

A NON-governmental organisation (NGO) and residents lodged a second complaint on the alleged corruption involving the sale of a plot of land in Jalan Peel, Kuala Lumpur, to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).

12 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

‘Sandwashing operation in Cheras sanctioned by authorities’

THE operator of a 4ha land in Jalan Tasik Permaisuri 1, Cheras claims that he has all the necessary documents to conduct sandwashing on the site until 2020 while cleaning up an adjacent flood retention pond.

10 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Heavy lorries spotted dumping debris and transporting sand from site

MOST of us living and working in the Klang Valley have grown used to the sight of heavy lorries going in and out of the many development project sites dotting the area.

One of the six excavators being used to scoop up sand and fill up heavy lorries which are then transported out of the site. — Photos: LOW BOON TAT/ The Star
8 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Honouring patriarch’s legacy

IF S. Kanagaratnam was around, he would have been very happy to see that his brood makes it a point to gather to enhance ties and foster unity.

Kanagaratnams children at the cake-cutting ceremony with the Harapan K14 organising committee members