Victoria Brown

Recent and archived articles by Victoria Brown

26 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Unsung heroes of our unclean streets

ONE of my biggest pet peeves is to see someone littering. Unfortunately, seeing someone throw rubbish out of their car window, flicking a cigarette butt on the ground or throwing their trash into the drain rather than the rubbish bin is not an uncommon sight in Malaysia.

Challenging work: An Alam Flora employee heading down a dark culvert to unclog it.
18 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Fear over child porn request

PETALING JAYA: An entrepreneur is now fearing the safety of her family after she was propositioned to send explicit photos of her daughter by a stranger on WhatsApp.

13 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

No power bill hike for domestic users . . . until December

PUTRAJAYA: Domestic users will not need to pay higher electricity tariffs until December following a move to stave off the costs with a RM114mil subsidy from a government fund.

12 Jul 2018 | 2:36 PM

No increase in electricity tariffs for domestic users in the next six months, says Minister

PUTRAJAYA: Domestic users will not have to pay any increase in electricity tariffs for the next six months as it has been subsidised by the Government, said Yeo Bee Yin.

12 Jul 2018 | 11:44 AM

Yeo: You don't need to know me, you need to know how

PUTRAJAYA: Knowing the who's who will not help businesses get a government project under the new administration, said Energy, Green Technology, Science and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin.

12 Jul 2018 | 11:15 AM

Ministry to review IPP contracts, four cancelled

PUTRAJAYA: The Energy, Green Technology, Science and Climate Change Ministry has cancelled four Independent Power Producer (IPP) contracts that were awarded under the previous administration, said its minister Yeo Bee Yin.

7 Jul 2018 | 11:54 PM

Mindef 'top gun' Mat Sabu takes to the skies in fighter jet

PETALING JAYA: Defence Minister Mohammad Sabu had his very own "Top Gun" moment as he took to the skies in a fighter jet for the first time.

7 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

‘Speak BM out of love for M’sia’

PETALING JAYA: The Attorney General and other leaders should respect Malaysia’s national language and speak Bahasa Malaysia more, said Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia member Tan Sri Rais Yatim.

6 Jul 2018 | 4:28 PM

AG and leaders should speak more in BM, says Rais

PETALING JAYA: Attorney General Tommy Thomas along with politicians and leaders alike should be speaking more Bahasa Malaysia, rather than English, said Tan Sri Rais Yatim.

5 Jul 2018 | 12:59 PM

Group to launch ‘Tabung’ to get donations for Najib’s legal fees

PETALING JAYA: A donation campaign to fund Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's legal defence will be launched at 2pm today (July 5).

Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.-Reuterspic