City watch

Road diversion

There will be a road diversion as Litrak is undertaking road resurfacing works at the Damansara Perdana tunnel on the LDP from today to April 17 from 1am to 6am. Traffic from Mutiara Damansara, Damansara Perdana and Kampung Sg. Penchala heading to Kepong are advised to turn right after entering the tunnel, then head straight to Bandar Utama interchange before making a U-turn to Kepong. For details, call LDP Helpline 03-7494 7333.

Water cut

There will be a water cut at various areas in Kuala Lumpur and Gombak on April 15. The disruption due to preventive maintenance works at Wangsa Maju booster station will be from 8pm, April 15 to 4am, April 16. Water Balanced Meters will be fixed at the Taman Shamelin reservoir and the water distruption due to this will also take place from 8pm today to 4am tomorrow. For details, call Puspel at 1-800-88-5252.

Political chat

The Universiti Malaya Alumni Associa-tion (PAUM) is organising a tea and chat session with political analyst and UM alumnus Gavin Khoo Kay Peng, on April 18, from 10am till noon at PAUM Clubhouse in Petaling Jaya. Khoo will speak on “The future of Malaysia under the new administration - key challenges and issues”. This will be followed by tea and chat (Q & A). All UM alumni are invited to the event. To register, call 03-79551061 or 03-79562564 (Liew), weekdays 2 to 10 pm, and Saturday 9.30am to 1pm.

Retrenchment helpline

The Selangor Retrenchment Helpline, for those who have been retrenched, is open for registration to the public from 8.30am to 12.30pm every Saturday at the main counter, Wisma MBSA in Shah Alam. The programme is being held in cooperation with For details, call 03-5511 3253.

Nurses Day

All nurses are invited to join the International Nurses Day 2009 celebration on May 12 at the Putra World Trade Centre. This year’s theme is Delivering Quality, Serving Communities and the registration for the event starts at 7am. For details, call 03-22826971 (Kuan or Shima).

Success Seminar

THE Buddhist Society for Human Happiness (BSHH) will hold a public seminar titled ‘A Mind That Attracts a Bright Futuer and Success’ from 10am to 1pm on April 19. For details, call 03-61418511 /012-7073 789 (Ooi).

Peranakan Meet

THE new Peranakan Society Kuala Lumpur will be holding a meet on April 18 at Tenji Japanese Buffet Restaurant, Lot L-01-01 SohoKL, Solaris Mont Kiara, Kuala Lumpur, at 7pm. For details, contact 017-8834374 or e-mail

Special Talk

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (Utar) will be conducting a public talk on ‘Teenagers and Sex’ by Jamilah Samian on May 16 from 9.45am to 12 noon at its Centre for Extension Education. Admission is free. For details, call 03-7957 2818/ 5181/ 8210.

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