KUALA LUMPUR: Three Light Rapid Transit (LRT) stations along the Sri Petaling Line service, namely the Bandaraya, Sultan Ismail and PWTC LRT stations, will be temporarily closed from 6am to 9am on Jun...
PETALING JAYA: Residents living in 26 areas in Rawang can anticipate a water cut, starting 9pm on Thursday (May 23), following a burst pipe near Sungai Garing there.
PETALING JAYA: Three LRT stations along the Sri Petaling Line service will be temporarily closed from 6am to 9am on three Sundays next month.
GEORGE TOWN (May 23): Residents of Taman Han Chiang (pictured) in Jalan Sungkai will finally be getting a new paint job for their apartment after having made the application 40 years ago.
MELAKA (May 23): Residents here will face water rationing if the State does not receive rain by June 15, said Melaka Chief Minister Adly Zahari.
MELAKA (May 22): Residents here will face water rationing if the State does not receive rain by June 15, said Melaka Chief Minister Adly Zahari.
KOTA KINABALU (May 22): Contractors involved in the construction of the Sabah portion of the Pan Borneo Highway have been warned not to damage utilities infrastructure.
KOTA KINABALU: Contractors involved in the construction of the Sabah alignment of the Pan Borneo Highway are warned not to damage utilities infrastructure.
MALACCA: Residents here will face water rationing if the state does not receive rain by June 15, said Malacca Chief Minister Adly Zahari.
DUBAI, May 22 — The United Arab Emirates said yesterday it has launched a permanent residency scheme to attract wealthy individuals and highly skilled workers to the oil-rich Gulf country.
DUBAI, May 21 — The United Arab Emirates said today it has launched a permanent residency scheme to attract wealthy individuals and highly skilled workers to the oil-rich Gulf country.
CYBERJAYA: Residents of the condomium where Serdang Hospital chief nurse Siti Kharina Mohd Kamaruddin was found dead have described her as a friendly and generous person.
KUALA LUMPUR: There will be no development in Taman Rimba Kiara or its surrounding areas pending a development order from the authorities, Yayasan Wilayah Persekutuan (YWP) said today.
PETALING JAYA: Taps will run dry again in Selangor, this time in parts of Shah Alam.
IPOH, May 15 — Residents of Taman Pusat Bercham are up in arms over a telecommunication tower being built on the roof of a shoplot in their neighbourhood.
PETALING JAYA (May 15): Residents of Kim Teng Park, Johor Bahru are living in fear of losing their homes.
KUALA LUMPUR: A planning and local government expert has urged Kuala Lumpur MPs to speak up on development-related issues affecting residents in their constituencies.
PETALING JAYA: Residents of one of Johor Bahru’s oldest neighbourhoods, which is bordering the land slated for the Rapid Transit System (RTS) that will connect to Singapore, fear the loss of their h...
GEORGE TOWN: A cracked underground drain caused rainwater to flood the earth beneath a road in Tanjung Bungah, causing a retaining wall to burst open and creating a 10m-wide “cavern” beneath the road.
KUALA LUMPUR: Residents of Jalan Abdullah, Bangsar, have urged Kuala Lumpur City Hall to come clean about a development project on their doorstep.
KLANG (May 14): Residents of Taman Palm Grove here are unhappy that they have to live in proximity to a stalled project building site and they want something done about it.
Abu Siti Lane was originally Aboo Sittee Lane, named after a person.
KUCHING, May 9 — The state government is selecting a consultant to undertake a comprehensive study of the native courts system to meet the current needs of the local communities, Deputy Chief Minist...
PETALING JAYA: Residents in Klang who faced water disruptions since Sunday due to three burst pipes can expect to see their taps flowing again tonight.
KUALA LUMPUR: Life is no longer the same for residents of Damasara Heights or Bukit Damasara, whose quiet neighbourhood once filled only with bungalows has seen more and more of the city coming to the...
PETALING JAYA: Residents of a high-rise condominium and their neighbours in Bandar Kinrara are up in arms over the unbearable stench caused by garbage dumped on a vacant plot of land nearby.
Gaza militants fired more than 250 rockets into Israeli towns and villages through Saturday, while Israel hit back with tank shelling and air strikes that Palestinian officials said killed four people...
KUALA LUMPUR (May 4): Monies obtained from the renegotiations of Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) land transactions will be used to upgrade the facilities in People's Housing Projects (PPR) and Public Ho...
Residents near an oil palm estate in Bukit Tambun have been putting up with a foul smell resulted from rubbish burning.
KUALA LANGAT: Residents of Kampung Jenjarom here want to get rid of a battery manufacturing plant in their neighbourhood, which they have blamed for lead contamination.
NIBONG TEBAL: Residents near an oil palm estate in Bukit Tambun here have apparently been putting up with a foul smell that came from the burning of rubbish.
Don’t buy a home that you will regret later.
MIRI: Residents living in and around Mulu National Park in northern Sarawak have run out of drinking water as their taps have gone dry.
PETALING JAYA (April 29): Residents in Kampung Sungai Penchala have voiced concerns over new developments in their area, saying it may cause traffic and other problems in the village.
SANDAKAN (April 29): Residents of the Taman Harmoni People’s Housing Project here hope that the rental homes they have been living in for three years would be converted into hire purchases.
SANDAKAN: Residents of the Taman Harmoni People’s Housing Project here hope that the rental homes they have been living in for three years would be converted into hire purchases.
KUALA LUMPUR: Two hundred occupants of Block F of the Taman Keramat Permai Apartment were ordered to vacate their homes after cracks were found in the building.
Owners of units in Selangor high-rise residential buildings are experiencing a drastic increase in quit rent charges this year.
KUALA LUMPUR • Residents in Malaysia's Klang Valley, one of the country's most densely populated areas, have received water supply sooner than expected after bracing themselves for four days of dry ...
KULAI: Residents of Kampung Sri Paya here were stunned by the sighting of a 4m-long crocodile in a river at the village.
GEORGE TOWN: It has been more than 12 hours, but the state Fire and Rescue Department is still fighting a blaze at a one-acre illegal dumpsite in Tanjung Tokong, Penang.
Purchasers queued in line from the wee hours of the morning, with some waiting as early as 8pm the night before, to be among the first to purchase one of the coveted properties with the limited “Ful...
(Back from left) Mitraland Group general manager Tan Chee Hoaw and chief executive officer Chuah Theong Yee.
JENJAROM: From grubby packaging engulfing small South-East Asian communities to waste piling up in plants from the United States to Australia, China’s ban on accepting the world’s used plastic has plunged global recycling into turmoil.
A bird’s eye view of Putrajaya with the Palace of Justice as the centrepiece, taken by freelance photographer Mohammad Salam Jumiran, received a consolation prize under the drone category.
KUALA LUMPUR: Millions of consumers in the Klang Valley are bracing themselves for a major water disruption which begins tomorrow, with many preparing plastic drums to store water and stocking up on d...
KUALA LUMPUR: Residents of Taman Melawati and non-governmental organisations have urged the government to further protect the Klang Gates Quartz Ridge and its surrounding forests by rejecting a propos...
Several air strikes and explosions shook the Libyan capital Tripoli overnight, residents said, in an escalation of a two-week offensive by eastern forces on the city held by the internationally recogn...
MELAKA: The people must be given a clear understanding of the position of the Malay Rulers, which has been enshrined in the Federal Constitution, to ensure that they do not insult the institution, sai...
IPOH: Residents of Kampung Air Ganda in Hulu Perak can expect arsenic-free tap water soon as the new water pipe project there is scheduled for completion before Hari Raya in June, says Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu.
KUALA LUMPUR: Residents at low-cost flats in Setapak here have urged the authorities to provide a new location for a temple following plans by the Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) to demolish the 11-year...
MIRI: A forest fire that has been raging at the Sarawak-Brunei border has spread to about 100ha, which is about the size of 220 football fields.
KOTA TINGGI: Residents around Pengerang have been advised to be calm as there is no gas leak reported in the explosion and fire at the Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) yesterday.
GERIK: Residents of Kampung Air Ganda Temenggor, Hulu Perak, are struggling with water shortage after the Ayer Ganda water treatment plant was ordered shut by the National Water Services Commission (SPAN).
PENGERANG • Two men were injured after a fire and explosion occurred early yesterday morning at an oil refinery being developed by Malaysian national oil firm Petronas in Johor.
KOTA TINGGI (April 12): Residents around Pengerang have been advised to be calm as there is no gas leak reported in the explosion and fire at the Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) early this morning.
KOTA TINGGI: Residents around Pengerang have been advised to stay calm as there is no gas leak reported in the explosion and fire at the Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) early today.
PENGERANG, April 12 — Residents staying nearby Petroliam Nasional Bhd’s (Petronas) Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) here have been told to stay calm following the explosion and fire that broke o...
Johor executive council member Dr Sharuddin Jamal has urged parties to refrain from politicising this morning’s blast at a Petronas plant in Pengerang.
JOHOR BAHRU (April 12): Residents of two housing estates in Pasir Gudang here also claim to have felt the impact of the fire and explosion at the Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) earlier today.
PETALING JAYA (April 10): Folks living in Taman Mutiara Gombak 2 (TMG2), Selangor are sick and tired of mud floods damaging their homes.
I refer to the report “Putrajaya mulling urban renewal law, says FT minister”.
LETTER | With reference to the Malaysiakini article Gov't to propose a law to redevelop buildings without all owners' consent, I hope that the government will consider these views.
PETALING JAYA (April 8): A proposed high-rise mixed development project located on a plot of land in near the Asia Jaya LRT station has met with protests from Section 14 residents.
JOHOR BARU: Residents and business owners are getting increasingly frustrated over the water disruptions that sometimes last 72 hours or more.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 6): Residents of Kampung Baru Jinjang Selatan, here, faced an anxious moment on Thursday when a 'strange' vortex blew off the roofs of three houses in a freak incident at around 3p...
Situated in one of the few remaining prime pieces of freehold land in Kajang and overlooking four lakes, Rymba Gardens is the latest phase introduced in Jade Hills featuring 104 low-density designer h...
SEREMBAN: It was just another day for former lorry driver L. Manikum as he carried out his daily chores helping out his wheelchair-bound wife when he heard an unfamiliar voice saying “hello” at hi...
PETALING JAYA (April 1): Residents of Valencia Apartments, Shah Alam have seen their living environment degenerate over the years and are hoping things can improve.
PETALING JAYA: Residents of one of the city’s oldest neighbourhoods are upset with further commercialisation of the area, especially with used-car dealers being allowed to operate in residential lot...
KUALA LUMPUR: A massive dumping site that has been operating for more than 10 years in Taman Maluri next to Sungai Kerayong has a rubbish pile that’s about two storeys high.
KUALA LUMPUR: Residents in Taman Maluri want the authorities to close a dump site which they claim has been operating illegally for almost a decade.
Residents of Taman Maluri are calling on the authorities to clamp down on a massive dumping site, which has been operating illegally in the area for more than 10 years.
GUA MUSANG: Residents in low-lying areas along Sungai Galas, especially in Kampung Limau Kasturi, have been warned to be cautious and to brace themselves for flash floods similar to what happened this...
PETALING JAYA (March 29): A stop-work order has been issued by the Selangor government, on ongoing construction works at the Bukit Cerakah Forest Reserve trailhead next to Bukit Bayu in Shah Alam.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 27): Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has announced a further liberalisation in the foreign exchange administration (FEA) framework to provide greater hedging flexibility for residents t...
PETALING JAYA: Segambut MP Hannah Yeoh has challenged a figure of RM150 million quoted as compensation that might be required to stop a proposed housing scheme at Taman Rimba Kiara park, which adjoins...
Successful ventures into the international market, such as the Battersea Power Station in London, show SP Setia’s determination and ambition.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 23): Ampang Jaya Municipal Council (MPAJ) health officers has been on an anti-aedes mosquito blitz over the past few months but the dengue outbreak at Desa Lembah Permai flats in A...
KUANTAN (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - In what appears to be a repeat of a 2017 incident, a group of people have taken off their clothes again in Bukit Tinggi while playing a motivational game.
KUALA LUMPUR: Residents in the areas surrounding Bukit Persekutuan are pressing the mayor to freeze the development of a 20-hectare plot of land near KL Sentral, following a land swap deal with develo...
KUALA LUMPUR (March 19): The name Highland Towers will be retained even after the land is redeveloped, said Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 19): Residents of Andes Condo Villa and Mutiara Bukit Jalil want the illegal sand washing activity taking place near their homes halted, reported The Star today.
JOHOR BARU • More waste dumping sites have been discovered near the river polluted by the recent toxic chemical spill in Pasir Gudang, Johor, even as the Malaysian authorities completed their cleanu...
JOHOR BAHRU: Residents of Taman Tanjung Puteri Resort near Pasir Gudang here were shocked by the discovery of seven blue barrels containing a substance which smelled like vinegar, under a bridge near ...
PETALING JAYA (March 18): Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ) will visit the site for a mixed development project on 1.91ha of land in Jalan 16/11 here, The Star reported today.
Residents of Taman Pasir Putih and areas around Sungai Kim Kim in Johor have appealed to the state government to provide shuttle services to the Pasir Gudang Indoor Stadium.
Residents in Punggol and Yishun have complained of strange smells amid reports that a chemical spill in Pasir Gudang, Johor, has left more than 3,000 people feeling sick after inhaling the noxious fum...
PETALING JAYA (March 15): Residents of Mont’Kiara are seeking a judicial review on Kuala Lumpur City Hall’s (DBKL) approval for a 51-storey commercial building in the Kuala Lumpur neighbourhood.
JOHOR BARU, March 15 — Residents around Pasir Gudang nearby Sungai Kim Kim have been spotted ignoring the authorities’ instructions on wearing face masks while outdoors.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — Residents of Taman Eng Ann in Klang, Selangor need not panic and evacuate amid reports of chemical waste dumping contaminating a section of Sungai Klang in their neighbourho...
The government is in the midst of identifying the culprits behind the chemical pollution in Pasir Gudang which has so far affected the health of over 2,000 people in the area.
KUALA LUMPUR: A fresh public objection hearing will be called for a high-density project on Yayasan Wilayah Persekutuan land after the Court of Appeal declared an earlier hearing null and void.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): Kuala Lumpur City Hall is set to arrange public hearings to hear objections to a high-density project in Taman Tiara Titiwangsa.
PETALING JAYA (March 14): Residents in Section 16 here are concerned about a proposed high-rise development in their neighbourhood, reported The Star today.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) has warned of massive landslides along the slopes of Bukit Persekutuan if a proposed mixed-development project on National Institute of Health (NIH) la...
KUALA LUMPUR: Residents of a Kuala Lumpur suburb are not thrilled with a new structure taking shape in their vicinity – a futuristic S-shaped five-story building with a large glass facade.
PETALING JAYA: Residents around Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang, Johor, which has been hit by chemical pollution, do not need to be evacuated for now, says Johor Menteri Besar Osman Sapian.
JASIN (Bernama): Residents of Chin Chin and Kampung Chohong here are alarmed that Sungai Chohong - a source of water for daily activities and where some of them fish - has become black and smelly with the river life suffering.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 9): Taman Tun Dr Ismail residents have asked for better street lighting along Jalan Abang Haji Openg, reported The Star today.