Council urged to expedite flood project

Wednesday, 1 October 2014.

KAJANG: FIFTY business operators, whose premises around Kajang Market were hit by a flash flood on Monday evening, are urging the authorities to complete a flood mitigation project as soon as possible.


Cleaning contractors warned

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:16

IPOH: SHAPE up or ship out — this was the terse message by Ipoh mayor Datuk Harun Rawi to independent cleaning contractors who were responsible for the upkeep of the city’s cleanliness.

Reviving abandoned projects

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:15

KLUANG: THE revival process of 42 abandoned housing projects in the state, since 2009, is expected to be completed by the end of next year.

Jalan Hang Tuah-to-Jalan Imbi route reopens

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:09

KUALA LUMPUR: Jalan Hang Tuah, which was partially closed due to the appearance of sinkholes on July 2, has been reopened to traffic.

Food festival promotes goodwill

By NOR AIN MOHAMED RADHI - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:09

KUALA LUMPUR: VOLUNTEER organisation, 1Malaysia For Youth (iM4U), recently held a culture and food festival to foster unity among youths of all races.

Mitraland gives RM15,000 to NST English programme

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:08

KUALA LUMPUR: The New Straits Times English Development Programme received a RM15,000 boost from property developer Mitraland Group, recently.

Breast cancer healthcare campaign

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:08

KUALA LUMPUR: Pink Ribbon Wellness Foundation is organising a free mammogram campaign for women throughout this month.

A bank with a heart for conservation

By Nora Vitalis - Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:08

TUARAN: IN collaboration with Sabah Wetlands Conservation Society (SWCS), Bank Islam recently planted 2,200 mangrove seedlings at the Sulaman lake mangrove reserve here.

Special award for Mother Mangalam

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:07

KUALA LUMPUR: The Gandhi Memorial Trust (GMT) is to present a special award to Life President of The Pure Life Society, Datin Paduka Mother A. Mangalam for her immense contribution in social service for more than 60 years.

Exhibition to celebrate Bayer

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:07

PETALING JAYA: The award-winning “Bayer: Science for a Better Life” exhibition was recently held at the 1Utama Shopping Centre as part of its 10-city world tour celebrating Bayer’s 150th anniversary.

Fearless Afif

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 08:07

AHMAD Afif Amran took a thrilling victory in Teluk Intan, Perak when he powered past CP130 championship leader, Mohd Zaqhwan Zaidi in the final lap for his second win of the season in Round Seven of the Petronas AAM Malaysian Cub Prix.