Daily Archives: June 14, 2011
The residents of Bukit OUG Condominium have tabled a motion to demonstrate against Kuala Lumpur Cit Hall (DBKL) on Monday over a series of slope-clearing works which they say pose a safety threat to their hill-top homes.
They claim that the property companies concerned have commenced on condominium projects at the foothill of their homes, and are cutting away the slope to create a 90-degree-steep wall. Read the rest of this entry
While the attempt by Subang Jaya assemblyperson Hannah Yeoh to register her daughter’s race as ‘Anak Malaysia’ has sparked a debate, there is another group that has even more reason to voice discontent with the national registration system.
The 150,000 indigenous people in Peninsular Malaysia, or Orang Asli, are categorised as ‘lain-lain’ (others) in all official documents and forms, a term deemed as an insult to the first peoples of the country. Read the rest of this entry