Monitor quality of repairs, MBPJ urged - the Star, 3 July 2017
Shoddy work to repair a pothole in Jalan Gasing, Petaling Jaya, resulted in 35 year old motorcyclist Mohd Tarmimi meeting with an accident recently.
Pipe replacement works in Section 5 to last till next year - the Sun Daily, 14 June 2017
Pipe replacement work by Air Selangor in Section 5 here is expected to cause some inconvenience to residents for about a year, said Rajiv Rishyakaran
Pantai 2 sewage treatment plant not election ploy - Bernama, 8 June 2017
Federal Territory Umno liaison deputy chief Raja Nong Chik says project was carefully planned to ensure well-being of the people and the environment.
Bukit Gasing trees partially sawn by vandals, pose a danger - The Star, 4 May 2017
Trees are being partially sawn at the Bukit Gasing Educational Forest, posing a danger to hikers and nature lovers.
The uphill task of keeping Section 5 safe - The Star, 19 December 2016
Neighbourhoods in urban areas are mostly concerned about security. the residents of Section 5 in Petaling Jaya are no different. The Section 5 Residents Association (RA) was formed about 15 years ago by the late Bukit Gasing assemblyman Edward Lee.
Show how valuation is done, say landowners - The Star, 20 September 2016
Several landowners are calling on the Valuation and Property Services Department (JPPH) to be more transparent and reveal how limited commercial properties are valued. It is understood that Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ) had approved the conversion of 633 properties from residential to limited commercial premises in Petaling Jaya to-date.
JPPH: Appeal or send in queries for clarity on valuation results - The Edge Property, 9 September 2016
The Valuation and Property Services Department (JPPH) is urging property owners who are dissatisfied with their valuation results to send their appeals to Petaling Jaya Office to have their appeals recorded.
Property owners seek clarity on land valuations by JPPH - The Edge Property, 6 September 2016
Some residential bungalow owners along Jalan Gasing in Petaling Jaya are puzzled with the disparity in the valuations done on their properties by private valuers, and those done by the Valuation and Property Services Department (JPPH).
Hanging out in the jungle - The Star 2 - 9 September 2016
The Bukit Gasing Forest Park has been one of my play areas as far as I can remember. Covering an are of over 100ha, the park straddles the border of Petaling Jaya, Selangor, and Kuala Lumpur.
Contra flow on Jalan Gasing flyover starts 1 September 2016 - The Star, 31 August 2016
In a move to reduce traffic congestion, during peak hours in the evening on working days at the Jalan Gasing and Jalan Othman intersection, the Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ) will carry out a trial run for a contraflow on the Jalan Gasing flyover heading Jalan Kelang Lama starting 1 Sept.
Hiking has become weekend activities for KL city folks - The Sun, 12 August 2016
For first timers, Kuala Lumpur offers a lot of opportunities apart from the easy walk at the Bukit Nanas or KL Forest Eco Park, Bukit Gasing in Petaling Jaya...
Green advocates see red over vandalism - The Star, 25 July 2016
Despite being a secondary forest, and before that, a rubber estate, Bukit Gasing is a popular beginners' hiking destination for central Klang Valley residents.
Bukit Gasing assemblyman takes IWK contractors to task - 24 June 2016
Bukit Gasing assemblyman Rajiv Rishyakaran has taken Indah Water Konsortium (IWK) contractors to task for their shoddy work in resurfacing roads after the completion of piping projects.
Bukit Gasing rep urges residents to report dark streets - 13 April 2016
Bukit Gasing assemblymen Rajiv Rishyakaran has launched the "Please report dark streets" initiative in a bid to tackle crime in the area.
Residents of Bukit Gasing no longer need to be in darkness - 13 April 2016
Complaints of dark or poorly lit alleyways and roads in Bukit Gasing can now be made through the "Please Report Dark Streets" campaign which is on until May 15.
MBPJ opens first branch at Jalan Pekaka - the Sun Daily, 11 April 2016
True to being consumer-friendly, the Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ) has opened its first RM17.4 million fully equipped branch office at Jalan Pekaka 8/1D for the convenience of those residing in the northern areas of the council region.
Burn spots along Bukit Gasing startles joggers - the Sun Daily, 7 April 2016
Joggers today were caught by surprise when they found several spots along their running trail burned due to a forest fire at Bukit Gasing Forest Park.
Bukit Gasing ushers monkey in, turns mosquitoes out - The Malaysian Insider, 30 January 2016
Bukit Gasing assemblyman Rajiv Rishyakaran today gave 600 low income families a RM100 shopping each to help them prepare for Chinese New Year.
Drains in need of repair in Bukit Gasing - The Star, Community - 28 January 2016
Bukit Gasing assemblyman R.Rajiv has undertaken a survey to identify drains that are broken, collapsed or having missing structure.
Freeze payment for shoddy patch-up work on PJ roads, says rep - The Malaysian Insider, 22 December 2015
Government agencies should freeze the payment of contractors who do shoddy patching up work that causes potholes in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, says Bukit Gasing assemblyman Rajiv Rishyakaran.
Cleaning up Bukit Gasing market - The Star, Community, 19 December 2015
The Bukit Gasing Gerakan and 1 Malaysia Hawkers and Petty Traders Foundation Unit (YPPKM) joined forces in a cleaning campaign at Pasar Besar Jalan Othman in Petaling Jaya.
Petaling Jaya council no sympathy, tolerance for Bukit Gasing parking offenders - The Malaysian Insider, 27 November 2015
Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ) will not provide discounts, but will continue issuing summons, to people who park opposite each other on both sides of the road at Bukit Gasing, said enforcement director, Fauzi Maarop.
Parking woes an uphill battle in Bukit Gasing - The Star, 25 November 2015
Returning from hiking usually leaves one feeling accomplished and excited over their workout but this has not been the case for hikers in Bukit Gasing.
Trap and kill machine helps with mosquito problem - The Sun Daily, 14 October 2015
Petaling Jaya residents who go to Taman Jaya recreational park to exercise are faced with mosquito problem. To combat this problem, Bukit Gasing assemblyman Rajiv Rishyakaran has invested in a machine called the Mosquito Magnet which traps mosquitoes and kills them.
Kerinchi night market given one week to clean up act - The Malaysia Insider, 12 October 2015
Traders at the Bazaria Kerinchi night market in Pantai Dalam, Kuala Lumpur, have been ordered to ensure cleaniness in the area or risk closure for one month.
180,000 households still without water as Syabas misses upgrade deadline - The Edge Market, 30 September 2015
Syabas has announced a delay in the upgrade to water supply machinery due to be completed this afternoon, meaning more than 180,000 households in Petaling and Kuala Lumpur will still be without water until the work is finished.
Gated and confused - The Star, 26 August 2015
RAs also face difficulty in getting enough members to consents to security scheme
Landscaped hill spoils jungle feel - The Star, 11 August 2015
Many nature lovers have decried the hill-cutting and development taking place on what is now called Bukit Kerinchi.
RM50,000 available for community-based activities in Bukit Gasing - The Star, 6 August 2015
Bukit Gasing residents will have more community-based programmes catered for their welfare with the launch of the Community Activity Grant (CAG)
Special grant to benefit Bukit Gasing communities - The Sun Daily, 5 August 2015
Residents in the Bukit Gasing constituency who want to do something for their local community but lack funding can now apply to the newly launched Bukit Gasing Community Acitivity Grant (CAG).
Star2 monthly challenge : The couch potatoes get fitter for the climb - The Star, 18 April 2015
"So I dragged myself out of dream world and on to Bukit Gasing. It wasn't too bad-"
Taman Aman now fully disabled friendly. The Star, 17 Feb 2015
Taman Aman, located in Jalan 22/44, has become Petaling Jaya's first fully disabled friendly park, complete with tactiles, ramps and other barrier-free facilities.
IJM confident in spite of property market slump - The Star, 14 Feb 2105
IJM Land Bhd is confident its real estate offerings (in Pantai Sentral Park) will continue to thrive in spite of the slowdown in the property market.
Bukit Gasing Sivan Temple receives green light to rebuild - The Star, 5 Feb 2015
A 0.4ha plot has been approved by the Selangor government to rebuild the Bukit Gasing Sivan Temple.
Trainquil living on top a hill - NST, 20 November 2014
Bukit Gasing, a 100ha green lung that divides Petaling Jaya in Selangor from Kuala Lumpur, has long been a haven for nature lovers and sports enthusiast who enjoy trail running, jogging, hiking, walking and cycling.
RM115m bridge to connect Jalan Klang Lama to Pantai highway - The Rakyat Post, 11 Nov 2014
Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd (MRCB), a property and infrastructure developer, will build a RM115 million overhead bridge to connect Jalan Klang Lama with the New Pantai Expressway.
MRCB to build RM115mil overhead bridge - NST, 11 November 2014
Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd (MRCB), a property and infrastructure developer, will build a RM115 million overhead bidge to connect Jalan Klang Lama with the New Pantai Expressway.
Respite for nature lovers - The Star, 16 September 2014
Although many high-rise developments dot the city's skyline, there are few precious green patches left that offer respite for nature lovers. Among them are Bukit Gasing and Kota Damansara Community Forest Reserve.
Bank Negara has raised the benchmark overnight policy rate by 0.25% to 3.25%, the first rate hike since June 2011
IJM Land Bhd has unveiled its latest property offering, Pantai Sentral Park, a mixed development project that will sit on 23.5ha of prime land in Bukit Kerinchi.
Sivan temple : Assemblyman seeks amicable solution - FreeMalaysia Today, 27 April 2014
Selangor state assemblyman Rajiv Rishyakaran pleads to Hindu Sangam to organize a religious discussion between temple officials and the disabled community to reach an amicable solution.
Verbal tussle breaks out at temple protest - FreeMalaysia Today, 26 April 2014
The protest ended with raised voices and a heated exchange between temple society presidents and members of the Disabled Persons Association.
Furore over temple rule against wheelchairs - FreeMalaysiaToday, 17 April 2014
A Hindu temple in Bukit Gasingl has irked wheelchair bound devotees by putting up a notice barring them from bringing in their wheelchairs into the proper templel premisesl to carry out their prayers.
Hindu Sangam flays Siva temple management - FreeMalaysia Today, 11 April 2014
Hindu Sangam today criticised the Bukit Gasing Sivan temple management for barring the disabled from entering its ground, citing it was a ridiculous rule.
New buildings must comply with criteria to get approval
- The Star, 25 February 2014
New development be it commercial or residential, must fulfil a list of green critteria set by the Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ) before the green light is given
Unsafe temple demolised - The Star, 9 January 2014
The sivan temple in Bukit Gasing, mired in controversy, has been demolished.
Pantai 2 STP project and community centre to cater to growing population - The Star, 12 December 2013
A community centre with amenities is set to complement the Pantai 2 Sewerage Treatment Plant by 2016
Councils need only eight councillors to carry on - NST, 9 December 2013
It is very much a guessing game as to who will be in the new line-up of councillors in Selangor, although the tenure of the current board ends on Dec 31, because the new list of councillors is not finalised.
Bukit Gasing car park to be ready soon - NST, 23 October 2013
Finally park visitors and resident of Bukit Gasing will no longer have to deal with drivers double parking along the narrow roads or fear for their safety..
New Metropolitan at Bukit Kerinchi (near Bukit Gasing) - 9 September 2013
Pantai Sentral Park, the new mixed development located next to a 200-acre forest on Bukit Kerinchi (near Bukit Gasing). Pantai Sentral Park is a 58-acre township envisioned on the foundations of a safe city, a nature-centric environment and complete sustainability through its various key development features. Pantai Sentral Park is strategically located between KLCC, Bangsar and Petaling Jaya. Its location next to Bukit Kerinchi will be connected via a future direct flyover from New Pantai Expressway (NPE).
Investing in a safe Sanctuary - Focus Wealth, 20 July 2013
What is more permanent and increasing in value than an investment in property?
Design and density critical in hillside homes - NST, 21 June 2013
Award-winning architect David Mizan Hashim, Group President and Director of Veritas Design Group which designed Gasing Heights gives his views on hillside developments.
Ng Keng Hoong - The Marathon man - The Star, Lifestyle, 12 June 2013
Life need not slow down to a snail's pace for seniors. Ng Keng Hoong started running after his retirement and he hasn't stopped since.
PJ Mayor maintains open-door policy for residents - The Star, 20 May 2013
PJ mayor Datin Paduka Alinah Ahmad has reiterated that from the beginning of her tenure, she has welcomed all residents in the city to her office to discuss various problems in their neighbourhoods.
Unstable slopes to be made for forest reserved - The Star, 18 May 2013
50 plots of vacant bungalow land in Bukit Gasing will be seized under the National Land Code 1965 (NLC 1965) and gazetted as a forest reserve following multiple landslips.
Bukit Gasing landowners to face the music - The Sun, 9 May 2013
Private landowners will face legal action for endangering public safety following recurring landslides in Bukit Gasing.
Fixing the damage in Bukit Gasing - The Star, 9 May 2013
MBPJ workers were kept busy clearing broken tree branches and debris on Jalan 5/60 and 5/64 in Bukit Gasing yesterday morning following a downpour on Tuesday night.
GE13 : High turnout helps Nurul win Lembah Pantai - The Edge, 6 May 2013
Nurul Izzah won by 1848 majority, after receiving 31,008 votes to 29,160 votes for Raja Nong Chik
Worrisome landslips and mud flow - The Star, 7 May 2013
Bukit Gasing residents afraid of further soil movements
Bukit Gasing residents lose dispute over project - The Star, 3 May 2013
Developer Gasing Meridian Sdn Bhd has been allowed to seek damages from 108 Bukit Gasing residents who lost a civil dispute over a hillslope development project.
Pettition Section 5 Explanation by Rajiv Rishyakaran - 30 April 2013
DAP candidate for Bukit Gasing
Bring back foot patrols in PJ neighbourhoods - The Star, 29 April 2013
Bukit Gasing Barisan candidate, Juan Sei Chang said police must demonstrate their commitment by bringing back foot patrols.
Bukit Gasing run for safer neighbourhoods - The Star, 27 April 2013
Hudreds of women took part in the Malaysian Women Marathon (MWM) group run in Section 5, Bukit Gasing, aimed to protesting against the recent killing of a Kiwanis Club member Irene Ong, 52, and to call for safer niehgbourhoods in Malaysia.
GE13: Female voters deciding factor is PJS constituency - The Star, 24 April 2013.
Female voters in PJS can be the determining factor in the GE13 as statistics showed that they make up half of the registered electorate.
Four held over activist's robbery-cum-murder in Bukit Gasing - AsiaOne, 24 April 2013. Four teenagers have been detained by police in connection with the attempted robbery and murder of social activist Ong Ai Siam in Bukit Gasing.
Grief over senseless murder of jogger - NST, 23 April 2013.
The truth version of the senseless murder of jogger in Bukit Gasing
Bukit Gasing where four fight to conquer a hill - The Edge, 23 April 2013.
Rajiv is involved in a four-way tussle for the Bukit Gasing state seat as he is pitted against BN's Juan Sei Chang, former Petaling Jaya DAP Councillor Mak Khuin Weng and Simon Lee, who are both standing as independents.
Jogger stabbed to death in Bukit Gasing - NST, 22 April 2013
A 52-year-old woman out jogging with family and a friend in Bukit Gasing, on Saturday evening died of multiple stab wounds after being set upon by assailants.
Double celebration for DAP's Bukit Gasing candidate - The Star, 20 April 2013.
Rajiv, a 32-year-old Subang Jaya municipal councillor, was named as the DAP candidates for the Bukit Gasing state seat.
GE13: Sparring of Gen Y candidates - The Star, 9 April 2013.
Bukit Gasing constituents may see three new faces in the contest for the state seat as Gerakan Bukit Gasing coordinator Juan Sei Chang, 42, is tipped to take on Kasturi Rani Patto, 34, and independent candidate Simon Lee Chung Hsin, 34
Bukit Gasing temple trustee urge MBPJ to wait for legal remedy - Star Property, 27 February 2013. Board of Trustees for Sivan Temple in Bukit Gasing, Petaling Jaya has appealed to MBPJ to exercise discretion and not demolish the temple as stated in a magistrate's court order.
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High Court to hear residents objections - NST, March 20, 2010
Bukit Gasing residents challenge development order -The Star, March 19, 2010
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