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Hanis Zainal

haniszainal@thestar.com.my

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9 Jul 2019 | 1:56 PM

Ku Nan handed out more than RM100k cash to Umno every month, court told

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court heard that Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor normally handed out more than RM100,000 in cash advances to Umno every month.

9 Jul 2019 | 7:00 AM

Witnesses ‘pressured to rush paperwork’

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court was told that repeated orders came from Datuk Seri Najib Razak through third parties in a bid to rush a Federal Government guarantee (GG) for SRC International Sdn Bhd’s first RM2bil loan eight years ago.

8 Jul 2019 | 11:54 AM

Former SRC director tells court he did not know why he was told to leave M'sia (updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: Former SRC International Sdn Bhd director Datuk Suboh Md Yassin did not ask the reason he was asked to leave the country, the High Court heard Monday (July 8).

7 Jul 2019 | 7:00 AM

Siti Hasmah serenades guests to raise funds for former school

KUALA LUMPUR: Playing three songs on her violin, Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali delighted 1,000 guests at the SMK St Mary’s gala dinner with her performance.

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5 Jul 2019 | 4:24 PM

Govt seeking additional RM1.7bil in taxes from Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: The Federal Government is seeking almost RM1.7bil in additional taxes from former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak for the years 2011 until 2017.

5 Jul 2019 | 9:38 AM

Najib's stepson Riza pleads not guilty to money-laundering charges (updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: Film producer Riza Aziz has pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here to five counts of money laundering amounting to US$248.173mil (about RM1.02bil), monies believed to be misappropriated from 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

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5 Jul 2019 | 7:00 AM

FT minister given priority, court told

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court heard that the Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) gave priority to instructions from the Federal Territories Minister when making decisions regarding applications and appeals by developers.

4 Jul 2019 | 7:07 PM

DBKL prioritises instructions from FT minister, former director tells High Court

KUALA LUMPUR: Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) prioritised instructions from the Federal Territories minister when making decisions regarding applications by developers, the High Court heard on Thursday (July 4).

3 Jul 2019 | 1:49 PM

Ku Nan said RM2mil deposit meant as political donation, says Tadmansori COO

KUALA LUMPUR: The RM2mil that was deposited into the account of Tadmansori Holdings Sdn Bhd was meant as a political donation, the High Court heard on Wednesday (July 3).

3 Jul 2019 | 7:00 AM

Ku Nan asked for money from tycoon in 2016, court told

KUALA LUMPUR: Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor had allegedly asked for about RM5mil to RM6mil from a property tycoon for a by-election in 2016, a High Court heard.

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