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Hanis Zainal

haniszainal@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Hanis Zainal

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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2 Jul 2019 | 2:19 PM

Witness: RM2mil cheque deposited into company linked to Ku Nan

KUALA LUMPUR: The prosecution will prove that Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor received RM2mil from Aset Kayamas Sdn Bhd chairman Tan Sri Chai Kin Kong.

1 Jul 2019 | 7:00 AM

Negri royal wins MATTA award

KUALA LUMPUR: Veteran travel industry player and member of the Negri Sembilan royal family Datuk Seri Tunku Iskandar Tunku Abdul­lah is one of the winners of the first ever MATTA Awards.





Inaugural winner: Tunku Iskandar (second from left) holding his MATTA Tourism Icon Award as (from left) Muhammad Bakhtiar, Tan and Tourism Malaysia director-general Datuk Musa Yusof look on during the awards ceremony in Kuala Lumpur.
30 Jun 2019 | 11:42 PM

Tunku Iskandar awarded MATTA Tourism Icon Award

KUALA LUMPUR: The inaugural MATTA Awards saw Datuk Seri Tunku Iskandar Tunku Abdullah being presented the MATTA Tourism Icon Award.

Tunku Iskandar (second from left) posing with his award. Looking on are (from left) Muhammad Bakhtiar, Tan and Tourism Malaysia director-general Datuk Musa Yusof. - MUHAMAD SHAHRIL ROSLI/The Star
30 Jun 2019 | 12:51 PM

Haziq urges Dr M to give fair treatment over sex video scandal

PETALING JAYA: In an open letter on his social media page, Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz urged Prime Minister Tun Mahathir Mohamad to be fair in his treatment of the sex video scandal implicating a Cabinet minister.