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Hanis Zainal

haniszainal@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Hanis Zainal

21 Jun 2019 | 11:49 AM

Actor Farid Kamil to stand trial over 2018 fracas at police station

PETALING JAYA: The magistrate’s court here has ordered Datuk Farid Kamil Zahari to enter his defence on four charges, including causing hurt to a police officer and a member of the public.

21 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘I was ordered to leave M’sia’

KUALA LUMPUR: A key witness in the SRC International Sdn Bhd trial told the High Court he fled to Bangkok in 2015 out of fear over the scandal that had befallen the subsidiary of 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

19 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘Najib didn’t state conflict over SRC’

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Razak did not declare his interest in SRC International Sdn Bhd despite chairing a Cabinet meeting that discussed a memorandum relating to up to RM2bil in government guarantee for the company, the High Court heard.

18 Jun 2019 | 4:33 PM

SRC trial: Ismee says he was not pressured by MACC to implicate anyone

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Ismee Ismail told the High Court that he was not pressured by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to implicate any entities or persons for the SRC International Sdn Bhd case.

18 Jun 2019 | 11:26 AM

Rosmah's presence in courtroom interrupts SRC trial proceedings

KUALA LUMPUR: Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor's presence in court during her husband Datuk Seri Najib Razak's SRC International trial on Tuesday (June 18) raised objection from the prosecution team.

18 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Witness taught difference between ‘govt’ and ‘PM’

KUALA LUMPUR: A former SRC Inter­national Sdn Bhd chairman clashed with the defence of Datuk Seri Najib Razak over the word “government”, which the witness had equated with the latter in his written statement.

17 Jun 2019 | 3:19 PM

SRC board ex-chairman: Jho Low was close to many top company execs

KUALA LUMPUR: A number of top-level SRC International Sdn Bhd executives were close associates of fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho.

15 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Man jailed 15 months for hanging cat

KUALA LUMPUR: A man, whose cruel act of hanging a cat was caught on CCTV, will spend more than a year in prison.

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14 Jun 2019 | 5:10 PM

Cat killer gets 15 months' jail

KUALA LUMPUR: A 28-year-old man was sentenced to 15 months' in jail by the Sessions Court here for torturing a cat, which resulted in its death.

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13 Jun 2019 | 3:42 PM

SRC trial: Despite CEO's contrary claims about 2013 accounts, board didn't inform Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here has been told that although the 2013 accounts of SRC International Sdn Bhd were not audited, contrary to chief executive officer Nik Faisal Ariff Kamil’s claims, the board of directors did not raise the matter with Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.