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Michelle Tam

michelletam@thestar.com.my

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10 Apr 2019 | 11:25 PM

Double gold for R.AGE (updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: The award-winning R.AGE investigative journalism team added another feather to their cap when they clinched two gold awards in the Best Platform Development and the Best Use of Digital Innovation – Non-Profit/Pro-bono Campaigns categories for their Predator In My Phone campaign.

(From left) Hyperlab VP of Product Marketing and Strategy Chris Greenough, Hyperlab consultant Lee Min Xiang, R.AGE producer Claire Anthony, R.AGE journalists Clarissa Say and Samantha Chow, and Media Prima Digital CEO Rafiq Razali.
20 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Grab’s new policy irks M’sians

PETALING JAYA: Local rideshare users are up in arms over Grab Malaysia’s updated Passenger Can­cel­­lation Policy which goes into effect on March 25.

20 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Hats off to Nicol for a stellar career

PETALING JAYA: When you are a beloved sports legend like Datuk Nicol David – revered the world over as the greatest female squash player of all time – news of your retirement after a 20-year career will be met with no small amount of respect and fanfare.

22 Jan 2019 | 2:09 PM

Video on dancing AG, CJ: What's the problem, Malaysians ask

PETALING JAYA: The attempt to humiliate members of the legal fraternity, including Attorney General Tommy Thomas and Chief Justice Tan Sri Richard Malanjum, for dancing on stage at the Sabah Law Society's 2019 gala dinner seems to have fizzled out.

20 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Gala dinner twist takes a spin

PETALING JAYA: A video of Attorney General Tommy Thomas and Chief Justice Tan Sri Richard Malanjum dancing on stage at a social event has received various reactions from the public.

Letting their hair down: Thomas (in white shirt) and Malanjum (in suit) dancing on stage
15 Jan 2019 | 10:13 PM

Azmin dedicates tweet to his 'reunion' with Hishammuddin

PETALING JAYA: In a cute throwback to recent events, Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali has dedicated a tweet to a "reunion" between him and Datuk Seri Hishamuddin Hussein.

15 Jan 2019 | 9:31 PM

Dr M to speak at Oxford Union, a first for Malaysia and the region


PETALING JAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will be the first Malaysian and democratically-elected Asean leader to be invited to speak at the Oxford Union.

31 Dec 2018 | 4:58 PM

Malayan Pantheras achieve a first for Malaysia at Cambridge robotics contest

PETALING JAYA: Earlier this year, 11 youngsters made our country proud by being the first Malaysian team to compete at the Pi Wars competition at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom.

20 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Justo taking battle to the next level

PETALING JAYA: He endured jail time in Thailand, saw his young family suffer and is now ready to take the battle to the next level.

United front: Justo with his wife Laura and their son at the New Scotland Yard premises in London in a photo posted on Justo’s Facebook page.
18 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Outpouring of grief over Adib’s death

PETALING JAYA: The nation is reeling in pain at losing young Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim (pic), the firefighter who was gravely hurt during the Seafield Sri Maha Mariamman Temple fracas about a month ago.

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