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Nadirah H Rodzi

newsdesk@thestar.com.my

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11 Feb 2019 | 11:46 AM

Fake degree scandal a real threat to Pakatan’s standing, says analyst

KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ ANN): It began with a deputy minister finding himself in hot water after his academic qualifications were questioned. The controversy then grew to engulf other leading politicians, placing the Malaysian government under scrutiny.

16 Sep 2017 | 2:41 PM

My Local Maid: Creating job opportunities for Malaysian women

KUALA LUMPUR: When Nor Asma Arifin graduated with a diploma in accounting, the fifth of 10 children thought she was on the way out of poverty. But the 21-year-old from Dungun, Terengganu, spent a year looking for a job after graduation with no luck.

 Nor Asma Arifin, who was initially apprehensive about living with strangers, has adjusted well to living with her employer’s family. She helps care for his three children and does the household chores.ST PHOTO: NADIRAH H. RODZI.
17 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Chong ‘abducted’ in Haadyai while searching for leads on Pastor Koh

PETALING JAYA: Former Petaling Jaya councillor Peter Chong, who disappeared two weeks ago after hinting on Facebook that he was being threatened, has returned home from Thailand.

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16 Apr 2017 | 8:07 PM

'Missing' activist Peter Chong claims he was abducted in Haadyai

PETALING JAYA: Former Petaling Jaya councillor Peter Chong, who arrived home after crossing into Thailand Sunday, claims to have been abducted in Haadyai.

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16 Apr 2017 | 3:15 PM

M-cyclist killed after grazing car parked on emergency lane

KAJANG: A teenager was among two people killed while three others were seriously injured in a four-vehicle accident on the Kuala Lumpur-Seremban Highway.

16 Apr 2017 | 1:21 PM

'Missing' activist Peter Chong arrives home after Thai trip

PETALING JAYA: Former Petaling Jaya councillor Peter Chong, who was reportedly missing for more than a week, has arrived home after crossing into Thailand.

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13 Apr 2017 | 4:44 PM

Ampang PKR Youth chief probed for his 'unusual' wealth


PUTRAJAYA: Ampang PKR Youth chief Datuk Adam Rosly has been detained by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to assist in an investigation into his “unusual” wealth.

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11 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

African rhino horns worth RM13.6mil seized at KLIA

SEPANG: The KLIA Customs Department foiled an attempt to smuggle in some RM13.6mil worth of African rhinoceros horns, making it the first and biggest such haul in the country.

Enormous haul: Hamzah together with his officers displaying 18 rhino horns worth over RM13mil that were seized from KLIA’s cargo area. — Bernama
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10 Apr 2017 | 6:10 PM

Unexploded mortar shell found in Kajang

KAJANG: A resident had the shock of his life when he discovered a mortar shell near a public hall at Jalan Reko here at about 8.30am.

It was learned that the explosive was brought to a location in Kuari Batu Semenyih for disposal.
10 Apr 2017 | 12:46 PM

Customs bust attempt to smuggle in African rhino horns

SEPANG: The Customs Department intercepted an attempt to smuggle in some RM13.6mil worth of African rhinoceros horns - making it the first and biggest haul of the item in Malaysia.

Hamzah (centre) showing the rhinoceros horns that were seized.