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Ng Si Hooi

sihooi@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Ng Si Hooi

11 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Teen shoots rare white crow with bead gun

THE discovery of a white crow by a teenager has caused quite a stir among the residents of Taman Setia Jaya, Sabak Bernam, Kosmo! reported.

4 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Statues of deities flown in on business class

STATUES of three deities, including a 1.8m statue of the Mazu goddess (pic), were flown in on business class from China to Malaysia.

4 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Talks on Tamil and Dravidian culture end in heated row

A CONFERENCE on Tamil and Dravidian culture and languages featuring professors and thinkers from Tamil Nadu, India, came to a halt when some in the audience took exception to comments made by speakers which led to a confrontation reported Malaysia Nanban.

2 Mar 2017 | 7:00 AM

North Korea and its people seem to be trapped in time

When I had a rare chance to visit North Korea about 10 years ago, it felt like entering a drab and bland country, writes NG SI HOOI.

Idol worship: Visitors paying their respects at the statue of Il-sung in Pyongyang.
12 Feb 2017 | 12:38 PM

Kota Melaka MP, three assemblymen quit DAP

MALACCA: Four DAP state leaders, including Kota Melaka MP Sim Tong Him, have quit the party.

9 Jan 2017 | 7:00 AM

Golfers offer money to score with caddies

YOUNG and beautiful caddies working at several top golf clubs, which are frequented by high-ranking government officials and businessmen, have been offered thousands of ringgit for companionship, reported Mingguan Malaysia.

28 Nov 2016 | 7:00 AM

Aaron’s girlfriend said to be expecting

ACCORDING to Guang Ming Daily, the girlfriend of Cantopop star Aaron Kwok, Chinese model Moka Fang (pic), is apparently pregnant.

28 Nov 2016 | 7:00 AM

Students probed over killing of monkey

FOUR medical students in Tamil Nadu are being investigated over the torture and killing of a monkey, Malaysia Nanban reported.

28 Nov 2016 | 7:00 AM

PTPTN announces discount plan for 137,609 to settle loans

A TOTAL of 137,609 National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) borrowers got discounts totalling RM12mil via a measure an­nounced in Budget 2017, BH Ahad reported.

12 Nov 2016 | 7:00 AM

Students ‘run amok with tiger-like behaviour and superhuman strength’

MASS hysteria has been afflicting a school in Negri Sembilan, causing 31 students and teachers to simulate tiger-like behaviour.

Baffling behaviour: An affected student being held down by teachers at the school near Jempol in Negri Sembilan.