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Norbaiti Phaharoradzi

baiti@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Norbaiti Phaharoradzi

2 May 2017 | 7:00 AM

Helping coral reefs grow

MERSING: To further beautify its private beach area and raise more corals for the benefit of the future generation, a group of volunteers and resort staff spent about three days on their first coral restoration project.

Low (front centre) and some of the 40 divers involved in the project.
22 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Drop in orders for cookies

JOHOR BARU: Following the increase in prices of cookies, brought about by higher cost of ingredients, orders for Hari Raya have reduced this year.

Aminah baking for customers at her house in Taman Setia Tropika, Johor Baru
21 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Enforcement officers working hard to nab those behind scratch-and-win scams

JOHOR BARU: Johor Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism Ministry (KPDNKK) has recorded zero scratch-andwin cases in the state for 2017.

20 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Slapped with 33 counts of graft

JOHOR BARU: State executive councillor Datuk Abd Latif Bandi has been charged in the Sessions Court here with 33 counts of graft, the earliest of which stretches back to just six months after he assumed office.

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19 Apr 2017 | 2:05 PM

MACC: Twenty-four questioned over Mara Aussie property purchase

JOHOR BARU: A total of 24 witnesses have been called in by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to assist with investigations over the alleged acquisition of property in Australia by Mara Incorporated Sdn Bhd (Mara Inc).

19 Apr 2017 | 10:25 AM

Johor exco man charged with graft

JOHOR BARU: Johor state executive councillor Datuk Abdul Latif Bandi has been charged at the Sessions Court here with 33 counts of graft.

16 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Hisham: Centre can help correct negative image of Islam

KLUANG: The King Salman Centre for International Peace (KSCIP), to be set up in Malaysia, can help correct any negative image of Islam and its followers, said Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hus­sein.

New place: Hishammuddin opening the Felda Kahang Timur community centre as Kahang assemblyman R. Vidyananthan looks on.
15 Apr 2017 | 3:20 PM

Hisham: KSCIP will help correct negative perception of Islam

KLUANG: The King Salman Centre for International Peace (KSCIP), which is to be set up in the country, will bolster the efforts of Islamic countries in correcting the negative perception of Islam.

14 Apr 2017 | 6:38 PM

Cops arrest man over vulgar Facebook post against TMJ

JOHOR BARU: Police have arrested a man for posting vulgar and insulting remarks against Tunku Mahkota Johor Tunku (TMJ) Ismail Sultan Ibrahim and the Johor royal institution on Facebook.

13 Apr 2017 | 8:56 PM

Four evacuated after flash floods in JB

JOHOR BARU: Four flood victims, including a female senior citizen, were evacuated to safety due to flash floods in two areas in the city Thursday.