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October 27, 2017 9:42 AM Bogus dentist from China gets jail, RM70,000 fine

Chinese national in midst of carrying out dental procedure in a hotel room when he was detained. KUALA LUMPUR: Another case involving a bogus dentist has emerged after the headline-grabbing case of Nur Farahanis Ezatty Adli earlier this month. Today, Chinese national Chen Jianghong, 48, was sentenced to a month’s jail and fined RM70,000 for setting up a dental 18

October 11, 2017 11:13 PM Bogus dentists visiting homes to treat patients

Association says the low prices charged encourage people to turn to such services but they ignore the dangers involved. KUALA LUMPUR: Bogus dentists who offers low prices are being encouraged by the lax attitude shown by the public who take safety lightly. President of the Malaysian Private Dental Practitioners Association (MPDPA) Dr V Nedunchelian said the price 76

October 11, 2017 3:19 PM “No, we didn’t”: Health Ministry, NGOs respond to alleged claims relating to bogus dentist fiasco

In an Instagram post, thanking her supporters and also claiming that her business was ‘approved’ – and granted to her by the Health Ministry – 20-year-old vocational college graduate, Nur Farahanis Ezatty Adli remained unrepentant, as she was released from Sungai Udang prison in Melaka after serving only six days of her six-month jail term for failing 150

October 11, 2017 3:06 AM Fake dentist gave herself away

MELAKA: Nur Farahanis Ezatty Adli, the woman at the centre of the fake dentist controversy, lodged a police report claiming that two patients did not pay her for dental services she provided. It turned out to be a self-inflicted “injury” as it put her on the radar of the state Health Department, which started tracking her. Eventually, enforcement officers 18

October 10, 2017 5:07 AM Social media users slam ‘unrepentant’ bogus dentist

Many have expressed anger over Nur Farahanis Ezatty Adli's video where she thanked the public for making her rich and famous. PETALING JAYA: Social media users have slammed a bogus dentist over a video she posted on Instagram where she appeared to be unrepentant and thanked the public for “making her rich and famous”. They criticised Nur Farahanis Ezatty 28

October 9, 2017 11:07 PM Group denies helping to pay bogus dentist’s fine

PETALING JAYA: Various local dental groups have come out strongly against the woman who was penalised for practising dentistry without a licence and who paid off the fine through public fundraising. Since then the Malaysian Muslim Consumer’s Association (PPIM) has denied raising funds to help bogus dentist Nur Farahanis Ezatty Adli, although they did not oppose 12

October 9, 2017 7:31 AM Now, PPIM says not behind fundraiser for bogus dentist

Nur Farhanis pleaded guilty last month for operating an unregistered private dental clinic in Melaka. — AFP picKUALA LUMPUR, Oct 9 — The Muslim Consumers Association of Malaysia (PPIM) has denied responsibility for a campaign to raise money to pay a woman’s fine for practising dentistry without a licence. An activist from the group, Muhammad Zharif Johor 21

September 30, 2017 4:49 AM US dentist puts himself in ‘Star Wars’ to sell laser dentistry (VIDEO)

NEW YORK, Sept 30 — A US dentist creatively inserted himself into Star Wars clips to promote laser dentistry in a video for his dental clinic. In the parody, Dr JS Abernathy edited himself into scenes from the sci-fi series, cleverly reworking the scene to destroy the Death Star into a look at how laser dentistry can be used instead of “old-fashioned 160

June 12, 2017 6:23 PM Aegean quake shakes buildings in Greece and Turkey, one dead

ISTANBUL/ATHENS A powerful 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck the western coast of Turkey and the Greek island of Lesbos on Monday, killing one woman and rattling buildings from the Aegean Turkish province of Izmir to the Greek capital Athens. The epicenter of the quake was about 84 km (52 miles) northwest of the Turkish coastal city of Izmir and 15 km south 34

May 28, 2017 5:29 AM Puntung’s condition worsens, dying of skin cancer

KOTA KINABALU: Puntung, one of the last three Sumatran rhinos in Malaysia, is dying of squamous cell cancer. Sabah Wildlife Department director Augustine Tuuga, in sharing the sad news with the media today said Puntung can no longer breathe through her left nostril, can no longer vocalise, is in pain and her condition is declining fast. Other than administering 87