Ex-paper boy wins journalism award | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: Alagesh Theruravul Nathan was doing morning rounds delivering newspaper in his mother’s Perodua Kelisa in Ketari, Bentong, in 2007, when the New Straits Times called him for an interview for a journalist position.

Nstp, Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob

2/12/2021 4:25:00 AM

NSTnation Alagesh, who was 26 then, remembers taking a pen from a fellow interview candidate to fill up a form in the waiting area and recalls feeling nervous at the prospect of being grilled by editors Joseph Soosai and the late K.P. Waran.

KUALA LUMPUR: Alagesh Theruravul Nathan was doing morning rounds delivering newspaper in his mother’s Perodua Kelisa in Ketari, Bentong, in 2007, when the New Straits Times called him for an interview for a journalist position.

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