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Jupiter, Black Eagle Make 'Friendship Flight' Debut At LIMA'17

South Korea's Black Eagles.

LANGKAWI -- For the first time ever, the Indonesian Air Force's (AU-TNI) Jupiter and South Korean Air Force's Black Eagles aerobatic teams took to the skies in a joint show at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition 2017 (LIMA'17) here today.

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No Decision Yet On Stopping Import Of Meat Products From Brazil - Ahmad Shabery

 Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek.

KEMAMAN -- The Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry has not made a decision to stop the import of beef and chicken meat from Brazil, said its Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek.

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Three IPTA Students Detained For Drug Possession

KUALA LUMPUR -- Three students of a public institution of higher learning (IPTA) in Serdang have been detained for suspected drug possession.

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LIMA'17: RMAF Nuri Upgrading Gets Feminine Touches

LANGKAWI -- The upgrading of the Royal Malaysian Air Force's (RMAF) Sikorsky S61A-4 helicopters, commonly known as Nuris, has received some feminine touches when two women avionic engineers are leading the upgrading works.

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Combating Climate Change Effects Takes More Than Promoting Renewable Energy

KUALA LUMPUR -- Efforts to minimise the effects of climate change should be extended beyond promoting the renewable energy spectrum and must be shouldered by individuals and government alike.

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Ex-Cop Gets Three Years' Jail For Smuggling Vietnamese Illegals

Abdul Hamid Othman (left). Photo: Berita Harian

KANGAR -- A former policeman was sentenced to three years by the Sessions Court, here, today after he was found guilty of smuggling three Vietnamese illegal immigrants three years ago.

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Fire Dept Makes Mercy Flight To Ferry Injured Orang Asli In Gua Musang

GUA MUSANG -- The Air Unit of the Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) today made a mercy flight to transport an Orang Asli youth who suffered a broken lower spine in a motorcycle accident for treatment.

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Teach Water Safety, Safe Rescue Skills In Schools, Say NGOs

KUALA LUMPUR -- In light of the increasing drowning cases across the nation since the start of the new year, several non-governmental organisations are pressing for the need to teach water safety and safe rescue skills in schools.

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Independence Fighter Siti Rahmah Dies Today

KUALA LUMPUR -- Independence fighter Datuk Siti Rahmah Kassim, 91, died of old age today.

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Government To Launch Nationwide Fiberization Plan

Photo: BernamaPUTRAJAYA -- The government will launch the Nationwide Fiberization Plan (2017-2019) for the expansion of the country's fixed broadband infrastructure.

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