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Country's First Malay Commercial Pilot Hassan Ahmad Passes Away

Veteran Malaysian aviator Captain Hassan Ahmad passed away last night at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital (HKL) at 9.15pm. Hassan and his wife Selina Chong Abdullah. — Pic by courtesy from Serina Chong Abdullah.

KUALA LUMPUR: Veteran Malaysian aviator Captain Hassan Ahmad passed away last night at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital (HKL) at 9.15pm.

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Singapore PM Meets Wan Azizah

Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail had a meeting with the Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong, here, today. Also present was PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. (NSTP/ABD RAHIM RAHMAT)

PUTRAJAYA: Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail had a meeting with the Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong, here, today.

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Taman Rimba Kiara Group Calls Out Ku Nan Over State Land Transfer Issue

KUALA LUMPUR: The ‘Save Taman Rimba Kiara Working Group’ has criticised former Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor for denying that Yayasan Wilayah Persekutuan was not involved in transferring state land in Taman Tun Dr Ismail (TTDI).

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Sources: Police Trying To Crack Open Eight Safes In Seri Perdana

KUALA LUMPUR: Police are in the process of opening eight safes located in Seri Perdana, the Prime Minister’s official residence, in Putrajaya.

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Dr Hilmi Relinquishes All His Posts In Umno, BN

GEORGE TOWN: Balik Pulau Umno division chief Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahaya has relinquished all his posts in Umno and Barisan Nasional (BN) effective yesterday after the party’s defeat in the 14th General Election (GE14).

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Ruler Breaks Fast With The Needy

ARAU: Raja of Perlis Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Putra Jamalullail graced his 75th birthday celebration by breaking fast with a group of orphans and the elderly at Istana Arau on Thursday.

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Helmet Absorbed Machete Blows From Assailant - Religious Teacher

Redhuan Embi, 32, had his helmet to thank for when he survived an attack by a parang-yielding man in Kampung Sungai Haji Muhammad, Rungkup yesterday. Photo: Harian Metro

TELUK INTAN -- Religious teacher Redhuan Embi swears by his safety helmet for having saved his life when a man ran amok while armed with a machete in Selekoh, Bagan  Datuk yesterday evening.

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Dr M Names Nine More Ministers, Making Initial Cabinet Line-Up Of 14

KUALA LUMPUR – Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today announced the names of nine more ministers of his Cabinet, bringing to 14 the total number of its initial line-up.

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Oil Royalty: Terengganu Needs A More Civil Approach

Datuk Raja Kamarul Bahrin Shah.KUALA TERENGGANU -- The Terengganu government needs to use a more civil approach if it wants to collaborate and seek assistance from the federal government.

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Call On New Sabah Gov't To Address Rising Cost Of Living Within 100 Days

Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.

KOTA KINABALU -- The new Sabah Government under the administration of Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has been urged to address the issue of the rising cost of living in the state within the first 100 days of rule.

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