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Najib arrives in Singapore to officiate opening of Malaysia’s first Agro-bazaar overseas

Wednesday, 27 August 2014.

SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak arrived here today, for a one-day working visit to officiate the opening of Malaysia's first Agro-bazaar outlet overseas.

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Federal Territories Mufti Datuk Md. Hashim Yahya passes away

By Farah Farhanah Hishamudin - Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 18:17

KUALA LUMPUR: The former Federal Territories Mufti Datuk Md. Hashim Yahya passed away today at the A-Islam Specialist Hospital in Kampung Baru, here at about 1.50pm. He was 75.

Decomposed body found with hands tied at the back

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 18:08

SHAH ALAM: A decomposed body of a man with his hands tied behind his back was found dumped in a landfill at Jalan Sungai Jati, Klang, today.

About 256 pilgrims leave to Madinah to perform haj under special programme

By ILI LIYANA MOKHTAR - Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 17:20

SEPANG: A total of 256 pilgrims left for Madinah today morning to perform the haj pilgrimage under the Prime Minister's Special Haj Program-Yayasan 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

Company director charged with causing hurt on maid

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 16:36

GEORGE TOWN: A company director pleaded not guilty at the Magistrate Court here today to a charge of causing hurt on her maid at her house in Air Itam here last week.

MH17: Identification process of remaining remains enters challenging phase

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 16:19

THE HAGUE: The process of identifying the remains of the remaining MH17 Malaysian crash victims has now entered the difficult and challenging phase.

Pas Selangor commissioner disagrees with PKR and DAP's act of defiance

By FIRDAOUS FADZIL - Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 16:13

SHAH ALAM: Pas Selangor commissioner Iskandar Abdul Samad disagrees with Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) and DAP's insistence on naming only one candidate despite the Sultan of Selangor's decree for each party to nominate more than two candidates to replace Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim as menteri besar.

Woman dies in accident

By Nazwin Nazri - Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 16:01

KANGAR: A 22-year-old woman was killed after the motorcycle she was riding on collided with a four-wheel drive from the opposite direction at KM7, Simpang Tiga, Jalan Santan here yesterday.

MB Khalid: I was not the sole candidate for MB’s post in 2008, 2013

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 15:27

SHAH ALAM: Menteri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim has denied claims by PKR and DAP that only his name was submitted for the menteri besar post in 2008 and 2013.

A letter from palace will decide DAP’s next move

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 14:48

GEORGE TOWN: The DAP will wait for the letter from the Sultan of Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah before making any statement on the new candidate for the Selangor Menteri Besar.

Custom seizes 3.1mil sticks of contraband cigarettes

By Halim Said - Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 13:57

JOHOR BARU: The Johor Customs Department seized 3.1 million sticks of contraband cigarette in cartons loaded inside a lorry at Felda Tenggaroh in Mersing on Monday morning.