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Merdeka Day celebrated with full of patriotism

Sunday, 31 August 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: It was a joyous 57th Merdeka Day celebration with more than 10,000 members of the public from all walks of life arriving early in the morning to witness the National Day parade.

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Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 08:59

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians celebrated Merdeka Day on a moderate scale following the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 and MH17 tragedies, but the spirit of patriotism was in full bloom at Dataran Merdeka, venue of the traditional celebrations.

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By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 08:37

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Be faithful to govt of the day, civil servants told

Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 08:08

KUALA LUMPUR: PRIME Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has reminded civil servants to remain faithful to the government of the day and to air their grievances through the proper channels.

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By FAZLEENA AZIZ - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 08:08

KUALA LUMPUR: THE importance of strengthening solidarity among Malaysians and leaving behind a prosperous and peaceful country for future generations are stressed as being crucial by Datuk Seri Najib Razak in his Merdeka message yesterday.

Be faithful to govt of the day, civil servants told

Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 08:08

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has reminded civil servants to remain faithful to the government of the day and to air their grievances through the proper channels.

DPM: Tragedies made us stronger

By B. SURESH RAM - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 08:08

KUALA LUMPUR: THE atmosphere for this year’s 57th Merdeka Day celebrations is different, unlike previous years.

PM: Learn Merdeka spirit

Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 08:08

PRIME Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said although the country’s 57th Merdeka Day celebrations today will be on a moderate scale, they give Malaysians the opportunity to learn the true meaning of Merdeka.

‘Plant seeds of love, unity’

By KALAVAANI KARUPIAH AND ELVINA FERNANDEZ - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 08:08

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EC: Pas agreed to polling date

By ADRIAN LAI - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 08:07

KUALA LUMPUR: THE Election Commission (EC) has refuted claims that it did not consult Pas when deciding the date of the Pengkalan Kubor by-election.