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Pengkalan Kubur assemblyman, Datuk Noor Zahidi Omar died of cancer

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Wednesday, 20 August 2014.

KOTA BARU: Barisan Nasional assemblyman for Pengkalan Kubur in Tumpat, Datuk Noor Zahidi Omar died of cancer early today.

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Car wash worker sent to the gallows for drugs trafficking

By Adie Suri Zulkefli - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 12:00

ALOR STAR: A car wash worker was sentenced to the gallows by the High Court here after he was found guilty to a drug trafficking charge in Sungai Petani last January.

Watch out for possible closure on the Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway (Akleh)

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 11:49

KUALA LUMPUR : Motorists using the Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway (Akleh) are advised to watch out for possible closure of stretches and alternative routes between now and Sept 15, according to Projek Lintasan Kota Holdings Sdn Bhd (Prolintas).

PM conveyed his condolences to the family of the late assemblyman

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 09:39

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister conveyed condolences to the family of the late Pengkalan Kubur assemblyman Datuk Noor Zahidi Omar who died of cancer this morning, via Twitter.

PM launches ‘1Malaysia Ikon’ TV programme

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 08:11

THIRTEEN of the country’s most prominent figures have been selected to be featured in the 1Malaysia Ikon documentary-drama programme produced by 1Malaysia TV.  Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said Malaysians should be trailblazers and emulate the icons to become rich in character, spirit, ende

‘Not many can do what Najib does’

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 08:10

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has proven his mettle as a leader, a foremost example of which can be seen in his handling of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy, said Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein.

‘Simple but dignified ceremony’

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 08:10

THE winding roads to Sepang this Friday will be the hardest to traverse, especially for those left reeling by the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy.

‘State’s water plans won’t be affected’

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 08:10

THE Selangor leadership crisis will not affect the restructuring of the state’s water industry as the Heads of Agreement inked between the Federal Government and the state was irrevocable, said Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili.

5 soldiers killed in 2 accidents

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 08:09

FIVE soldiers were killed and five others were injured in two accidents in Sandakan and Kuantan yesterday.

‘EPU fairness in bids vital’

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 08:09

KUALA LUMPUR: The Economic Planning Unit (EPU) must be fair to the seven companies bidding to manage the National Fuel Subsidy Rationalisation Programme, said Malaysian Institute of Corporate Governance president Tan Sri Megat Najmuddin Megat Khas.

5 charged with selling illicit ciggies

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 08:09

FIVE grocery shop owners were charged at three courts here, Temerloh and Maran with possession of illicit cigarettes at their premises.