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Merdeka Day Celebrations: Big Turnout In Sabah And Perak

Pic: NSTKOTA KINABALU: Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Juhar Mahiruddin joined thousands to celebrate the Sabah state-level 57th Merdeka Day at Likas Sports Complex here.

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MAS Staffers Concerned With Restructuring Plan

Pic: ReutersKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines’ restructuring plan, which includes axing 6,000 jobs - around a third of the workforce - has caused worries among staffers, particularly cabin crew.

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Remain Faithful To The Govt Of The Day Says Najib

Pic:NSTKUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has reminded civil servants to remain faithful to the government of the day, and that they should air their grievances through the proper channels.

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Merdeka Celebration Gives Opportunity To Learn True Meaning Of Merdeka - PM

Pic:fmtKUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said even though the country's 57th Merdeka Day tomorrow will be celebrated on a moderate scale, it wil give the people a good opportunity to learn the true meaning of merdeka.

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PPKM: Do Not Politicise, Exploit Tun M's Criticism

Pic:MMKUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Government Retirees Association (PPKM) has called on all quarters to not politicise or exploit Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's criticism against Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak's administration.

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Hishamuddin Denies Opposition's MH17 Claims

Pic:BernamaJOHOR BARU: Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein (pix) today denied allegations by some opposition parties accusing the government of according greater honour to Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17 victims when compared to security personnel killed in the Lahad Datu intrusion.

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MH17: Next Of Kin Flown To Amsterdam For Identification

Pic:MMKUANTAN: More family members of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 tragedy have been flown to Amsterdam to identify the remains of the victims and to manage their belongings.

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Khalid To Issue Statement About MB Post On Wednesday

Tan Sri Abdul Khalid IbrahimSHAH ALAM: Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim (pix) said he will issue a statement on his position as Selangor mentri besar Wednesday.

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Anwar Slams Khazanah’s Retrenchment Plan For MAS Staff

Pic:BernamaPUCHONG: The government’s decision to retrench 6,000 staff of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) as part of its move to revive the loss-making national airline carrier has been slammed by PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.

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Guan Eng Advised Not To Challenge IGP

Pic:fmtKLUANG: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has been advised not to challenge the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar on the issue of the state's Volunteer Patrol Teams (PPS), and to discuss with the authorities instead.

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