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PAS Slams Rafizi Over MB Post Call

Pic: www.mole.myKUALA LUMPUR: PAS Ulama Council acting deputy chief Datuk Dr Mahfodz Mohamed yesterday castigated PKR’s newly elected vice-president Rafizi Ramli for urging PKR assemblymen in Selangor to turn down any nomination from the Islamist party for the menteri besar’s post.

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‘Umno Leaders Have Party’s Full Support’

Umno president Datuk Seri Najib Razak answering questions during a press conference at Menara Datuk Onn in Kuala Lumpur yesterday. With him are Umno vice-presidents Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (centre) and Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal. Pic: NST/Muhd Zaaba ZakeriaKUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday said he regarded Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s criticism of him as an internal party matter.

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MAS To Emerge ‘Leaner, Cleaner And Healthier’

A young boy looks at a Malaysia Airlines plane parked on the tarmac at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang. Khazanah, the national carrier’s majority shareholder, has announced plans to take MAS out of the red by implementing drastic measures. Pic: AFPKUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA Airlines (MAS) is poised to be leaner, cleaner and healthier under a RM6 billion recovery plan unveiled yesterday by Khazanah Nasional Bhd to rebuild the national carrier, which will see all involved having to take bitter medicine to stave off a bleak future.

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CIMB Appoints Tengku Zafrul As Acting Chief Executive

Datuk Seri Nazir Razak (Right) with Tengku Datuk Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz.  -pic by Surianie Mohd HanifKUALA LUMPUR: Tengku Datuk Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz, the former Chief Executive Officer of CIMB Investment Bank Bhd, has been appointed as acting Chief Executive of CIMB Group Holdings Bhd, effective September 1.

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Umno Leadership Supports Me, Says Najib On Dr M’s Criticisms

-NST picKUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak brushed aside criticisms levelled against him by former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, saying he still commanded the support of the Umno leadership.

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Three Killed, Four Injured In Dungun Collision

 -Pic by Rosli IlhamDUNGUN: Three people were killed while four others were injured when a Proton Perdana collided with a Honda CRV at Km18, Jalan Paka-Bandar Al Muktaffi Billah Shah (AMBS) here today.

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RM6b Is Not A Bailout For MAS: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Razak today denied that the RM6 billion to be injected into Malaysia Airlines (MAS) was a bailout, saying that Khazanah Nasional, which is in charge of revamping the ailing national carrier, fully intended to recover the funds.

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Only 800 Security Companies Allowed To Operate Nationwide - Zahid Hamidi

Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid HamidiKUALA LUMPUR: Only 800 security companies are allowed to operate nationwide effective today to limit their number and avoid unhealthy competition.

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Mohamad Salleh, Nurul Izzah And Saifuddin Fail To Reach Settlement, Suit Goes For Trial

KUALA LUMPUR:The suit filed by Datuk Seri Dr Mohamad Salleh Ismail against Lembah Pantai Member of Parliament Nurul Izzah Anwar and PKR secretary-general Saifuddin Nasution over the purchase of eight units of condominium, will go for full trial.

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Anifah To Take The Stand On Oct 30 Against Anwar

Datuk Seri Anifah AmanKUALA LUMPUR: Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman will take the stand on Oct 30 to rebut opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's allegations against him.

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