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May 17, 2018 1:11 PM Patriot slams Perkasa for outdated race-based thinking

PETALING JAYA: Persatuan Patriot Kebangsaan has expressed their astonishment at Perkasa's call for the new finance minister post not to be given to a non-Malay, adding that the days of race-based politicking are now over under the newly formed government. Patriot president, Brig-Gen (rtd) Datuk Mohamed Arshad Raji called for Perkasa's "race-based, stereotype 5

May 13, 2018 4:15 AM Indonesia church attacks kill six, dozens wounded

SURABAYA: A wave of blasts including a suicide bombing struck outside churches in Indonesia on Sunday, killing at least six and wounding dozens of others, police said, the latest assault on a religious minority in the world's biggest Muslim-majority country. Three separate locations in the city of Surabaya were hit by the bombings around 7:30am, which 4

May 11, 2018 10:38 AM Student body congratulates Dr M

KUALA LUMPUR: The Muslim Students Association of Malaysia (PKPIM) congratulated Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on his appointment as the Prime Minister. "Congratulations to Tun Dr Mahathir on being appointed as the seventh Prime Minister and may this appointment bring more benefits to the people of Malaysia," said PKPIM president Muhammad Khair Sujud in a statement 11

May 9, 2018 7:29 AM Woman dies while waiting to vote

DUNGUN: A woman collapsed and died while waiting in a queue to vote at the polling station at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Pulau Serai in the general election today. Rokiah Sulung, 54, from Kampung Pelandang collapsed at 8.20am and was pronounced dead by a medical officer. Her eldest daughter, Nurzita Md Nur, 36, who had accompanied her to the station 4

May 6, 2018 8:09 AM Dr Mahathir prevented from visiting Nik Aziz's grave

KOTA BARU: Pakatan Harapan (PH) chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has been prevented from visiting the grave of Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat by the family members of the late PAS spiritual leader, here today. At about 9am, Nik Abdul Aziz's son Nik Adli was seen locking the gates of the Kampung Pulau Melaka Muslim cemetery, which was also blocked by a lorry 6

April 24, 2018 8:20 AM Armenia marks Ottoman massacres after leader quits

YEREVAN: In a show of unity Tuesday, Armenians marked the anniversary of the massacre of 1.5 million of their kin by Ottoman forces in 1915, a day after leader Serzh Sarkisian resigned after days of protests. The commemorations are a hugely emotional event for the country and Armenians of all stripes flocked to a hilltop memorial in the capital Yerevan 27

April 20, 2018 7:44 AM Former Johor Exco member Sabariah Ahmad dies

JOHOR BARU: A former Johor state executive councillor, Datuk Sabariah Ahmad, died early today of stroke and related complications, according to a family member. She was 79. Sabariah died at about 12.30am at her house in Muar, said her grandniece Haziqah Nasirah Zolbahar. She said Sabariah would be buried at the Kampung Parit Kadi Muslim Cemetery in Muar after 15

April 19, 2018 2:34 AM Pakatan stronger than Gagasan Sejahtera, says Nik Aziz’s son

Nik Omar (right), who is a PAS lifetime member, said alliances were necessary in politics to win elections. — Picture via FacebookKUALA LUMPUR, April 19 ― Nik Omar Nik Abdul Aziz, son of the late PAS spiritual leader Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat, said Pakatan Harapan (PH) was stronger than PAS-led alliance Gagasan Sejahtera. Nik Omar, who is a PAS lifetime 11

April 17, 2018 5:41 AM Napsiah Omar buried in Kuala Pilah

Datuk Seri Najib Razak presents the ‘Melayu Terbilang’ Award to Wanita Umno permanent chairman Tan Sri Napsiah Omar in Kuala Lumpur May 11, 2017. — Bernama picKUALA PILAH, April 17 — The remains of Wanita Umno permanent chairman Tan Sri Napsiah Omar was buried at the Kampung Jawa Muslim Cemetery here today at 12.40pm. About 500 people, comprising family 7

April 16, 2018 4:12 AM MARA chairman’s son dies, aged 33

MARA chairman Datuk Dr Awang Adek Hussin. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — A son of MARA chairman Datuk Dr Awang Adek Hussin died at his residence in Jalan Tropica Utama, Petaling Jaya, near here last night. Special officer to Awang Adek, Che Samsuzaha Che Noh said Ahmad Azram, 33, who was a bachelor, breathed his last at 11.40pm. “The funeral prayers 9