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December 20, 2017 11:51 AM ATM needs staff, officers with knowledge and expertise in various fields

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) officers and staff are encouraged to further their studies to gain more knowledge in related areas, and equip themselves to face future challenges and possible threats. Deputy Defence Minister Datuk Seri Johari Baharum said the ATM required its staff and officers to be highly-skilled in various fields 18

December 17, 2017 7:50 AM Two rookie astronauts, cosmonaut blast off to ISS (Updated)

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan: A three-man space crew featuring American and Japanese rookie astronauts as well as an experienced Russian cosmonaut blasted off on Sunday for a six-month mission at the International Space Station. Scott Tingle of Nasa, Anton Shkaplerov of Roscosmos and Norishige Kanai of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency powered into the sky in a Soyuz 29

December 13, 2017 7:38 AM Rescuers find bodies of two Malaysians lost at sea

Members of the Royal Malaysian Police air wing discussing the SAR operations involving the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA), Royal Malaysian Navy and marine police to search for the last remaining victim in the waters off the Middle Rocks today. ― Picture courtesy of MMEAJOHOR BARU, Dec 13 — A multi-agency search and rescue (SAR) operation 14

December 5, 2017 11:00 AM South Korea, US kick off largest air exercise amid North Korean warnings

SEOUL: South Korea and the United States launched their largest-ever joint aerial drills on Monday, officials said, a week after North Korea said it had tested its most advanced missile as part of a weapons programme that has raised global tensions. The annual U.S.-South Korean drill, called Vigilant Ace, will run until Friday, with six F-22 Raptor stealth 23

November 27, 2017 12:56 PM 576 receive federal awards, medals from King

KUALA LUMPUR: Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V today presented 2017 federal awards and medals to 576 people who were bestowed the honours earlier this year. Heading the list of recipients was the president of the Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Services (Cuepacs), Datuk Azih Muda, who received the Darjah Panglima Jasa Negara 14

November 22, 2017 11:00 AM US Navy plane crashes in Philippine Sea; three missing

TOKYO: A U.S. Navy transport plane carrying 11 people crashed in the Philippine Sea south of Japan on Wednesday as it flew to the aircraft carrier the Ronald Reagan, the U.S. Seventh Fleet said. Eight people had been rescued, with the remaining three unaccounted for, it said, adding that all of the rescued personnel were transferred to the Ronald Reagan 15

November 16, 2017 9:22 AM Two RMN ships take part in International Fleet Review in Pattaya

BANGKOK: Two Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) ships, frigate KD Lekiu and training ship KL Gagah Samudera have arrived in the waters off Pattaya to join 25 other naval ships from 18 countries for the Asean International Fleet Review (IFR) 2017. The IFR, which began on Tuesday and ends on Nov 22 was aimed at commemorating the Asean's 50th anniversary. In conjunction 17

November 11, 2017 3:49 AM Army field commander heads Kelantan honours list

KOTA BARU: Army Field Commander, West, Lt Gen Datuk Azizan Md Delin heads a list of 624 recipients of awards, medals, commendation letters and appointment as Justices of the Peace in conjunction with the 48th Birthday of the Sultan of Kelantan Sultan Muhammad V, who is also the Yang di-Pertuan Agong. Kelantan Regent Dr Tengku Muhammad Faiz Petra Sultan 11

November 8, 2017 6:57 AM Malaysia leads joint air patrol against terrorist threats in Sulu Sea

TAWAU: Malaysia today led the Trilateral Air Patrol (TAP), which also includes Indonesia and the Philippines, to check on terrorist threats and activities in the region. The TAP, which is scheduled to be held twice a month, monitors the current situation in the Sulu Sea and raises the domain awareness of the three countries, said Maritime Command Centre 11

November 1, 2017 11:57 AM Police probe New York truck attack that killed eight

NEW YORK: Police sought Wednesday to determine what pushed a pickup driver to mow down cyclists and pedestrians in New York, killing eight in the city's first deadly "act of terror" since Sept 11, 2001. The man, reportedly an Uzbek national, struck in broad daylight just blocks from the 9/11 Memorial, in an upscale neighbourhood on the West Side of Lower 37