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Dissolution of state assembly unlikely

With the PAS making the decision not to support Khalid Ibrahim as Selangor menteri besar, what raises concern next is whether Khalid will resign on his own or will seek the Sultan's consent to dissolve the state legislative assembly.


Speaker to notify EC of vacancy of state seat

Kelantan State Assembly Speaker Abdullah Ya'kub will notify the Elections Commission (EC) about the vacancy for the Pengkalan Kubor state constituency seat as soon as possible.


Air traffic 'silence' at KLIA to honour MH17 victims

The KL International Airport (KLIA) is to be without any movement of other aeroplanes when the special aircraft flies in with the remains of several Malaysian victims of the Flight MH17 tragedy on Friday, said Department of Civil Aviation director-general Datuk Azharuddin Abdul Rahman.


Noor Zahidi's warm and friendly attitude wins people's hearts

Pangkalan Kubor assemblyman Datuk Noor Zahidi Omar who died of liver cancer early today was known by many for his warm and friendly attitude.


Govt to send team to Australia on next phase of search for MH370

The government today decided to send a delegation to Canberra, Australia next week to discuss the next phase of the search for the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370.


July CPI up 3.2%

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased 3.2 per cent to 110.3 in July 2014 compared with 106.9 in the corresponding month of last year, the Statistics Department said.


Court dismisses Khairy's appeal to amend defence statement

The Court of Appeal here today dismissed Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin's appeal to amend his statement of defence in the RM100 million defamation suit brought against him by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.


Remains of 20 MH17 victims to arrive Friday

The official ceremony to honour the victims of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 crash to be held at the Bunga Raya Complex, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) at 10am this Friday will involve the remains of 20 Malaysian victims.


Nurul Izzah-Utusan defamation case settled out of court

The defamation suit filed by Lembah Pantai Member of Parliament Nurul Izzah Anwar against Utusan Group editor-in-chief Datuk Abdul Aziz Ishak and Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Berhad concerning her statement on religious freedom for Malays, was solved today after the two parties reached the out-of-court settlement.


Nation to observe minute's silence in honour of MH17 victims

The nation is to observe a minute's silence anytime between 10.45 am and 11.15 am on Friday in honour of the victims of the Flight MH17 tragedy as the remains of several Malaysian victims arrive at the KL International Airport in Sepang.