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PETALING JAYA - Kedah's Sultan Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah, has passed away at the age of 89.

He passed away at 2.30pm on Monday.

The Kedah ruler made history when he became Agong for the second time in 2012 after being installed for the first time in 1970.

Tuanku Abdul Halim ended his term as the 14th Yang di-Pertuan Agong last December and was replaced by Kelantan ruler Sultan Muhammad V.

He received his early education at Sekolah Melayu Titi Gajah and then went to the Sultan Abdul Hamid College in Alor Setar.

In 1952, when he was the Raja Muda of Kedah, Tuanku Abdul Halim attended Wadham College, Oxford, in London, graduating in social science and public administration.

Tuanku Abdul Halim married Tuanku Hajah Bahiyah Tuanku Abdul Rahman on March 10, 1956, and they were blessed with three princesses, Tunku Soraya, Tunku Salina and Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz. Tunku Salina has since passed away.

Sultanah Bahiyah died in 2003. Tuanku Abdul Halim married Che Puan Hajah Haminah Hamidun on Dec 25, 1975, and Her Majesty was proclaimed the new Sultanah of Kedah on Jan 9, 2004, with the title of Tuanku Sultanah Hajah Haminah.

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KUALA LUMPUR - All ideas discussed with online friends during chats relating to #Bajet2018 will be studied and considered for the 2018 Budget, said Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

The Prime Minister said this on his blog NajibRazak.com in connection to the ideas brought up during a chat session at a shopping complex here tonight.

This includes the views of real-estate expert Faizul Ridzuan who said he was grateful for the government’s efforts to provide many housing projects like the 1Malaysia

 

PUTRAJAYA - Former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pic) was present at the Palace of Justice here on Thursday to testify at the proceedings of the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into foreign exchange losses by Bank Negara Malaysia around the 1990s.

The former finance minister, who is now serving a jail sentence, was escorted by Prison Department personnel when entering the Palace of Justice at about 8.40am.

The vehicle bringing Anwar, which was escorted by vehicles from

PUTRAJAYA - Former Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) governor Tan Sri Zeti Akhtar Aziz said she knew of the central bank's forex losses following a meeting in London with the bank's senior officers.

She said the late BNM governor, Tan Sri Jaffar Hussein, was informed of the massive exposure to the central bank as a result of foreign exchange transactions during the meeting.

Zeti, who was in BNM's London office when the financial scandal took place, said the then assistant governor Datuk Abdul Murad

KUALA LUMPUR - Umno Youth is standing in solidarity with the Rohingya people from Myanmar by staging two protests here today.

The first will be held in front of the United Nations’ Malaysia headquarters in Jalan Dungun, Damansara Heights at 10am and later in front of the Myanmar Embassy here after Friday prayers at 3pm.

Umno youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin announced about the protest at a press conference at the Putra World Trade Centre on Thursday.

“We are asking the government to once again

SHAH ALAM - The Selangor government is urged to immediately sign the Corruption-Free Pledge (IBR) as it is the only state government in the country that has not yet done so.

Selangor Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) director Datuk Wan Ramli Wan Abdullah said the commission was still waiting for feedback from the administration of Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali to hold discussion on the pledge.

"To date, 90 state and federal organisations in Selangor have signed

KUALA LUMPUR - Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor tonight attended the International Women’s Federation of Commerce and Industry (IWFCI) Malaysia’s charity gala dinner.

She was accompanied by Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Rohani Abdul Karim and IWFCI Malaysia president Datuk Elaine Teh.

The dinner was held to mark the federation’s Global Women’s Trade Summit 2017.

The dinner featured a fashion show as well as an auction, which saw 12 dresses by acclaimed designers Ali

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