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South Korea has won the 2019 Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey tournament. In the final, they defeated five time champion India in a penalty shootout 4-2 at Ipoh in Malaysia on April 1. Till the stipulated time both the teams had a score of 1 goal each. Even India was leading with one goal till half ..
Sultan Abdullah of Pahang has been elected as the new King of Malaysia, after Malaysian King Sultan Muhammad V step down from the throne before completing his five-year tenure on 6th January 2019. Sultan Abdullah will be sworn-in as the Nation’s 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong (or head of state) in a traditional ceremony on 31st ..
Topics: Abdullah of Pahang • Government of Malaysia • Installation of Yang di-Pertuan Agong XVI • Malaysian Muslims • Monarchies of Malaysia • Muhammad V of Kelantan • Orders, decorations, and medals of Malaysia • Recipients of the Darjah Kerabat Diraja Malaysia • Recipients of the Order of the Crown of the Realm • States and federal territories of Malaysia • Yang di-Pertuan Agong
Great Britain lifted the 8th edition of Sultan Johar Cup Junior Hockey tournament in Johor Bahru, Malaysia on October 13, 2018. In the final, Great Britain defeated India 3-2. The other teams in the tournament were Japan, Australia, Malaysia and New Zealand.
Tommy Thomas, an ethnic Indian Christian lawyer, has been appointed as the new attorney general of Malaysia. He succeeded Mohamad Apandi Ali. Tommy is the first practising lawyer to be appointed directly from the Malaysian Bar to be the attorney general, and the first non-Malay and non-Muslim Malaysian to hold this post. The appointment has ..
Topics: Attorney General of Malaysia • Commanders of the Order of Loyalty to the Crown of Malaysia • Countries • Government of Malaysia • In Malaysia • Malaysia • Malaysian Muslims • Mohamed Apandi Ali • Orders, decorations, and medals of Malaysia • Politics of Malaysia • Tommy Thomas
Mahathir bin Mohamad has become the new Prime Minister of Malaysia on May 10, after scoring a historic victory at the 14th general election 2018. With this, 92-year old Mahathir became the oldest living Prime Minister of Malaysia and the world’s oldest head of government. His coalition party ‘Pakatan Harapan’ defeated the governing Barisan Nasional ..
Topics: Government • In Malaysia • International reactions to the 2018 Malaysian general election • Mahathir Mohamad • Malaysian Muslims • Najib Razak • Orders, decorations, and medals • Orders, decorations, and medals of Malaysia • Prime Ministers of Malaysia
World champions Australia have lifted the coveted 27th edition of the Sultan Azlan Shah cup 2018 in Ipoh, Malaysia on March 10, 2018. In the final, they beat defending champions England by a narrow 2-1 margin. With this, Australia has now won the prestigious tournament for the 10th time. Earlier, in the classification match for ..