PASIR SALAK, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- Pertubuhan Martabat Jalinan Muhibbah Malaysia (MJMM) president Abdul Rani Kulup Abdullah was among 127 army veterans who received the Pingat Jasa Malaysia (PJM) at a ceremony organised by the Veteran Affairs Department (JHEV).

PUTRAJAYA, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi's press secretary, Datuk Fadzlette Othman Merican Idris Merican, was today promoted from the rank of Brigadier General to Major General.

BACHOK, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- The three family members who were found murdered in a house turned into a hardware store in Taman Bahagia, Wakaf Mek Zainab, Kota Bharu, last Wednesday, were buried at a cemetery in Kampung Merabang here, today.

BUKIT MERTAJAM, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- The Penang branch of the Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry (KPDNKK) seized 156 tonnes of fake masonry cement, valued at RM78,000, in a raid at a warehouse in Jalan Bukit Minyak here yesterday.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) today announced the transfer of three of its senior officers, effective this Dec 18.

PETALING JAYA, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- The National Cooperative Organisation of Malaysia (Angkasa) made another history at the international level today with the election of its vice-president Datuk Kamarudin Ismail as a board member of the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA).

TASEK GELUGOR, Nov 17 (Bernama) -- The Wanita UMNO Sayang Squad today distributed aid to 350 flood victims in Tasek Gelugor parlimentary constituency.