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Datuk

(dæˈtʊk)
n
(Sociology) (in Malaysia) a title denoting membership of a high order of chivalry
[from Malay datu chief]
Datin fem n
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Umno president Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has hailed his PAS counterpart Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang as making the world a better place with his presence.
Kedah Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir heads a list of recipients of the state awards and medals in conjunction with the 77th birthday of the Sultan of Kedah Al Aminul Karim Sultan Sallehuddin Sultan Badlishah today.
Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg has today announced a reshuffle of the state Cabinet, with Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas named second minister of finance.
Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg today announced the appointment of Datuk Jaul Samion as the new Sarawak state secretary, taking over from Tan Sri Morshidi Ghani, effective today.
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In a unanimous ruling, the Federal Court today rejected Datuk Seri Najib Razak's last attempt to remove former judge Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram as the lead prosecutor in his 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) trial set to begin August 19.