Last edition’s runners up, Kepong Badminton Club (Kepong BC) upset star studded, Ampang Jaya Badminton Club (AJBC), 12-8 in the semi-finals to make it back to back finals in the SS Purple League. Finalists, Kepong BC were not given a ghost of a chance against AJBC who won all their seven matches on the trot in Stage 1 thus receiving a bye through to the semis, whereas Kepong BC had to go through Stage 2 and had to overcome Serdang Badminton Club (Serdang BC) 10-4 in the quarter finals yesterday. But playing an extra game yesterday at the Final Rounds venue, Arena...

An efficient, active and just ruler with nothing close to his heart than his subjects – these noble traits represent the personality of the Sultan of Pahang, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah Ibni Sultan Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah, who was elected as the 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong today. Mr Christopher (left) and Sultan of Pahang, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah Ibni Sultan Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah (right) Sultan Abdullah’s name is synonymous with the politeness and fairness showed with regard to his subjects, noble values inherited from his father, Paduka Ayahanda Sultan Ahmad Shah Sultan Abu Bakar. His deep concern...