Tag: Habibie

Former Indonesian President Habibie dies, Anwar and Mahathir send condolences

PKR president Anwar Ibrahim has expressed his deep sadness over the passing of former Indonesian president BJ Habibie, saying he considered the third President of Indonesia as  family. "I received the sad news from Indonesia that my close and trusted friend who was also the...

Former Indonesian president who coined the term ‘Red dot Singapore’ is still in hospital

Former Indonesian President Bacharuddin Jusuf Habibie who is well-known among Singaporean politicians for his remarks on Singapore being 'the red dot', is still recuperating in hospital. Better known as BJ Habibie, he was in intensive care at the Gatot Soebroto Army Central Hospital where he...

More likely MH370 broke into pieces to a gory end, says expert

KUALA LUMPUR:  More and more experts are now saying they believe the lost MH370 aircraft broke into pieces in air, or on collision with the sea. Days after the MH370 went missing, former Indonesian President and aviation expert Burhanuddin Habibie said the plane would have...