Tag Archives: cancer

June 12

Former NST boss Abdullah Ahmad dies of cancer

Former New Straits Times (NST) editor-in-chief Tan Sri Abdullah Ahmad (pic) lost his battle with cancer at the age of 83.   He passed away at 1.15pm on Sunday at Pantai Medical Centre. According to his close friend, Abdullah’s remains will be brought to his home in Kuala Lumpur at about 3pm and is expected to […]

April 25

Actress, ex-Miss Malaysia Samantha Schubert dies of cancer

Actress, producer and former Miss Malaysia / World 1991 Samantha Schubert died of cancer at 7.15pm on Monday. It is learnt that Schubert, in her 40s, had been ill for a few months and was treated at the Prince Court Medical Centre in Jalan Tun Razak here. A longtime friend, producer Puan Sri Tiara Jacquelina […]