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The China Post
Taiwan won't back down on fishing rights: Mathat "a tacit understanding" had been reached with Japan on fishing in disputed
Taiwan won't back down on fishing rights: Ma
The China Post / Posted 2 hours ago
that "a tacit understanding" had been reached with Japan on fishing in disputed waters under the presidency of Chen Shui-bian. The report, which the DPP later refuted as untrue, claimed that a deal was orchestrated by former National Security... Read more
7h
The Borneo Post
Be steadfast, Baru Bian urges Christian votersKUCHING: State PKR chairman Baru Bian said BN hit a new low with the latest pro
Be steadfast, Baru Bian urges Christian voters
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 hours ago
KUCHING: State PKR chairman Baru Bian said BN hit a new low with the latest promise of money for the churches in Ba Kelalan two days before polling day. Baru pointed out that since the BN wanted to influence the Christian vote, Datuk Seri Panglima... Read more
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The Borneo Post
May 7 a day of reckoning in Ba Kelalanbattle to the finish line is in store for the Ba Kelalan hot seat between SPDP’
May 7 a day of reckoning in Ba Kelalan
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 hours ago
battle to the finish line is in store for the Ba Kelalan hot seat between SPDP’s Willie Liau and PKR Sarawak chief Baru Bian in the Lun Bawang heartland and the results could go either way this time round. Both sides are confident of winning by... Read more
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11h
Sabah Daily Express
Lajim: PBB will soon be destabilisedof Sarawak to show their displeasure by rejecting BN candidates and vote for Pa
Lajim: PBB will soon be destabilised
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 hours ago
of Sarawak to show their displeasure by rejecting BN candidates and vote for Pakatan Harapan candidates on polling day, this Saturday. Also present were PKR candidate for Ba'Kelalan, Baru Bian and Sabah PKR communication director Patri... Read more
11h
Sabah Daily Express
Battle for Batu Kawah most watched2011. Ba'Kelalan (N81): This battle in the Bario highlands is a repeat of the
Battle for Batu Kawah most watched
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 hours ago
2011. Ba'Kelalan (N81): This battle in the Bario highlands is a repeat of the 2011 face-off between PKR state chief Baru Bian and his nephew and BN choice Willie Liau to woo the dominant Lun Bawang natives. Baru won by 473 votes the last time.... Read more
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International Business Times
China's nail houses: Homeowners refuse to leave Shanghai's partly demolished Guangfuli neighbourhood bike in GuangfuliAly Song/ReutersA boy rides a tricycle in between semi-demolis
China's nail houses: Homeowners refuse to leave Shanghai's partly demolished Guangfuli neighbourhood
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
bike in GuangfuliAly Song/ReutersA boy rides a tricycle in between semi-demolished houses in GuangfuliAly Song/ReutersBian Jianhua, 48, poses for pictures at his home. He lives with his mother in a 20-square-metre house in GuangfuliAly... Read more
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The Borneo Post
RM40.5 mln for school, churches in Ba Kelalanearlier in support of the election campaign for direct BN candidate Willie Liau
RM40.5 mln for school, churches in Ba Kelalan
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
earlier in support of the election campaign for direct BN candidate Willie Liau who is seeking to defeat PKR candidate Baru Bian in their bid to wrest Ba Kelalan back from the Opposition in the 11th State Election. Dr Maximus said the school... Read more
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The Borneo Post
RM40.5 mln for school, churches in Ba Kelalanearlier in support of the election campaign for direct BN candidate Willie Liau
RM40.5 mln for school, churches in Ba Kelalan
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
earlier in support of the election campaign for direct BN candidate Willie Liau who is seeking to defeat PKR candidate Baru Bian to wrest Ba Kelalan back from the Opposition in the 11th State Election. Dr Maximus said the school project was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Shanghai residents refuse to budge from their dilapidated homeson his bed as he has difficulty walking A vendor selling pork takes a nap at a
Shanghai residents refuse to budge from their dilapidated homes
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
on his bed as he has difficulty walking A vendor selling pork takes a nap at a half-demolished house Guangfuli resident Bian Jianhua poses for pictures at his home. The 48-year-old lives with his mother in an around 20-square-meter house Bian... Read more
2d
The Star
Adenan assures clear policy on conversion for those 'in limbo'Churches in Sarawak called on the Federal Government and NRD not to object to s
Adenan assures clear policy on conversion for those 'in limbo'
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
Churches in Sarawak called on the Federal Government and NRD not to object to similar cases in future. Sarawak PKR chairman Baru Bian said this should not be an isolated matter as there were other conversion cases which deserved the same atten... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Winning over Ba’ Kelalan voters goes beyond personality factor, says Liaulawyer from SPDP is in a closely watched rematch in the Sarawak election agains
Winning over Ba’ Kelalan voters goes beyond personality factor, says Liau
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
lawyer from SPDP is in a closely watched rematch in the Sarawak election against his uncle, state PKR chief Baru Bian, the incumbent. “I see we have a good chance of wresting back Ba’Kelalan with a change of sentiment among the people... Read more
5d
The Borneo Post
Wrong for Baru Bian to take credit, says Awg Tengahhe understood their mixed feelings due to the extended family ties and the resp
Wrong for Baru Bian to take credit, says Awg Tengah
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
he understood their mixed feelings due to the extended family ties and the respect for each other for being related to Baru Bian, it was imperative that they look at the bigger picture of being in the BN bandwagon. On power supply for the Ba... Read more
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5d
The Star
DPM: RM12mil allocation approved for Rela in Sarawakwould always support Adenan so that the Chief Minister could continue with his
DPM: RM12mil allocation approved for Rela in Sarawak
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
would always support Adenan so that the Chief Minister could continue with his plans to develop Sawarak. Zahid was accompanied by Barisan candidate for Ba’kelalan Willie Lau, who will contest in a straight fight against Sarawak PKR chief Baru... Read more
6d
The Star
Govt doing all it can to resolve NCR land issue, says Najibto drum up support for the Barisan Nasional candidate for Ba’kelalan, Willie Li
Govt doing all it can to resolve NCR land issue, says Najib
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
to drum up support for the Barisan Nasional candidate for Ba’kelalan, Willie Liau. Liau is facing PKR incumbent Baru Bian. Najib said the Opposition could no longer harp on the NCR land issue as it was being resolved by Barisan. He said... Read more
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7d
The Star
Govt resolving NCR land issues, says Najibdistrict to muster up support for Barisan Nasional’s Ba’Kelalan candidate Willi
Govt resolving NCR land issues, says Najib
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
district to muster up support for Barisan Nasional’s Ba’Kelalan candidate Willie Liau who taking on PKR incumbent Baru Bian. Present were PBB vice president Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hassan, the Barisan Nasional candidate for the Bukit Sari... Read more
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7d
Toowoomba Chronicle
Dishes served up to provide reliefsouthern island was hit by a 7.3 magnitude earthquake that killed dozens of peo
Dishes served up to provide relief
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
southern island was hit by a 7.3 magnitude earthquake that killed dozens of people and caused widespread damage. Ms Bian said while her family were not directly affected, it meant a lot to her to know Toowoomba patrons would be supporting... Read more
8d
The Borneo Post
SPDP Women opting for house-to-house campaigningraised by the opposition, she said they would be brought up to Willie for furth
SPDP Women opting for house-to-house campaigning
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
raised by the opposition, she said they would be brought up to Willie for further action. Willie is involved in a straight fight with PKR Sarawak chief Baru Bian. In the last state election in 2011, Baru defeated Willie with a 473-vote ma... Read more
8d
AllAfrica.com
NCX Signs Agreement With China On Agric Produceemployment as many people are expected to go into sesame farming now," she expl
NCX Signs Agreement With China On Agric Produce
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
employment as many people are expected to go into sesame farming now," she explained. She quoted CFNA's President, Bian Zhenhu, as saying that his country entered into the partnership based on the confidence that buying commodities of... Read more
9d
The China Post
Tsai vows to promote China ties based on will of nationalsTsai said. Tsai, who served as head of the MAC between 2000-2004 under the pre
Tsai vows to promote China ties based on will of nationals
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
Tsai said. Tsai, who served as head of the MAC between 2000-2004 under the previous DPP administration of Chen Shui-bian (陳水扁), said that Wednesday's visit to the MAC was like "returning home" for her. In the future, she will work to build a... Read more
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9d
The Star
Hot seats in the northern regionvoters in Mulu. This seat is seeing a repeat of the 2011 polls with SPDP candi
Hot seats in the northern region
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
voters in Mulu. This seat is seeing a repeat of the 2011 polls with SPDP candidate Willie Liau taking on incumbent Baru Bian, the Sarawak PKR chairman. Baru defeated Liau by only 493 votes in 2011. SPDP feels it has a chance to wrest back this... Read more
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10d
The Borneo Post
‘Not too late to have straight fights with BN’Ismail gave the mandate in writing to Azmin on April 22 to honour state autonom
‘Not too late to have straight fights with BN’
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
Ismail gave the mandate in writing to Azmin on April 22 to honour state autonomy and give a mandate to state chairman Baru Bian to resolve all matters, such as seat negotiation and decision on candidates. “Baru Bian on 22 April announced only 35... Read more
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10d
The Star
PKR and DAP collectively failed, admits Mansor Othmangave the mandate in writing to Azmin on April 22 to honour state autonomy and t
PKR and DAP collectively failed, admits Mansor Othman
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
gave the mandate in writing to Azmin on April 22 to honour state autonomy and to give a mandate to Sarawak PKR chief Baru Bian to resolve all matters inculding seat negotiations and discussions on candidates. "On April 22, Baru only announced 35... Read more
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10d
Sabah Daily Express
Azmin regrets PKR and DAP clash in six seatsDAP retaliated by fielding a candidate against PKR in Batu Kitang. Azmin said
Azmin regrets PKR and DAP clash in six seats
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 10 days ago
DAP retaliated by fielding a candidate against PKR in Batu Kitang. Azmin said he had delegated Sarawak PKR chairman Batu Bian to sign the letters of approval for PKR candidates, and that candidates were also fielded in the five constituencies... Read more
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10d
Sabah Daily Express
DAP, PKR blame each other over seat fiascobut how can we overlook five seats? There was no commitment to abide by the ag
DAP, PKR blame each other over seat fiasco
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 10 days ago
but how can we overlook five seats? There was no commitment to abide by the agreement," he added. Sarawak PKR chief Baru Bian said the decision to nominate the party candidates "was made collectively by both the state and national leaderships".... Read more
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10d
The Star
DAP MP fires ‘rocket’ at PKRquoting PKR deputy president Datuk Seri Azmin Ali. The report quoted Azmin adm
DAP MP fires ‘rocket’ at PKR
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
quoting PKR deputy president Datuk Seri Azmin Ali. The report quoted Azmin admitting to allowing Sarawak PKR chief Baru Bian to sign authorisation letters, allowing PKR candidates to contest in five seats which are also being contested by... Read more
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10d
The Star
Azmin: DAP-PKR contest in disputed seats unfortunatestate elections, including seat allocations and the decision on candidates. He
Azmin: DAP-PKR contest in disputed seats unfortunate
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
state elections, including seat allocations and the decision on candidates. He said he had authorised state PKR chief Baru Bian to sign the appointment letters for candidates contesting for the disputed seats, adding that Baru had only signed... Read more
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11d
The Star
DAP 'fires rocket' at PKRPKR deputy president Datuk Seri Azmin Ali. The report had quoted Azmin admitti
DAP 'fires rocket' at PKR
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
PKR deputy president Datuk Seri Azmin Ali. The report had quoted Azmin admitting to allowing Sarawak PKR chief Baru Bian to sign authorisation letters giving PKR candidates to contest in five seats which are also being contested by DAP. It... Read more
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11d
Daily Mail
Shocking video shows moment man beats wife on Chinese streetto them According to reports, the 45-second clip was first uploaded to Chinese
Shocking video shows moment man beats wife on Chinese street
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
to them According to reports, the 45-second clip was first uploaded to Chinese social media Weibo by user 'Qing qing he bian cao' on April 23. It was quickly shared by many Chinese media on Weibo, including 'Chengdu Live', which wrote in a post... Read more
11d
The Star
PKR respected negotiation process, says Baru BianPETALING JAYA: Sarawak PKR chief Baru Bian (pic) says that the party only hande
PKR respected negotiation process, says Baru Bian
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Sarawak PKR chief Baru Bian (pic) says that the party only handed over appointment letters to its 35 candidates three days before nomination day as it respected the negotiation process over the five overlapping seats. "In fact, our... Read more
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11d
The Star
State leaders had autonomy on seats, says Azminthe agreement was not conclusive. Azmin also said that the PKR leadership had
State leaders had autonomy on seats, says Azmin
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
the agreement was not conclusive. Azmin also said that the PKR leadership had given him the mandate to oversee the Sarawak polls and he had authorised state party chief Baru Bian to sign the appointment letters of candidates contesting for the sea... Read more
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11d
The Star
DAP set to go against PKR in Batu Kitangbe three-cornered fights in certain areas due to disagreement over seat negotia
DAP set to go against PKR in Batu Kitang
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
be three-cornered fights in certain areas due to disagreement over seat negotiations. Last Friday, state PKR chief Baru Bian, when announcing the party’s 35 candidates, said that Pakatan was still in the midst of negotiations and added that it... Read more
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11d
The Borneo Post
Ba Kelalan likely to see four-cornered fightoperations room at the third floor of a shop lot in Lawas town. MIRI: Former B
Ba Kelalan likely to see four-cornered fight
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
operations room at the third floor of a shop lot in Lawas town. MIRI: Former Ba Kelalan assemblyman and PKR chief Baru Bian will face a rematch with BN-SPDP candidate Willie Liau in the constituency of mostly Lun Bawang and Tagal communities... Read more
12d
The Star
PKR, DAP still in conflict over seat allocationsyou can type out a 10-page agreement and still find a loophole," he said. Chon
PKR, DAP still in conflict over seat allocations
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
you can type out a 10-page agreement and still find a loophole," he said. Chong also lashed out at PKR chairman Baru Bian for signing letters of appointment for candidates said to be contesting in the overlapping seats. "As far as I am... Read more
12d
The Borneo Post
PKR: Negotiations on overlapping seats still ongoingDAP and Amanah, merely said: “Negotiations are still ongoing. We will see what
PKR: Negotiations on overlapping seats still ongoing
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
DAP and Amanah, merely said: “Negotiations are still ongoing. We will see what happens tomorrow”. State PKR chairman Baru Bian on Friday said that the party leadership was making earnest efforts to resolve the overlapping seats before nomination... Read more
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13d
The Borneo Post
PAS to clash with Pakatan Harapan in 11 seatsand PKR still seem at odds over the five seats. On Friday, PKR announced just
PAS to clash with Pakatan Harapan in 11 seats
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 days ago
and PKR still seem at odds over the five seats. On Friday, PKR announced just 35 of its candidates with state chief Baru Bian indicating that five other candidates could only be announced tomorrow on nomination day due to overlapping claims with... Read more
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14d
The Star
PKR leader says party under DAP's thumbhe would contest as an independent in the Tasik Biru constituency, he replied t
PKR leader says party under DAP's thumb
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
he would contest as an independent in the Tasik Biru constituency, he replied that he did not plan to do so. Sarawak PKR chairman Baru Bian announced that PKR would field candidates in 35 constituencies and hoped to add another five.... Read more
14d
The Star
PKR announces names of 35 candidatesKUCHING: PKR has announced its 35 candidates who will be contesting in the next
PKR announces names of 35 candidates
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
KUCHING: PKR has announced its 35 candidates who will be contesting in the next state elections. State PKR chief Baru Bian said, however, negotiations were ongoing on the candidates who will be fielded for the five remaining seats as there were... Read more
14d
The Borneo Post
PKR to battle it out in 40 seats, final five names to be announced soonState PKR has announced that it will be contesting in 40 seats during the 11th
PKR to battle it out in 40 seats, final five names to be announced soon
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
State PKR has announced that it will be contesting in 40 seats during the 11th state election. Its chairman Baru Bian made the announcement during a press conference here today (April 22) but he only confirmed the names of the 35... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Making a wish for Sarawak at ‘Tree of Justice’at the PKR main operations centre here yesterday, a tree where Sarawakians can
Making a wish for Sarawak at ‘Tree of Justice’
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
at the PKR main operations centre here yesterday, a tree where Sarawakians can make their wishes. State PKR chairman Baru Bian said the party had printed 3,000 wish cards for the public to write what they wish for Sarawak, which they could hang on... Read more
15d
The China Post
High Court grants trial suspension for A-bian in two cases TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Taiwan's High Court passed former President Chen Shui-bian'
High Court grants trial suspension for A-bian in two cases
The China Post / Posted 15 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Taiwan's High Court passed former President Chen Shui-bian's (陳水扁) motion to suspend his participation in future court hearings into corruption charges over his alleged... Read more
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The China Post
INTERVIEW: Let the people be the judge, says outgoing Taiwan president Ma Ying-jeouChina - its netizens last week swooned over a story of how the Taiwanese Presid
INTERVIEW: Let the people be the judge, says outgoing Taiwan president Ma Ying-jeou
The China Post / Posted 15 days ago
China - its netizens last week swooned over a story of how the Taiwanese President has eaten the same NT$50 (US$1.50) bian dang (bento box) of humble fare at work every day for eight years - than in his home of Taiwan, Ma deftly deflected the... Read more
15d
The Borneo Post
15 nomination papers taken so far in Ba Kelalanin the constituency. Barisan Nasional (BN) would be fielding Willie Liaw of SP
15 nomination papers taken so far in Ba Kelalan
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
in the constituency. Barisan Nasional (BN) would be fielding Willie Liaw of SPDP to take on Sarawak PKR chief Baru Bian in Ba Kelalan; the second such encounter between both candidates. Baru won with a narrow margin in the last state... Read more
17d
The Borneo Post
CM’s popularity soars ahead of pollsindividual leaders, the poll results showed that 31 per cent of survey particip
CM’s popularity soars ahead of polls
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
individual leaders, the poll results showed that 31 per cent of survey participants were happy with state PKR chief Baru Bian while 27 per cent were dissatisfied, with 40 per cent expressing ‘unsure’ to the question. State DAP chief Chong Chieng... Read more
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The Star
Survey shows strong rating for Adenan ahead of pollswith the performance the Opposition in the state, with 36% satisfied and 47% di
Survey shows strong rating for Adenan ahead of polls
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
with the performance the Opposition in the state, with 36% satisfied and 47% dissatisfied. State PKR chairman Baru Bian and state DAP chief Chong Chieng Jen fared no better, garnering ratings of 31% and 36% satisfied. However, despite the... Read more
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17d
The Borneo Post
Adenan’s popularity at 81pct according to pollindividual leaders, the survey results showed that 31 per cent of survey partic
Adenan’s popularity at 81pct according to poll
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
individual leaders, the survey results showed that 31 per cent of survey participants were happy with state PKR chief Baru Bian while 27 per cent were dissatisfied. State DAP chief Chong Chieng Jen received a slightly higher approval rating of 36... Read more
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17d
The Borneo Post
Overlapping seats: Only a couple yet to be resolved, says BaruKUCHING: PKR Sarawak chairman Baru Bian said the majority of the 40 seats that
Overlapping seats: Only a couple yet to be resolved, says Baru
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
KUCHING: PKR Sarawak chairman Baru Bian said the majority of the 40 seats that the party intended to contest in the 11th state election had been confirmed. Baru, who is PKR’s candidate for Ba Kelalan, described the number of yet-to-be-resolved... Read more
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18d
The Star
Baru says decision on 'lain-lain' needs legal backingGovernment's decision to remove "lain-lain" from all official forms to describe
Baru says decision on 'lain-lain' needs legal backing
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
Government's decision to remove "lain-lain" from all official forms to describe ethnicity. Sarawak PKR chairman Baru Bian (pic) said this is crucial in order to give legal effect to the decision. He welcomed Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri... Read more
18d
The Star
‘Expect more multi-cornered fights’are expected to face each other in at least two or three seats if neither gives
‘Expect more multi-cornered fights’
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
are expected to face each other in at least two or three seats if neither gives in to the other. Sarawak PKR chairman Baru Bian said there were clashes in about five seats – Mambong, Simanggang, Ngemah, Murum and Mulu – based on DAP’s list of 29... Read more
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19d
The China Post
President Ma's personal notebook sought after by DPP, won't be transferreddid not sit well with Ma's own party. Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Lai Shyh-bao
President Ma's personal notebook sought after by DPP, won't be transferred
The China Post / Posted 19 days ago
did not sit well with Ma's own party. Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Lai Shyh-bao (賴士葆) said that former President Chen Shui-bian did not submit his notebook(s), and wondered what repercussions Ma's submission would generate. He questioned whether it... Read more
19d
Sabah Daily Express
DAP, PKR expected to clash in five seatsstate chapter and their counterparts in Sarawak PKR, Lim said, "It has nothing
DAP, PKR expected to clash in five seats
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 19 days ago
state chapter and their counterparts in Sarawak PKR, Lim said, "It has nothing to do with us." Sarawak PKR Chairman Baru Bian, when contacted, confirmed that his party is also eyeing contests in Tasik Biru, Mambong, Simanggang, Bukit Semuja and... Read more
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