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New Kerala
Kejriwal to meet fisherfolk, students, hoteliers in Goa visit - newkerala.com #81895his 48 hour stay in Goa," he said. In May, Kejriwal addressed the party's firs
Kejriwal to meet fisherfolk, students, hoteliers in Goa visit - newkerala.com #81895
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
his 48 hour stay in Goa," he said. In May, Kejriwal addressed the party's first public meeting in the state, where he formally announced the party's decision to contest the state legislative assembly polls which are likely to be held in early... Read more
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The Hindu
West Bengal budget for 2016is a significant achievement, keeping in mind the huge debt liabilities of the
West Bengal budget for 2016
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
is a significant achievement, keeping in mind the huge debt liabilities of the State,” Mr. Mitra said in the West Bengal State Legislative Assembly. The Finance Minister in his Budget speech announced significant allocations to the Panchayat and... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Fake Datuks in Malacca to lose RM250kMelaka: The State Legislative Assembly unanimously passed an amended enactment
Fake Datuks in Malacca to lose RM250k
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
Melaka: The State Legislative Assembly unanimously passed an amended enactment to initiate punitive action with a maximum fine of RM250,000 or five years jail or both for those in possession of bogus datukship and official insignias. Chief Minister... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Managing our own resourcesceremony. Lately, there had been several suggestions including one by Pelagus
Managing our own resources
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
ceremony. Lately, there had been several suggestions including one by Pelagus assemblyman Wilson Nyabong Ijang at the State Legislative Assembly that Sarawak should consider setting up its own company to increase the state’s involvement in the... Read more
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The Hindu
My agenda is to demolish BJP’s fortress: Ramesh JarkiholiMinister for Small-Scale Industries, has got into election mode around two year
My agenda is to demolish BJP’s fortress: Ramesh Jarkiholi
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Minister for Small-Scale Industries, has got into election mode around two years ahead of the next elections to the State Legislative Assembly by declaring his political agenda – to demolish the Bharatiya Janata Party’s fortress “Belagavi... Read more
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The Star
Najib announces 'duit raya' of RM49.52mil for Felda settlersfunction was also attended by Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister's Departmen
Najib announces 'duit raya' of RM49.52mil for Felda settlers
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
function was also attended by Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Razali Ibrahim, Pahang State Legislative Assembly Speaker Datuk Seri Ishak Muhamad and Chairman of the Pahang Felda Affairs Committee Datuk Abu... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Review building by-laws to protect buyers: Liewdevelopers could not deliver. Liew expressed her frustration that despite havi
Review building by-laws to protect buyers: Liew
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
developers could not deliver. Liew expressed her frustration that despite having raised the issue several times in the State Legislative Assembly, the Government had stood its ground stating that the current by-laws are adequate. At least, she... Read more
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The Star
Malacca records 1,002 dengue cases up till MayMALACCA: Malacca has recorded 1,002 dengue cases between January 1 and May 28 t
Malacca records 1,002 dengue cases up till May
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
MALACCA: Malacca has recorded 1,002 dengue cases between January 1 and May 28 this year, the state legislative assembly was told. Malacca Health and Sports Development Committee chairman Datuk Ab Rahman Ab Karim said Melaka Tengah district recorded... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malacca investigates report on 'unrecognised' state awardsthe person who confers the award, not the recipients will be caught but this ha
Malacca investigates report on 'unrecognised' state awards
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
the person who confers the award, not the recipients will be caught but this has changed," Mr Idris added. The Malacca state legislative assembly approved on Monday, amendments to the Emblems and Names (Prevention of Improper Use) Act, 1981,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malacca state govt investigates report on 'unrecognized' state awardsthe person who confers the award, not the recipients will be caught but this ha
Malacca state govt investigates report on 'unrecognized' state awards
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
the person who confers the award, not the recipients will be caught but this has changed," Mr Idris added. The Malacca state legislative assembly approved on Monday, amendments to the Emblems and Names (Prevention of Improper Use) Act, 1981,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘KPI will keep BN lawmakers on their toes’all ministries, where all ministers are required to have their own KPIs as stat
‘KPI will keep BN lawmakers on their toes’
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
all ministries, where all ministers are required to have their own KPIs as stated by Adenan in his winding-up speech at the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) on Wednesday. All BN lawmakers are also required to have their own KPIs, in which a report... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘State fully aware of need to address civil service imbalance’Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas had clearly articulated the state’s plans to add
‘State fully aware of need to address civil service imbalance’
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas had clearly articulated the state’s plans to address the issue during the just concluded State Legislative Assembly (DUN) sitting. “YB Chong has a habit of listening without understanding. DCM Uggah in answering... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Fed govt must clarify if Pan Borneo at Sarawak’s expense’annual budget. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem had explaine
‘Fed govt must clarify if Pan Borneo at Sarawak’s expense’
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
annual budget. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem had explained during his winding-up speech at the State Legislative Assembly on Wednesday that the state would pursue the matter. Meanwhile, Masing called on the opposition... Read more
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The Borneo Post
CM’s right to fire or hire – Assistant ministersthe same approach to be more efficient and effective. Adenan, speaking to rep
CM’s right to fire or hire – Assistant ministers
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
the same approach to be more efficient and effective. Adenan, speaking to reporters after his winding-up speech at the State Legislative Assembly on Wednesday, said ministers and BN-elected representatives should treat their KPI seriously or... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Questions raised over govt’s reply on civil service employmentstatutory bodies as delivered by Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah
Questions raised over govt’s reply on civil service employment
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
statutory bodies as delivered by Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah in his ministerial winding-up speech at the State Legislative Assembly on Wednesday. Uggah also delved into the employment situation in the private sector to justify... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
S'wak requests Federal to amend Territorial Sea Actsaid is not only unconstitutional but enacted without consultation with the sta
S'wak requests Federal to amend Territorial Sea Act
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
said is not only unconstitutional but enacted without consultation with the state. In his winding up speech at the 18th State Legislative Assembly Sitting here today, he said Section 3(3) of the Act stated that the state jurisdiction area would... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Why funds for Pan Borneo Highway minus from budget’it (the budget) to be above what they usually provide for us,” Adenan said when
‘Why funds for Pan Borneo Highway minus from budget’
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
it (the budget) to be above what they usually provide for us,” Adenan said when delivering his winding-up speech at the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) yesterday. When responding to Chong Chieng Jen’s (DAP-Kota Sentosa) interjection whether... Read more
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The Star
Adenan determined to fight for more state rightsconstitutional safeguards on territorial boundaries”. “This foundation should
Adenan determined to fight for more state rights
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
constitutional safeguards on territorial boundaries”. “This foundation should never be undermined,” Adenan told the state legislative assembly during his winding-up speech yesterday. “The discussions are not to seek powers which... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Committee to address employment issuegender issue will be addressed by the committee chaired by the chief minister,”
Committee to address employment issue
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
gender issue will be addressed by the committee chaired by the chief minister,” Uggah said in his winding-up speech at the State Legislative Assembly yesterday. Uggah addressed the issue of civil service at length following The Borneo Post’s... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Inept ministers, YBs to be axedThey will be dropped from cabinet or not picked for next election Adenan leavi
Inept ministers, YBs to be axed
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
They will be dropped from cabinet or not picked for next election Adenan leaving the State Legislative Assembly complex with his wife Datin Patinggi Datuk Jamilah Anu on the last day of the assembly sitting yesterday. KUCHING: Ministers better... Read more
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The Hindu
Is the appointment of Parliamentary Secretary unconstitutional?provides for limiting the number of Ministers in the State Cabinets to 15 per c
Is the appointment of Parliamentary Secretary unconstitutional?
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
provides for limiting the number of Ministers in the State Cabinets to 15 per cent of the total number of members of the State Legislative Assembly. Because a Parliament Secretary often holds the rank of Minister of State, the Calcutta High... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Let’s sit down to talk about partyless reps — Dr Rundiwould probably be fed up with us. Now, it is time for us to focus on serving th
Let’s sit down to talk about partyless reps — Dr Rundi
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
would probably be fed up with us. Now, it is time for us to focus on serving the people,” he told reporters when met at the State Legislative Assembly media room yesterday. Dr Rundi was asked to comment on a statement by SPDP president Datuk Seri... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Early childhood education for all children aged 4 to 6 years by 2020’by 2020. Welfare, Women and Community Wellbeing Minister Datuk Fatimah Abdulla
‘Early childhood education for all children aged 4 to 6 years by 2020’
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
by 2020. Welfare, Women and Community Wellbeing Minister Datuk Fatimah Abdullah said this in her winding-up speech at the State Legislative Assembly yesterday. She also said as laid out in the Upbringing, Guidance and Early Childhood Education... Read more
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The Borneo Post
State draws second highest investment in country last yearabout 1,900 employment opportunities in the state,” Awg Tengah said during his
State draws second highest investment in country last year
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
about 1,900 employment opportunities in the state,” Awg Tengah said during his ministerial’s winding-up speech at the State Legislative Assembly yesterday. Sarawak he said had a small domestic market which made trade and investment,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Paulus proposes govt build lock-up shop units in Kampung Medamitof an incident on Saturday where a row of wooden shops in the village was razed
Paulus proposes govt build lock-up shop units in Kampung Medamit
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
of an incident on Saturday where a row of wooden shops in the village was razed down by fire around 1am. “In the DUN (State Legislative Assembly) debate yesterday, I suggested that that state government to look into the possibility of having a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Govt to intensify perimeter survey of NCR lands — Awg Tengahareas measuring around 4,892 hectares or 12,088 acres,” he said during his wind
Govt to intensify perimeter survey of NCR lands — Awg Tengah
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
areas measuring around 4,892 hectares or 12,088 acres,” he said during his winding-up speech for his ministry at the 18th State Legislative Assembly (DUN) sitting yesterday. He also told the August House that under the Traditional Kampung Survey... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Petronas upstream operations in S’wak undergoing restructuringAll those affected are offered Voluntary Separation Package (VSP),” said Awang
Petronas upstream operations in S’wak undergoing restructuring
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
All those affected are offered Voluntary Separation Package (VSP),” said Awang Tengah in his winding up speech at the state legislative assembly sitting here today. He said in spite of the restructuring exercise the expansion of Sarawak Gas... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Supplementary Supply (2015) Bill passedKUCHING: The State Legislative Assembly (DUN) yesterday passed the Supplementar
Supplementary Supply (2015) Bill passed
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
KUCHING: The State Legislative Assembly (DUN) yesterday passed the Supplementary Supply (2015) Bill, 2016 for the third supplementary estimates of ordinary expenditure 2015 comprising an additional sum of RM97,328,472. Second Finance Minister Dato... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Uphold power-sharing conceptnot allocated to any BN component party. With the additional seats, PBB was al
Uphold power-sharing concept
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
not allocated to any BN component party. With the additional seats, PBB was allocated 40 out of the 82 state seats in the State Legislative Assembly; SUPP (13); PRS 11, SPDP five and the other seats were contested by direct BN candidates. In the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Shophouses go up in smokeunder investigation. Meanwhile, Batu Danau assemblyman Paulus Palu Gumbang was
Shophouses go up in smoke
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
under investigation. Meanwhile, Batu Danau assemblyman Paulus Palu Gumbang was not available for comments on whether there was a proposal to rebuild the razed shophouses. He is currently attending the State Legislative Assembly meeting in Kuc... Read more
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The Borneo Post
No Hudud law, safeguard our rights – SUPP Youthtextbook. This is following a speech made by BN backbencher from SUPP, Meradon
No Hudud law, safeguard our rights – SUPP Youth
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
textbook. This is following a speech made by BN backbencher from SUPP, Meradong assemblyman Ding Kuong Hiing, at the State Legislative Assembly sitting on Friday that the history of Sarawak were slowly being omitted while much was emphasised... Read more
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The Borneo Post
State BN integrity in a fluxYang Dipertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud with the state’s elected r
State BN integrity in a flux
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud with the state’s elected representatives during the opening of State Legislative Assembly (DUN) sitting on June 8 in this file picture. KUCHING: When Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud handed over... Read more
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The Economic Times
Congress wins three Rajya Sabha seats from KarnatakaB.M. Farooq failed to get the required votes to win the contest for the third s
Congress wins three Rajya Sabha seats from Karnataka
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
B.M. Farooq failed to get the required votes to win the contest for the third seat, as seven of its 40 lawmakers in the state legislative assembly 'cross voted' in favour of Ramamurthy, defying the party's whip. Fernandes and Ramesh got 46... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress wins three RS seats from Karnataka - newkerala.com #75629B.M. Farooq failed to get the required votes to win the contest for the third s
Congress wins three RS seats from Karnataka - newkerala.com #75629
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
B.M. Farooq failed to get the required votes to win the contest for the third seat, as seven of its 40 lawmakers in the state legislative assembly 'cross voted' in favour of Ramamurthy, defying the party's whip. Fernandes and Ramesh got 46... Read more
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The Financial Express
Rajya Sabha election 2016: Polling underway for 3 seats in Madhya PradeshDave and Congress nominee Vivek Tankha are in the fray, began today with MLA Ra
Rajya Sabha election 2016: Polling underway for 3 seats in Madhya Pradesh
The Financial Express / Posted 14 days ago
Dave and Congress nominee Vivek Tankha are in the fray, began today with MLA Ramniwas Rawat casting the first ballot at the State legislative assembly here. After Rawat who is the Congress chief whip in the State Assembly, BJP MLA Girish Gautam... Read more
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The Hindu
Voting for Rajya Sabha polls begins in 7 StatesCongress nominee Vivek Tankha are in the fray, began on Saturday with MLA Ramni
Voting for Rajya Sabha polls begins in 7 States
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
Congress nominee Vivek Tankha are in the fray, began on Saturday with MLA Ramniwas Rawat casting the first ballot at the State Legislative Assembly in Bhopal. After Mr. Rawat who is the Congress chief whip in the State Assembly, BJP MLA Girish... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Petronas employs increasing number of SarawakiansAbdullah going through documents with Assistant Welfare and Community Wellbeing
Petronas employs increasing number of Sarawakians
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
Abdullah going through documents with Assistant Welfare and Community Wellbeing Minister Dr Abdul Rahman Ismail at the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) Complex yesterday. The DUN sitting continues today. KUCHING: There is an increasing number... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Saberkas Bubur Lambuk roadshow kicks off todayas what has always been the spirit of Saberkas,” said Dr Abdul Rahman. He was
Saberkas Bubur Lambuk roadshow kicks off today
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
as what has always been the spirit of Saberkas,” said Dr Abdul Rahman. He was speaking to reporters at the sideline of the state legislative assembly (DUN) sitting yesterday. Dr Abdul Rahman said Bernas would be one of the event’s partners,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Motion to implement local authority election rejected due to ‘gigantic cost’motion by Wong King Wei (DAP-Padungan) in seeking the implementation of local a
Motion to implement local authority election rejected due to ‘gigantic cost’
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
motion by Wong King Wei (DAP-Padungan) in seeking the implementation of local authority election was dismissed by State Legislative Assembly Speaker Datuk Amar Mohd Asfia Awang Nassar. Part of Wong’s Private Member’s Motion called on the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
A viable way to address floodingareas. Minister of Local Government Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian told a press confere
A viable way to address flooding
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
areas. Minister of Local Government Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian told a press conference after the morning session of the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) sitting yesterday that the rapid disposal approach was no longer effective and efficient in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Election Commission rejects demands for postponing Rajya Sabha elections in Karnatakanor prevent an elector from casting his vote in an election, if otherwise quali
Election Commission rejects demands for postponing Rajya Sabha elections in Karnataka
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
nor prevent an elector from casting his vote in an election, if otherwise qualified and eligible. "Such punishment to the state legislative assembly and the people of Karnataka would not be commensurate with the demeaning act of few members of its... Read more
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The Star
Temporary move for studentshostel there so the pupils of SK Kampung Buda can stay at SK Spaoh. This is our
Temporary move for students
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
hostel there so the pupils of SK Kampung Buda can stay at SK Spaoh. This is our interim measure,” she told reporters at the state legislative assembly complex here yesterday. Fatimah said the long-term plan was to rebuild SK Kampung Buda using the... Read more
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The Star
Sarawak to seek more autonomysubject to legal challenge,” he said in dismissing a motion from Chong Chieng J
Sarawak to seek more autonomy
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
subject to legal challenge,” he said in dismissing a motion from Chong Chieng Jen (DAP-Kota Sentosa) on devolution in the State Legislative Assembly yesterday. Chong’s motion called on the state government to proceed with demands for autonomy in... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Abdul Karim: Hunt for top athletes covers rural areasPandelela Rinong,” he said when responding to Dennis Ngau (BN — Telang Usan) du
Abdul Karim: Hunt for top athletes covers rural areas
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
Pandelela Rinong,” he said when responding to Dennis Ngau (BN — Telang Usan) during the question-and-answer session at the State Legislative Assembly yesterday. Dennis was asking whether the government had any plan to build a mini stadium at Long... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Fatimah: New school to be built to replace SK Kampung Budathe current site,” she said. Fatimah and Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Doug
Fatimah: New school to be built to replace SK Kampung Buda
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
the current site,” she said. Fatimah and Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas met with reporters at the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) building after the morning sitting yesterday. Also present were state education director... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Can’t wait any longerand challenging geographical landscape of Sarawak,” she said. Fatimah highligh
Can’t wait any longer
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
and challenging geographical landscape of Sarawak,” she said. Fatimah highlighted this at a press conference after the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) sitting, which was also attended by Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas and... Read more
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The Star
Sarawak govt allocates 2ha site for rebuilding of collapsed schoolon top of the allocation we will request from the Education Ministry's disaster
Sarawak govt allocates 2ha site for rebuilding of collapsed school
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
on top of the allocation we will request from the Education Ministry's disaster relief fund," Fatimah told reporters at the State Legislative Assembly Complex here on Thursday. About 80% of SK Kampung Buda collapsed into the river in the predawn... Read more
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The Star
Condolences pour in as CM addresses grandson’s deathevents in the days following Azreal’s death. A sombre-looking Adenan, who was
Condolences pour in as CM addresses grandson’s death
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
events in the days following Azreal’s death. A sombre-looking Adenan, who was present during the official opening of the state legislative assembly here yesterday, did not meet the press. Since Adenan’s acknowledgement, family members and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Rayong to go back to grassroots on PBB membership as instructed by Adenanpeople because they are my voters,” he said when met after the opening of the f
Rayong to go back to grassroots on PBB membership as instructed by Adenan
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
people because they are my voters,” he said when met after the opening of the first meeting of the first term of the 18th State Legislative Assembly (DUN) yesterday. Rayong said he would resend his application to join PBB before the end of this... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dr Jerip carries out survey to determine which BN party to joinunder Team Adenan as direct Barisan Nasional (BN) candidates,” Dr Jerip told re
Dr Jerip carries out survey to determine which BN party to join
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
under Team Adenan as direct Barisan Nasional (BN) candidates,” Dr Jerip told reporters yesterday after the opening of the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) sitting by Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud. Dr Jerip, who is... Read more
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