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The Borneo Post
Ex-UPP trio apply to join PBBas direct BN candidates, and won. If PBB accepts all nine applications, its nu
Ex-UPP trio apply to join PBB
The Borneo Post / Posted an hour ago
as direct BN candidates, and won. If PBB accepts all nine applications, its number of assemblypersons in the 82-seat State Legislative Assembly will be 49, and its number of MPs will increase by one to 16 because Mawan is also Saratok... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ex-UPP trio applies to join PBBas direct BN candidates, and won. If PBB accepts all nine applications, its nu
Ex-UPP trio applies to join PBB
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 hours ago
as direct BN candidates, and won. If PBB accepts all nine applications, its number of assemblypersons in the 82-seat State Legislative Assembly will be 49, and its number of MPs will increase by one to 16 because Mawan is also Saratok... Read more
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dna
From toddy tapper's son to Kerala's new Chief Minister: The rise of Pinarayi Vijayanthe party gifted Vijayan a sure ticket at Koothuparambu and he became MLA at th
From toddy tapper's son to Kerala's new Chief Minister: The rise of Pinarayi Vijayan
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
the party gifted Vijayan a sure ticket at Koothuparambu and he became MLA at the age of 26. Vijayan was elected to the state Legislative Assembly three times later in 1977, 1991 and 1996. He rose to prominence when he won in 1977 and again in... Read more
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The Financial Express
Impossible to oust BJP in Goa if other parties don’t tie-up : Goa Forward“Unless there is an alliance, it is impossible to oust BJP during the next stat
Impossible to oust BJP in Goa if other parties don’t tie-up : Goa Forward
The Financial Express / Posted 20 hours ago
“Unless there is an alliance, it is impossible to oust BJP during the next state Legislative Assembly elections,” Goa Forward president Prabhakar Timble said. (PTI) Newly formed party, Goa Forward is of the view that it would be difficult to keep... Read more
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The Hindu
Impossible to oust BJP in Goa: Timbloother like—minded forces do not come together. “Unless there is an alliance, i
Impossible to oust BJP in Goa: Timblo
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
other like—minded forces do not come together. “Unless there is an alliance, it is impossible to oust BJP during the next state Legislative Assembly elections,” Goa Forward (GF) president Prabhakar Timblo said. “The people of Goa want a stable... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Awang Tengah hopes to see Abang Johari become next chief ministerSatem still retained me to head two ministries. “I will do my job to the best
Awang Tengah hopes to see Abang Johari become next chief minister
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
Satem still retained me to head two ministries. “I will do my job to the best of my capacity,” he said. Also present were State Legislative Assembly Speaker Datuk Amar Mohammad Asfia Awang Nassar, Assistant Minister of Rural Economy (Coastal... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Alarm over Russian interestinterests of the state. “I will be tabling a private member’s motion in the co
Alarm over Russian interest
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
interests of the state. “I will be tabling a private member’s motion in the coming State Assembly sitting to call upon our state legislative assembly to seek immediate clarification and explanation from the federal government on this disclosure of... Read more
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The Hindu
Jayalalithaa clarifies on Stalin's seating during swearing-in ceremonyhim and look forward to working with his party for the betterment of the State.
Jayalalithaa clarifies on Stalin's seating during swearing-in ceremony
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
him and look forward to working with his party for the betterment of the State.” The statement comes a day before the 15th State Legislative Assembly is scheduled to sit for the first day on Wednesday. The recent exchange of wishes between the... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP demands apology from Kejriwal for 'insulting' Goans - newkerala.com #67771Aadmi Party would lose their election deposit in all 40 constituencies, should
BJP demands apology from Kejriwal for 'insulting' Goans - newkerala.com #67771
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Aadmi Party would lose their election deposit in all 40 constituencies, should the party consider contesting the upcoming state legislative assembly polls. "The Delhi chief minister during the AAP rally on Sunday said that Goa is known for sex,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Congress questions AAP's silence over BJP's misrule in Goalevel," Kamat said. He said parties like AAP hover in Goa during election but
Congress questions AAP's silence over BJP's misrule in Goa
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
level," Kamat said. He said parties like AAP hover in Goa during election but later vanish in thin air. Kejriwal is on a two-day visit to Goa where he announced that AAP would be contesting upcoming state legislative assembly elections... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Hisham: Issues on Daesh militants to be raised at Laos meetsuspected of having links to Daesh militants in a police operation from Tuesday
Hisham: Issues on Daesh militants to be raised at Laos meet
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
suspected of having links to Daesh militants in a police operation from Tuesday until Saturday. Also present were Johor state legislative assembly Tan Sri Mohamad Aziz and UTHM vice chancellor Prof Datuk Dr Mohd Noh Dalimin. On the arrest of... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
P'pang villagers lodge police report against logging firmfrom either the government departments or the District Office. According to Te
P'pang villagers lodge police report against logging firm
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 4 days ago
from either the government departments or the District Office. According to Terrence, he raised the question during the State Legislative Assembly sitting and received replies from both the Chief Minister's Department and Forestry Department... Read more
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dna
All you need to know about Kerala's new CM Pinarayi Vijayan and his bitter rivalry with Achuthanandanthe party gifted Vijayan a sure ticket at Koothuparambu and he became MLA at th
All you need to know about Kerala's new CM Pinarayi Vijayan and his bitter rivalry with Achuthanandan
dna / Posted 5 days ago
the party gifted Vijayan a sure ticket at Koothuparambu and he became MLA at the age of 26. Vijayan was elected to the state Legislative Assembly three times later in 1977, 1991 and 1996. He rose to prominence when he won in 1977 and again in... Read more
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The Financial Express
CPI(M) strongman Pinarayi Vijayan pips veteran VS Achuthanandanthe party gifted Vijayan a sure ticket at Koothuparambu and he became MLA at th
CPI(M) strongman Pinarayi Vijayan pips veteran VS Achuthanandan
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
the party gifted Vijayan a sure ticket at Koothuparambu and he became MLA at the age of 26. Vijayan was elected to the state Legislative Assembly three times later in 1977, 1991 and 1996. He rose to prominence when he won in 1977 and again in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Communist chemistry fails to deliver on the Bengal election turfmanifesto." While CPM took a beating in the election, Congress secured the sta
Communist chemistry fails to deliver on the Bengal election turf
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
manifesto." While CPM took a beating in the election, Congress secured the status of the main Opposition party in the state legislative Assembly. Mamata Banerjee called the alliance as `one of the biggest blunders' by both the parties. "Both... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Current 11 ministries sufficient: AdenanEducation and Family Development. Another newcomer Datuk Gerawat Gala (Mulu) h
Current 11 ministries sufficient: Adenan
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
Education and Family Development. Another newcomer Datuk Gerawat Gala (Mulu) has been named as the Deputy Speaker of the State Legislative Assembly. Re-appointed as Assistant Ministers are Datuk John Sikie Tayai (Kakus) as the Assistant Minister... Read more
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The Star
Kuching North mayor says sorry for flash floodsnewly minted state Local Government Minister Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian told The Sta
Kuching North mayor says sorry for flash floods
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
newly minted state Local Government Minister Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian told The Star he would ask for RM70mil in the coming State Legislative Assembly sitting to resolve a portion of the problems. The amount is based on a proposal by State... Read more
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The Star
Reps lock horns over lack of support for farmers’ marketLeader Datuk Jahara Hamid (BN-Teluk Air Tawar) and Muhammad Farid Saad (BN-Pula
Reps lock horns over lack of support for farmers’ market
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
Leader Datuk Jahara Hamid (BN-Teluk Air Tawar) and Muhammad Farid Saad (BN-Pulau Betong) in his winding-up speech at the state legislative assembly sitting yesterday. His comments did not go down well with Muhammad Farid, who stood up and said... Read more
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The Borneo Post
DUN’s deputy speaker gives up post, sworn in as assistant ministerYesterday’s swearing-in of assistant ministers saw Tarat assemblyman Datuk Rola
DUN’s deputy speaker gives up post, sworn in as assistant minister
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
Yesterday’s swearing-in of assistant ministers saw Tarat assemblyman Datuk Roland Sagah Wee Inn vacate his post of State Legislative Assembly (DUN) deputy speaker to become one of 18 assistant ministers. Taking over from Sagah is Mulu... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dr Annuar to do his best as assistant ministerLamoh and Datu Dr Penguang Manggil. Two others – Datuk Abdul Wahab Aziz and Da
Dr Annuar to do his best as assistant minister
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
Lamoh and Datu Dr Penguang Manggil. Two others – Datuk Abdul Wahab Aziz and Datuk Mong Dagang – were not reappointed. Murum assemblyman Dato Gerawat Jala meanwhile took his oath of office as deputy speaker of the Sarawak State Legislative Assem... Read more
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The Borneo Post
BN assemblymen under scrutinyof Public Health and Mambong assemblyman Datuk Dr Jerip Susil, Assistant Minist
BN assemblymen under scrutiny
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
of Public Health and Mambong assemblyman Datuk Dr Jerip Susil, Assistant Minister of Solidarity Rosey Yunus (Bekenu), State Legislative Assembly deputy speaker Dato Gerawat Gala (Mulu), Pakan assemblyman Tan Sri William Mawan, Batu Danau... Read more
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The Borneo Post
New assistant ministers take oath of officefaces speculated by The Borneo Post were among the state assemblypersons who we
New assistant ministers take oath of office
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
faces speculated by The Borneo Post were among the state assemblypersons who were sworn in as assistant ministers at the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) Complex this morning (May 19). Marudi assemblyman Datu Dr Penguang Manggil, Dr Abdul Rahman... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Teh claims proposal to limit Penang CM’s tenure agreed upon in 2008 and contained in pledgeof office for the chief minister should be limited to three terms to prevent ab
Teh claims proposal to limit Penang CM’s tenure agreed upon in 2008 and contained in pledge
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
of office for the chief minister should be limited to three terms to prevent abuse of power,” he told reporters outside the State Legislative Assembly hall, here, yesterday. He said he was upholding that pledge and was of the opinion that the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
7 new faces, 12 retained2 first-time assemblymen among replacements and one of them expected to be swor
7 new faces, 12 retained
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
2 first-time assemblymen among replacements and one of them expected to be sworn-in as deputy State Legislative Assembly speaker Dr Abdul Rahman Junaidi, Dr Abdul Rahman Ismail & Sharifah Hasidah Sayeed Ghazali Dr Annuar Rapaee, Dato Gerawat Gala,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Seven new faces expected to be appointed assistant ministers tomorrowwill be seven new faces among the 19 state elected representatives to be sworn
Seven new faces expected to be appointed assistant ministers tomorrow
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
will be seven new faces among the 19 state elected representatives to be sworn in as assistant ministers tomorrow at the State Legislative Assembly Complex. This was disclosed by a reliable source today (May 18). The seven new faces are: Dr... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP remains hopeful of its debut in the West Bengal state legislative assemblypolitics, BJP is now believed to be the deciding factor in the election. Moreov
BJP remains hopeful of its debut in the West Bengal state legislative assembly
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
politics, BJP is now believed to be the deciding factor in the election. Moreover, it is expected to have its debut in the state legislative assembly. With people of Bengal opening up to the saffron brigade, the traditional parties are of course... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Belaga-Ng Merit road to bring joy to 30,000 folk — Liwanhave been left idle for a long time. “As the minister in charge, now I can cre
Belaga-Ng Merit road to bring joy to 30,000 folk — Liwan
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
have been left idle for a long time. “As the minister in charge, now I can create access to all these areas so that they can be developed,” Masing told the media after taking his oath of office at the State Legislative Assembly Complex here recent... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016 — Chennai records lowest polling in TN5.79 crore voters will cast their vote in 65,616 polling stations to select rep
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016 — Chennai records lowest polling in TN
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
5.79 crore voters will cast their vote in 65,616 polling stations to select representatives from 232 constituencies of the state legislative assembly. Tamil Nadu will witness a single-phase election. 6.15 a.m.: Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo... Read more
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New Kerala
Jayalalithaa casts her vote in Tamil Nadu polls - newkerala.com #64066Chennai, May 16 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa on Monday cast her v
Jayalalithaa casts her vote in Tamil Nadu polls - newkerala.com #64066
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Chennai, May 16 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa on Monday cast her vote here in the ongoing state legislative assembly elections. "In two days time, the people's verdict will be known," the AIADMK leader said after casting her... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016 — Jayalalithaa, Karunanidhi cast their vote5.79 crore voters will cast their vote in 65,616 polling stations to select rep
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016 — Jayalalithaa, Karunanidhi cast their vote
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
5.79 crore voters will cast their vote in 65,616 polling stations to select representatives from 232 constituencies of the state legislative assembly. Tamil Nadu will witness a single-phase election. 6.15 a.m.: Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kerala assembly polls: P Sathasivam becomes first Kerala governor to caste voteregistered himself as a voter earlier this month In a first, a Kerala governor
Kerala assembly polls: P Sathasivam becomes first Kerala governor to caste vote
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
registered himself as a voter earlier this month In a first, a Kerala governor on Monday cast his vote in the ongoing state legislative assembly elections. "This is the first time that a Kerala governor has cast his vote. As the first... Read more
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New Kerala
In a first, Kerala governor casts his vote - newkerala.com #64048Thiruvananthapuram, May 16 : In a first, a Kerala governor on Monday cast his v
In a first, Kerala governor casts his vote - newkerala.com #64048
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, May 16 : In a first, a Kerala governor on Monday cast his vote in the ongoing state legislative assembly elections. "This is the first time that a Kerala governor has cast his vote. As the first citizen, I have a duty to perform... Read more
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New Kerala
Over 12 percent polling in Kerala - newkerala.com #64064: Over 12 percent of the total voters cast their ballots in the first two hours
Over 12 percent polling in Kerala - newkerala.com #64064
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
: Over 12 percent of the total voters cast their ballots in the first two hours of polling on Monday in the ongoing Kerala state legislative assembly elections. Polling began at 7.00 a.m. across the state and will end at 6.00 p.m., to elect 140... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016 — Inclement weather fails to break TN voters' resolve5.79 crore voters will cast their vote in 65,616 polling stations to select rep
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016 — Inclement weather fails to break TN voters' resolve
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
5.79 crore voters will cast their vote in 65,616 polling stations to select representatives from 232 constituencies of the state legislative assembly. Tamil Nadu will witness a single-phase election. 6.15 a.m.: Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo... Read more
968 related stories
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016 — TN goes to polls5.79 crore voters will cast their vote in 65,616 polling stations to select rep
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016 — TN goes to polls
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
5.79 crore voters will cast their vote in 65,616 polling stations to select representatives from 234 constituencies of the state legislative assembly. Tamil Nadu will witness a single-phase election. Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
After election win, renewed commitment to Pan Borneo Highwaythe federal government's commitment to its completion after his coalition, Bari
After election win, renewed commitment to Pan Borneo Highway
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
the federal government's commitment to its completion after his coalition, Barisan Nasional (BN), won 72 out of 82 Sarawak state legislative assembly seats on May 7. "Because of the Goods and Services Tax, we're able to introduce a number of new... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
After election win, Pan Borneo Highway back on trackthe federal government's commitment to its completion after his coalition, Bari
After election win, Pan Borneo Highway back on track
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
the federal government's commitment to its completion after his coalition, Barisan Nasional (BN), won 72 out of 82 Sarawak state legislative assembly seats on May 7. "Because of the Goods and Services Tax, we're able to introduce a number of new... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Talking time over, time for actionhave been proven,” he said at a packed news conference held after the swearing-
Talking time over, time for action
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
have been proven,” he said at a packed news conference held after the swearing-in ceremony for all the ministers at the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) Complex here yesterday, On the increase of one more minister from the previous line-up,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Newly-appointed Public Utilities Minister to speed up outstanding issues for RTPas soon as possible,” he said when met by reporters after being sworn in as one
Newly-appointed Public Utilities Minister to speed up outstanding issues for RTP
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
as soon as possible,” he said when met by reporters after being sworn in as one of the 10 state cabinet ministers at the State Legislative Assembly Complex here yesterday. Dr Rundi said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem had... Read more
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The Star
Adenan unveils cabinet line-up, appoints nine full ministersfrom 72 to 82 and this certainly justifies the need to have the numbers," he to
Adenan unveils cabinet line-up, appoints nine full ministers
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
from 72 to 82 and this certainly justifies the need to have the numbers," he told a packed media conference at the state legislative assembly building here Friday. The nine had earlier attended a swearing-in ceremony before Sarawak Yang... Read more
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The Borneo Post
New cabinet lineup sworn in – Uggah, Abang Johari, Masing as DCMsHassan is the Second Minister of the same ministry. The ministers were unveile
New cabinet lineup sworn in – Uggah, Abang Johari, Masing as DCMs
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
Hassan is the Second Minister of the same ministry. The ministers were unveiled after the swearing in of all 10 of them at State Legislative Assembly Complex here. He went on to announce that Uggah is the Minister of Modernisation of Agriculture... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Adenan reveals his captainsMasing and Uggah. The Chief Minister’s Office confirmed that the swearing-in o
Adenan reveals his captains
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 days ago
Masing and Uggah. The Chief Minister’s Office confirmed that the swearing-in of ministers will take place at the new State Legislative Assembly Complex today at 3pm. In the speculated new cabinet line-up, PBB leaders will have seven... Read more
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The Borneo Post
End of the road for BN friendly partyNansian, Entrie, Rosey and Paulus felt that their existence in SPDP was untenab
End of the road for BN friendly party
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Nansian, Entrie, Rosey and Paulus felt that their existence in SPDP was untenable. So on May 15 2014, all fi ve leaders announced at a press conference at the State Legislative Assembly complex here that they had decided to quit SPDP and join Te... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kerala assembly elections: Will Pinarayi Vijayan finally get lucky in his quest to be the CM?Federation (KSYF) before becoming a member of CPI (M) Kannur District Committee
Kerala assembly elections: Will Pinarayi Vijayan finally get lucky in his quest to be the CM?
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
Federation (KSYF) before becoming a member of CPI (M) Kannur District Committee at the age of 24. He was elected to the State Legislative Assembly four times and was the Minister for Electricity and Co-operation starting from 1996. Vijayan... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Motion to limit term of Penang CM is rejectedbecause you set an example for the people," he said in his address opening the
Motion to limit term of Penang CM is rejected
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 14 days ago
because you set an example for the people," he said in his address opening the first meeting of the fourth session of the State Legislative Assembly. He said it was the hope that the State Assembly would be the best platform to resolve various... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sabahans indebted to Yayasanequal opportunities for bright children whose parents could not afford to send
Sabahans indebted to Yayasan
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 days ago
equal opportunities for bright children whose parents could not afford to send them to school. On April 27, 1966, the State Legislative Assembly passed the Sabah Foundation Bill 1966 unanimously, thus marking the establishment of the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Soo sees ‘victory’ in STAR’s struggles thus farpromote awareness that Sarawak was granted nominal self government by the Unite
Soo sees ‘victory’ in STAR’s struggles thus far
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
promote awareness that Sarawak was granted nominal self government by the United Kingdom on July 22, 1963. During the last State Legislative Assembly (DUN) session in November 2015, she said, the buzz was ‘Malaysia Agreement 1963’ (MA63). “Now all... Read more
17d
The Hindu
Casinos to become off limits for GoansGoa government declares that it will notify the Gaming Commission Rules for cas
Casinos to become off limits for Goans
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
Goa government declares that it will notify the Gaming Commission Rules for casinos With the State Legislative Assembly election hardly 10 months away, the Goa government has once again declared that it will notify the Gaming Commission Rules for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Big win in Sarawak a 'crushing defeat' for Mahathir: Barisan NasionalMalaysia’s BN, the resounding victory took even the ruling coalition by surpris
Big win in Sarawak a 'crushing defeat' for Mahathir: Barisan Nasional
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
Malaysia’s BN, the resounding victory took even the ruling coalition by surprise. BN captured 72 out of 82 seats in the state legislative assembly, bumping up its share of the popular vote by more than 8 per cent compared to the last state polls... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sultan wants power to okay Bills restoredthe role of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong or Rulers as a rubber stamp to affix the
Sultan wants power to okay Bills restored
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 days ago
the role of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong or Rulers as a rubber stamp to affix the seal to the bill approved by Parliament or a State Legislative Assembly. "I know that this is true at the federal level and in several states, but not in Johor. I hope... Read more
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