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The Borneo Post
PBB fair to coalition partnersmembers. The swearing-in of elected members would be held on June 7, while the
PBB fair to coalition partners
The Borneo Post / Posted an hour ago
members. The swearing-in of elected members would be held on June 7, while the Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud would address the august House the following day. Asked if he expected any Bills to be passed, Mohamad Asfia... Read more
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Anil Netto
Sarawak's most peculiar 'drought'(dry weather) is beyond our control,” he said. If it is such a dry spell, pray
Sarawak's most peculiar 'drought'
Anil Netto / Posted 2 hours ago
(dry weather) is beyond our control,” he said. If it is such a dry spell, pray tell what caused the recent logjam? Taib Mahmud tells us it was not due to overlogging or the impoundment. So what caused he logjam during this “dry... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Australian Senate to investigate Sarawak bribery caseAN Australian Senate inquiry into foreign bribery will look at money-laundering
Australian Senate to investigate Sarawak bribery case
Asian Correspondent / Posted 5 days ago
AN Australian Senate inquiry into foreign bribery will look at money-laundering allegations against the family of Abdul Taib Mahmud, the current Governor and former Chief Minister of the Malaysian state of Sarawak. The Australian Senate Economics... Read more
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Sarawak Report
Remember Who is the Original Multi-Billionaire and Timber Mafia King!ceremony. Insiders have surmised that the reason was that the occasion inevita
Remember Who is the Original Multi-Billionaire and Timber Mafia King!
Sarawak Report / Posted 6 days ago
ceremony. Insiders have surmised that the reason was that the occasion inevitably gave a centre stage to Governor Abdul Taib Mahmud, who remains, of course, the real power behind his protege and brother in law, Adenan, and who still controls the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Current 11 ministries sufficient: AdenanHe also announced the portfolios of the 18 Assistant Ministers, who had been sw
Current 11 ministries sufficient: Adenan
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
He also announced the portfolios of the 18 Assistant Ministers, who had been sworn in before the head of State Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud earlier Thursday. The new faces are Dr Annuar Rapa'ee (Nangka Assemblyman), a cardiologist by training, who has... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Gerawat catat sejarah tersendiri Orang Uludan Sagah bersama 17 lagi menteri muda Sarawak mengangkat sumpah di hadapan Yan
Gerawat catat sejarah tersendiri Orang Ulu
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
dan Sagah bersama 17 lagi menteri muda Sarawak mengangkat sumpah di hadapan Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud. Enam daripada mereka merupakan muka baharu iaitu Dr Abdul Rahman Junaidi (Pantai Damai), Sharifah Hasidah... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dr Annuar to do his best as assistant ministerAnnuar and Sikie were among the 18 assistant ministers taking their oath of off
Dr Annuar to do his best as assistant minister
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
Annuar and Sikie were among the 18 assistant ministers taking their oath of office before Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud, witnessed by Adenan at a ceremony which took place at 11am yesterday. The others were Datuk Francis Harden... Read more
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10d
The Borneo Post
New assistant ministers take oath of officebe made known at a press conference later today. They took their oath in front
New assistant ministers take oath of office
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
be made known at a press conference later today. They took their oath in front of Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud, witnessed by Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem at a ceremony which took place at 11am... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Uggah deka lebih numpu agenda disemaya ba PRN11BENDAR AGI: Uggah benung nerima chiri nyadi Menteri Kabinet Nengeri Sarawak ari
Uggah deka lebih numpu agenda disemaya ba PRN11
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
BENDAR AGI: Uggah benung nerima chiri nyadi Menteri Kabinet Nengeri Sarawak ari ari Tuai Pemegai Menua Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud, ensanus. KUCHING: Sapit Kepala Menteri ke baru, Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas deka numpu program lebih agi... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dr Sim: No change to system of appointing community leadersChan Seng Khai, who was defeated in the 2006 state election. Then chief minist
Dr Sim: No change to system of appointing community leaders
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
Chan Seng Khai, who was defeated in the 2006 state election. Then chief minister Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud decided to fill a non-politician as the mayor — the first was Chong Ted Tsiung who passed away on Aug 3,... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Adenan appoints 3 S'wak Deputy CMsPBB Deputy President Datuk Amar Abang Johari Openg. The nine ministers took th
Adenan appoints 3 S'wak Deputy CMs
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 days ago
PBB Deputy President Datuk Amar Abang Johari Openg. The nine ministers took their oath before Sarawak Governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud in the afternoon. Adenan was sworn in as Chief Minister on the night of May 7, hours after Barisan Nasional (BN)... Read more
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The Star
Adenan picks three Deputy CMsas Minister of Resource Planning and Environ­ment. The ministers took their oa
Adenan picks three Deputy CMs
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
as Minister of Resource Planning and Environ­ment. The ministers took their oath before Sarawak Yang di-Pertua Tun Ab­­dul Taib Mahmud yesterday. Adenan was sworn in as Chief Minister on May 7, hours after Barisan was declared the winner in the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Talking time over, time for actionUrbanisation,” Adenan announced. The ministers took their oath of office in fr
Talking time over, time for action
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
Urbanisation,” Adenan announced. The ministers took their oath of office in front of Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud. SUPP president Dr Sim was appointed Minister of Local Government, which was formerly known as the Ministry of... Read more
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16d
The Borneo Post
Bekerja lebih gigihselepas menghadiri majlis angkat sumpah oleh menteri-menteri kabinet di hadapan
Bekerja lebih gigih
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
selepas menghadiri majlis angkat sumpah oleh menteri-menteri kabinet di hadapan Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud di Dewan Lapau, Bangunan Dewan Undangan Negeri di sini, semalam. Mengulas lanjut, Adenan yang juga Menteri... Read more
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The Star
Adenan unveils cabinet line-up, appoints nine full ministersbuilding here Friday. The nine had earlier attended a swearing-in ceremony bef
Adenan unveils cabinet line-up, appoints nine full ministers
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
building here Friday. The nine had earlier attended a swearing-in ceremony before Sarawak Yang di-Pertua Negri Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud. Adenan himself holds two portfolios namely Minister of Finance and Minister of Resource Planning and... Read more
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16d
The Star
Adenan appoints three deputy chief ministerstime. He is the most senior leader in PBB after party president Adenan. He was
Adenan appoints three deputy chief ministers
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
time. He is the most senior leader in PBB after party president Adenan. He was formerly a political secretary of Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud in 1983, when the latter was Sarawak Chief Minister, and was appointed Assistant Minister of Regional and Social... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Tiga timbalan KM?2011, jawatan Timbalan Ketua Menteri daripada Parti Rakyat Bersatu Sarawak (SUP
Tiga timbalan KM?
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
2011, jawatan Timbalan Ketua Menteri daripada Parti Rakyat Bersatu Sarawak (SUPP) dimansuhkan oleh Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud yang pada ketika itu Ketua Menteri. Pada PRN11, BN memperoleh mandat besar apabila memenangi 72 daripada 82... Read more
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The Star
Coming two polls make it a dozen after GE13in Kajang with the sudden resignation of PKR’s Lee Chin Cheh. The Balingian sta
Coming two polls make it a dozen after GE13
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
in Kajang with the sudden resignation of PKR’s Lee Chin Cheh. The Balingian state seat fell vacant when Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud was appointed Sarawak Governor. The 10th by-election was held on May 7 last year for Permatang Pauh. Datuk Seri... Read more
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The Borneo Post
The Adenan mandate, unity and integrityhis inclusive approach to society. Some of them are a continuation of what his
The Adenan mandate, unity and integrity
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
his inclusive approach to society. Some of them are a continuation of what his predecessors, especially Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud, had done in their endeavour to preserve inter-ethnic harmony. By giving special emphasis to “respect” and... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Malaysia Losing its Grip on East Malaysia?have been given free rein to enrich themselves at the expense of the community.
Malaysia Losing its Grip on East Malaysia?
Asia Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
have been given free rein to enrich themselves at the expense of the community. Sarawak’s former chief minister, Taib Mahmud, in power for 33 years, became a multi-billionaire through timber and other concessions and many other benefited... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Malaysian PM Basks in State Electoral Victorythe magnitude of the loss partly reflected the popularity of Adenan, who took o
Malaysian PM Basks in State Electoral Victory
Asia Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
the magnitude of the loss partly reflected the popularity of Adenan, who took over from the previous chief minister, Abdul Taib Mahmud, in 2014 after Taib allegedly looted the state’s rich timber, property and oil resources to make himself a... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Landslide for Team AdenanSoon after the final outcome was known, Adenan took his oath again as Chief Min
Landslide for Team Adenan
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 21 days ago
Soon after the final outcome was known, Adenan took his oath again as Chief Minister before Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud at his official residence, Astana. Present was Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. BN's... Read more
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21d
Sabah Daily Express
Adenan takes oath as CM(BN) returned to power for 11th straight term.Adenan took his oath of office be
Adenan takes oath as CM
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 21 days ago
(BN) returned to power for 11th straight term.Adenan took his oath of office before the Yang Dipertua of Sarawak Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud at Astana Negeri. BN won 72 of the 82 seats in the state election. Present were Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri... Read more
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21d
The Star
What next for Opposition?lecturer said on Sunday. The Opposition also failed to build a strong message
What next for Opposition?
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
lecturer said on Sunday. The Opposition also failed to build a strong message for Sarawakians in the post-Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud era, he said. Sarawak Governor Taib was Chief Minister during the last state election in 2011. “You fail to... Read more
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The Star
It’s sweet revenge for Barisan’s Chinese candidates in urban areasof 5,892 votes, up from 3,216 in 2011. He was sworn in immediately as Chief Mi
It’s sweet revenge for Barisan’s Chinese candidates in urban areas
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
of 5,892 votes, up from 3,216 in 2011. He was sworn in immediately as Chief Minister in front of Governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud at the Astana here last night. PRS president Tan Sri James Masing also retained Baleh seat by 4,793 votes and... Read more
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22d
The Borneo Post
Adenan sworn in as Chief MinisterTan Sri Adenan Satem was sworn last night as Sarawak Chief Minister before Yang
Adenan sworn in as Chief Minister
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
Tan Sri Adenan Satem was sworn last night as Sarawak Chief Minister before Yang Di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud. The swearing-in took place at the Astana in a ceremony that began at 10pm. Adenan was accompanied by his wife... Read more
22d
The Borneo Post
Early closure at 13 out of 754 polling stations – ECthe same at Kampung Muara Tuang multipurpose hall in Kota Samarahan at 8.05am.
Early closure at 13 out of 754 polling stations – EC
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
the same at Kampung Muara Tuang multipurpose hall in Kota Samarahan at 8.05am. Yang Di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud also cast his ballot at the same Satok centre at 10.30am. He was accompanied by his wife Toh Puan Dato Patinggi... Read more
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The Borneo Post
SK Merpati Jepang dan Dewan Datuk Merpati Jepang jadi tumpuandua saluran berkenaan iaitu Ketua Menteri Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem d
SK Merpati Jepang dan Dewan Datuk Merpati Jepang jadi tumpuan
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
dua saluran berkenaan iaitu Ketua Menteri Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem dan Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud. Selain itu turut membuang undi di tempat sama calon BN di Satok Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Abang... Read more
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22d
The Borneo Post
Two-thirds majority ensures first mandate for CMthe state. He was sworn in tonight (May 7)as Sarawak chief minister before Yan
Two-thirds majority ensures first mandate for CM
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
the state. He was sworn in tonight (May 7)as Sarawak chief minister before Yang Di-Pertua of Sarawak Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud. This took place at the Astana in a ceremony that began at 10pm. Adenan was accompanied by his wife Datin... Read more
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22d
The Star
Adenan sworn in as Chief MinisterPiasau, Dudong, Bawang Assan, Repok, Meradong and the new seat of Batu Kitang.
Adenan sworn in as Chief Minister
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
Piasau, Dudong, Bawang Assan, Repok, Meradong and the new seat of Batu Kitang. Soon after the final outcome was known, Adenan took his oath again as Chief Minister before Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud at his official residence, As... Read more
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22d
The Borneo Post
Adenan wins seat for 10th term with increased majorityis the first time Adenan is leading BN in a state election. He was appointed C
Adenan wins seat for 10th term with increased majority
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
is the first time Adenan is leading BN in a state election. He was appointed Chief Minister in 2014, succeeding Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud, who is now Sarawak Yang Dipertua Negeri. Taib was chief minister for 33 years. In the last election in 2011,... Read more
22d
Channel NewsAsia
Barisan Nasional wins 42 out of 82 seats in Sarawak state electionRakyat fell apart due to in-fighting. Analysts had predicted incumbent chief m
Barisan Nasional wins 42 out of 82 seats in Sarawak state election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
Rakyat fell apart due to in-fighting. Analysts had predicted incumbent chief minister Adenan Satem would help BN win the state again, a popular figure across Sarawak after more than three decades under his controversial predecessor Abdul Taib Mahm... Read more
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22d
The Star
Taib’s wife casts her votearrived to cast her vote at 11am, Saturday. Draped in a modern yellow baju kur
Taib’s wife casts her vote
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
arrived to cast her vote at 11am, Saturday. Draped in a modern yellow baju kurung, the wife of Sarawak Governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud, gracefully walked to one of the designated classrooms while greeting voters who were waiting in line. After... Read more
22d
The Star
Time for voters to decidea strong win so that Adenan can roll out more of the popular measures he has an
Time for voters to decide
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
a strong win so that Adenan can roll out more of the popular measures he has announced since he took over from Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud in 2014. “All of us in Team Adenan are committed to continue our struggle for a better Sarawak. “Give us the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sarawak Decidesearly as the weather could be unpredictable in the later part of the day. ● Ya
Sarawak Decides
The Borneo Post / Posted 23 days ago
early as the weather could be unpredictable in the later part of the day. ● Yang Di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud and wife Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Ragad Taib will arrive around 10.15am at pollling centre SK Merpati Jepang in... Read more
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23d
Asia Sentinel
It’s Raining Money in Sarawak2016 Sarawak campaign is the dominance of money from the federal government. Th
It’s Raining Money in Sarawak
Asia Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
2016 Sarawak campaign is the dominance of money from the federal government. The retirement of former Chief Minister Abdul Taib Mahmud has reduced the amount of Sarawak-based political resources able to fund the election. Current Chief Minister... Read more
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23d
Anil Netto
Sarawak's most farcical election campaignmore access to helicopters and speedboats to reach interior areas in the state)
Sarawak's most farcical election campaign
Anil Netto / Posted 23 days ago
more access to helicopters and speedboats to reach interior areas in the state). Even the autocrat former chief minister Taib Mahmud at his worst never resorted to such tactics. So is Adenan really the reformist he claims to be? Hardly. Faisal... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Mosques a catalyst for Muslims’ progressof any Muslim community but their roles should go beyond being just places of w
Mosques a catalyst for Muslims’ progress
The Borneo Post / Posted 24 days ago
of any Muslim community but their roles should go beyond being just places of worship. Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud observed that the establishment of a Muslim community in any area would usually start with the setup of either a... Read more
24d
Aliran Online
Adenan, autonomy and the alternatives: Sarawak decides 2016in a vote swing towards the ruling party. In the 1983 Sarawak state election, t
Adenan, autonomy and the alternatives: Sarawak decides 2016
Aliran Online / Posted 24 days ago
in a vote swing towards the ruling party. In the 1983 Sarawak state election, the BN led by its new Chief Minister then, Taib Mahmud, managed to increase its popular vote by more than 7 percentage points. And in the 1974 election, which was... Read more
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Sarawak Report
When An 'Election' Becomes An Invasion - COMMENTAnwar, caused a landslide away from BN. If BN had not controlled a swathe of r
When An 'Election' Becomes An Invasion - COMMENT
Sarawak Report / Posted 26 days ago
Anwar, caused a landslide away from BN. If BN had not controlled a swathe of rotten rural seats the former Chief Minister, Taib Mahmud, would have lost hands down. Najib, who was by then facing criticism from his sour-faced party predecessors,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sarawak state elections: Adenan factor could help win back voters, says Barisan NasionalEast Malaysian state, Mr Adenan has been described as the best chief minister S
Sarawak state elections: Adenan factor could help win back voters, says Barisan Nasional
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
East Malaysian state, Mr Adenan has been described as the best chief minister Sarawak's ever had. He came to power when Taib Mahmud stepped down in 2014 after more than three controversial decades as chief minister. While Mr Taib was dogged by... Read more
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27d
The Star
conflicting signals from DAP campaigndefused most of the hot-button issues and there is no more "Peh Mor", the Chine
conflicting signals from DAP campaign
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
defused most of the hot-button issues and there is no more "Peh Mor", the Chinese nickname for the silver-maned Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud, the former Chief Minister now Governor, to use as the lightning rod. DAP has been claiming that Adenan = Najib.... Read more
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27d
Sarawak Report
BN's Timber Tycoon Candidate For Repok Illegally Plundered Baram - EXPOSEReport and others have exposed several scandals tied to Hii and his unhealthy l
BN's Timber Tycoon Candidate For Repok Illegally Plundered Baram - EXPOSE
Sarawak Report / Posted 27 days ago
Report and others have exposed several scandals tied to Hii and his unhealthy links to the family businesses of Taib Mahmud. Hii was further unmasked in the film by Global Witness “Malaysia’s Shadow State” which caught on camera the... Read more
28d
The Star
Adenan factor continues to hog Barisan Nasional’s campaigna new campaign target. “Previously, the anti-Barisan campaign was simple. It w
Adenan factor continues to hog Barisan Nasional’s campaign
The Star / Posted 28 days ago
a new campaign target. “Previously, the anti-Barisan campaign was simple. It was Pek Moh (former chief minister Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud). Their cry for change focused on getting rid of the chief minister. Straightforward,” he said. DAP’s Ubah... Read more
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Sarawak Report
Through The Looking Glass - Into The World Of Najib Razak COMMENTso that they cannot be present to assist in monitoring the count. So much for A
Through The Looking Glass - Into The World Of Najib Razak COMMENT
Sarawak Report / Posted 29 days ago
so that they cannot be present to assist in monitoring the count. So much for Adenan reforming the bad old ways of Taib Mahmud. Postal votes from thousands of absent West Malaysian soldiers are being utilised to flood constituencies they... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dr Sim to become minister if elected, says Adenanreminded them: “This is Adenan Satem, not the white hair.” The ‘white hair’ re
Dr Sim to become minister if elected, says Adenan
The Borneo Post / Posted 30 days ago
reminded them: “This is Adenan Satem, not the white hair.” The ‘white hair’ refers to his predecessor Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud. “The only thing I have with ‘white hair’ is good relationship with him. He doesn’t tell me what to do. He tells... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Adenan inspirasi kepada masyarakat minoriti: Sivamenerusi satu kenyataan dikeluarkan baru-baru ini. Menurut beliau, ketika Yang
Adenan inspirasi kepada masyarakat minoriti: Siva
The Borneo Post / Posted 30 days ago
menerusi satu kenyataan dikeluarkan baru-baru ini. Menurut beliau, ketika Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud menyandang jawatan Ketua Menteri selama 33 tahun, masyarakat India menerima sebanyak enam kuil termasuk di Batu... Read more
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30d
The Star
Doing things differently in Bauin Sarawak which is known for its multi-cultural tolerance. In the 2011 state
Doing things differently in Bau
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
in Sarawak which is known for its multi-cultural tolerance. In the 2011 state election, former chief minister Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud visited a church in Mukah where he told the priest that he should consider expanding the church. The Tasik Biru... Read more

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