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Expedite anti-hopping law

KUCHING: The proposed Anti-Hopping Law which is in the pipelines to curb party hopping must be expedited, said former Dewan Negara Deputy Speaker Datuk Seri Doris Sophia Brodie. She said the ‘frogging’ trend in the nation’s political landscape is becoming...

No need for Putera, Putri wings

KUCHING: There is no need for Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) to establish a ‘Putera and Puteri’ wings. PPB vice-president Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah believed that the party’s Women Wing and Youth Wing were sufficient. “However, it is up to...

Who’s to blame for a divided nation?

There is freedom of speech, but I cannot guarantee freedom after speech.— Idi Amin, ex-president of Uganda Recently a Sarawak MP highlighted in Parliament the growing racial divide among Malaysians caused by the constant manipulation of racial and religious issues by...

State’s needs not top priority for Malayan parties

KUCHING: Malaya-based parties expect Sarawakians to toe their lines or ideologies, but they do not reciprocate by prioritising the needs of the state. Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) Youth chief Datuk Snowdan Lawan stated this on Wednesday (Sept 22) when expressing...

Respect us, Abdul Karim tells PN

KUCHING: Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah has urged Perikatan Nasional (PN) Sarawak not to split the state up. The Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) vice-president said Sarawak PN and other Peninsular-based political parties must learn from Umno in respecting that...

Politics take a back seat for now

KUCHING: It is still too premature and not an opportune time to talk about the general election and logos of political parties, said a political observer. In saying this, Datuk Peter Minos pointed out that the nation was currently engrossed...

Parties should stop squabbling when new PM appointed

KUCHING: All parties must accept the appointment of the next prime minister and the new federal government by the King with good grace, says Datuk Julaihi Narawi. “There should be no more politicking to destabilise the new government. The focus...

Put Covid-19 fight first

KUCHING: Political parties in the current coalition that forms the federal government are urged to focus on fighting the pandemic rather than trading blows with each other. Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) president Tan Sri James Jemut Masing said there will...

GPS government will be retained, says PRS Youth chief

KUCHING: Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) Youth chief Datuk Snowdan Lawan has expressed high hopes that Sarawakians will retain the present Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) government in the coming state election to ensure stability and continuity. He said this was based...

More party leaders granted audience by Agong

KUALA LUMPUR: Several more leaders of political parties were granted separate audiences by Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah at Istana Negara here today. PAS deputy president Datuk Seri Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man, who is also Environment and Water...
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Expedite anti-hopping law

KUCHING: The proposed Anti-Hopping Law which is in the pipelines to curb party hopping must be expedited, said former...
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