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Why should Mais, DBP write Malay Bibles for Christians? Sarawak DCM asks

KUCHING, Nov 16 — Sarawak Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri James Masing asserted today that Christian Malaysians find it totally unacceptable if Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP) were to translate the Bible into Malay as suggested by the Selangor Islamic Religious Council (Mais).

DAP joins call for Sarawak BN to reject Islamic state aim

Sarawak state rep backs PKR’s call for state government to make their stand on federal deputy minister saying BN committed to making Malaysia an Islamic state. PETALING JAYA: The Sarawak DAP has joined its state ally PKR in calling for the state government to reject a federal deputy minister’s assurance that the Barisan Nasional (BN) […]

Visitation to Sibu (Part2)

Saya pergi ke Pekan Kapit bersama dengan bekas calon Katibas, Paren Nyawi, Ahli Parlimen Sibu Oscar Ling dan lain dengan four wheel drive pada dua hari yang lepas. Selepas mengalami jalan yang teruk dari Kanowit ke Song, sekali lagi saya melalui jalan yang teruk dari Song ke Kapit.

Visitation to Sibu

I found out that my name has been taken out of the blacklist of Sarawak Immigration two months ago.

Sabahans, Sarawakians say firm ‘no’ to Hadi’s bill

On April 6, Parliament hastily cleared all government business to allow for the tabling of the controversial “Bill 355” which aims to expand the syariah courts’ criminal jurisdiction from three years of imprisonment, RM5,000 in fine and six strokes of the whip (the 3-5-6 limit) to 30 years, RM100,000 and 100 strokes (the 30-100-100 limit). […]

MP moots ‘hardship allowance’ for civil servants from Sabah, S’wak

PARLIAMENT Putrajaya has been urged to include “hardship allowance” for civil servants from Sabah and Sarawak who are working in Peninsula Malaysia in the next national budget. Teresa Kok (DAP-Seputeh), during the debate on the Supplementary Supply 2016 (Bill) 2017 today, said civil servants originating from those two states have a hard time coping with […]

Reverend Dusing on Christmas, 1MDB and citizenship

By Rev Jerry Dusing  As we bring 2016 to a close, we thank God for His love, blessings and protection on us throughout the year. We thank God for the strengthened unity amongst the Church and the people of Sabah of various beliefs. In the midst of the political and economic challenges of our nation, […]

Absurd to suggest PH pull out of Sabah, says Kok

PETALING JAYA: DAP’s Teresa Kok has labelled as absurd a suggestion that Pakatan Harapan (PH) pull out of Sabah so that Shafie Apdal’s party can take on BN in straight fights. The DAP vice-chairperson was commenting on the suggestion from Universiti Malaya political analyst Associate Prof Awang Azman Awang Pawi. Kok said while state issues […]

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