Alfred Jabu under fire for water shortage woes

Dukau Papau

Betong town and scores of longhouses and Malay villages in the Layar constituency have been hit hard by water shortage due to the prolonged dry weather but Deputy Chief Minister Alfred Jabu Anak Numpang doesn’t think so.On TV3 on Thursday, he denied there were water woes in his constituency. 396 more words

Anak Sarawak Bangsa Malaysia

Pakatan doomed if Selangor MB crisis not resolved, say analysts

EILEEN NG

Political analysts have agreed with the pessimism expressed by both DAP and PAS on the prospects of Pakatan Rakyat surviving the Selangor menteri besar crisis, adding that the continued squabbles between the three-party opposition pact on the issue have also raised questions whether they have the chops to govern the country, given their oft-repeated mantra of taking over Putrajaya. 1,038 more words

Anak Sarawak Bangsa Malaysia

Don't overlook Dayaks, S'wak CM told

Dukau Papau

Newly formed Dayak Informal Group (DIG) called on Sarawak chief minister Adenan Satem to ‘clean’ his government which he inherited from the former chief minister Abdul Taib Mahmud, who had allegedly neglected the Dayak communities in terms of development, business opportunities and civil service appointments. 420 more words

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Towards a genuine fraternity between Christians and Muslims

The Vatican

Dear Muslim Brothers and Sisters,

It gives us great joy to offer you our heartfelt congratulations and good wishes on the occasion of Aidilfitri at the conclusion of Ramadan, a month dedicated to fasting, prayer and helping the poor. 450 more words

Anak Sarawak Bangsa Malaysia

What changes will a new Selangor MB bring?

DR KUA KIA SOONG

The news at the moment is all abuzz about the drama of changing the Selangor memberi besar. This has come about apparently because the current menteri besar  has turned rogue and reneged on some Pakatan Rakyat principles. 1,073 more words

Anak Sarawak Bangsa Malaysia

Orang Ulu want Jabu out as Sarawak Deputy CM

Dukau Papau

Orang Ulu communities and non-governmental organisations that oppose the construction of the Baram Dam have demanded that the resignation of Sarawak Deputy Chief Minister Alfred Jabu anak Numpang. 931 more words

Anak Sarawak Bangsa Malaysia

Pakatan in self-destruct mode over Selangor MB issue, say PAS leaders

AMIN ISKANDAR

The three-party opposition coalition Pakatan Rakyat is heading for a break-up after Hari Raya Aidilfitri because of PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang’s support for embattled Selangor Menteri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim, which goes against the stand of the pact’s leadership council, a PAS insider said. 667 more words

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