Category Archives: MoCS News

Umno, just don’t come to Sarawak

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT | Of late, a 2014 video of the late Sarawak chief minister Adenan Satem talking about Umno has been making the rounds on social media. It has been reposted over and over again, and shared … Continue reading

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Zahid, don’t push us Sarawakians

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT | So Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has issued this stern warning: Those fanning “Sabah for Sabahans” and “Sarawak for Sarawakians” sentiments will be severely punished. “The actions of certain quarters inciting the people … Continue reading

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So you want to be a datuk?

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT After three Rela (People’s Volunteer Corps) members were allegedly assaulted by a 29-year-old businessman with a “datuk seri” title on Oct 27, the spotlight has turned on the awarding of such honorifics by rulers and … Continue reading

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Veterans group pledges to ‘defend and protect’ Dr M

A veterans group today pledged to “defend and protect” former premier Dr Mahathir Mohamad, following the government’s withdrawal of his personal bodyguard service. The National Association of Patriots (PPK) president, retired brigadier-general Mohd Arshad Raji, also called on those who … Continue reading

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Focus on Clare’s more serious allegations, says Ambiga

Ambiga Sreenevasan has been in the spotlight since Sarawak Report editor Clare Rewcastle-Brown dragged her name into the defamation suit filed by PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang in the UK. Rewcastle-Brown’s defence statement mentioned the former Bar Council chairperson as … Continue reading

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Politicians, let the IGP do his job

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT | Many of us will still remember the Lahad Datu incursion by Sulu militants from the Philippines in 2013. For Sabahans, that must surely be one episode they can never forget or rather, wish had … Continue reading

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Let’s close the ‘Allah’ chapter and move on

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT | I have written many articles regarding the Allah issue since it first surfaced a decade ago. It seems that the subject does not want to fade away. Now, I wish to ask whether this … Continue reading

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