Category Archives: MoCS (Sarawak)

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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I’m in love with Vida, says personal aide

DATUK Seri Vida’s personal assistant Ahmad Iqbal Zulkefli has admitted to falling in love with the cosmetics millionaire and is willing to be her husband, reported Kosmo!. “However, at this point I dare not talk about jodoh (match) matters, as … Continue reading

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Redesignate CM’s post in Sabah, S’wak as prime minister

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT | Somehow, I feel vindicated. Following the initial backlash I received on my article “Are Sabahans, Sarawakians, only good as No 2?” published in Malaysiakini recently, I am glad that many of my fellow Sarawakians … Continue reading

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