Day: March 12, 2009

BN gets jittery in Batang Ai

Joseph Tawie (Malaysiakini) Even though the Batang Ai constituency has been a Barisan Nasional stronghold for decades, its leaders both in Kuching and Kuala Lumpur are getting jittery over the prospect of losing it come polling day on April 7.

Did Taib reject Masing's choice for Batang Ai?

Joe Fernandez |(Malaysiakini) PRS (Parti Rakyat Sarawak) president Dr James Masing refuses to be drawn into speculation that Chief Minister Abdul Taib Mahmud has rejected a Malcolm Mossen, his party’s sole recommendation as the BN candidate for the Batang Ai by-election on April 7. Instead,