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Lim Kit Siang

Lim Kit Siang is a prominent leader of the Democratic Action Party (DAP), a democratic socialist opposition party in Malaysia. He is the father of current Chief Minister of the State of Penang, Lim Guan Eng.
Lim was called to the Bar by Lincoln's Inn in 1977. He is married with four children. Since 1978, he has published 29 books. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Kit Siang, Pakatan trio to probe into effectiveness of Sabah maritime force
2014-04-15
Four opposition MPs, which includes DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang, are on a mission to find out if the Eastern Sabah Security Command (Esscom) is a white elephant. – Reuters pic, April 15, 2014.Four opposition MPs are on a mission to find out if the ...
(The Malaysian Insider)
  1. Pakatan: Esscom needs executive power

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NGO: Kit Siang all for hudud plan
2014-04-13
KUALA LUMPUR: DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang will not oppose Pas' plan to implement hudud as he wants to protect the interests of Pas members, especially those who gave their support to the Penang government, said a non-governmental organisation.
(New Straits Times)

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    Share reconciliation plan with all, Kit Siang urges PM
    2014-02-27
    DAP leader Lim Kit Siang wants the prime minister to allow all parties to have access to the National Reconciliation Plan. — Picture by Saw Siow FengKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 27 — DAP's Lim Kit Siang today asked Datuk Seri Najib Razak to allow all to access ...
    (The Malay Mail Online)
    1. Reveal reconciliation plan for public feedback, DAP tells Najib

    2013
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    "Let's just put it this way, I hereby sincerely invite all parties to watch ...
    2013-08-28
    In a recent report on an online newsportal, DAP adviser and Gelang Patah member of parliament, Lim Kit Siang reportedly said that based on the views of those who have seen the movie, several scenes that were portrayed are fictional and will only serve ...
    (malaysiandigest.com)
    1. Highlight: Mixed reviews along racial lines for Tanda Putera

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    Kit Siang excoriates 'Tanda Putera' maker over fictional flagpole scene
    2013-08-25
    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 25 — Creative licence was not carte blanche to concoct an “inflammatory” scene of a Chinese man urinating on a flag pole at the Selangor mentri besar's residence, Lim Kit Siang said in his latest screed against the controversial ...
    (The Malay Mail Online)
    1. Tanda Putera - using our tax money to sow racism

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    MTUC and 12 individuals given nod to appeal
    2013-01-30
    The legal question framed is whether the test of locus standi (legal standing) in the 1988 Supreme Court decision in the Government of Malaysia vs Lim Kit Siang was still applicable in view of the current provisions in the Rules of Court 2012 ...
    (The Borneo Post)
    1. Federal Court allows leave application by MTUC, 12 others

    2012
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    It's the candidate that matters
    2012-12-19
    ... Simon Lee and K.W. Mak — who will contest as independents, are expected to find it tough against Dr Lim and the DAP candidate, who is likely to be Kasthuri Patto, daughter of the late DAP stalwart P. Patto and currently Lim Kit Siang's political ...
    (Malay Mail)
    1. The transformation of DAP — Lim Sue Goan
    2. Pakatan to win with 118 seats?

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    PAS mum on hudud, Islamic state at AGM
    2012-11-19
    In a statement released yesterday, DAP parliamentary leader and MP for Ipoh Timor Lim Kit Siang urged PR leaders to be “guided by the Joint Statement of PR leaders when PR was formed in 2008” and noted that recent reports that the DAP had agreed that ...
    (The Malaysian Reserve)
    1. Hindraf is with Karpal on hudud, Islamic state
    2. Non-Muslim supporters ready to be Islamic warriors

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    'Hold RCI on Sabah, Sarawak's real progress'
    2012-09-17
    KUCHING: DAP's veteran leader Lim Kit Siang has called on the government to set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) to assess whether the dreams of Sarawakians and Sabahans in forming Malaysia have been fulfilled or betrayed in the past five ...
    (Free Malaysia Today)
    1. PR pledge to uphold Malaysia Agreement
    2. Pakatan to champion Sarawak, Sabah rights

    2011
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    DAP Downplays Pakatan Split Rumours (5)
    2011-07-18
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    DAP downplays Pakatan split rumours (Lim Kit Siang, The Malaysian Insider, Malaysia Today, The Malaysian Insider via Yahoo! Malaysia News)
    Excerpt: And every time PAS have to sacrifice its principles… always be on the losing side..what a pity…For sure UMNO will get two third majority in the coming GE….thanks... (Read article)

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    Teoh s Ghost will Linger after Release (5)
    2011-07-18
    Kit Siang: Teoh’s ghost will linger after release of RCI report (Lim Kit Siang, Malaysia Today, The Malaysian Insider, The Malaysian Insider via Yahoo! Malaysia News)
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    Excerpt: By Clara Chooi | July 18, 2011 The Malaysian Insider KUALA LUMPUR, July 18 — DAP’s Lim Kit Siang today lauded the Cabinet’s decision to make public the Royal Commission of Inquiry’s (RCI) findings on Teoh Beng Hock’s death but warned that its release might not lay the two-year controversy to rest. The senior politician... (Read article)

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    Najib the biggest loser, says Kit Siang
    2011-07-11
    PETALING JAYA: There are many casualties in the Bersih 2.0 rally – police, mainstream media and the Election Commission (EC) – but the biggest loser is Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak, says DAP stalwart Lim Kit Siang. He said that the rally on Saturday ...
    (Free Malaysia Today)
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