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BN Retains Batu Sapi Seat

SANDAKAN, Nov 4 (Bernama) -- The Barisan Nasional (BN) retained the Batu Sapi parliamentary seat when its candidate Datin Linda Tsen Thau Lin won a three-cornered fight with a majority of 6,359 votes.

SAPP Has Not Decided To File Petition Over Batu Sapi By-Election

KOTA KINABALU, Nov 6 (Bernama) -- Sabah Progressive Party (SAPP) president Datuk Yong Teck Lee said his party had not decided whether to file a petition over the Batu Sapi by-election.

Linda Tsen's Splendid Victory A Pleasant Surprise For PBS, Says Ongkili

SANDAKAN, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- The Batu Sapi by-election result which saw Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) Wanita vice-chief Datin Linda Tsen trouncing two seasoned male politicians is a pleasant surprise and historic moment for the party, said PBS deputy president Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili.

Double Victory Shows Maturity Of The Electorates

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- Barisan Nasional (BN) leaders Friday described the coalition's victory in Thursday's Galas and Batu Sapi by-elections as a sign of better things to come for the coalition but agreed that much still needs to be done to keep the momentum going.

Excessive Provocation By PAS Turns Off Voters, Gives BN Victory

BACHOK, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- The excessive provocation by PAS supporters during the Galas by-election was among the factors that contributed to Barisan Nasional's (BN) unexpected bigger-majority win.

By-Election Wins Show Support For Najib, Says Taib

MIRI, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- The Barisan Nasional victories in the Batu Sapi Parliamentary and Galas state by-elections show that more people are endorsing the leadership of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud said here Friday.

Nik Aziz Tells PAS Supporters Not To Despair

KOTA BAHARU, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- PAS spritual leader Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz told supporters of the party on Friday not to despair over the loss of the Galas state seat to Barisan Nasional.

Barisan Shouldn't Be Complacent, Says DPM

KUALA LUMPUR, 5 Nov (Bernama) -- Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin cautioned Barisan Nasional members today against being complacent following impressive wins in the Galas and Batu Sapi by-elections.