Desmond Davidson

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2 days ago

Sibu hotels snub Sarawak government  request to return as quarantine hotels

They cite prior commitments for weddings, events as well as risk to staff as reasons for refusal.

Sibu hotels snub Sarawak government  request to return as quarantine hotels

3 days ago

2-hour wait in the dark and cold for injured man

He was a passenger of a 4x4 that slid off a Sarawak road, plunging into a 92m-deep ravine.

2-hour wait in the dark and cold for injured man

3 days ago

Sibu to be locked down from Saturday

14-day MCO follows another day of three-digit Covid-19 cases.

Sibu to be locked down from Saturday

4 days ago

Sarawak to use drones for border patrol, says Masing

Funds for such vehicles to be sought from state disaster management committee.

Sarawak to use drones for border patrol, says Masing

4 days ago

Sarawak’s Pasai cluster grows with 92 new Covid-19 cases

It makes up bulk of state’s 166 fresh infections today.

Sarawak’s Pasai cluster grows with 92 new Covid-19 cases


5 days ago

Upko's Tangau calls on Anwar to form shadow cabinet 'to save Malaysia'

Pakatan Harapan Plus must offer better policies that Muhyiddin's government, says Sabah party chief.

Upko's Tangau calls on Anwar to form shadow cabinet 'to save Malaysia'

5 days ago

Overnight floods force 53 out of homes in Sarawak

Nineteen households seek shelter at community halls in Kg Betong Kenawi and Taman Desa Wira.

Overnight floods force 53 out of homes in Sarawak

5 days ago

New Covid-19 cluster in rural Sarawak

20 found positive in Sebauh district in Bintulu.

New Covid-19 cluster in rural Sarawak

1 week ago

Sarawak Pakatan ‘delusional’ over chances in polls

Analysts say overambitious coalition shadow of former self in state politics, predict heavy losses.

Sarawak Pakatan ‘delusional’ over chances in polls

1 week ago

Record 55 new Covid-19 cases for Sarawak

The bulk of it, 37, came from a new cluster called Pasai near Sibu.

Record 55 new Covid-19 cases for Sarawak

1 week ago

Kuching turns orange after Covid-19 spike

There are now 25 locally transmitted cases in Kuching in the past 14 days.

Kuching turns orange after Covid-19 spike

1 week ago

Sarawak to quarantine 4,000 teachers, families returning from peninsula

State taking no chances on those entering schools when they reopen on January 20.

Sarawak to quarantine 4,000 teachers, families returning from peninsula

1 week ago

2 longhouses locked down as Covid-19 spreads to rural Sarawak

New cases end Sri Aman's green run.

2 longhouses locked down as Covid-19 spreads to rural Sarawak

1 week ago

Analyst plays down Pakatan–PSB fiery public displays

An agreement will eventually be reached before the Sarawak elections, James Chin says.

Analyst plays down Pakatan–PSB fiery public displays

1 week ago

Sarawak scraps ‘dangerous’ home quarantine policy

Order to self-isolate based on trust and too easily flouted, says deputy chief minister.

Sarawak scraps ‘dangerous’ home quarantine policy