Desmond Davidson

Desmond is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight. You can follow him on Facebook.

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Saturday, 26 Nov 2022 07:00 AM

New MPs hit the ground running

They draw up plans for their areas just days after being elected.

New MPs hit the ground running

Saturday, 26 Nov 2022 07:00 AM

Abang Jo expected to grill Anwar on Sarawak issues

Deputy minister says unresolved MA63 promises, use of English, religious freedom will be key talking points.

Abang Jo expected to grill Anwar on Sarawak issues

Thursday, 24 Nov 2022 08:10 PM

Abang Johari, GPS accept DAP’s apology for past indiscretions

Sarawak premier says will cooperate with unity govt, still treat party as opposition within state.

Abang Johari, GPS accept DAP’s apology for past indiscretions

Thursday, 24 Nov 2022 02:02 PM

Sarawak politicians released on police bail after anti-PAS protest

PBK president alleges police arrested him under the Sedition Act but wouldn’t give a reason.

Sarawak politicians released on police bail after anti-PAS protest

Thursday, 24 Nov 2022 11:03 AM

Parti Bumi Kenyalang chief held over anti-PAS protest

Voon Lee Shan to face sedition charges.

Parti Bumi Kenyalang chief held over anti-PAS protest


Thursday, 24 Nov 2022 07:00 AM

GPS can weather grassroots anger, say analysts

Experts say Sarawak coalition set out its stall before agreeing to side with Perikatan, despite anti-Christian rhetoric.

GPS can weather grassroots anger, say analysts

Wednesday, 23 Nov 2022 11:01 AM

GPS reps next in line to meet king over PM choice

Conference to take place after BN's meeting with Agong.

GPS reps next in line to meet king over PM choice

Tuesday, 22 Nov 2022 07:00 AM

GPS picked lesser of two evils, says party leader

Sarawak coalition insider says choice was made to break deadlock.

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GPS picked lesser of two evils, says party leader

Sunday, 20 Nov 2022 10:23 AM

Pakatan suffers setback in Sarawak while 2 peninsula parties gain toehold

DAP manages to snag only 5 seats and PKR, one.

Pakatan suffers setback in Sarawak while 2 peninsula parties gain toehold

Sunday, 20 Nov 2022 01:41 AM

PRS president biggest GPS casualty as coalition heads for projected 23 seat win

Larry Sng wins in Julau with 9,159 votes.

PRS president biggest GPS casualty as coalition heads for projected 23 seat win

Saturday, 19 Nov 2022 08:24 PM

Learn how to manage in bad weather, Sarawak rep tells EC

Electoral body had no plan B to fall back on, Dennis Ngau says.

Learn how to manage in bad weather, Sarawak rep tells EC

Saturday, 19 Nov 2022 03:59 PM

Long Bemang folk brave flood to cast their votes

State rep says the situation was anticipated as it is ‘a common occurrence’ at this time of the year.

Long Bemang folk brave flood to cast their votes

Friday, 18 Nov 2022 07:00 AM

Sarawak may be Anwar’s Achilles heel in bid for Putrajaya, say observers

East Malaysia tour schedule tell-tale sign that all not well for opposition coalition.

Sarawak may be Anwar’s Achilles heel in bid for Putrajaya, say observers

Thursday, 17 Nov 2022 11:00 AM

GPS won’t work with parties that ignore Sarawak’s rights, say analysts

State ruling coalition likely to end up partners with Barisan Nasional.

GPS won’t work with parties that ignore Sarawak’s rights, say analysts

Wednesday, 16 Nov 2022 09:26 PM

One dead, 2 hurt in Sabah-Sarawak gas pipeline blast

Assemblyman calls for project to be shut for good as it poses a risk to residents in its vicinity.

One dead, 2 hurt in Sabah-Sarawak gas pipeline blast