Desmond Davidson

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

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1 week ago

Sarawak churches, temples in yellow, green zones may resume congregational prayers

Attendance is capped at 100.

Sarawak churches, temples in yellow, green zones may resume congregational prayers

1 week ago

Sarawak politician dismisses latest unity policy

Muhyiddin Yassin should get rid of Article 153 if serious about goal.

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Sarawak politician dismisses latest unity policy

2 weeks ago

SUPP go virtual for CNY open house this year

Party holds dinner over Zoom for more than 2,000 online attendees.

SUPP go virtual for CNY open house this year

2 weeks ago

Sarawak to make own policies that benefit its people, says Abang Johari

State will exercise right to reject federal decisions that do not serve its interests.

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Sarawak to make own policies that benefit its people, says Abang Johari

3 weeks ago

Sarawak Chinese laud state govt for well thought out new year SOP

They must have considered issue of reunion dinners very thoroughly, says one local.

Sarawak Chinese laud state govt for well thought out new year SOP


3 weeks ago

Opposition politician suggests Sarawak seek foreign help to tackle epidemic

Voon Lee Shan urges state government to enlist aid of experts from countries with a good record against the virus.

Opposition politician suggests Sarawak seek foreign help to tackle epidemic

3 weeks ago

Uggah appeals to Sarawak longhouse folk to obey lockdown order

Disaster management committee to work out how to prevent wayward residents from sneaking out of their homes.

Uggah appeals to Sarawak longhouse folk to obey lockdown order

3 weeks ago

Sarawak DCM says report about Sibu people going hungry is untrue

Skewed and erroneous reports could be exploited by politicians to gain political mileage, Uggah says.

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Sarawak DCM says report about Sibu people going hungry is untrue

3 weeks ago

Sarawak forms task force to take down human smugglers

It is also to plug illegal border crossings, says DCM James Masing.

Sarawak forms task force to take down human smugglers

3 weeks ago

Anwar accuses govt of having no clear strategy on mass vaccination

Singapore, Indonesia started inoculating population while Malaysia remains regional laggard.

Anwar accuses govt of having no clear strategy on mass vaccination

3 weeks ago

Sabah-born former chief judge of Sabah and Sarawak finally admitted to Sarawak bar

The Sarawak A-G's objection against David Wong to practise law in the state has been overturned by a top judge.

Sabah-born former chief judge of Sabah and Sarawak finally admitted to Sarawak bar

3 weeks ago

Civil society groups file suit against govt on emergency 

They are seeking a declaration that January 12 order is unconstitutional. 

Civil society groups file suit against govt on emergency 

3 weeks ago

Sarawak Rainforest Music Festival to go virtual

Physical events to be open to limited audience, live-streamed to worldwide audience.

Sarawak Rainforest Music Festival to go virtual

1 month ago

Sarawak minister backs call to waive quarantine for vaccinated Singaporeans

Tourism Ministry hopes move would encourage travel again, rejuvenate economy.

Sarawak minister backs call to waive quarantine for vaccinated Singaporeans

1 month ago

Sarawak targets 10% reduction in teen pregnancies

Fatimah Abdullah says numbers have remained constant for four years.

Sarawak targets 10% reduction in teen pregnancies