Desmond Davidson

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

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Thursday, 30 Sep 2021 04:48 PM

Zahid promises many new, young Umno candidates at next polls

He says it is ‘mandatory’ to field fresh faces to rejuvenate party.

Zahid promises many new, young Umno candidates at next polls

Wednesday, 29 Sep 2021 06:20 PM

Sarawak keeping police travel permits to prevent ‘flood’ of visitors

Tourism players believe state govt trying to manage move into phase 4 carefully.

Sarawak keeping police travel permits to prevent ‘flood’ of visitors

Tuesday, 28 Sep 2021 04:27 PM

Sarawak lifts restrictions on tours and travels

Tourism players get ready for arrival of visitors as state enter phase three of recovery plan on Friday.

Sarawak lifts restrictions on tours and travels

Sunday, 26 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Sarawak parents not ready to send unvaxxed children back to school

They are anxious as the state continues to report a high number of new Covid-19 cases.

Sarawak parents not ready to send unvaxxed children back to school

Friday, 24 Sep 2021 07:02 PM

14 reported Covid deaths in Sarawak, half are dead on arrival

Youngest a 43-year-old, oldest a man aged 86, says disaster management committee.

14 reported Covid deaths in Sarawak, half are dead on arrival


Thursday, 23 Sep 2021 01:58 PM

Sarawak Perikatan liaison body off to a rocky start

Confusion reigns as committee nominee denies all knowledge of post, aside from lacking coalition membership.

Sarawak Perikatan liaison body off to a rocky start

Tuesday, 21 Sep 2021 06:23 PM

Sarawak paedophile went unnoticed because no report made, top cop says

Investigations continue into Alladin Lanim’s activities to uncover more cases.

Sarawak paedophile went unnoticed because no report made, top cop says

Sunday, 19 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Race on to woo Sarawak’s 135,000 new, young voters

Difficult to predict which way group will vote in state elections, observers say.

Race on to woo Sarawak’s 135,000 new, young voters

Friday, 17 Sep 2021 06:40 PM

Sarawak lifts dine-in ban in 8 highly infected districts

Service to resume from Monday despite number of new Covid cases remaining high.

Sarawak lifts dine-in ban in 8 highly infected districts

Thursday, 16 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Young Sarawak lawyer’s indelible link to Malaysia Day

Aubrey Ng tells of her father standing up to police in ‘anti-national’ determination to commemorate unifying day.

Young Sarawak lawyer’s indelible link to Malaysia Day

Wednesday, 15 Sep 2021 07:35 PM

No quarantine for fully vaccinated travellers entering Sarawak

Rule coming into effect tomorrow still requires negative RT-PCR test.

No quarantine for fully vaccinated travellers entering Sarawak

Tuesday, 14 Sep 2021 07:53 PM

Malaysians have to act at next polls to cure 'sick country', says Selangau MP

Citizens have a duty to take action, says Baru Bian in his Malaysia Day message.

Malaysians have to act at next polls to cure 'sick country', says Selangau MP

Tuesday, 14 Sep 2021 05:17 PM

Sarawak PKR to stick to party logo in state polls

Pakatan symbol not well known among Sarawak folk, it claims.

Sarawak PKR to stick to party logo in state polls

Tuesday, 14 Sep 2021 04:35 PM

Penan set up blockade to keep logging firm off ‘ancestral land’

Residents from a dozen settlements warn company not to encroach on planned protected area.

Penan set up blockade to keep logging firm off ‘ancestral land’

Sunday, 12 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Sarawak’s ‘most prolific’ paedophile no village idiot

Oil palm plantation worker charged with child grooming a tech whiz skilled in navigating the dark web.

Sarawak’s ‘most prolific’ paedophile no village idiot