Desmond Davidson

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

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Friday, 02 Sep 2022 04:25 PM

Sarawak Pakatan to stick to ‘winning arrangement’ in polls seat allocation

State coalition chief says component parties can negotiate with others for any political deal to fight GPS.

Sarawak Pakatan to stick to ‘winning arrangement’ in polls seat allocation

Tuesday, 30 Aug 2022 05:12 PM

Sarawak DAP chair loses defamation case against state govt

Court orders Chong Chieng Jen to pay RM150,000 in damages, RM50,000 in legal costs.

Sarawak DAP chair loses defamation case against state govt

Monday, 29 Aug 2022 07:00 AM

New Sarawak coalition doomed to fail, say experts

They say formation of group is a ‘futile electoral exercise’.

New Sarawak coalition doomed to fail, say experts

Sunday, 28 Aug 2022 07:00 AM

Food sellers pass rising costs to customers

Traders cite Ukraine war, labour shortage, high minimum wage as reasons for price increase.

Food sellers pass rising costs to customers

Thursday, 25 Aug 2022 03:03 PM

PBM to wait and see about joining BN

President says she is keeping abreast of events.

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PBM to wait and see about joining BN


Saturday, 20 Aug 2022 05:16 PM

Stop attacking Federal Court bench, urges Faizal Azumu

Tambun MP says public intimidation of panel members unethical, interferes with judicial independence.

Stop attacking Federal Court bench, urges Faizal Azumu

Saturday, 20 Aug 2022 07:00 AM

Hard for DAP to win Dayak support, says ex-committee chair

Party unable to break perception of being solely for the Chinese, says John Brian Anthony.   

Hard for DAP to win Dayak support, says ex-committee chair

Thursday, 18 Aug 2022 02:41 PM

3 Sarawak parties form new coalition ahead of next general election

Aspirasi, PBDSB and Sedar come together to set up Gagasan Rakyat Sarawak.

3 Sarawak parties form new coalition ahead of next general election

Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 08:07 PM

Cops told to quickly arrest absconding ‘sex pest’ teacher

Sarawak lawmakers want public to be updated on search for suspect due to gravity of case.

Cops told to quickly arrest absconding ‘sex pest’ teacher

Tuesday, 16 Aug 2022 03:25 PM

Batu Lintang rep quits PSB to make time for social work

See Chee How says he can give back to community without toil of party politics.

Batu Lintang rep quits PSB to make time for social work

Monday, 15 Aug 2022 07:00 AM

Johor polls shatter myth about youth voting patterns

Analysts say young people are not votes in the bag for opposition parties, will vote for whoever meets their needs.

Johor polls shatter myth about youth voting patterns

Friday, 12 Aug 2022 03:25 PM

Sarawak PKR calls for religious university to accept all faiths

Engan says institution should reflect the demographics of a multicultural state.

Sarawak PKR calls for religious university to accept all faiths

Friday, 12 Aug 2022 11:00 AM

Sarawak tour companies ‘overwhelmed’ by surge in business

Firms who have stripped down to a skeleton crew are now struggling to cope with jump in tourist arrivals.

Sarawak tour companies ‘overwhelmed’ by surge in business

Wednesday, 10 Aug 2022 04:15 PM

Activist slapped with permanent injunction against inciting religious violence

Wan Asshima Kamaruddin previously posted a video threatening Christians.

Activist slapped with permanent injunction against inciting religious violence

Saturday, 06 Aug 2022 09:08 PM

Anwar demands MACC conduct 'full, no holds barred investigation' into combat ship scandal

PKR president pushes for comprehensive inquiry into the matter.

Anwar demands MACC conduct 'full, no holds barred investigation' into combat ship scandal