Desmond Davidson

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

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Saturday, 14 Jan 2023 07:00 AM

Volunteer firefighters save longhouse from being razed

Wind provide ‘lucky breaks’ for residents, says fire chief.

Volunteer firefighters save longhouse from being razed

Friday, 13 Jan 2023 06:15 PM

Body temperature check for all arrivals at Sarawak’s entry points

State disaster committee says those who test positive will have to undergo quarantine.

Body temperature check for all arrivals at Sarawak’s entry points

Thursday, 12 Jan 2023 07:22 PM

Chinese New Year foods cheaper in Sabah

Only pork more expensive in African swine fever hit state.

Chinese New Year foods cheaper in Sabah

Thursday, 12 Jan 2023 04:52 PM

Rep appeals for urgent repair to key road in remote Sarawak

Baru Bian says it is crucial because it leads to border crossing into Indonesia.

Rep appeals for urgent repair to key road in remote Sarawak

Wednesday, 11 Jan 2023 07:00 AM

Sabah political turmoil to force unity govt on Hajiji, say analysts 

Chief minister has no choice but to accept PM's proposal. 

Sabah political turmoil to force unity govt on Hajiji, say analysts 


Saturday, 07 Jan 2023 07:00 AM

Sabah, Sarawak politicians welcome greater autonomy over projects

Decision shows PM is serious about decentralising power, say analysts.

Sabah, Sarawak politicians welcome greater autonomy over projects

Tuesday, 03 Jan 2023 06:35 PM

PSB man files petition to overturn general election defeat

Youth chief asserts extensive ‘bribery’ and ‘intimidation’ affected contest.  

PSB man files petition to overturn general election defeat

Wednesday, 14 Dec 2022 03:32 PM

98% of elective surgery backlog in govt hospitals cleared, says health DG

Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says remaining cases due to lack of certain medical professionals.

98% of elective surgery backlog in govt hospitals cleared, says health DG

Wednesday, 14 Dec 2022 07:00 AM

Hard for Sarawak PKR to get out of rut, say analysts 

Pundits believe party needs to take advantage of Anwar's PM position to grow its profile.

Hard for Sarawak PKR to get out of rut, say analysts 

Tuesday, 13 Dec 2022 11:02 AM

Perikatan to unveil shadow cabinet next week

Small groups of MPs to be assigned to a single portfolio, a departure from usual practice.

Perikatan to unveil shadow cabinet next week

Monday, 12 Dec 2022 04:50 PM

South Korean firms ink MOU to store CO2 in Sarawak

Abang Jo says he welcomes sustainable partnerships across the value chain.

South Korean firms ink MOU to store CO2 in Sarawak

Thursday, 08 Dec 2022 06:25 PM

MACC confirms opening probe into alleged embezzlement of RM600 billion 

Commission appeals to public to come forward with information, evidence to aid investigations.

MACC confirms opening probe into alleged embezzlement of RM600 billion 

Wednesday, 07 Dec 2022 03:49 PM

PRS offers 2 names for PM to consider for deputy minister posts

GPS component party says both candidates represent state’s rural indigenous people.

PRS offers 2 names for PM to consider for deputy minister posts

Tuesday, 06 Dec 2022 05:01 PM

Construction of Sarawak coastal bridge hampered by cashflow, worker problems

Project progress said to be three years behind schedule.

Construction of Sarawak coastal bridge hampered by cashflow, worker problems

Thursday, 01 Dec 2022 06:18 PM

Abang Jo says Sarawak reps will guard state’s interests

GPS to pursue and resolve matters with previous administration.

Abang Jo says Sarawak reps will guard state’s interests