Fatimah Zainal

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21 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Upko out to reinvent itself after breaking away from BN

KOTA KINABALU: After breaking away from the Sabah Barisan Nasional coalition following its defeat in GE14, the United Pasokmomogun Kadazandusun Murut Organisation (Upko) is rebuilding itself.

20 Jun 2018 | 5:37 PM

Global experts in Sabah forum to sink teeth into legal aspects of shark conservation

KOTA KINABALU: Top campaigners will gather to discuss shark conservation issues during the Sabah Sharks and Rays Forum 2018 starting Thursday (June 21).

20 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Investments worth RM1bil within sight for Sabah’s east coast districts

SEMPORNA: The Sabah state government is set to bring in investments worth RM1bil to the state’s east coast districts of Lahad Datu, Semporna and Tawau.

Shafie (middle) greeting visitors at the Semporna parliamentary constituency’s Hari Raya open house. — Bernama
20 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Musa to defend Libaran Umno division post

KOTA KINABALU: Embattled former chief minister Tan Sri Musa Aman (pic) is set to defend his Libaran Umno division chief seat in the coming party polls.

19 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Time to protect biodiversity

KOTA KINABALU: The new state government must take on reforms in managing natural resources and strengthening biodiversity conservation.

The DaMaI Rainforest Complex, which comprises the Danum Valley, Maliau Basin and Imbak Canyon (pic), has been nominated as Sabah’s second Unesco World Heritage Site.
11 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Bite-sized snacks a big hit

KOTA KINABALU: One stall stands out from the rest at the bustling Asia City Ramadan bazaar here, where locals and tourists queue for their choice of local bites for sungkai (breaking of fast).

Tea with a twist: Rosiah’s inclusion of local flavour in the ‘teh tarik Dhaka’ has proven a success with customers.
10 Jun 2018 | 8:52 PM

Jeffrey Kitingan claims six Sabah assemblymen will join his party

KOTA KINABALU: A day before the newly-elected Sabah State Legislative Assembly sits for its first meeting on Monday (June 11), Sabah STAR is claiming at least six assemblymen will defect to join them.

8 Jun 2018 | 9:11 PM

Civil servants in Sabah to get RM500 Raya bonus

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government will be giving a bonus of RM500 for civil servants in the state in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri.

8 Jun 2018 | 3:13 PM

Man gets set for sahur meal, stumbles across 40kg python in his kitchen

SANDAKAN: A man preparing for sahur was shocked to find a three-metre long python in the kitchen of his house in Taman Evergreen off Mile 6, Jalan Labuk here on Thursday (June 7).

8 Jun 2018 | 1:15 PM

Sabah lauds move to break up rice monopoly

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Agriculture and Food Industries Ministry lauded the Federal Government’s move to open up the monopoly on rice to protect the interests of local padi farmers.