Geryl Ogilvy

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25 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Elaborate showcase of tradition and culture at state-level Gawai Dayak Parade

KUCHING: Men dressed as tribal warriors and women in beautiful traditional costumes and regalia coloured up the streets of the city centre in celebration of the state-level Gawai Dayak parade, which makes a return after 24 years.

Jaban demonstrating his ‘ilmu kebal’ ability as the sharp weapon has no effect on him.
25 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Involve the community as it is their right

KUCHING: The amendment to the Sarawak Land Code involving native customary rights (NCR) such as pemakai menoa and pulau galau must be made public before it is tabled in the upcoming state legislative assembly sitting.

23 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Additional affordable housing for Sarawak

KUCHING: The Local Government and Housing Ministry will roll out an updated version of the national housing policy by year’s end, which puts more focus on the B40 group.

Zuraida paying a courtesy call on Abang Johari during her working visit to Sarawak.
23 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Showcasing flavours of Sarawak

SARAWAK Heritage Street Food Festival returns for its second edition on July 6 to 8, offering the best of local flavours and cuisine.

Dona Drury (front, in orange shirt) flanked by Hong Seng (left) and Abang Abdul Wahapi, posing with other committee members and participants at a press conference for the festival.
21 Jun 2018 | 6:56 PM

Sarawak urged to relook at sexual abuse cases against Penan

KUCHING: The Sarawak government has been urged to relook at rape and molestation cases of Penan girls and women which allegedly took place in the Baram interior over a decade ago.

21 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Reaching out to the interior

KUCHING: Solar power has brightened up the villages of Long Selulong and Long Ludin in Ulu Baram, thanks to a charity expedition led by non-profitable body Hope Place Kuching.

Volunteers for the ‘Giving Hope, Sharing Love’ expedition take time for a group photograph before setting off in 35 4WD vehicles.
18 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

A fitting show of racial harmony

KUCHING: Sarawak is second to none when it comes to racial harmony and embracing diversity, this is especially evident at Raya open house.

Abang Johari welcoming visitors to his Hari Raya open house.
15 Jun 2018 | 5:50 PM

Sarawak’s PRS open to forming political bloc with Sabah parties

KUCHING: Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) is open to forming a political bloc with its Sabah counterparts to strengthen the position of both states as co-administrators.

13 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Barisan’s loss is Pakatan’s gain, say analysts

PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Hara­pan is in a stronger position in Parliament with the departure of four Sarawak parties from Barisan Nasional, say analysts.

13 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Sarawak abandons Barisan Nasional ship

PETALING JAYA: All four Sarawak Barisan Nasional component parties have abandoned ship, leaving the coalition in tatters and further strengthening Pakatan Harapan’s position in Parliament.