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Nation 13 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

S'ng unfazed by Moggie's remarks

Parti Bansa Dayak Sarawak vice-president Datuk S#8217;ng Chee Hua, who is eyeing the party deputy president#8217;s post, is least bothered by president Datuk Amar Leo Moggie#8217;s recent remarks that the top two party posts should be held by Dayaks.

Lifestyle 07 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Dubai on the rise

Dubai#8217;s rapid urbanisation is nothing short of breathless. TAN LEE KUEN stopped over briefly and came away suitably impressed.

Nation 02 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Gawai Dayak open house a hit

Hundreds of people thronged the Gawai Dayak open house which was jointly hosted by the Dayak Ministers.

Lifestyle 24 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Traditional river races

What do you get when you combine Eco-Challenge with Sarawak#8217;s Gawai festival? How about a fabulous mix of adventure racing on bamboo rafts with traditional Ibanlonghouse hospitality? Welcome to the Baleh-Kapit RaftSafari.

Nation 16 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Rivals ask S'ng to pull out of race

Parti Bansa Dayak Sarawak#8217;s (PBDS) vice-president Datuk S#8217;ng Chee Hua has been asked by his political rivals to pull out of the race for the deputy president#8217;s post in the coming party elections.

Nation 14 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Increasing rape cases a worry for Sarawak

The high number of rapes committed by family members and neighbours of the victims is a worry for state authorities, said Social Development and Urbanisation Minister Datuk Dr James Masing.

Nation 05 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Another amazing feat by boy

A thirteen-year-old boy Tay Chong Wii, who is already listed in the Malaysia Book of Records, has achieved another amazing feat #8211; walking 100m in one minute and 35 seconds with his toes bent inwards.

Nation 05 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Sarawak building for the disabled

Sarawak will have a fully disabled-friendly building here to provide services for people who are handicapped, said state Social Development and Urbanisation Minister Datuk Dr James Masing.

Nation 02 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Masing: My closeness to Taib under attack

Parti Bansa Dayak Sarawak's (PBDS) presidential aspirant Datuk Dr James Masing has accused his opponents of attempting to make use of his 'closeness' to Chief Minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud to discredit him in the run-up to the party elections.

Nation 30 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Rural folk drifting to urban areas

The rural-urban drift in Sarawak is gaining momentum, with 75% of the state population expected to live in urban areas by 2010, said Social Development and Urbanisation Minister Datuk Dr James Masing.