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EU group visits village project

A 16-member European Union delegation recently visited an EU-funded project in Kampung Tringgus, a Bidayuh village about 63km from Kuching, and were impressed by what they saw.

Group: Logging a threat to livelihood

Logging activities and the development of oil palm plantations are seriously threatening the environment and the livelihood of indigenous people in Sarawak, a grassroots network said.

Sabah native villagers worry about losing land

Sabah's rural indigenous communities are worried about losing the land surrounding their villages.

Aborigines on Australia's bird-flu frontline

CANBERRA (Reuters) - Aborigines in Australia's remote north and authorities in Indonesia and East Timor have been drafted in to watch for signs of sick or dead migratory birds as Australia's frontline defence against bird flu.

Still a popular meeting place for traders

In the day of one-stop shopping centres and hypermarkets, the weeklyItamu/Ior traditional farmers' market of Sabah still holds strong.

Dusun ties spread far and wide

When an indigenous cultural troupe from Taiwan performed in Sabah's capital city several years ago, many among the Kadazandusun community were startled.

Sabah’s grand tamu keeps going

Given the district's rich cultural heritage, the annual grand tamu in Kota Belud, Sabah, is something special.

Former PM proposes Australia as world's nuclear dump

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A former Australian prime minister has proposed that the country offer to store the world's nuclear waste in its vast desert interior and use the money earned on environment and social welfare programmes.

Former PM proposes Australia as world's nuclear dump

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A former Australian prime minister has proposed that the country offer to store the world's nuclear waste in its vast desert interior and use the money earned on environment and social welfare programmes.

Tracing Dusun ancestry

When an indigenous cultural troupe from Taiwan performed in the Sabah capital several years ago, many among the Kadazandusun community were startled.