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‘Christianising’ Muslims In Sarawak; Setting The Record Straight

By BARU BIAN COMMENT: The kneejerk reaction of some members of the Muslim community in hurling insults and abuse at me, and even calling for...

Non-Muslim Dayak Treated As Second-Class Citizens, Discriminated As Usual

By ABDUL AZIZ ISA COMMENT: Non-Muslim Dayak were never prioritized in the minds of the State government for Petros, the state-owned petroleum company. The decision...

Up To PM To Announce Sarawak’s Position On RUU 355 – Abang Johari

KUCHING: The Sarawak government has stated its stand on the Private Member's Bill seeking to amend the Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act 1965 (Act...

Double Brunei Deaths In Sabah; One Drowned, Another Just Collapsed

By THE BORNEOTODAY TEAM KOTA KINABALU: In a bizarre tragedy, two Bruneians on holiday in the Sabah state capital, died in two separate incidents Wednesday,...

Shocking Sight!!! ‘Protected’ Sun Bear Meat Sold Openly At Lubok Antu

By BORNEOTODAY REPORTERS KUCHING: A grisly sight awaited early morning shoppers at the Lubok Antu ‘pasar tamu’, at the Sri Aman Division, Sunday morning. A loveable...

Sarawak Swimmer Welson Sim Beats Olympic Champion At Monaco Meet

KUCHING: Welson Sim made Malaysia proud with a record-breaking splash to win the men's 400m freestyle at the Mare Nostrum Tour in Monte Carlo,...

Why Send Money To USA; It Could Be Put To Better Use In Borneo...

By DR KELVIN YII COMMENT: The recent statement by the Prime Minister promising US President Donald Trump a total investment of up to US$24...

Why Double-Standard In Citizenship Application In Case Of Ragad Taib?

By PETER JOHN JABAN COMMENT: Copies of the Sarawak Gazette have gone viral on social media in Sarawak showing that Hajjah Ragad Kurdi Taib, the...

Jurisdiction To Hear Apostasy Cases In Sarawak Lies With Syariah Court

KUCHING: The syariah court in Sarawak has jurisdiction to hear apostasy cases. This follows a Federal Court ruling that dismissed an appeal by four persons...

Nov 13 Land Rally! This Cannot Be The Sarawak That We Want To Live...

By PETER JOHN JABAN COMMENT: The land issues in the state are every Sarawakian’s problem – it is our ‘Ibu Pertiwiku, tanah airku’ - (re...

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