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James Alexander Ritchie

Amazing Sarawak – PART 17

First Famous Patriot and Freedom Fighter  Rosli bin Dhoby was born in Sibu in 1932 and was a student teacher, as well as an active...

Amazing Sarawak – PART 12

Pesta Kaul The Kaul is the most important festival of the Melanau year and symbolises the end and beginning of a calendrical cycle marked by...

Amazing Sarawak – Part 11

PART 11 First Islamic Congress The first Islamic Congress in Sarawak was held at a community hall in Jalan Haji Taha, Kuching from 3 to 5...

Amazing Sarawak (PART 5)

Origins Sarawak as we know it today is a newly formed State with a defined political and geographical boundary. Within this boundary there are traces...

Amazing Sarawak (Part 4)

First Bumiputra Engineer The first Bumiputra to qualify as an engineer, Abdullah Mohd Noor (Haji), was born on 12 September 1947 in Limbang. He received...

Hafiz Mura – S’wak’s forgotten ‘King of the Aces’

  KUCHING: Sarawak's Hafiz Bin Haji Mura is an amateur golfer who fired a unique record of six holes-in-one within 15 months. Although this feat was...

Kampung Sri Maimunah – A forgotten Malay village

KUCHING: Kampung Sri Maimunah, a Malay village of 40 families in the midst of a Chinese community at Sungei Apong, is yearning for respect...

Aussie war veteran,97, makes 7th visit to Bario

KUCHING: On 25 March, 1945, the Australian intelligence and espionage unit launched a special mission called ‘SEMUT One’—to raise an army of Native Guerillas...

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