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Valentine Tawie Salok

Trying to lie low during Gawai

Gawai Dayak is here again. Many of my friends are mostly homebound; and so are my family members too. I choose to stay put...

Always a teacher at heart

Once a teacher is always a teacher, as its scouting equivalent would say the same for a scout. I was both a teacher and...

Poor artist with paintings the world over

Since 1971, I have been involved in quite a number of painting and photography exhibitions in the country and abroad. The first one, namely in...

NAG art exhibitions and ‘bad omen’ jinx

Three times in the past my canvases were among scores of others given prominence in the National Art Gallery (NAG) in Kuala Lumpur. Most...

Unforgettable encounter with king cobra

As promised, I’m back with ulu tales especially those pertaining to my familiar territory, the upper Melupa river basin. Being brought up by farming and...

Rimbas United Sri Aman Closed champions

SRI AMAN: Rimbas United emerged as the champions of Sri Aman Closed Sepak Takraw Championship 2017 to win Hajjah Simon Peri Cup, Lingga State...

Enjoying the carefree ‘ulu’ life

Kids in the ulu (remote hinterland) of the late 50s through to the 60s had to be contented with their surroundings as their playground...

Faceless dreams, a remarkable ending

In 1989 while serving as Julau Scout District Commissioner I was had the privilege to join a special camp. The big group of campers...

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PAS calls to suspend alcohol sales, production to curb drunk driving

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