Section : Columns

Catching up with friends in Sydney

The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart. — Elisabeth Foley, American legal theorist I was among nine former students of Sibu’s St…

Nonsense

(Part 1) Thora finished her drink and kept her bottle in her newly bought bag. She continued walking along the five foot way with her cousin, Erica. Sellers were selling…

No tourism without showing courtesy

According to the latest Tourism Satellite Account released by the Department of Statistics on September 27, the number of people employed in the tourism industry increased by 4.9 percent to…

Lest we forget!

Sarawakians should count their blessings that the haze is over and must thank Mother Nature as she prepares to send the annual northeast monsoon (landas season locally) our direction starting…

Not greedy; they shortchanged us

Lim Guan Eng calling Sarawakians ‘greedy beggars’! That’s the second time the word ‘greedy’ is used on Sarawakians. The first was on April 1, 2018 when Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad…

Deepavali in Sarawak

For me, religious festivals and celebrations have become an important way to teach my children about how we can transform living with diversity from the superficial ‘I eat ethnic food’,…