School principal acquitted of four graft charges

SANDAKAN: A secondary school principal was acquitted and discharged without his defence being called on four graft charges by the Session Court here yesterday. Judge Indra Hj Ayub ruled that the prosecution had failed to establish a case against 40-year-old … Continue reading

Malaysian Christmas celebration unique, says PM

KOTA KINABALU: Christmas in Malaysia has created its own uniqueness by changing the tradition of celebration from private family to a multi-racial open house. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said this at the national-level Christmas open house 2009 … Continue reading

Salleh suggests direct membership to BN

KOTA KINABALU: Former Sabah chief minister Datuk Seri Salleh Said Keruak has suggested that direct membership to Barisan Nasional be made possible to ensure the coalition remain strong and relevant. “Through this approach, those who are committed to BN and … Continue reading

Sabah CM concerned about algae

KOTA KINABALU: Chief Minister Datuk Musa Aman is concerned about the algae affecting the shores of Tanjung Aru Beach. “I will ask City Hall and the Department of Environment (DOE) to study and find out the cause of the problem,” … Continue reading

PBRS provides extra strength to BN: Kurup

KOTA KINABALU: Parti Bersatu Rakyat Sabah (PBRS) is just a small party in the Barisan Nasional (BN) but it has provided additional strength to the coalition over the years, said party president Tan Sri Joseph Kurup. “PBRS is not a … Continue reading

1,864 citizenship applicants from Sabah

TAWAU: Deputy Home Minister Datuk Wira Abu Seman Yusop, in his reply to Datuk Chua Soon Bui (MP Tawau), told the House that as at September 2009, there were 1,864 citizenship applications from Sabah yet to be processed, among them … Continue reading