Back in the day, there were plenty of rebellions set against the Brooke government in Sarawak.
The major ones were led by Rentap (1853), Liu Shan Bang (1857) and Syarif Masahor (1860).
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Everybody knows what a tiger looks like; it is known for its one-of-a-kind fur pattern of dark stripes against reddish-orange fur.
Besides Malaysia, it is also the national animal of India, Bangladesh and South Korea.
A jar burial is where one's remains are placed into a large earthenware jar and then placed in a grave or a tomb.
The custom of jar burials can be found all over the
Cholera is a disease which results from colonisation of the small bowel by the Vibrio cholerae bacterium.
It is caused by lack of clean water supply, improper sewage disposal, poor personal hygiene and unsatisfactory
In archaeology, rock art or cave paintings are man-made markings drawn on natural stone.
Unbeknownst to many, there are at least six interesting historical rock art sites found in Sarawak. Each holds a piece of
Advertising has been around since people created the written word. In this 21st century, we are constantly bombarded with advertisements, whether it's in newspapers, websites, social media, billboards or signage.
Today's advertisements usually sell
Murders call up the same amount of emotions - horror, fear, rage, even intrigue - whether they happened in 1859 or 2019.
One could argue that for 19th century Sarawak where headhunting was still in
Located about 156km from Sarawak's capital Kuching, Engkilili is a humble town in the district of Lubok Antu, Sri Aman.
According to Chang Pat Foh in Legends and History of Sarawak, the bazaar was
Most towns in this world have at least one thing that they are known for, be it an agricultural product or a wildlife species that also calls their respective regions home.
This symbol usually
Located in the northwest Borneo island, the Malaysian state of Sarawak is the largest state in the country.
It is nicknamed ‘Bumi Kenyalang’ or 'Land of the Hornbills' as these birds are culturally significant