In the 21st century, the idea and thought of encouraging a shark industry here in Sarawak would anger the public, especially environmentalists and conservationists.
However 80 years ago, Sarawakians were welcome to catch sharks
In 1946, the third White Rajah Vyner Brooke ceded Sarawak to the British Colonial Office.
Rajah Muda Of Sarawak Anthony Brooke, the designated heir, initially opposed the cession along with a majority members of
In the beginning of 20th century, the Bornean rhinoceros was common in Sarawak.
Also known as the Eastern Sumatran rhinoceros or Eastern hairy rhinoceros, it was one of the three subspecies of Sumatran rhinoceros.
The ngajat is a traditional Iban dance in Borneo. It is traditionally performed as a welcoming dance, before and after a war or headhunting trip and to celebrate a bountiful harvest.
Just like the
When second White Rajah, Charles Brooke visited Simanggang in June 1885, the Iban chiefs there complained to him that the Lemanak and Skrang peoples were constantly being attacked by those living near the Kedang
Pengiran Muda Hashim (also known as Raja Muda Hashim) has famously gone down in history as the man who sought the backing of James Brooke and his schooner, the Royalist, to fight against rebels
Here in Sarawak, we have the blessings of still maintaining most of our cultural traditions including our traditional house, the longhouse.
Honestly, it is sad to see some communities letting go their longhouses and
Also known as a phantom ship, a ghost ship is actually a vessel with no living crew aboard. It can be because of two reasons.
Firstly, it is just a haunted ship or at
Due to its almost hidden location, most would probably not notice a big white house called Rumah Sri Aman located on top of a hill in the quiet town.
Rumah Sri Aman is located on
No matter which country or century you are from, living expenses like the high cost of food has always been a primary concern.
But did you know this issue also affected the people of