Entries by Trainee STB/KePKAS

American sailors and marines forge friendship and experience local culture in Sabah

KOTA KINABALU: United States (US) sailors and marines took time out from their grueling training schedule to enjoy their remaining days here by building on forged friendship with their counterparts from the Royal Malaysian Navy as well as experiencing the local culture. Since the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA-6) first docked at the Sepanggar […]

Serene moment at Memorial Day

SANDAKAN: The shared wartime history between Malaysia, Australia and Britain is a reminder of not only the sacrifice and endurance of those who perished but also the loss and longing of family members. “Today marks the 72nd anniversary of the end of World War Two. We remember the prisoners-of-war and what history tells us they […]

China kids shooting reality show in Sabah

KOTA KINABALU: China’s reality show entitled ‘Youth of China 3 – Nanyang Classroom’ has arrived in Sabah to shoot four episodes featuring the local tourism and culture here. A group of eight children from China visited Sabah Tshung Tsin Secondary School (STTSS) yesterday, where they joined the students in writing Chinese calligraphy as well as […]

Stargazers blessed to catch meteor shower

KUDAT: The Rungus in Matung­gong, near Kudat, are perhaps the only people in the country to have had an unhindered view of the Perseid meteor shower. As the rest of the country, including a large part of Sabah, was blanketed by thick cloud cover and rain on Saturday night and early Sunday morning, the small […]