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  1. Sandakan lad's passion for landscape photography pays offRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: When shooting landscapes through the lens, no one would have the passion of Jonathan Tan, 31, from Sandakan. Sixteen years into photography and he still gets butterflies in the stomach from searching for the "golden hour" of natural light to illuminate his subject.

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  2. 'Quarry reopening won't affect Babagon dam'Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Babagon Dam's structure is strong enough to withstand mild vibrations and thus will not be affected by the proposed reopening of a quarry in the area. NSW Public Works Dams and Dams Safety Assistant Principal Engineer George Samios stated that he would only worry about the safety of the dam if such activity is carried out upstream.

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  3. 'Security situation in Esszone so much better now'Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Daily Express

    Tawau: The security situation in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone has improved so much for the better since the imposition of curfew in July last year, said Brunei-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East Assean Growth Area Business Council Chairman Datuk Roselan Johar Mohamed. He said this augured well for business activities, particularly the tourism industry in Esszone with majority of the tourism operators calling for the curfew to stay on indefinitely.

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  4. Embassy to look into deaths of 3 Filipinos in SabahRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Asia News Network

    A three-man team from the Philippines Embassy in Kuala Lumpur has been dispatched to Lahad Datu to look into the deaths of three Filipino youths. The consulate team met their next-of-kin on Sunday before meeting with representatives from the Eastern Sabah Security Command and police yesterday.

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  5. 3 Pinoy teens die during immigration operation in SabahRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Three Filipino teenagers died during an immigration operation in Lahad Datu town in the east of Sabah on Saturday, the Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur said. The embassy expressed concern over the death of the three Filipino youths during an operation conducted by the Eastern Sabah Security Command against illegal immigrants at the public market in Lahad Datu.

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  6. 3 Filipino youth killed in SabahRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Sun-Star

    The Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur confirmed Monday that three young Filipinos were killed in an operation against undocumented workers in Sabah, Malaysia last Saturday, March 21. In a statement, the embassy said that a three-person team has already been dispatched to Lahad Datu to look into the deaths of three Filipino youths during an operation conducted by the Eastern Sabah Security Command against undocumented individuals at the Lahad Datu public market. Malaysian media reported that siblings Nordin Akang, 16, Lahudin Nasir, 17, and Alex Nasir, 18, of Kampung Bakau, Lahad Datu, suffocated when they hid in a narrow space under the central market along with dozens of others after seeing the raiding team.

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  7. Sabah may find it hard to accommodate touristsRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 | Daily Express

    KOTA KINABALU: Sabah may soon have trouble accommodating visitors as the number of arrivals is expected to jump due to the Asean open sky policy. The liberalisation of regional air travel since Jan. 1 is expected to bring about an increase in connectivity, with all 10 Asean member states now able to fly freely through the region under a single, unified and liberalised air transport mart.

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  8. 'Sabah needs high-tech satellite system to monitor its coastline'Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: A high-tech satellite system should be in place for better surveillance and monitoring along the long coastline of Sabah. Universiti Utara Malaysia's Ghazali Shafie School of Government Dean, Prof.

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  9. Ministry rebuilds 111 houses destroyed in - SSulu incursionRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | Daily Express

    Lahad Datu: Construction of houses in Kampung Tanjung Batu and Kampung Tanjung Labian for villagers affected by the 2013 Sulu incursion is among the physical development projects implemented by the Ministry of Rural and Regional Development for the people's welfare. A total of 45 houses are being built in Kampung Tanjung Batu and 66 in Kampung Tanjung Labian by the Ministry.

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  10. Agri sector should be further improvedRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: The agriculture sector is the pulse to the stability of the State's socio-economy and should be further improved. Deputy Chief Minister and Agriculture and Food Industries Minister Datuk Seri Yahya Hussin said most operators of food crops work in small sizes and are not economical.

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  11. What role Fisheries Dept?Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Questions are being asked as to what exactly is the Fisheries Department role when the repeat slaughter of sea turtles is allowed to happen on the very same island of Pulau Tiga, off Kudat, within just two years. Irate conservationists said what is surprising is that the Department's officials would be silent every time something like this happens.

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  12. Semporna, S'kan water villages to be relocatedRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Daily Express

    Lahad Datu: Malaysians living in several water villages in Semporna and Sandakan will be relocated. The water villages are Mangkalinau, Cahaya Baru, Muhibbah and Forest in Sandakan and nine water villages at Mukim Simunul in Semporna.

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  13. Darren Kong...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | The Star Online

    KOTA KINABALU: The family of restaurant owner Darren Kong Thau Chin are trying to come to terms with his death at the hands of his cook on Sunday. Kong's uncle, former chief minister Datuk Yong Teck Lee, said the brutal murder was the last thing any member of the family expected because his nephew and his restaurant employees had a friendly and jovial relationship.

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  14. Yong shocked over murder of nephewRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Daily Express

    Lahad Datu: Sabah Progressive Party President Datuk Yong Teck Lee expressed his grief over the murder last Sunday of his nephew, who was a restaurateur, here. According to Yong, Kong Thau Chin who is the son of his sister was a good and thoughtful person and he was puzzled why it happened.

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  15. SPM: Fewer students scoring all AsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Sabah's overall performance in the 2014 Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia dipped slightly, with fewer students scoring all As than in the previous year. Of 32,197 candidates who sat for the examination, only 160 students scored all As in all subjects, down 216 from 376 candidates in the 2013 SPM examination.

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  16. Kudat badly needs full army base, says MinisterRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Daily Express

    Kudat: Deputy Defence Minister Datuk Abdul Rahim Bakri sees the need for a military camp to be built in the Kudat district to complement the Eastern Sabah Security Command's security operations in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone . He said the security control operations which currently focused more on the state's eastern coastal region should be expanded to Kudat at this district, located in the northern part, was the main gateway to smuggling and kidnapping, besides other criminal activities.

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  17. Nephew of ex-CM killed after attack at his cafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Star Online

    KOTA KINABALU: A nephew of former chief minister Datuk Seri Yong Teck Lee died after an attack by an enraged worker at his own restaurant. Darren Kong died on his 36th birthday.

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  18. Ride to TanduoRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | Daily Express

    Lahad Datu: A total of 300 riders from Sandakan, Semporna, Tawau, Kunak and Lahad Datu participated in the inaugural 'Ride To Tanduo' programme to commemorate the sacrifice of the fallen heroes during the Sulu intrusion at Kampung Tanduo here, exactly two years ago. Lahad Datu Assemblyman, Datuk Mohd Yusof Apdal after releasing the convoy described the programme as very good because it promotes the love for peace and boost patriotism, especially among youths.

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  19. MACC and Esscom to flush them outRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Anti-Corruption officers have joined forces with the Eastern Sabah Security Command to flush out the remaining number of Pakistanis staying in the State with visas obtained fraudulently through a syndicate involving immigration officers. Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission Prosecuting Officer Awang Samsul Baharam Bungso said the agency, which embarked on an investigation following a public complaint early this year, has in its possession a list of the wanted Pakistanis.

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  20. MACC warns that they are flooding the State: Visa scam Pakistanis in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Anti-graft officers on Thursday brought four Pakistanis before the court following weeks of investigations into the fraudulent issuance of visas and social visit passes to allow them to stay in the State. More are expected to face charges here, Sandakan, Lahad Datu and Tawau in the coming days and the prosecution said judicial notice should be made by the court regarding Pakistanis flooding the State.

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