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October 16, 2017

Writer says unlike natives in Sarawak, Sabah natives will never have to face uncertainties over land ownership as they... More ››

| September 28, 2017

Mohd Hishamudin Mohd Yunus says Orang Asli don't enjoy equal rights and protection under law compared with Malays and... More ››

| March 15, 2017

Federal Court allows appeal by state government and four timber companies. More ››

| January 13, 2017
(From right holding paper) Suhakam commissioner Lok Yim Pheng, Mengek Ahcai and Jengkeng Jani.

Human rights body says it will investigate Orang Asli villagers’ claim that Johor government and a developer are trespassing... More ››

| January 4, 2017

Nicholas Bawin, in a Facebook posting, talks about the troubles faced, and obstacles placed, in the fight for land... More ››

| August 14, 2014
Bengoh dam

Bidayuh villagers affected by the Bengoh dam project will not move out from their customary land and will not... More ››

| January 22, 2014
baru bian sarawak

The increasing number of new NCR cases arriving at the Sabah and Sarawak courts makes it vital for... More ››

| January 8, 2014
dam protest

Save Rivers Sarawak has questioned Sarawak Energy Berhad's sudden Christmas gift to 20,000 natives in 33 villages. More ››

| December 21, 2013
native land sarawak

The Court of Appeal again confirmed that the ‘pemakai menoa’ and ‘pulau galau’ land groups fall under native customary... More ››

| December 9, 2013
Mark Bujang Brimas

Gerakan Rakyat Seluruh Sarawak says the indigenous natives in the state are not happy with the state government for... More ››

| December 3, 2013
penan blockade_murum dam 03

According to their lawyer, the Penans were forced into accepting a RM23,000 compensation per family, RM8,000 more than the... More ››

| November 18, 2013
peter kallang Baram Dam

Save Rivers chief Peter Kallang alleges that the group, including community leaders, had vested interests in seeing the construction... More ››

| November 13, 2013

The natives want the government to pay interest on delayed payment of compensation. More ››

| November 12, 2013
stop dams

Save Rivers chairperson Peter Kallang claims that police had stopped the supply of food, water, medicine from entering Murum. More ››

| October 31, 2013
Torstein Dale Sjotveit

Swiss based Bruno Manser Fund claims the Sarawak Energy Berhad CEO has 'lost his credibility' and is ruining Norway’s... More ››

| October 30, 2013

Former dam project director says safety and environmental compliance standards of Baleh and Baram dam project are obsolete. More ››

| October 29, 2013

Protesting natives have ‘successfully’ chased away Sarawak Energy Berhad workers at Baram dam construction site and blockaded the area. More ››

| October 27, 2013

Heavy police presence in downstream Long lama and fresh blockades by natives in upstream Baram has turned the area... More ››

| October 25, 2013
Manyau Dalleh ritual at Baram Dam

Anti-Baram Dam protesters have issued main contractors Sarawak Energy Berhad workers three days to pack and leave worksite. More ››

| October 3, 2013
bumiputera sbah sarawak

Photos of PMR examination slips bearing 'Melayu' ethnicity labels on native students have triggered discussions on NRD's alleged... More ››

| September 28, 2013

Veteran leaders in Sabah should explain why, among others, the position and rights of the indigenous people is not... More ››

| September 20, 2013
NCR natives

Suaram reports to the UNHCR that the situation of the natives in Sabah and Sarawak was worrying. More ››

| September 18, 2013

Despite the government’s decades long ‘development policies’, bulk of Sarawak is still without clean treated water, road and electricity. More ››

| August 26, 2013
Dr Ewon Ebin

Although president Bernard Dompok desires to retire, he will stay until the soon-to-be elected deputy has settled in and... More ››

| August 11, 2013
Orang Asli

The Malaysian aboriginal community is unhappy that Suhakam's National Inquiry Report, which it wants tabled in Parliament, is now... More ››

June 9, 2013
najib razak

Prime Minister Najib Razak acknowledged today that the rural natives in Sarawak were “instrumental to BN’s victory” in... More ››

May 27, 2013

They are slowly realising that they have become a forgotten community and only thought of once in every five... More ››

| May 22, 2013
taib mahmud

The groups also called on other environment groups to clarify its support for the ongoing International Hydropower Association... More ››

| April 29, 2013
YB Baru bian (1)

Limbang candidate Baru Bian claims the key issue with NCR land rights is that the government refuses to recognise... More ››

| April 9, 2013

Humiliated Dayaks in Sarawak are threatening statewide protests over the insults spewed by Taib Mahmud's cousins Norliah and Fatimah... More ››

| March 28, 2013
fatimah and norlia_taib mahmud cousins

London's Independent daily has published a statement from Taib Mahmud's lawyers that licences for land was not "political... More ››

| February 4, 2013
taib mahmud

Sarawak PKR is curious about why Barisan Nasional, which has more that 30 radio and television channels including RTM... More ››

| January 22, 2013
mahathir 2012

Dragging the late Tunku Abdul Rahman into his 'mud of self-righteousness', is the final nail in the coffin of... More ››

| January 21, 2013
orang asal

The only reason thousands of natives in interior Sarawak are not voters is because BN is afraid that... More ››

| December 27, 2012
Chong Chieng Jen

The Sarawak government's joint venture agreements with native customary land rights owners is lopsided and only benefits plantation companies,... More ››

| December 7, 2012
Ba’kelalan-Bario road protest

The construction of the RM40 million road connecting Ba Kelalan to Bario in Sarawak, at the cost of an... More ››

| December 4, 2012
Daniel John Jambun

A Sabah activist believes it is 'high time' that focus be given to the 'impossibly poor' of Sabah and... More ››

| November 28, 2012

A campaign to mobilise Australians to pressure their government into forcing Hydro Tasmania to withdraw its support of the... More ››

| October 31, 2012
Anti-Baram dam demonstration

Orang Ulu natives in Baram gathered to protest against their community leaders whom they claimed misrepresented them. More ››

| October 25, 2012
Taib Mahmud New

Does the Sarawak government even know how much of the state's rainforest is left? More ››

| October 22, 2012

It's time Peninsular Malaysians know what's happening in their backyard, says Sarawak NGO Save Rivers. More ››

| October 15, 2012
penan blockade_murum dam 03

A 'first' notification on resettlement sites issued by the state government to Penans affected by the Murum dam which... More ››

| October 12, 2012

The fight against indigenous peoples' rights violation would be a huge challenge said a local journalist. More ››

| September 7, 2012

The state Land and Survey Department's poor enforcement of the conditions listed in the PLs is the main reason... More ››

| September 6, 2012
oil palm

Loyal native landowners in Serian who have been voting in their BN representatives polls after polls are revolting... More ››

| September 6, 2012
Alfred Jabu

There is no law against telling the truth and questioning the government’s actions, Sarawak PKR reminds Deputy Chief Minister... More ››

| September 3, 2012
Melikin farmers_Sarawak

Natives in Danau Melikin in Sarawak are furious with the police for 'siding' with logging companies against their court-sanctioned... More ››

| August 16, 2012
Arrested native villagers in Serian

Sarawak police raided a village and detained five people whose names were not even in the report filed... More ››

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