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Radiologist has scaled Mt Kinabalu 40 times

The Borneo Post - 5 days ago
KOTA KINABALU: Climbing Mount Kinabalu is not just a passion for 63-year-old radiologist Dr K. Ravi Mandalam. It is an addiction. Since his first ascent in 1995, Dr Ravi has scaled Mount Kinabalu 40 times. “Mount Kinabalu is a very scenic...

Sandakan attracts tourists with its history and natural heritage

The Star Online - 4 days ago
EARLY morning flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sabah's east coast town of Sandakan are usually full with many of the passengers comprising tourists. If they are lucky, they will have a breathtaking aerial view of Mount Kinabalu and the highlands...

Duchenne awareness still low in Sabah

Daily Express - 2 weeks ago
A total of 14 climbers are taking part in the seventh edition of the Mount Kinabalu expedition, who share the same mission which is to increase the global awareness on Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The flagging-off was done by Sabah Parks Board...

25 high value geo-tourism spots in Sabah – expert

The Borneo Post - 7 days ago
Dr Felix said most people go to Mount Kinabalu merely to conquer the mountain. “But if you deal with these geo-tourism spots as a tourism product, you could look at the diverse rock trail,” he said. Geotourists visiting the Maliau Basin, on the other...

Adhyaksa Dault Ready to Hoist Red-White Flag in Mount Kinabalu

Netralnews - 4 weeks ago
Chairman of the National Boy Scout Movement who is also Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Vanaprastha, Adhyaksa Dault said in his instagram (@adhyaksadault), Saturday (7/1), he begged prayers, tomorrow (today) will climb Mount Kinabalu,...

Warisan: Concrete solutions needed for Kota Belud floods

Free Malaysia Today - 1 week ago
Munirah Majilis, chief of the young women's wing, said several areas in Kota Belud were flooded with water from Sungai Kadamaian and Sungai Wariu, which could easily overflow due to the earthquake in the Mount Kinabalu area two years ago. “The quake ...and...

Ranau drainage system to be overhauled

The Star Online - 2 weeks ago
KOTA KINABALU: A comprehensive overhaul of the drainage system in Ranau is underway to avert flooding at the town on the foothills of Mount Kinabalu. Ranau district officer Faimin Kamin said the Public Works Department, Drainage and...

Hyundai A-League players on holiday: Chris Harold

Hyundai A-League - 3 weeks ago
Not content with exploring the rainforest, the adventurous couple then fulfilled a long-held ambition to climb the 4095m-peak of Mount Kinabalu. “The mountain climb was something I'd wanted to do for a long time because my parents did it in 1980,” he said.and...

He can't see, but he can cycle

Star2.com - 4 days ago
Chong, who is from Sarawak, has also achieved his goal of climbing Mount Kinabalu, which happened in 2011 with the help of his hiking friends. “It took me eight hours to get from the Base Camp to Laban Rata, and five hours to get from there to the...

Making Kundasang first National Park

Daily Express - 4 weeks ago
That part of Mount Kinabalu above the 6,000 ft contour has already been designed a Forest Reserve but in the Kundasang area, which is about the 4,000 ft level there are extensive areas of forest which possess flora and fauna of quite exceptional ...and...