Contractor gets ultimatum

Allan Jay

One week to complete health clinic project KUCHING: The contractor for the RM600,000 Kampung Bintawa Health Clinic has been given one week to complete the project. Santubong MP Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar said the project which was approved in 2017 with an allocation of RM450,000 was discontinued […]

Gaming in school — seriously?

KUCHING: Creative Culture, a project initiated by Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) is aiming to incorporate gaming into learning in school. “We are looking to merge gaming in teaching and learning to incorporate fun and playfulness in an education environment. “We believe that different game mechanics and roles would teach students […]

Parliament too cold?

Allan Jay

Wan Junaidi rebukes PH MPs for poor attendance in Parliament KUCHING: Santubong MP Datuk Sri Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar has rebuked Pakatan Harapan (PH) MPs for using excuses such as ‘Parliament is too cold’ and fatigue for their poor attendance in the Dewan Rakyat. Wan Junaidi, who has been an […]

Cobra in the toilet

MIRI: A man got a shock of his life when he encountered a one-meter-long cobra in the toilet of a church in Tudan Desaras Lorong 5C, Phase 6 around 9pm last Wednesday. Three Miri Civil Defence Department (APM) personnel were immediately sent to the place after being alerted about 9pm. […]

Naim helps realise man’s dream

News Desk

MIRI: A local man, John Away, will have his dream realised by Naim Group of Companies as his strength of character and love for his family helped make him a recipient of the group’s ‘Better Homes’ corporate social responsibility project. The project, launched recently in collaboration with the Sarawak Welfare […]

App to improve ministry’s services out soon

KUCHING: The Ministry of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development will develop a digital application to improve its delivery system. Minister Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah stated that the application would be known as ‘i-KWKPK’ — the initials stands for Kementerian Kebajikan, Kesejahteraan Komuniti, Wanita, Keluarga dan Pembangunan Kanak-Kanak […]

Croc eats man

MIRI: An Indonesian man died after he was attacked by a crocodile in Niah near here recently. His body parts were recovered on Tuesday morning inside a ditch in Sungai Telong, Niah. Miri police chief ACP Lim Meng Seah when contacted, confirmed that the body parts belonged to Asbullah Daeng […]

Bridge to link BCCK, Samarahan

Tania Lam

KUCHING: The state government is planning a bridge to link the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK) area to Kampung Tanjung Bako and Samarahan, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said. He mentioned this in his speech during BCCK’s 10th anniversary celebration dinner at the centre last Wednesday night. […]

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