EIGHT post offices to be modernised

… at the cost of RM5 million to spur e-commerce activities KUCHING: Post Malaysia Berhad will modernise eight post offices in Sarawak, namely Kapit, Limbang, Serian, Lutong,Bintangor, Sarikei, Sarato...

Elderly worker dies while renovating house

KUCHING: An elderly worker died suddenly after he collapsed in a bathroom of a house he was renovating yesterday. The incident occurred at around noon at Tabuan Jaya when Mohd Sapar, 60, from Jalan S...

Bike thief given street justice

KUCHING: A local man was given a dose of street justice after he caught stealing a motorcycle on Wednesday evening. The incident took place at around 6.00pm at a commercial centre at Jalan Tun Jugah ...

Looking at things from a different perspective

When life gets overwhelming, there are times where we feel like things are just upside down. But instead of stressing out, the best way to tackle problems might be to look at things at a new perspect...

KDC bids farewell to outgoing practical student

KAPIT: Kapit District Council (KDC) organised a gathering to bid farewell to an outgoing practical student, Fardina anak Franky who has successfully completed her 4-month attachment to the council. F...

Rep allocates equipment worth RM12k to clinic

KABONG: Kabong Health Clinic received equipment worth RM12,000 for clinical use from Kabong State Assemblyman Mohd Chee Kadir yesterday. He made the contribution while on a visit to the , Kabong Heal...

Floods cut off 250 villagers from outside world

BALAI RINGIN:  Approximately 60 families involving 250 people in the Kampung Tuba which is about 200 kilometers from here are inaccessible due to floods after incessant rains two days ago. In fa...

Power shutdown at Ulu Bayong, Sarikei due to flooding

KUCHING: As a safety precaution, Syarikat Sesco Berhad (Sesco) has temporarily shut down seven substations at Ulu Bayong in Sarikei due to rising floodwater. In press statement yesterday, Sesco said ...

Potholes blamed on MPP pipes’ contractors

KOTA PADAWAN: Padawan Municipal Council (MPP) chairman Lo Khere Chiang  advised Kuching Water Board and the Department of Rural Water Supply to ensure  that their contractors  involved...