Body of missing man found with crocodile bite marks

KUCHING: The body of a man who disappeared in Sungai Undey, Pusa, Betong district about 250km from here on Wednesday was found with several crocodile bite marks at 10.10am yesterday. A Fire and Rescu...

Tanjung Po has seaport potential

KUCHING: The Ministry of Infrastructure Development and Transportation will study the potential of Tanjung Po as a seaport to cater for ocean liners. According to its Minister Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr J...

Miri-Marudi road upgrading progresses ahead of schedule

KUCHING: CMS Roads Sdn Bhd (CMS Roads) yesterday confirmed that construction of the road connecting Miri to Marudi is progressing ahead of schedule and anticipated for completion before the end of th...

State govt praised over acquisition of Bakun HEP

KUCHING: The state government led by Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Haji Johari Tun Openg has received praise from various quarters over a major deal involving 100 per cent acquisition of the Bakun ...

Farmer slashed over lizard meat

MIRI: A farmer was slashed on the head for making fun of a dish made from lizard meat at the Rumah Sabang, Sungai Sawai, Suai, Niah here on Wednesday. Miri Police chief, ACP Khoo Leng Huat said the i...

Beautician loses over RM70,000 in break-in

KUCHING: A beautician lost more than RM70,000 after her house at Taman Khee Moi, Sg Maong Tengah here was broken into on Wednesday night. The 37-year-old woman discovered the break-in when she arrive...

26 illegal immigrants nabbed in ‘Ops Ikrar’

KUCHING: The Kuching Immigration Department detained 26 illegal immigrants from Indonesia in an operation codenamed ‘Ops Ikrar (Sapu)’ at Pantu and Melugu in Sri Aman early yesterday. The department,...

BN government fulfils promise to Mukah/Oya PNK

MUKAH: The Barisan Nasional (BN) government has finally fulfilled the promise made by the former Deputy Prime Minister, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, to the local Area Fishermen Association (PNK). The pr...

Proposal to link Marudi road to PBH well received

MIRI:  People in Marudi and surrounding areas welcome the proposal to construct a proper route to link Miri with Limbang and Lawas via Marudi road to reduce the hassle at the border points betwe...