Girl raped by new ‘friend’ during outing

MIRI: A 15-year-old girl was raped by a teenage boy whom she had just befriended during their outing last Sunday night. In the incident that occurred at around midnight at a hut at Lutong beach, the ...

RM250M allocated for Kemena Bridge

BINTULU: A total of RM250 million was allocated for the construction of Batang Kemena Bridge in Jepak, here. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Abang Haji Openg handed over the cheque for the...

Erica Ling Sarawak’s top SPM scorer

SIBU: SMK Saint Elizabeth’s Erica Ling Kai Shi scored straight 11A+ in the 2016 Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM), making her the top SPM student in Sarawak. Ling scored straight 11A in Bahasa Melayu, B...

Trio arrested for drug possession

MIRI: Police seized drugs believed to be syabu worth more than RM5,000 after arresting two men and a woman during a raid on a house in Krokop here yesterday morning. Miri Deputy Police chief, Supt St...

Two house break-in suspects nabbed

MARUDI: Two local men believed to be involved in a break-in case at Bukit Balet Tinjar Lapok last Saturday were arrested by police on Wednesday. Baram District Police chief, DSP Gabriel Risut confirm...

Foreign masseuse loses over RM20,000 in break-in

KUCHING: A foreign masseuse lost more than RM20,000 in cash and belongings after her work place at Jalan Petanak was broken into last Wednesday night. The 39-year-old complainant from the People’s Re...

House broken into, director loses RM15,000

KUCHING: A director of a company lost more than RM15,000 worth of belongings after his house was broken into last Tuesday afternoon. The victim, 50, from Taman Matang Baru, discovered the break-in af...

15.1 per cent of adults are obese

SIBU: According to the statistics from the National Health and Morbidity Surveys (NHMS), at least 35 per cent of Malaysians, of whom 15.1 per cent are adults, are obese. Minister of Welfare, Women an...

20 stalls to take part in mosque’s charity sales

MIRI: AnNaim Mosque Lutong will be holding a charity sales event on 25 March at its compound from 8.00am to 5.00pm. According to AnNaim Mosque spokesperson, the objective of the event is to raise fun...