90 MINS TO CUT BRACELET, RING

MIRI: Firemen from the Lopeng Fire and Rescue Station here yesterday took 90 minutes to cut a jade bracelet and a steel ring worn by a grandmother here. Three firemen, led by Senior Fire Officer, Ram...

Johari in China on first working visit overseas

BEIJING: Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun  Openg  arrived here on Sunday evening for his first working visit overseas since his appointment as Chief Minister of Sarawak about two months ago.  He...

Teenager arrested for illegal lottery operation

MIRI: A teenage boy suspected of running an illegal lottery operation was arrested by police during a raid on a premises at Jalan Miri-Bakong here, last Sunday. Deputy Miri Police chief, Supt Stanley...

Man dies in bike-lorry collision

SARATOK:  A 21-year-old man was killed after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a lorry at Jalan Ulu Lun here, late Sunday night. The victim, identified as James Bugat Malang, was pronounced ...

Four college students nabbed for alleged drug abuse

KUCHING: Four students from a local college here were detained for allegedly involved in drug abuse last Sunday. The suspects, all male aged between 19 and 22, were detained by a college warden at ar...

Two detained in ‘Ops Tapis’

LIMBANG: Two people were arrested by police for drug-related offences during an operation, codenamed ‘Ops Tapis’ at Kampung Pahlawan here yesterday. Limbang Police chief, Supt Mohd Bukhori Saffai sai...

Two snatch theft cases reported in one day

KUCHING: A school teacher was made RM3,100 poorer after falling victim to a snatch thief last Saturday night. The incident took place at around 10.00pm while the 46-year-old woman and her husband wer...

Illegal gambling: 41 nabbed in statewide raids

KUCHING: 41 individuals comprising 25 men and 16 women aged between 17 and 70 years were arrested by police during a statewide operation against illegal gambling last week. Sarawak Criminal Investiga...

22 foreign women, 4 men arrested in vice raids

KUCHING: 22 foreign women and four men were rounded up by the police during ‘Ops Noda’ last Sunday night. State Criminal Investigation Department (CID) chief, SAC Dato’ Dev Kumar Sree Shunmugam in a ...