MANAGER: SIBU AIRPORT TO OPEN AT NOON TODAY

SIBU: Sibu Airport remained closed yesterday following the skidding of a Malaysia Airlines Flight MH2718 aircraft upon landing on Saturday night. Sibu Airport Manager, Zainuddin Abu Nasir, told New S...

Man nabbed for defaming police

KUCHING: A local man was arrested by police for allegedly defaming and derogating the Kuching City traffic police in his posting. State Criminal Investigation Department (CID) chief, SAC Dato’ Dev Ku...

Dennis Wong wins ‘Spicy King Challenge’

KUCHING: Dennis Wong Chiew Hock emerged as the champion of the ‘Spicy King Challenge’ held in CityONE Megamall here yesterday. He beat nine participants of the challenge by being the first to finish ...

Elderly man dies in longhouse fire

SARIKEI: An elderly man was burnt to death in a fire at Rh Saba at Jalan Ensurai Sare here early yesterday. Sarikei Fire and Rescue Department chief, PPgB Suna Kahar said the victim in the 10.00am in...

UCTS’ Open Day a success

  SIBU: University College of Technology Sarawak (UCTS) successfully held its fourth Open Day last weekend in an effort to attract school leavers and the public to know more about courses it off...

A hub of activities at Kuching Waterfront

The famous Kuching Waterfront is a popular meeting-place for locals, either to enjoy the scenic view of the Astana, Fort Margherita and the Malay kampongs across the river or the cool evening breeze,...

Overwhelming public turnout at free healthcare event

KUCHING: There was an overwhelming turnout at the Free Treatment, Free Medication and Free Consultation organised by the Kuching Teck Choon Anti-Cancer Association at Kuching Sentral, yesterday. The ...

Living with an Alzheimer’s patient

Every day and night, my 79-year-old mother asks me “Are we going home tomorrow?” When she first asked me this question, I replied nicely and politely. By now, she has asked me this question thousands...

100 GOF personnel take part in gotong-royong

KUCHING: A total of 100 officers and personnel from the 11th Battalion General Operation Force (GOF) took part in the spring cleaning (gotong-royong) programme held at a Christian cemetery in Kampung...

RM8.2 million Methodist kindy to be built soon

  SIBU: Methodist Kindergarten under the management of Sibu Masland Church at Jalan Pulau here will be given a facelift with the construction of new kindergarten building soon. The construction ...