FURTHER MENTION OF GRAFT CASES ON 28 APRIL

KUCHING: The Special Court of Corruption Judge yesterday fixed 28 April  for further mention of the graft cases involving six officers of the Sarawak Immigration Department. The Judge, Nixon Ken...

Sibu Airport reopens 12 hours earlier

SIBU: Sibu Airport resumed its operations at midnight on Sunday, 12 hours ahead of schedule after being closed for 26 hours. Malaysia Airlines  Flight MH2718 from Kuala Lumpur had skidded upon&n...

Travellers greatly relieved but also nervous to fly

SIBU: The   resumption of operations at Sibu Airport  at midnight on Sunday brought great relief to travellers. However, there were some passengers who were nervous to fly  after Malay...

Quick reaction saves man from burning car

MIRI: A man was lucky to escape unhurt after the Proton Persona car he was travelling in caught fire in a freak incident at Jalan Piasau Utara here yesterday morning. In the incident that occurred at...

Girl seeks father to witness wedding

MUKAH: A 19-year-old girl, Nur Sahirra Mohd Omar is looking for her father, Mohd Omar Abdullah to be the witness of her wedding. Nur Sahirra said according to her mother, Katini Kopak, her father was...

Dep’t seeks public help to trace girl’s next-of-kin

KUCHING: The Social Welfare Department (SWD) here is seeking help from the public to track down the biological mother or next-of-kin of a girl who was born prematurely at the Sarawak General Hospital...

Armed man robs budget hotel

MIRI: An armed man robbed a budget hotel of more than RM4,500 early yesterday. Miri District Deputy Police chief, Supt Stanley Jonathan Ringgit said the incident took place at around 2.50am when the ...

87 deaths recorded in three months

KUCHING: Sarawak recorded a total of 4,339 road accidents with 87 fatalities in the first three months of this year as compared to the corresponding period last year. State Police Commissioner, Datuk...

46 illegal immigrants nabbed in ‘Ops Ikrar’

KUCHING: The State Immigration Department detained 46 illegal immigrants from Indonesia in an operation codenamed ‘Ops Ikrar’ at Taman Samarindah and Kota Samarahan here recently. It was believed tha...

75 JSPT officers receive certificate of appreciation

KUCHING: A total of 75 officers from the State Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Department (JSPT) received certificate of appreciation in recognition of their outstanding performance while disch...