No loss of lives, says DCM

KUCHING: Throughout the flood period earlier this year, there has been no reports of any loss of lives. This was revealed by Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas during a press confer...

Workshop attracts 87 participants

KUCHING: Eighty-seven participants from various government agencies attended  a social wellbeing index workshop at Grand Dormani Rajah Court Hotel here, yesterday. Among the government agencies ...

Satok Fest from 27 to 30 April

KUCHING: Entering its 10thyear, this year’s event which is going to be held from 27 to 30 April 2017 at Kuching Waterfront, promised a whole lot more of products and entertainment for the public to l...

Amazing Sarawak – Part 8

  First Anglican Church in a Bidayuh Area In 1865, a belian church, St James, was built in Kampung Kuap, about 10 miles from Kuching. Bishop Dr. Thomas McDougall consecrated it on 7 December 186...

Over 250 villagers at empowerment event

BARAM: More than 250 residents of Kampung Uma Akeh, Kampung Long Puak, Kampung Long Banyok and Kampung Long Ikang attended a Parti Pesaka Bumiputra Bersatu (PBB) Women’s Empowerment Programme at Kamp...

School PTA gets RM500,000 allocation

SERIAN:  Minister of Public Utilities (Water Supply), Datuk Roland Sagah Wee Inn, presented an allocation from the State government of RM500,000 to the Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) of Sekola...

DCM upset by road fatalities

KAPIT: Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr James Jemut Masing when commenting on the high fatality rate of road accidents here warned parents to educate and discipline their children on road ...

Owners told to neuter their pets

KOTA PADAWAN:  Padawan Municipal Council (MPP) chairman Ir. Lo Khere Chiang urged dog and cat owners to neuter their pets. Lo said the problem in the increasing number of stray dogs has to be acknowl...

Lo: ‘Letter of Appreciation’ as an encouragement

KOTA PADAWAN:  Padawan Municipal Council (MPP) has received a ‘Letter of Appreciation’ from the Ministry of Welfare, Women and Community Wellbeing for its contribution and excellent achievement in ca...

Church marks event with tree-planting

MUKAH: The St Peter & St Paul Church celebrated the `Year Care For Creation and Environment Day’ with the planting of trees last Sunday. The meaningful and symbolical event which involved its Par...