LONGHOUSE FIRE LEAVES 101 HOMELESS

LIMBANG: Fire yesterday morning destroyed a 14-door wooden longhouse near Merasam, Jalan Kubong Limbang here and left 101 people homeless. Based on initial investigations, the 10am blaze, according t...

Talib first to be sworn in

KUCHING: Minister in the Chief Minister’s Office, Datuk Talib Zulpilip yesterday led the line-up of Ministers and Assistant Ministers who received letters of appointment and were sworn in before the ...

Nestle’s baking demos attract over 100 fans

KUCHING: To usher in the upcoming Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration, Nestle held a Riang Raya Baking Demonstration at Riverside Shopping Mall here, yesterday. The demonstration was held in three diffe...

10-man Melaka hold Sarawak ‘B’

KUCHING: Bottom club Sarawak ‘B’ wasted their chance again as they drew 1-1 in a match against 10-man Melaka United during their 2017 President Cup match last Thursday. The stalemate means the Under-...

Indonesian man nabbed for allegedly trafficking drugs

MIRI: An Indonesian man, believed to be a small time drug dealer, was arrested by police last Saturday. Acting on information received, a police team from the Narcotics Criminal Investigation Departm...

The hotspring of Panchor Dayak

“Legend has it that this spring was, and probably is still, the place where fairies and elves bathe.” said Tapok anak Rayen, the Ketua Kaum (KK) of Kpg. Panchor Dayak, some 48km up the Kuching-Serian...

Amazing Sarawak – PART 18

  Part 18 First Prime Minister declared as Hero of Sarawak Yang Amat Mulia Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj was born naturally as a prince in Alor Setar, Kedah on 8 February 1903, as the twelfth ...

Ragad graces Mother’s Day High Tea

KUCHING: Wife of the Head of State, Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Hajah Ragad Kurdi Taib graced the Mother’s Day High Tea here. The event, held at Riverside Majestic Hotel here, was also attended by the Ch...

SUPP, UPP on reconciliation talk, says Dr Sim

KUCHING: Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) and United People’s Party (UPP) are negotiating on reconciliation, said SUPP President Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian. “We always said that we are open to negotia...