Reading can help propel Sarawak

KUCHING: There is more to reading than just it being a past time because reading has the capability of producing the next generation that can propel the state forward. This is why Chief Minister Datu...

Big biker dies in collision with car

KUCHING: A man died after his high powered bike collided with a car along Jalan Sebiris in Sematan yesterday. The deceased was identified as Kok Pin Kong, 62. He was said to be following a convo...

Two men in house break-ins, theft cases arrested

MIRI: Police yesterday arrested two men in their 20s to facilitate investigation into several break-ins and thefts here.  Acting on information received, a police team from the Ciminal Investiga...

Cops nab second robbery suspect

KUCHING: A youth suspected of robbing a teenage girl of her mobile phone at a shopping mall along Jalan Wan Alwi last Thursday night was arrested by police yesterday morning. The suspect, from Siniaw...

RM6.8 million paid to 56 landowners

SIBU:  A total of 56 landowners whose land was acquired for the expansion of Kemuyang New Township in Sungai Pasai, Sibu received compensation amounting to RM6.814 million. Assistant Minister of Hous...

Two men cheat death in accident

MIRI: Two men cheated death in an accident involving two vehicles at Jalan Miri-Bintulu here early yesterday. The incident which occurred at 12.30am involved a four-wheel-drive (4WD) vehicle and a sp...

Man seriously hurt after bike crashes into road divider

MUKAH: A local man sustained serious injuries after the motorcycle he was riding crashed into a road divider at KM2 Jalan Mukah-Oya here yesterday. Mukah District Police chief, DSP Jimmy Panyau said ...

State gov’t approves land for Sikh temple extension

KUCHING: The State government yesterday approved a piece of land for the extension of the Gurdwara Sahib Temple in Jalan Masjid here. In making the announcement during the Vaisakhi Day celebration at...

2,415 Sarawakians trained as e-Entrepreneurs

KUCHING: A total of 2,415 Sarawakians had been trained under e-Entrepreneurs Programme since January 2016 until April 2017. This was revealed by Minister of International Trade and E-Commerce Dato Sr...