163 gamblers, 59 suspected prostitutes nabbed

KUCHING: State police are sending a clear message to all that any illegal gambling activity would not be tolerated and those found running them would face the consequences. State CID chief, SAC Dato’...

Man dies after motorcycle crashes into road divider

KUCHING: A 45-year-old man died after the motorcycle he was riding crashed into a road divider at Mile 17 Kuching-Serian Road here on Friday morning. The victim was identified as Atud Jag. Members of...

Fire destroys two wooden houses in Kpg Tabuan Hilir

KUCHING: Two houses in Kampung Tabuan Hilir here were destroyed by fire last Thursday afternoon. According to the Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba), eight personnel from Tabuan Jaya fire station wer...

Stolen car recovered in Kpg Menarik

KUCHING: A routine police patrol led to the recovery of a stolen car in Kota Samarahan yesterday. The discovery was made around 4.00pm when the patrollers spotted an abandoned car – without some of i...

Motorcyclist killed in collision with 4WD

BINTULU: A man was killed in an accident involving a motorcycle and a four-wheel-drive (4WD) at Tatau-Sibu Road near here last Thursday. The victim was identified as Umar Giri, 56, from Rh Sudok, Bat...

Man found dead near longhouse

BINTULU: A man was found dead after taking bath near Rh Robert, Sg Sebungan, Sebauh near here recently. The victim was identified as Dominic Libat, from Mile 14, Bintulu/Miri Road. He was pronounced ...

Malaysia Airlines urged to review crew policy

KUCHING: The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Chairman, Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye (pic) has called upon Malaysia Airlines to review its crew limitation policy. He was commentin...

17 Indian associations sign MOU to form SIUF

KUCHING: 17 Indian associations in the state have unanimously agreed to set up the Sarawak Indian United Front (SIUF).  President of Sri Mahamariamman Temple Association Kuching, Shankar Ram tol...

Lam Thye praises S’wak, Sabah

KUCHING: 1Malaysia Foundation trustee, Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye puts Sarawak and Sabah at the forefront of promoting greater integration and unity in the country. “I think what’s important here is while ...

Rh William Unchat holds housewarming

KAPIT: A housewarming ceremony was held by Rh Willam Unchat at upper Sungai Yong here recently. The guest of honour was Deputy Minister of Rural and Regional Development Malaysia, Datuk Alexander Nan...