JOHARI TO ANNOUNCE THE BN CANDIDATE

  KUCHING: The only Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate that will contest in the upcoming Pujut State By-election is the one announced by the State BN Chairman, Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg. Mi...

Man finds 1.5 metre-long cobra in garden

MIRI: A man was shocked to find a 1.5 metre-long cobra in the garden of his house at Jalan Palma RPR Batu 6 here last Saturday afternoon. The man came across the snake while cutting grass at the back...

Hundreds break fast with Bank Rakyat, ERA

KUCHING: Hundreds of people gathered at the Kuching Waterfront Square here on Saturday evening for a special breaking of fast programme called “Sungkei Sama ERA Bank Rakyat”.  The programme, hel...

28 suspected GROs nabbed

MIRI: Police detained 28 foreign women, believed to be guest relations officers (GROs) at three entertainment outlets here early yesterday. The raid which started from midnight until 5.00am yesterday...

Six men arrested for cock-fighting

MIRI: Police arrested six men including three foreigners for suspected involvement in cock-fighting activities on Saturday. Miri District Police chief, ACP Lim Ming Saeh said the raid on the cock-fig...

Man burnt to death in car crash

  LUBOK ANTU: A 34-year-old man was trapped and burnt to death when the car he was driving crashed by the roadside at KM44 Jalan Sri Aman-Sarikei recently. Lubok Antu District Acting Police chie...

Head-on collision claims two lives

DEBAK: Two friends died after the motorcycle they were riding collided head-on with a four-wheel-drive (4WD) vehicle near Bangkit Ijok junction at Jalan Spaoh-Suri recently. Betong District Police ch...

RM5.2m spent on replacing stolen, damaged equipment

KUCHING: Since 2015, there have been 429 cases of copper theft targeted at Sarawak Energy’s electrical facilities. The company has incurred more than RM 5.2 million to replace stolen and damaged equi...

Foreign man still missing

SIBU: A search and rescue (SAR) operation has been launched to locate a foreign man who was reported missing after falling off the Lanang Bridge here at 10.31pm on Saturday. The victim was identified...