TYT, wife grace State Level Nuzul Al-Quran

KUCHING: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud and his wife Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Ragad Kurdi Taib yesterday attended the State Level Nuzul Al-Quran. Themed “Ukhuwah Islamiah Asas Penyatuan...

TYT receives two courtesy calls

KUCHING: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud yesterday received two courtesy calls at the Astana Negeri here. The first to call on the Head of State was Organising Committee of the Sar...

CM receives call from Works Ministry delegates

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Abang Openg yesterday received courtesy call from the Ministry of Works at his office in Wisma Bapa Malaysia. Leading the call was Works Minister D...

Over 50 booths operating at Uptown Civic Centre

KUCHING: More than 50 booths in Uptown Civic Centre are operating daily in conjunction with Bazaar Aidilfitri 2017, from 9 June until 23 June to celebrate the arrival of Hari Raya. Opening as early a...

Firemen rescue toddler stuck in bathroom floor trap

KUCHING: Firemen were summoned to a house in Taman Jasmine, Bintulu on Sunday to rescue a toddler, whose foot got stuck inside the bathroom floor trap. Eight personnel from the Bintulu fire stationle...

15-foot croc removed from Sg Lajong

MIRI: Residents of Kuala Niah can now heave a sigh of relief as the Swift Wildlife Action Team (SWAT) of Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) removed a 15-foot male crocodile from Sg Lajong, Kuala Niah...

Motorcyclists seriously hurt after hitting lorry

MIRI: Three men were seriously injured when two motorcycles they were riding crashed into the back of a lorry parked on the shoulder of a road. The accident happened at about 10pm on Sunday  at ...

PBB Youth members call on Johari

KUCHING: Chief Minister, Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Abang Openg yesterday morning received a courtesy call from Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) Youth members led by  their Youth chief, Da...

Sarawak withdraws from Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board

KUCHING:  The Sarawak state government is withdrawing the participation of its representative in the Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board (MTPB). The Chief Minister’s Office, in a two-paragraph press sta...

Microsoft challenges Sony with powerful new Xbox One X

LOS ANGELES: Microsoft on Sunday unveiled Xbox One X — billing it as the most powerful video console ever made, and escalating a battle with market king PlayStation. The $499 product was built ...