Grand ‘Ngiling Tikai’ do

KUCHING: Hundreds of people turned up at the residence of Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Datuk Amar James Jemut Masing to witness the Gawai ‘Ngiling Tikai’ 2017 ceremony yesterday. The ‘Ngiling Tikai’...

TYT pays Raya visits in Miri

MIRI: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud yesterday paid Hari Raya Adilfitri visits to a number of residences here. Tun Taib was joined by his wife Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Ragad Kurdi Taib ...

Uggah attends joint Gawai-Raya do with 2,500 others

SPAOH: Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas attended a joint Gawai and Hari Raya celebration together with 2,500 residents at Kampung Spaoh here yesterday. During his speech, he spoke...

Suspected drug peddler arrested

KUCHING: A 24 year old unemployed had been arrested for drug peddling under Section 39B of the Dangerous Drug Act 1952 which carries a mandatory death sentence if convicted. On Thursday afternoon at ...

Army personnel discover stolen vehicle

SERIKIN: The 4th Regiment Royal Armored Corps (Rejimen Ke-4 Kor Armor Diraja) have successfully foiled efforts to smuggle out a stolen vehicle through the border. Information was received at 7am yest...

RM1.8 million to improve these roads in Sibu

SIBU: A sum of RM1.8 million is allocated  to improve  Jalan Then Kung Suk and Jalan Upper Lanang from the Lada Road Junction to Jalan Then Kung Suk in the second half of this year. Accordi...

Litterbugs to be fined RM500 each

SIBU: With effect from today,  litterbugs here will be fined  RM500 each. According to the Chairman of Sibu Municipal Council (SMC), Datuk Tiong Thai King,  litterbugs who fail to pay ...

Wilfred Yap, a man of action

By Connie Chieng KUCHING: A man of action rather than words, blunt talking Wilfred Yap does not mince his words when expressing his views.  The  English-educated  Secretary of the Sarawak U...

TYT graces LAKMM Raya do

MIRI: Head of State, Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud on Thursday evening graced the Hari Raya Aidilfitri Celebration hosted by Lembaga Amanah Kebajikan Melayu Miri (LAKMM) here. Taib, who was accompa...

Local issues brought up during Raya visits

SIBU: Members of the Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) Dudong branch led by the potential candidate for the Lanang parliamentary seat, Kelvin Kong and the branch’s Bumiputera Unit recently paid Ha...