Two rabies-infected siblings pronounced dead

KUCHING: Two (2) of the three (3) confirmed cases of the siblings namely a six year-old girl and four-year-old boy from Kampung Paon, Sungai Rimu, Serian were pronounced dead at 1:43pm and 1:46 pm re...

Five villages declared rabies-infected areas

KUCHING: The state government has declared the five villages in Serian District namely Kampung Kerait, Kampung Paon Rimu, Kampung Paun Rimu Bakung, Kampung Remun and Kampung Lebor under Section 37 of...

Two drug trafficking suspects arrested

  MIRI: Two men believed to be involved in drug trafficking were arrested in a raid conducted at two separate locations here yesterday morning. Miri Deputy Police chief, Superintendent Stanley J...

Dr Sim: Eight teams detecting dog bite cases

KUCHING: A total of eight health teams from Sarawak Health Department (SHD) are still in the process of detecting cases of dog bites from home to home.  This was revealed by Minister of Local Governm...

SSPCA working closely with relevant authorities

KUCHING: The Sarawak Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SSPCA) is working closely with the government authorities in regards to the three rabies cases that occurred in the Serian Distr...

RM57,000 to build temporary shelter for fire victims

  SRI AMAN: Nineteen fire victim families of Rumah Siliver Garik, Kenyungan, Undop Undop Batu Lintang here received the attention of Deputy Home Minister, Dato Masir Kujat who with his entourage...

1.5-metre long cobra caught in house

SARIKEI: A house owner was shocked to find a 1.5-metre-long cobra in their house at Taman Susur Jambu here, yesterday. A spokesman for the Fire and Rescue Department here said firemen led by Charles ...

50 Iban leaders attend workshop

KAPIT: Fifty Iban community leaders here led by Temenggong Wilfred Billy Banyau and Pemanca David Dian Langkau attended a two-day workshop on ‘Adat Iban, Pulau Galau and Pemakai Menoa’ held at Meliga...

Samarahan Country Club will be a Family Club soon

KUCHING: The Samarahan Country Club (SCC) will become a full-fledged Family Club soon. The newly-elected SCC President Richard Song Swee Jin disclosed this during the Hari Raya Golf and Open House in...

13 RMR1M units at Kampung Sg Midin handed over to owners

  KUCHING: Thirteen units of Rumah Mesra Rakyat (RMR1M) at Kampung Sungai Midin here were handed over to their respective owners, yesterday. The houses were built using the Industrial Building S...