DCM: BM should be fresh, dynamic and non-static

KUCHING: Bahasa Melayu should be fresh, dynamic and non-static, said Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan. According to Tengah, the use of BM statically can make the language extin...

41 ILLEGALS NABBED

KUCHING: The enforcement unit of the State Immigration Department arrested 41 illegal immigrants during Ops Mahir which started from 9.30am until 4.15pm on Tuesday. The four-series operation was led ...

State gov’t inks MoU with Swinburne Australia

MELBOURNE: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Sarawak State government and University of Swinburne here was inked yesterday. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Datuk Abang Haji Openg...

Rabies: Army personnel beef up security at Serikin

SERIKIN: After being declared by State Disaster Management Committee as rabies infected area number 22, Serikin yesterday saw army personnel busily beefing up efforts to further boost public safety a...

SMC increases efforts to impound dogs

  SIBU: Sibu Municipal Council (SMC) has caught a total number of 693 dogs in the year 2015 and 351 dogs in the year 2016. According to chairman of SMC, Datuk Tiong Thai King, a total of 366 dog...

Petrol up 6 sen, diesel up 3 sen

KUALA LUMPUR: The last week of July will see the retail prices of petrol and diesel going up. Effective 12.01am today until next Wednesday (2 Aug),  RON95 and RON97 will cost six sen more a litr...

NCID looking for two witnesses

KUCHING: The Narcotics Crime Investigation Department (NCID) of the Kuching District Police Headquarters is looking for two witnesses to assist in their investigation under Section 39B of the Dangero...

Firemen prevent fire from destroying barge

KUCHING: Firefighters saved a barge from severe damage after a fire broke out at the engine room of the barge on Tuesday. The incident occurred around 9.00pm at a wharf at Jalan Semangat in Bintawa h...