Kuching City Street Parade attracts 46 contingents

KUCHING: 46 contingents from various public agencies and departments as well as non-governmental organisations, schools and institutions last night took part in the Kuching City Street Parade to comm...

Encouraging more Ph.D studies

ULU BARAM: The state government will put more money into the Sarawak Foundation bursary to sponsor more Sarawakians for their Ph.D degrees. Chief Minister, Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg said timb...

COURT REMANDS FATHER, GRANDPA, UNCLES FOR INCEST

KUCHING: A grandfather, a father and two uncles, who were arrested on Friday at 3.30pm, have been remanded for a week to facilitate investigations under Section 376B of the Penal Code for incest. All...

Barking dog saves family from fire

SRI AMAN: A family has their neighbour’s dog to thank for preventing their house from being destroyed in a fire last Friday night. The dog woke up its owner by frantically barking around midnight in ...

22 teams to vie for Jamilah Anu Cup

LUNDU: A total of 22 teams took part in the football championship N.3 Tanjong Datu State Assemblyman, Datuk Amar Datin Patinggi Hajah Jamilah Anu Cup 2017, which started last weekend. Lundu District ...

Indonesian couple nabbed for drug possession

MIRI: An Indonesian couple was arrested for allegedly possessing drugs during a raid on a house in Batu Niah near here yesterday morning. The couple, both aged 23, was detained in one of the bedrooms...

School storeroom gutted in afternoon fire

KUCHING: A number of equipment was destroyed in a fire that broke out in a storeroom at Sekolah Kebangsaan St Paul, Jalan Roban in Saratok around 5.30pm last Friday. Saratok Fire and Rescue Departmen...

Firemen help elderly man remove ring

SRI AMAN: A team of firefighters from Sri Aman fire station was called to remove a ring stuck on an elderly man’s ring finger last Friday afternoon. According to Sri Aman fire station operations comm...

RM3 mln to build 200-metre embankment

  KUCHING: Evacuation of about 1,000 villagers residing at Sungai Bako will be a better option as the river deteriorates due to strong water current and soil erosion. Three houses in Kampung Bak...