IPDN Pontianak visits i-Cats for study tour

KUCHING: The International College of Advanced Technology Sarawak (i-CATS) hosted a group of students and officials from Institut Pemerintahan Dalam Negeri (IPDN), Pontianak on August 16. The delegat...

13 caught watching cockfights online

KUCHING: Premises believed to be used for online cockfighting were raided and 13 persons arrested including a 52-year-old man believed to be the manager of the premises. Sarawak Criminal Investigatio...

RM6 million allocated for mosque renovation

KUCHING: The decision on the completion of the entire project to rebuild the Darul Furqan Mosque at Lorong 7, in Taman Mahilah will be known no later by March next year, said Petra Jaya parliamentary...

A Visionary’s Political Journey 1963-2013 (PART 22)

Veteran journalist and author James Ritchie with 35 book titles to his credit has kept himself abreast with political events in Sarawak. Excerpts from his Taib – 50 Years book tell of the prese...

Commonest complications affecting patients in hospitals

KUCHING: Healthcare associated infections are some of the commonest complications affecting patients in hospitals and these include urinary tract infections (UTI), pneumonia, surgical site infections...

Mukah K1M holds ‘Malam Simfoni Kasih’

MUKAH: An Independence day related event, Mukah Parliament 1Malaysia Community(K1M) Malam Simfoni Kasih, was held at Kampung Petanak, here on August 18. Staged at the new multi-purpose hall of the vi...

Worker found alive after 45 minutes in water

KUCHING: A worker who was trapped underneath a jetty in Marudi was rescued by firefighters last Friday. According to State Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba), a team nine personnel from Marudi fire s...

DBKU, PDRM win Veteran, Men’s Open titles

KUCHING: Kuching North City Hall (DBKU) team emerged as the champions of the Veteran male category of the Kuching Festival’s MBKS Mayor Cup 2017 Football championship held at Jubilee field, Padungan,...

Over RM504 mln contributed by conferences since 2006

KUCHING: Since 2006, conferences have contributed over RM504 million into Sarawak’s economy. For that, Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth, and Sports Datuk Haji Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah exten...