150 attend fly Jalur Gemilang gathering

BINTULU: 150 heads of department, community leaders, associations and various NGOs attended a Negaraku Sehati Sejiwa 2017 gathering at the Resident’s office near here recently. Bintulu Resident Muham...

Rape victim adopted by NGO

KUCHING: The 19-year-old rape victim from Kampung Daha Seroban, near Tebedu has been adopted by an non-governmental organisation (NGO) in Serian. This was disclosed by Minister of Welfare, Community ...

120 pupils take part in colouring contest

KAPIT : 120 pupils from three primary schools here,  SJK © Hock Lam, SK Methodist and SK Kampung Baru,  took part in a colouring contest for children. The colouring contest is one of the ac...

We want to help

KUCHING: Since the Penan identity card and birth certificate crisis was highlighted by the New Sarawak Tribune on July 10, followed by a few  Penan articles by the same veteran journalist James ...

100 pct clean water by 2025

KUCHING: By 2025, all areas in Sarawak will be 100 per cent covered with clean water supply, Minister for Rural Electricity and Water Supply Dato Sri Dr Stephen Rundi disclosed yesterday. He said&nbs...

State Level National Day do expects a crowd of 10,000

KUCHING:  Some 10,000 people are expected to  throng  the premise of the Dewan Suarah Bintulu for the State-level  National Day Celebration to be held in Bintulu on Aug 31.  ...

Man found dead in newly built shophouses

KUCHING: Two construction workers found a dead man in a new built row of shophouses at Kota Samarahan near here, yesterday. The two workers, one known only as Liaw aged 60 and a colleague were checki...

Guard dies of heart attack

KUCHING: A guard was found dead in the guard rest house of the Bako Water Plant at Endau Bako, near here last Saturday by a colleague of the deceased at 10.30 pm. A colleague of the deceased had trie...

Fire damages store at Sibu police hqs

SIBU: A fire damaged a store for old files at the Sibu District Police headquarters here yesterday, according Sibu Police chief ACP Saiful Bahari Abdullah. He said officers and staff coming in to wor...

15 vagabonds rounded up in joint operation

SIBU: Fifteen vagabonds were rounded up in this town during a joint operation to save them on Monday night. The 15 vagabonds comprised nine locals, two foreigners (Thai and Indonesian), three with me...