RM70K DONATION FOR MAF

KUCHING: The Malaysian AIDS Foundation (MAF) received a RM70,000 donation to further strengthen its ending AIDS efforts in Sarawak following the launch of Teratak Kasih Tok Nan, the state’s first One...

Malaysian flag flies at half mast in Sarawak

KUCHING: In adhering to the request of the Prime Minister Datuk Seri Mohd. Najib Tun Abdul Razak, the State Secretary’s Office has issued a directive that the Malaysian flag (Jalur Gemilang) in the s...

Still no MyKad after spending RM10k on trips

  LONG SILAT, ULU BARAM: Lupa Usa, 50,  claimed that he had spent almost RM10,000 in effort to obtain identification card for his wife. The Kenyah farmer from Long Jeeh, Ulu Baram, said he ...

247 school students tested positive for drug abuse in 2016

KUCHING: For the whole of last year, 247 school students were tested positive for drug abuse throughout the state. According to Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth, and Sports Datuk Haji Abdul ...

Brief anxious episode in Sungai Limbang for American

MIRI: An American citizen who is sailing around the world on an engineless raft house experienced a brief anxious episode when strong river currents almost carried him away while he was sailing down ...

Two theft suspects arrested

  SARIKEI: The police here arrested two men on suspicion of being involved in a theft case after a raid at 11.30am here on Monday. Sarikei District Police chief, Superintendent Mat Jusoh Mohamad...

Filipina masseur robbed, two suspects nabbed

MIRI: Two men were arrested by police in less than 24 hours after they robbed a Filipina masseur at a bank in Jalan Bendahara here early Monday morning. The suspects aged 24 and 34 had robbed the 30-...

UPU programme successfully held

SARIKEI: The Higher Education Department’s University Entrance Unit (UPU) successfully organised a programme called ‘Mari Masuk IPT’ recently in conjunction with Pan Borneo Education Exploration Sari...

3,600 noodle packs donated to Sibu Marathon 2017

SIBU: Kinetic Food Trading Sdn Bhd donated 3,900 packs of instant noodles – ‘Mee Daddy 3 in 1’ for the Sibu Marathon 2017 to be held on 16 September. The donation was presented by KTS Group Deputy Ma...

800 attend 5th Asia Pacific Conference on Public Health

KUCHING: About 800 participants and delegates are attending the 5th Asia Pacific Conference on Public Health at Riverside Majestic Hotel here. The conference was declared open by Chief Minister, Datu...