Fake documents: 19 Indonesians nabbed at KIA

KUCHING: A total of 19 Indonesian nationals have been arrested in an escape attempt at Kuching International Airport (KIA) earlier Thursday morning, said a press statement from the Immigration Depart...

Two big flood mitigation projects waiting to start

KUCHING: The two major flood mitigation projects the state, namely the one in Kuching is still in the framework drawing phase while its Sibu counterpart is awaiting for the date of project launching,...

Four nabbed in attempt to smuggle 672 magpies

TEBEDU: A total of 672 magpies (Burung Murai) that attempted to be smuggled by illegal Indonesian immigrants were seized by the 10th Battalion of the Royal Rangers Regiment, yesterday. In the inciden...

8977 road accidents in S’wak as of June this year

  KUCHING: As of June 2017, a total of 8977 road accidents have occurred in the state, a decrease of six per cent (9034 cases) from the same period of time last year.  From this number, 162 were...

Motorcyle theft suspect detained for further probe

MIRI: A man believed to have been involved in motorcycle stolen cases in the district was arrested by police at Jalan Palma 12, RPR Batu 6 here yesterday. The 22-year-old suspect was arrested by a te...

2,236 drug addicts in S’wak from 2014 to 2017

KUCHING: A total of 2,236 drug addicts have been registered in the state from 2014 to 2017.  Kuching tops the list with a total of 739 addicts followed by Miri (359), Kota Samarahan (304), Sarikei (1...

MASwings Malaysia Day Sale

KOTA KINABALU: In commemoration of Malaysia Day, MASwings is offering yet another irresistible flight promotion from now until  September 30, 2017 and available for travel from September 26, 201...

Jamit inspects soil erosion at bridge

KAPIT :  Bukit Goram State Assemblyman, Jefferson Jamit Unyat during his recent walk-about  in his constituency   visited one of the villages at Genturon Pelajau Jaya, Sungai Pelajau, ...

Hope Place again to the rescue!

KUCHING : Hope Place founder, Kelvin Wan and his staff recently handed over rice, cooking oil, Milo, biscuits, noodles, salt, sugar, milk powder and baby’s diapers to housewife, Zalina Binti Pon and ...