Awangku Perseh, 66, dies, a big loss to Sarikei FA

KUCHING: The recent passing away of the second most important person, PBBS deputy president, Awang Perseh Pengiran Abu Bakar, 66, was a big loss to Sarikei Division Football Association (PBBS). The f...

Only 1,440 OKU registered with JKM Sarikei

SARIKEI: The disable people (OKU) with the awareness of the importance to register with the Sarikei Social Welfare Department (JKM) are still low when only 1,440 people have registered under the depa...

Various events held during watersports of school’s PTA

SIBU: Various events were contested during the Watersports of Parents-Teachers Association (PTA) of SK Kampung Bungan here recently. Among them were Tunnel Boat, Sport Boat Fibre, Long Boat Racing, L...

Asia markets mostly up, N. Korea missile fears ease

HONG KONG: South Korean and Japanese traders sent shares rallying yesterday as they returned from a long weekend while most other markets tacked on gains despite a soft lead from Wall Street. Investo...

Septuagenarian gets timely help from APM

SRI AMAN: Shoppers at STC market here were taken by surprise when an elderly woman suddenly fell unconscious at the food and drinks stalls area of the market, yesterday afternoon. A shopper then imme...

Will Sarawak be out of the M’sian League?

KUCHING: Will Sarawak sit out of next season’s Malaysia League? The problem arose due to Football Association of Sarawak (FAS)’s failure to acquire the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) football...

Charity haircut raises RM1,100 for SSPCA

KUCHING: A charity hair cut during the fantastic seven-day event was organised by the Kuching Intercultural Mooncake festival committee where over 550 people got their hair cut by ten dedicated haird...

SWWS-organised training attracts 70 participants

KUCHING: Sarawak Women for Women Society (SWWS) organised the Training of Trainers on the topic of ‘Personal Safety for Children’ at a hotel here on 9 October. The objective of the training was to in...

State to set up Department of National Parks and Wildlife

KUCHING: A new Department, the Department of National Parks and Wildlife Sarawak, will be established soon, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Openg said yesterday. The Sarawak gover...

KFC spicy Sawadee Crunch – unmistakably Thai

KUALA LUMPUR: Endlessly enticing customers with mouth-watering innovations, KFC Malaysia has introduced yet another exciting new flavour that is set to entice fans. KFC Spicy Sawadee Crunch, is a lim...