UiTM Inno-Youth champion

KOTA SAMARAHAN: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) , Sarawak, emerged champion of the ‘Kembara Inovasi (Inno-Youth)’ programme through their team called UiTM All Black. The flag-off for the event, whic...

Oct 31 last date to pay assessment rates

The Kuching South City Council (MBKS) wished to remind ratepayers that the assessment rates for the second half of year 2017 should be paid on or before Oct 31. Any rates remaining unpaid after the d...

Stem cell donation – Be a match, save a life

SIBU: The Sarawak Children’s Cancer Society and the Malaysian Stem Cell Registry are co-organising a Stem Cell Donor Drive on 21st October 2017, at Level 8, Wisma Hua Wen Du Zhong, Sibu. Members of t...

Unimas first varsity to use digital ID system

KUCHING: Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) yesterday created history for being the first university in Malaysia to implement digital identification system for its students and staff. The varsity i...

State govt urged to train more MOs as specialists

KUCHING: The State government should look into offering scholarships to current Medical Officers (MO) in the State to pursue government- recognised external post-graduate courses so as to address the...

Deputy Health Minister in Kapit on official visit

KAPIT: Deputy Health Minister Dato Seri Hilmi Yahaya was here recently for a working visit. During the dinner held in his honour at the Multi-purpose Hall, Kapit Hospital Director Dr Hii King Ching h...

‘Aspirasiku 2050’ attracts 1,000 participants

KOTA SAMARAHAN : Approximately 1,000 participants turned up for the ‘Aspirasiku 2050’ event together with Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Dato’ Sri Hajah Nancy Shukri. Held at Universiti ...

4000 expected at Ibu Pertiwiku concert

KUCHING: Some 4000 people are expected to attend the Ibu Pertiwiku Concert 2017 on 21 October 2017, 8.30pm at Arena Gemilang DeTar Putra UNIMAS, here. According to RTM Sarawak Assistant Director of B...

Penang TYT makes work visit to DBKU

KUCHING: Penang Head of State Tun Dato’ Ser i Utama Abdul Rahman Abbas made a work visit to the Kuching North City Commission (DBKU) yesterday. Arriving at the DBKU Headquarters at about 11.15am, he ...

A brief encounter with marijuana

Only those who are affected in one way or the other would know the t rue scourge of drugs, especially if it involves an abuse or addiction. An addict may think that drug abuse is his private matter b...