RM4.27 bln to build bridges, roads

KUCHING: RM4.27 billion has been approved to build bridges and roads in the coastal areas. Assistant Minister of Coastal Road, Datuk Julaihi Narawi stated this in reply to a question posed by Daro St...

Excavator fire put out in four minutes

BINTULU: An excavator operator faced alarming moment when the machinery he was operating suddenly caught fire at a factory, Hextar Agriculture Sdn. Bhd. Kemena Land District Tanjung Kidurong, here on...

State government receives alms from PNB

KUCHING: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud yesterday received obligatory business alms ‘zakat perniagaan’ amounting to RM 15, 631 200 from the Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) Group at As...

Two drivers injured in crash

KUCHING: Two car drivers, one a policeman, were seriously injured after their vehicles collided at Rock Road at about 1 am yesterday. The police officer, aged 37, from Kuching District Police Station...

Bee stings land elderly man in SGH

KUCHING: An elderly man was stung by bees in the jungle in Sungai Moyan on Thursday morning. The victim aged 73 was clearing the area with his friends and it was believed that the heavy machinery hit...

AZAM youth event November 18

KUCHING: There will be various workshops, musical performances, recreational sports and more at Angkatan Zaman Mansang (AZAM) Sarawak’s latest edition of AYCLive on Nov 18 at Borneo744. Free and open...

29-year-old man dies in car crash

KUCHING: A 29-year-old man who was driving home after supper died after his car lost control and skidded along Jalan Setia Raja at 11 pm on Thursday. Heng Wee Chiat was eating with friends at Stutong...

Lo: Improve inconvenient system

KUCHING: During his debate, Batu Kitang state assemblyman Lo Khere Chiang brought up the issue of police reporting system which is not conducive for the people. “I have brought up this issue before b...

RM22 mln allocated for schools’ repairs

KUCHING: A total of RM1,808,671.76 was allocated for the repair and maintenance of schools in State constituency of Krian for the last three years. Assistant Minister of Education, Science and Techno...

‘I dream of running’: Gait analysis helps heal the lame

WHEN Tanya Markova was just 12 years old, her life changed literally overnight when a rare disease of the spinal cord left her completely paralysed. “I woke up one day, wanted to get dressed and go t...