Dunging immortalised by his alphabets

Many people called me at my personal number making further queries on Dunging Gunggu (1904-1985) subsequent to my last week’s column. As such I am compelled to write this ‘part two’ piece on him. “Tu...

Special needs children need to reduce weight

SIBU : The weight loss programme for special needs children has now become an important agenda in view of the Special Olympics to be held in Sarawak next year. Minister of Welfare, Community Well-Bei...

TEDxKenyalang Preview: Going Global with English

AS a teacher who struggles against students that lack proficiency in the English Language, she improvised and came out with different materials to help them as it was one of her wishes to see her stu...

No foul play, says CID chief

KUCHING: Sarawak CID chief, SAC Datuk Dev Kumar clarified that there was no foul play in the case of a Unimas student who was found in a pool of blood after she fell down from the second floor of her...

RM1 million worth of smuggled items seized

LIMBANG: Sarawak Marine Police successfully made a second seizure in a one week period involving six containers containing firecrackers and fireworks worth almost RM1 million. This seizure was made a...

Local media gets MPC appreciation

KUCHING : Th e Ma l a y s i a n Productivity Corporation (MPC) Sarawak Branch organised an appreciation dinner for the local media at Mango Tree Restaurant here on Tuesday night. The event was offici...

MRSM Mukah Innovation Day 2017

MUKAH: MARA Junior Science College of Mukah (MRSM Mukah) held its Innovation Day 2017 at the college, recently. The event was officiated by Rosilawati Abd Rahman, MARA Secondary Education Division De...

MIDA connects MNCS and SMES in East Malaysia

KUCHING : “To date, a total of 745 manufacturing projects with investments worth RM71.2 billion have been implemented in Sarawak. Through these projects, we want to create opportunities for SMEs to a...

42 students attend Youth Eco Bootcamp

MIRI: A total of 42 Form 3 and Form 4 students participated in the Youth Eco Bootcamp organised by Pustaka Negeri Sarawak Miri under the Local Agenda 21 programme, recently. Themed ‘Rebrand Yourself ...

WIEF participants feted with traditional performances

KUCHING : A gala dinner was held at the Sarawak State Legislative Assembly Building in Petra Jaya, Kuching here on Tuesday night in conjunction with the 13th World Islamic Economic Forum (13th W...