Over 800 affected by flood in Baram

MIRI: More than 800 residents from Long Panai, Rumah Asam Sungai Pedada and Asam Paya Hilir in Baram here were hit by floods following the rise in water levels coming from upstream areas yesterday. A...

Slight increase in Miri’s flood victims

MIRI: The number of flood victims in Sarawak recorded a slight increase to 238 people from 78 families as at 12pm compared to 234 victims from 77 families at 8am yesterday. Sarawak State Disaster Man...

Yayasan Ikhlas launches School Kit Assistance

KUCHING: Yayasan Ikhlas in collaboration with Plaza Merdeka Shopping Centre organised a donation campaign called ‘School Kit Assistance’ to assist the needy and unfortunate high school students. The ...

21-year-old rape suspect nabbed

MIRI: Police yesterday arrested a 21-year-old rape suspect at Krokop near here in conjunction with a report lodged by a 17-year-old girl.T he complainant told police that she had been raped after she...

Kabong beach flooded with sea snails

KABONG: The recent uncertain weather phenomenon has seen an overwhelming abundance of sea snails found stranded at Tanjung Kembang Beach in Kabong here since yesterday. The incredible number of sea s...

Army ready to help any time

KUCHING: The First Division of the Malaysian Infantry is geared up to be of service to the Sarawak State Disaster Management Committee (JPBN) in the flash flood. Its members and military assets are c...

Caring hearts bring Christmas cheers to needy kids

KUCHING: Sisters, Angel & Anlene know of Hope Place’s charitable work from their mother. With Christmas just around the corner,the two students use money from their savings to buy Christmas prese...

SUPP sets up BR1M service counters at Kenyalang Market

KUCHING: SUPP Pending Branch BR1M service team will be setting up service counters at Kenyalang Market tomorrow to assist the public to apply & up-date BR1M information. The public are adviced to...

‘Santarina’ models add colour to Christmas mood

KUCHING: More than 10 photographers from various photography clubs in Kuching took part in a photography session organised by Frederick Demong Tindin Photography to promote the local photography mode...

St Thomas’ Cathedral to hold special Christmas services

KUCHING: St Thomas’ Cathedral will hold a special Christmas Eve Service tomorrow (Dec 24) as well as three special services on Christmas Day (Dec 25). The celebration tomorrow will begin at 8pm with ...