31 residents run for lives after landslide

MIRI: 14 residents of a rented house in Kampung Lereng Bukit here ran for their lives when a landslide occurred in the vicinity of the building on Saturday night. The incident was believed to be a re...

Man suffers burns after minor blast

BINTULU: A local unemployed man, 27, suffered major burns following a minor explosion from insulated wires he was burning to extract copper in Kampung Sebiew here at about 7.30pm yesterday. Bintulu D...

RM70 million retention pond to solve Matang flood woes

  KUCHING: The problem of frequent flash floods in Matang area is expected to be resolved with the construction of a RM70 million rainwater retention pond near Taman Sejoli, said Minister of Wor...

Body of drowned victim found

KUCHING: Last Friday at 4.56pm Bintangor BOMBA received a call from Corporal Gilbot of Julau Police Station regarding a drowning case at Sg Julau, Bintangor Bazaar. Following the call, Bintangor BOMB...

Village shop destroyed in fire

KUCHING: Serian BOMBA receiving a distress call at 3.55pm last Saturday informing them that a retail shop at Kpg Jenan, Jalan Baki- Riih, Serian belonging to Jugah Anak Marin, 57, was on fire. Follow...

Road cleared after landslide

KUCHING: At 10.06pm on Saturday, Limbang BOMBA received a call regarding a landslide occurring at Kpg Pemukat, Limbang. Following the call, Limbang BOMBA immediately dispatched three firefighters in ...

And the winners are…

KUCHING: Sarawak Tour ism Federation (STF) is pleased to announce the winners of i t s “Moon Cake Festival Lucky Draw” Facebook contest on the 16th Kuching Inter-Cultural Mooncake Festival 2017, orga...

Fadillah launches Astana Ladies Night Flea Market

KUCHING: Works Minister, Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof launched the Astana Ladies Night Flea Market at Bangunan Choice Ria, Jalan Astana, here on Saturday night. In his short address, he said members of ...

Dogs making the headlines in Sarawak again

Dogs are making the headlines again in Sarawak – thanks to news reports last week that seven local councils had teamed up to catch stray dogs roaming around the Batu Kawa MJC area in Kuching. The ope...