60-yr-old motorcyclist dies in self-accident

BINTANGOR: A 60-year-old man, believed to be the younger halfbrother of Julau MP Datuk Joseph Salang, died here on Monday night after he lost control of the motorcycle he was riding on. Bintangor Dis...

18 to compete in Miss 1Borneo Beautiful 2018

KUCHING: 18 contestants will compete for the coveted crown of the Miss 1Borneo Beautiful 2018 this coming Saturday here at Riverside Majestic Hotel. The contestants, nine each from Sabah and Sarawak,...

21 nations to vie in arm wrestling c’ship

KUCHING: The Premier 101 Int e rnat ional Char i t y Arm Wrestling 2018 will be held on January 19 – 20, at Premier 101 Commercial Centre here. The tournament, which is the third edition since ...

150-300 expected at Tok Nan’s commemoration

SRI AMAN: Sarawak United People’s Party ( SUPP ) Simanggang branch will be holding a commemoration ceremony at Taman Tebingan Sungai, Batang Lupar River here tomorrow in conjunction with the first de...

Hii: Farewell, thanks and continue the good work

SIBU: A farewell dinner for outgoing Sibu Resident, Hii Chang Kee was held at Tanahmas Hotel on Monday night. In his speech, Hii thanked the staff of Sibu Division Resident’s Office for organising th...

Crime cases down by 56 as compared to previous year

KUCHING: The crime rate in Kuching has shown a decrease in 56 cases in 2017 as compared to 2016. According to district police chief ACP Abang Ahmad Abang Julai, there were 1,554 cases in 2017, compar...

SK Kampung Tellian to have new building

MUKAH: SK Kampung Tellian will finally have a new school building after 15 years. The project started with the clearing of 10 hectares of land for the construction. The full replacement construction ...

Sibu welcome new resident

SIBU: Former divisional head of Industry and Investment Promotion of the Ministry of Industrial and Entrepreneur Development, Charles Siaw, is the new Sibu Division Resident replacing Hii Chang Kee. ...

22 students from Kapit to further studies at MRSM

KAPIT : Some 22 students from Kapit have been selected to further their studies at the various MRSM (MARA Junior Science College) campuses throughout the state for this year’s Form One intake. At han...

MPS will undertake six research programmes

KUCHING: The State Social Development Council (MPS) will carry out six research and development programmes this year, disclosed Minister of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Family and Childhood Developm...