27 tahfiz schools in Sarawak identified, inspected by Bomba

KUCHING: The Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) has identified and inspected 27 tahfiz schools in the state to evaluate their safety standards, said the JPBM Director General, Dato’ Sri Wan Mohd Nor I...

RM6.6 bln for infrastructures in Sarawak

KUCHING: A total of RM6.6 billion have been allocated towards providing quality infrastructures for the citizens under the Fourth Thrust of the 2018 Budget, Driving Inclusive Development. Minister of...

26-year-old caught with more than 700 pills

MUKAH: The local police arrested a 26 year old suspect in Mukah Town on Monday afternoon (22 January), which led to the confiscation of 704 pills believed to be Nospen pills. “He was arrested by our ...

AFP visits S’wak Press Sdn Bhd

KUCHING: Agence France- Presse (AFP) an international new agency, made a business visit to Sarawak Press Sdn Bhd yesterday to discuss current and future plans between the two agencies. The Sarawak Pr...

Two retired teachers join Hope Place as volunteers

KUCHING: Hope Place was calling for volunteers help at its store, to do some cleaning job through the social media Facebook and WhatsApp. Two ladies responded. When the two reported at Hope Place, it...

Homestay supports local tourism industry

MATU: A new homestay in the district was officially opened over the weekend by Abu Seman Jahwie, a Political Secretary to the Chief Minister. Known as Dayang Homestay, the lodging house is located at...

Road has improved livelihood of the people, says rep

KAPIT : State Assemblyman for N63 Bukit Goram , Jefferson Jamit Unyat said the livelihood of the longhouses’ folks along Jalan Sungai Ulu Yong and other areas have improved tremendously after the sai...

26 new animal bites cases in six divisions

KUCHING: 2 6 new rabi e s cases were reported yesterday in Kuching, Sri Aman, Betong, Samarahan, Serian and Sarikei. Kuching and Serian recorded the most number of cases with seven cases each. In Sri...

Anti-cancer body brings cheers to 85 residents

KUCHING: The Kuching Teck Choon Anti-Cancer Association celebrates 85 residents of Toh Puan Hajah Norkiah’s Children’s Home, by distributing food and red packets to residents at Penrissen Road on Sun...