Nearly RM50m granted to Imam, Bilal and others

KUCHING: The state has received a yearly allocation of RM40.432 million from the federal government and another RM6.222 million as a special one-off payment for the imam, bilal, marbot, takmir teache...

Catch Harith Iskander in Pullman Kuching tomorrow

KUCHING: Let’s face it! The patriotism and solidarity Malaysians share amid tough times are indeed no laughing matter but if there is one person who can satirize typical Malaysian anecdotes and leave...

11 vehicles involved in two road mishaps

MIRI: Eleven vehicles were involved in accidents at two different locations here yesteday morning. The first accident, which happened at the Miri-Bypass at about 7am, involved four vehicles including...

20 vehicles affected in fuel mix-up at station

LAWAS: Over 5,000 litres of oil were affected by the mix-up between petrol and diesel oil at a petrol station in Lawas town here recently. Ministry of  Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumeri...

Two brothers drown during fishing trip

KUCHING : The youngest son  of Peni Muhi escaped death because he did not join his two elder brothers and father on a fishing trip last Saturday. Instead, he opted to follow his mother who was v...

Afternoon fire destroys double storey house

OYA: A semi concrete double storey house at Kampung Patok here went up in smoke last Sunday afternoon. The quick action of the  Community Fire Brigade here  saved a neigbouring house from b...

200 poly pipes catch fire

SIBU: About 200 poly pipes at  Jalan Ding Lik Kong here caught fire yesterday afternoon. Firemen from the Sungai Merah station led by Eddy Kilat rushed to the scene at about 4.21pm after receivi...

Villagers urged to keep environment clean

MIRI : Piasau State Assemblyman, Datuk Sebastian Ting has advised the residents of Kpg Lereng Bukit here to keep their environment clean and to be healthy. Ting made the call during a  “gotong r...

Kite festival attracts 23,400 visitors

KABONG: Kabong International Kite Festival (KKF) 2018 held for the second time here last weekend recorded a total of 23,400 visitors. Kabong State Assemblyman Mohd Chee Kadir said it was a starting p...

Championship attracts 260 archers

  SIBU: Some 260 people will take part in the 19th Sarawak Outdoor Archery Championship to be held at SMK Sacred Heart here from 16 to 20 March. Organising chairman Tiong Kiong King said the cha...