Pan Borneo Highway project will continue – Chong

KUCHING: The RM16 billion Pan Borneo Highway project in Sarawak will be continued, state Democratic Action Party (DAP) Chairman Chong Chieng Jen pointed out. However, Chong who is also the newly elec...

IDECS 2018 attracts over 2,000

KUCHING: The second International Digital Economy Conference Sarawak (IDECS) 2018 has attracted a total of 2,379 delegates of both local and international. Themed ‘Data to Fuel Economic Growth and Qu...

Rest not Dr M’s mind

KUALA LUMPUR: While the media might have thought Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pic) would have taken the Sunday off after a blistering campaign culminating with a resounding victory in the 14th General El...

TV3 ordered to pay RM1.1 mln for defaming Anwar

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here yesterday ordered local television station, TV3 to pay RM1.1 million to Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim for linking him as one of the masterminds of the Lahad Datu intrusio...

Former MACC officer lodges report against Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: A former senior officer of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission yesterday lodged a report with the MACC on several allegations linked to former Prime Minister. Datuk  Seri Najib Tun...

Temporary road diversion at Slip Road 5

KUCHING: There will be a temporary road diversion at Slip Road 5 from the Kipali Roundabout to Jalan Datuk Patinggi Haji Abdul Rahman Yakub (Normah Leg) today from 9.00am to 4.00pm. According to a pr...

SMK Oya, Mukah wins Youth Forum Competition

KUCHING: SMK Oya, Mukah emerged as the champion of the State-Level Youth Forum Competition 2018 held at Balai Budaya, Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka Cawangan Sarawak, Petra Jaya here yesterday. The school ...

Trashie is Kumang Gawai Kapit

KAPIT: A 26-year-old teacher, Trashie Anak Sabang was crowned Kumang Gawai Kapit 201 during the Pre Gawai Dayak Dinner Gala Kapit held at the Civic Centre here on Sunday evening. She beat other nine ...

14-year-old boy drowns after falling off bridge

KUCHING: A 14-year-old boy drowned after he fell off the Darul Hana Bridge here. Members of the Fire and Rescue Department led by Mohammed Mirza Dzalmira bin Miraj rushed to the scene after being inf...

Strong currents hinder search for 4WD

KOTA SAMARAHAN: 15 Fire and Rescue personnel from here led by Jackson Anyie Ngau were involved in an operation to look for a four wheel drive which had plunged into the Samarahan River at the Kota Sa...