Spend ‘some’ of the reserve, not ‘all’

KUCHING: Some of the RM31 billion worth of reserve has to be spent to provide better infrastructure, utilities and social amenities for the people in sub-urban areas particularly the rural areas. Thi...

Police report lodged for fresh Altantuya murder probe

KUALA LUMPUR: Mongolian national Dr Shaariibuu Setev lodged a police report here yesterday seeking a fresh probe into the murder of his daughter Altantuya Shaariibuu who was killed in Malaysia 12 yea...

Dr Shaariibuu meets Dr M

PUTRAJAYA: Dr Shaariibuu Setev met Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad here yesterday and it is learned that the Prime Minister agreed that a fresh probe can be conducted into the murder of the former’s daughter...

Necessary actions will be taken – MBKS

  KUCHING: The Council of the City of Kuching South (MBKS) assured that actions will be taken on stray dogs especially during this ‘rabies crisis‘ along with the ongoing instructions from the St...

Indian construction worker found hanged

KUCHING: A married Indian national who came to Sarawak three years ago was found hanged by his colleague in a rented room near a construction site at Kota Sentosa, seven miles from here on Tuesday ev...

Driver, passenger escape unhurt

KUCHING: A car produced sparks inside the engine compartment before bursting into flames at Jalan Stutong near here at about 10 pm on Tuesday. According to the car owner, she and a friend were on the...

Drug abuse suspect nabbed in raid

MIRI: A man in his early 30s was apprehended by the police during a raid at an entertainment outlet in the city centre on suspicion of drug abuse. The 1am raid yesterday was conducted by a Miri Narco...

Two ‘kelulut’ logs thieves nabbed

MIRI: A farmer who is venturing into rearing of stingless bees (kelulut) in Kampung Kejapil, Bekenu near here managed to apprehend two men with help from his brother-in-law for stealing ‘kelulut’ log...

Elderly man arrested for molesting minor

MARUDI: The police on Tuesday arrested a 71-year-old man on suspicion of sexually molesting an eight-year-old girl in Entulang, Beluru near here. The farmer was picked up by the police at Rumah Berau...

Assistant engineer jailed, fined for graft

KUALA TERENGGANU: A former assistant engineer with the Terengganu   Islamic Religious and Malay Customs Council      (MAIDAM), Syed Ahmad Izzuddin Syed Abdullah, was sentenced to a mon...