State to enforce its O&G laws on July 1

KUCHING: Petroleum Sarawak Berhad (Petros) will now be delegated with the appropriate powers to implement the Sarawak Oil Mining Ordinance (OMO) 1958 as Sarawak exercises its constitutional rights re...

Uggah’s Office receives NCR Declaration

KUCHING: The Sarawak Native Customary Rights (NCR) Land Forum and Society for Rights of Indigenous People of Sarawak (SCRIPS) members submitted a NCR Declaration to the Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Am...

Large amount of drugs seized

KUCHING: A narcotic team raided an apartment unit in MJC on Thursday night and arrested a 26 year old man and seized a number of drugs from him. The team, acting on information received, arrived at t...

Raids on soccer bookies

KUCHING: CID Sarawak is continuing the operations to curb soccer gambling. Head of CID Sarawak,SAC Dennis Leong said from about 7.30 p.m. on 20 June 2018,  to about 11.30 pm. 21 June 2018, ...

Rape suspect arrested

KUCHING: An old man suspected to have raped an 11-year-old girl was arrested in a house in Matang at 11 am yesterday morning. Sarawak Head CID, SAC Dennis Leong said the victim was sleeping in her ro...

Lorry – pickup crash causes jam

KUCHING: A 10-tonne lorry and a pickup collided at the junction of Jalan Keranji, Bau at about 11am yesterday morning, causing a massive jam. The pickup driver, a 58-year- old man who was ferrying gr...

Three arrested for theft

KUCHING: Police arrested three persons who stole from a workshop at Kampung Kuap Dayak, Samarahan on Wednesday night. The owner reported that thieves broke into the workshop by cutting the back fence...

What happened to Sujai and his grandsons?

  MARUDI: Yesterday morning, a 72-year-old grandfather, Sujai Jaree, told his daughter that he wanted to go fishing in front of the express wharf in Marudi with his two grandsons aged 14 and 13....

Driver loses control of car

KUCHING: A driver lost control of his car and rammed into the side of the road here at 3am yesterday. Two people were in the car including the driver at the time of the accident;  one of them in...

Stall kitchen catches fire

LUNDU: The kitchen of a stall at Medan Selera, a food centre here, was razed on Thursday afternoon. Firemen from the Fire and Rescue Services Department led by PBK II Pathi Bin Samsudin rushed to the...