State Cabinet to amend Land Code

KUCHING: The State Cabinet has agreed to table the amendment to the state Land Code in the coming State Legislative Assembly (DUN) meeting in July. The amendment to the state Land Code refers to the ...

Chong: Wait for Dr M’s announcement

KUCHING: It is the prerogative of the Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to determine the number of full ministers and deputy minister, said Stampin Member of Parliament Chong Chieng Jen. Chong, ...

MPO returns with Piano Concerto No. 1

KUCHING: The Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) has returned to Sarawak in conjunction with its 20th anniversary celebration. This marked the orchestra’s fourth tour to East Malaysia and Sarawak ...

Longhouse chief dies in road accident

KUCHING: A longhouse chief (tuai rumah) died in an accident at Jalan Pasi, Bintangor, Sarikei at about 6.30 am yesterday. The longhouse chief identified as Baki anak Agok aged 72 was riding a motorcy...

Indonesian worker found dead

KUCHING: An Indonesian worker was found dead on the first floor of a building at Jalan Lebur Upper China here at 11.40 am yesterday. The deceased identified as Rizallulallah aged 36 from Subang Jawa ...

Search for missing barge worker continues

KUCHING: The search for Prasahant Payal, an Indian national who fell into the Sarawak River from the Hock Seng Lee Wharf here at about 6.30 pm on Wednesday continued yesterday. Prasahant was said to ...

Biker dies in collision

KUCHING: A 38-year-old man from Kampung Pangkalan Kuap, Jalan Datuk Mohd Musa, Samarahan near here died on the spot after his motorcycle collided with a car at Jalan Residen, Samarahan at 9.40am yest...

Festive mood prevails at CMO’s Gawai Raya do

KUCHING: The festive mood prevailed during the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) Gawai Raya 2018 celebration held at the old State Legislative Assembly Complex, Petrajaya here, yesterday. The celebration...

Over 2,000 benefit from RTD programme

KUCHING: More than 2,000 people have to date benefitted from the One Community One RTD programme (Program Satu Komuniti Satu JPJ (SKSJ) implemented by Sarawak Road Transport Department (RTD). Directo...