Six more sardine brands taken off market

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) has withdrawn six other brands of canned sardine products from the market because they are confirmed to contain impurities such as Filum Nematoda w...

CM: Sarawak-Kalimantan railway to boost trade

KUCHING: In view of increasing cross-border trade and travel at the Lubok Antu (Sarawak)-Badau (Kalimantan) border, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Openg has proposed the setting ...

Girl coaxed not to jump from building

KUCHING: An 18-year-old girl was coaxed from jumping from a building at Metrocity Matang on Thursday.  The girl from Bau Kawa, who is married, was said to be under depression.  It was believed that s...

Four-vehicle pile-up causes massive jam

MIRI: There were massive traffic congestions on both sides of the Kampung Bakam Bridge, along the Miri coastal road yesterday morning after four vehicles were involved in a pile-up. Fortunately, no s...

Local break-in suspect detained

MIRI: Police on early Friday morning arrested a local man suspected for his involvement in house breaking activity. Preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect might have linked to a case inv...

Company office in Jalan Bako burgled

KUCHING: A company director lodged a police report that his office in Jalan Bako was broken into on the night of Wednesday. He said missing were his computer, television and lorry battery. Meanwhile,...

Remains found stuck to tree roots in Sejingkat

  ​KUCHING: The remains of a person was found yesterday afternoon at about 1240 pm by a fisherman. The fisherman was fishing in the waters at Kampung Sejingkat when he stumbled upon the body stu...

Delayed IC issuance: Over 100 villagers stage protest

MIRI: Over 100 disappointed people from three villages, including Penans in Baram and Miri, staged protest outside the premises of National Registration Department (NRD) at the Miri Urban Transformat...

Prestigious Gold Award for Brooke Dockyard

KUCHING: Brooke Dockyard and Engineering Works Corporation is the first Sarawak State Agency to win the Prestigious Gold Award under Upstream category from Shell Malaysia. The award was presented dur...