Durian feast held at State Legislative Assembly

KUCHING: A durian feast was held at the front foyer of the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) here yesterday. The programme “Lan..Makan Buah-Buah Tempatan” was organised by the Department of Agricultur...

RM1.096 million to tackle overcrowding woes at SGH

KUCHING: The Ministry of Health (MOH) has approved a funding of RM1.096 million to tackle overcrowding issues in the Emergency & Trauma Department of the Sarawak General Hospital (SGH). This incl...

13,974 animal bites reported in state

KUCHING: As at June 30, 2018, 13,974 animal bites have been reported in the state. According to the Minister of Local Government and Housing, Datuk   Dr Sim Kui Hian. 4,153 patients have also be...

Strawberry plants growing well in Kuching

KUCHING:When Muhammad Hossen Ediwi first planted strawberries in two pots, he never thought the plants could thrive in his village at Kampung  Jaya Bakti, located about 30 km from Kuching. Today, the...

Ministry of Utilities’ delegates call on Abang Johari

KUCHING: Delegates from the Ministry of Utilities led by its Minister, Dato Sri Dr Stephen Rundi Utom yesterday a courtesy visit on the Chief Minister, Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Openg at h...

Abang Johari attends briefing session for GPS MPs

KUALA LUMPUR: The first Parliament session under the Pakatan Harapan government started yesterday. The 19 Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) Parliamentarians on Sunday evening attended a briefing session a...

28. SARAWAK NEW CONSTITUTION 1941 (Part 4)

6. (i) There should be a Council Negri of twenty five members, fourteen of whom should be official members appointed from the Sarawak Civil Service and eleven of whom shall be unofficial members repr...

State may implement IWRM for water crisis management

KUCHING: With the  increasing demand for potable water in the years to come, there is an urgent need to protect and conserve raw water sources by implementing Integrated Water Resource Managemen...