Sarawak Baru welcomes more parties, NGOs, groups

KUCHING: Sarawak Reform Party (STAR) President, Lina Soo stressed that Sarawak Baru, an alternative coalition to Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) and Pakatan Harapan Sarawak will try to be inclusive of o...

Sarawak free to shape own fate under GPS

KOTA SAMARAHAN: Sarawakians are now in a position to voice out their needs and concerns at the federal level after the forming of the new PH (Pakatan Harapan) Government. Kota Samarahan Municipal Cou...

Govt won’t compromise on contractors who fail to deliver

KUCHING: Local Government and Housing Minister, Datuk Dr. Sim Kui Hian expressed anger at the ‘tidak-apa’ attitude of some contractors.  When he went to the drainage upgrading system project site at ...

Are illegal slot machines making a comeback?

With the 14th general election over, there are indications that illegal gaming activities using slot machines are making a comeback in the state. In Sarawak, slot machines are not allowed in any prem...

Three hurt in attack at gas station

MIRI: Three people were injured when a 57-year-old man walked to a gas station in Desa Senadin near here armed with a machete (parang) last Sunday evening. Those injured in the 6.50pm incident includ...

Father and son cheat death in crash

KUCHING: A father and son cheated death after the car they were travelling plunged into a 10-metre ravine at Kpg Jugan along the Bau-Lundu Road at 3.45 pm last Sunday. When firemen arrived at the loc...

Amok warded in hospital

KUCHING: A man ran amok at Kpg Bintawa near here at 11pm last Sunday when his family members and villagers tried to suppress him. The 35-year-old man has mental disorder lives in the house with his f...

Many activities held to mark Sarawak Day

MATU: This district’s Sarawak Independence Day 2018 Celebration was held at Kampung Kuala Matu Hilir, here, on Sunday night. Staged in the multi-purpose hall of the village, the event themed `Malam K...