Road dividers at KIA dismantled

KUCHING: The bollard road dividers installed at the Kuching International Airport (KIA) here have been dismantled on Wednesday afternoon by the relevant airport authorities. The bollards were install...

Mooncake Festival to return in September

KUCHING: The Kuching Inter-Cultural Mooncake Festival will return for its 17th instalment on September 17 to 24, 2018 at Carpenter Street here. This yearly event is hosted by the Federation of Kuchin...

Vietnamese fishing boat siezed for encroachment

MIRI: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) detained a Vietnamese fishing boat which encroached into Malaysian waters on Wednesday. All the 10 Vietnamese crew members on board were also de...

Housewife, 25, charged with abusing 5-yr old girl

MUKAH: A housewife was charged in the Magistrate’s Court here on Wednesday morning with abusing a 5-year-old girl at the worker’s quarters of an oil palm mill in Selangau, recently. The 25-year-old w...

Man robs 24-hour convenient store

KUCHING: A 24-hour convenient store at Jalan Satok here was robbed around 5am on Wednesday. The female cashier, 35, reported that a man wearing a full face helmet came into the shop armed with a sumu...

Follow-up raid on shop at Marina Square

MIRI: The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) here raided a shoplot at Marina Square around 3.30 pm on Wednesday. The raid was a follow-up to an earlier raid conducted last Saturday (Aug 11) in t...

Thieves break into engineer’s office

KUCHING: An engineer, 41, from Kampung Suba Bandar, Jalan Bau, Lundu, near here lodged a police report that he found his construction office at Jalan Daya broken into when he went there on Wednesday ...

Local councils must meet public expectations – Sim

KUCHING: Local councils must keep public expectation on par with their services as they are the front line of the government, said Minister of Local Government and Housing, Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian. “Th...

3,000 to attend CHMS 60th anniversary dinner

KUCHING: Chung Hua Middle School (CHMS) No. 1 will be holding their 60th anniversary dinner at the CHMS No. 1 Sports Field, Pending Road here on Aug 18 (Saturday). The guest-of-honor at the dinner wi...

39 attend discussion on childcare issues

KUCHING: A total of 39 participants attended a roundtable discussion on childcare issues faced at home and at early childhood education centres. Chaired by Minister of Welfare, Community Well Being, ...