Tribute to Elvis on 41st death anniversary

On August 16 last week loyal legion of Elvis Presley fans and impressionists paid tribute to their idol by having a gathering to mark 41st anniversary of The King’s untimely demise at the age of 42 i...

Sri Aman to host Agong’s birthday fete

KUCHING: The town of Sri Aman will be hosting the state-level birthday celebration of the 15th Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V on September 8 until 9, said Minister for Welfare, Community We...

Fire destroys house, leaving nine homeless

KUCHING: A fire destroyed a house in Kampung No. 5, Jalan Ajibah Abol, here yesterday, leaving the nine occupants homeless. The fire, which started at about 2pm, was put out by 23 firefighters who ru...

Over 1,000 illegal immigrants arrested

KUCHING: As of yesterday, a total of 1,112 illegal immigrants have been arrested by the State Immigration Department of Malaysia, this year. Its Director, Ken Leben said that the illegal immigrants w...

MATTA Fair returns Sept 7

KUCHING: 18 travel agents and seven banks will be participating in the 13th Sarawak MATTA Fair 2018 to be held at CityOne Megamall here from 7 until 9 September. The travel agents are Ibanika Tours S...

Body of missing student found three hours later

KUCHING: The body of a missing student was found at 7pm on Tuesday at the Landeh River near here. John Alfeus ak Kasim from SMK Wira Penrissen here went missing on the afternoon at 4pm while playing ...

Car badly damaged, two injured in scary mishap

KUCHING: A group of teenagers had a scare after the car they were in went out of control and then sliding down into a ravine yesterday along Jalan Matang.  The accident occurred at 3 am and it was al...

Private college lecturer nabbed for drugs

KUCHING: An IT lecturer from a private college here was caught at a Pos Laju premises on Monday evening at about 5.45pm for peddling drugs and would face the death sentence if found guilty.  A police...

Woman claims punched, injured by brother-in-law

MIRI: A woman in her early 30’s from Luak claimed that her brother-in-law punched and beat her during a commotion that occurred on Monday morning. The woman, who is at her early pregnancy stage, clai...

Burglar escapes with refrigerator worth RM1,300

MIRI: A refrigerator worth more than RM1,300 was reported missing after burglar broke into a house in Jalan Cahaya here yesterday morning. The incident was unfolded when a wiring man came to the hous...