‘Massacre’ of 10,000 dogs in Sarawak

KUCHING: An estimated 10,000 dogs have been culled and eradicated throughout Sarawak over the last year following the first reported case of rabies death in the State in July 2017. In an unprecedente...

Over 2,000 teachers, edu officers attend SELES 2018

MIRI: The flexibility in education system allows creativity in teaching, hence encouraging students to be more interactive during their learning process. In this respect, Minister for Education, Scie...

Asfia: Masing’ll not be referred to Privileges Committee

KUCHING: There were no inconsistencies in the three speeches made by Deputy Chief Minister, Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr James Jemut Masing that misled the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) as alleged by Bat...

River transport facilities in State need to be modernised

KUCHING: There is a need to modernise the facilities for river transportation in the State, said Assistant Minister for Transporation Datuk Dr Jerip Susil. “It is high time to upgrade the facilities ...

Plantation worker dies in freak crush by tractor

MIRI: An oil palm plantation female worker died after she was crushed by a plantation tractor in Bekenu early Tuesday morning. Miri police chief ACP Lim Meng Seah when confirming the incident on Wedn...

Tribunal orders developer to pay purchaser RM9,560

KUCHING: The Sarawak Housing Purchaser Claims Tribunal has ordered a developer to pay a total of RM9,560 in damages to the purchaser of two units of double storey corner terrace house in Salak Land D...

Motorcyclist killed in crash with truck

MIRI: A motorcyclist succumbed to his injuries in a crash with a truck along the Lutong-Miri road, nearby RPR Mile 7 petrol station yesterday. The fatal crash shut down part of the road heading from ...

Two charged for stealing agarwood in Serian

KUCHING: Two theft suspects, comprising a local and an Indonesian national, were yesterday charged at the Kuching Sessions Court here for stealing 1750 grams of agarwood (kayu gaharu) without permit ...

Electrical repair shop suffers 80 pct damage in fire

MIRI: A fire engulfed an electrical repair shop in Lutong Baru, Jalan Point Setia, Lorong Fiona 2 on Tuesday night, near here. Luckily no one is injured in the incident. Miri Fire and Rescue Services...

Members of Parliament declare open BIA

KUCHING:  Kuching Member of Parliament, Dr Kelvin Yii and Mas Gading Member of Parliament,   Mordi Bimol yesterday officiated at the opening of  Brilliant Inspiration Academy (BIA) at Jalan...