535 have applied for citizenship since 2016

KUCHING:  535 applications for citizenship under Article 15A of the Federal Constitution have been received since 2016 until yesterday. Minister of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family an...

UNIMAS, UMS ink MoU on IT Disaster Recovery Centre

KUCHING: Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) on the development of the Disaster Recovery Centre (DRC) throug...

170 single mothers attend UPP Mid-Autumn Festival do

SIBU: 170 single mothers in the Dudong State Constituency attended the Dudong United People’s Party (UPP) Women Wing’s Mid-Auturmn Festival celebration on Sunday night. The event, held in the basketb...

Methanol poisoning death toll rises to 33

KUALA LUMPUR: The latest death toll in the methanol poisoning case – till 12pm yesterday – has risen to 33. Of the numbers, 20 cases were recorded in Selangor, 10 in Kuala Lumpur, and three in Perak....

Man lands in SGH after attempting suicide

KUCHING: A 29-year-old has been warded in the Sarawak General Hospital (SGH) here for attempting suicide by drinking weedkiller. The victim from Kampung Sejinkat is said to be pressured by work relat...

Motorcyclist badly injured in collision

KUCHING: A motorcyclist, aged 16, was injured after he collided head on with a car Sunday afternoon. The victim was heading to Samarahan and the car was reportedly coming from the opposite direction ...

High praise for Lions Club of Batu Niah

MIRI: Lions Club of Batu Niah ‘Mid-Autumn charity fun walk’ is lauded for assisting needy children. Piasau State Assemblyman, Datuk Sebastian Ting Chiew Yew in his opening speech during the event whi...

Nanta, Jamit grace Fun Run programme opening

KAPIT: Member of Parliament for Kapit Datuk Alexander Nanta Linggi and State Assemblyman for Bukit Goram, Jefferson Jamit Unyat jointly officiated at Fun Run Programme for Kapit that was held to coin...

Yangtze Cruise ends Wuhan city trip

WUHAN, China: The last day of Sarawak media trip in Wuhan city commenced with riding the Yangtze Cruise to have the closed sight seeing of Wuhan first bridge. The Yangtze Cruise is one of the initiat...