Dog hunters drowning strays to save costs

KUCHING: Sarawak’s dog hunters are drowning strays to save  costs during  their anti-rabies drive in the Kuching-Padawan enclave. According to sources, the dog shooters, who include council work...

Five injured in crash

MIRI: A family of five was injured when a car they were travelling collided with another car at Jalan Simpang Marudi here on Sunday afternoon. In the 5pm incident, five members of the family were sai...

Labourer gets 10 years for causing grievous injury

MIRI: A labourer was sentenced to 10 years’ jail and given five strokes of the rotan by the Sessions Court here yesterday after he pleaded guilty to slashing his friend’s right wrist with a Samurai s...

Body found on river bank taken to hospital

KANOWIT: The body of a man identified as Peter Ngau Jau, 54, was found lying on the bank of Rajang River at Nanga Mam here, yesterday. According to State Operations Centre (PGO), the Kanowit Fire and...

Two detained for shoplifting

MIRI: Two suspects were detained for allegedly stealing 10 chocolate bars from a supermarket at Pelita Commercial Centre here, yesterday. The two men aged 21 and 26, were detained by security guards ...

Woman loses over RM4,500 in car break-in

MIRI: A shopkeeper lost more than RM4,500 after her handbag was taken in a car break-in at Jalan North Yu Seng here on Sunday night. It is learned that the 30-year-old woman had placed her handbag on...

Over 1,400 gov’t officials at symposium, workshop

KUCHING: Over 1,400 officers from various departments and agencies participated in Symposium of Records and Archives Management for Sarawak State Government Agencies and Workshop on Government Record...

Discussions to improve border facilities soon

ENTIKONG (Kalimantan Indonesia): The Government of Indonesia will increase cooperation and conduct more serious negotiations with the state government of Sarawak and Malaysian Federal Government to i...

CM gets visit from Information Dept

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Openg received a courtesy call from the Information Department led by its Director General Datuk Ibrahim Abdul Rahman at the new State Leg...