‘Dah aki ini’- Ibans and their food culture

Food is sacred. Every Iban will acknowledge this. Their lives revolve around food but not in a gluttonous way. In fact, they are always very generous with food. Food is part of their culture and trad...

Chong: Go for more conventional busesat

KUCHING: Deputy Minister of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs, Chong Chieng Jien has cautioned the state government against embarking on the hydrogen fuelled bus technology. “It has been announced ...

Lubok Antu MP declares support for Rafizi Ramliof

SIBU: Member of Parliament for Lubok Antu, Jugah Muyang yesterday declared his support for Rafizi Ramli for the deputy president post in the forthcoming Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) elections. Jugah s...

Assistant Minister visits sick woman

SRI AMAN: Assistant Minister of Community Well-Being, Datuk Francis Harden Hollis recently visited a sick elderly woman at Kampung Muhibbah here. Taruyah Abdullah, 68, is unable to walk and has probl...

CM urged to reconsider plan for hydrogen buses

KUCHING : Kuching Member of Parliament, Dr Kevin Yii yesterday urged Chief Minister, Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Openg to reconsider his plan to introduce hydrogen fuel cell buses on th...

Respect other religions to preserve State’s unity

SIBU: Head of State, Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud has called on the people to continue preserving the harmony in the State and Malaysia as a whole. He added that the citizens of Malaysia were luck...

Vital for Muslims to appreciate, deepen Maal Hijrah history

SIBU: It is important for the Muslim community to appreciate and deepen the history of Maal Hijrah. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Openg said Muslims must appreciate and deepen t...

SECA, link between State, churchesthe

KUCHING: The Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas has called on the Sarawak Evangelical Christian Association (SECA) to be a liaison between the State government and various churches ...

Three arrested in robbery, punching case

KUCHING: A suspect was arrested after he punched and robbed after hitting a man and his handicapped friend on their faces and heads recently. Following his arrest, two others were also arrested. Kuch...

US threatens to arrest ICC judges who probe war crimes

WASHINGTON: The United States threatened Monday to arrest and sanction judges and other officials of the International Criminal Court if it moves to charge any American who served in Afghanistan with...