SEB, SFC join hands to conserve sea turtles

SEMATAN: The Talang Satang National Park now has a sustainable and reliable supply of electricity thanks to the collaborative efforts of Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB) and Sarawak Forestry Corporation (...

9,800 painted egg trays produce giant Jalur Gemilang

KUCHING: SMK Tun Abang Haji Openg has created a new record in Malaysia by building a giant replica of the national flag, Jalur Gemilang, using 9,800 egg trays. Its Principal, Affida Helmi said that t...

13 nurses graduate from MyWOCEP

KUCHING: A total of 13 nurses graduated from the Malaysian Wound Ostomy and Continence Care programme which was held from 25 June until 14 September 2018 here yesterday. Director of State Health Depa...

Couple arrested for drug peddling

KUCHING: A couple was arrested by Padawan Police Narcotic Department personnel in their house at Taman Tematu Hill, Jalan Stephen Yong near here last Tuesday afternoon for drug peddling. Padawan Depu...

Soldier in ICU after stabbing

KUCHING: A young soldier was stabbed in his abdomen in an army camp at Penrissen Road near here on Wednesday morning. The 19-year-old soldier was said to be quarrelling with a colleague when he was s...

42 summonses issued during ‘Ops Mabuk’

KUCHING: Padawan Police District recently conducted “Ops Mabuk” to check on drug abuses and and traffic-related offences. During the operation which started from 11 pm until 3am the next day, road bl...

Grass cutter, chainsaw carted away in store break-in

MIRI:  A store room of a house in Taman Tunku was ransacked by burglars on Wednesday. In the incident, burglars carted away a grass cutter and a chainsaw worth a total of RM3,000. The break-in u...

136 students receive awards from Yayasan Sarawak

MIRI: A total of 136 recipients from 19 schools in Miri, Subis and Baram received excellent student awards from Yayasan Sarawak in a ceremony held at Curtin Malaysia, Miri campus here last Wednesday ...

7,023 HFMD cases recorded up to 5 Sept

KUCHING: As of 5 September, 2018 the state recorded a total of 7,023 cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD). According to Director of State Health Department Dr Jamilah Hashim the total number ...

Mayor Chan: Not all stray dogs culled

KUCHING: The public are advised to cooperate with their local councils and relevant government departments to prevent the spread of rabies. According to Mayor of Kuching South City Council (MBKS) Dat...