Temp closure for M’sia Day

KUCHING: The Cat Museum and DBKU (Kuching North City Commission) City Library will be temporarily closed on September 16 and 17, 2018 in conjunction with the Malaysia Day celebration. For enquiries, ...

Up close with Leshan Giant Buddha

LESHAN, CHINA: The Sarawak media visited the Leshan Giant Buddha in Leshan city which took over two-hour drive from Chengdu on the third day. The remarkable Leshan Giant Buddha (Da Fo) was listed as ...

Ta Ann – Leader in sustainable forest plantations

BRIEF BACKGROUND ABOUT TA ANN’S TIMBER DIVISION: Ta Ann Group is a resource-based company with principal activities centred around sustainable harnessing of timber resources including value-added pro...

Attractive prizes await participants of ‘Walk-a-Mile’

KUCHING: An array of handsome lucky draw prizes is up for grabs for participants of ‘Walk-a-Mile’ on September 23 at Saradise Kuching. They include latest Apple Watch Series 3, return air flight tick...

Homeless guy gets hope

KUCHING: Mahathir Salem, who is currently staying at Anjung Singgah here, received assistance from the Hope Place recently. The one-off assistance in the form of rice, cooking oil, Milo, biscuits, no...

MERS-CoV: What you need to know

What is Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS)? Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) is a viral respiratory illness caused by a coronavirus (Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, or MERS-...

Transfer of 10 senior police officers effective Oct 15

KUALA LUMPUR: The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) announced the transfer and coordination of its senior officers, effective October 15. In a statement yesterday, its corporate communications head, SAC D...

AG duty bound to inform court truth on RM9.5 mln

PUTRAJAYA: Attorney-General (AG) Tommy Thomas was duty bound to disclose the truth to the court regarding information on the RM9.5 million allegedly paid to lawyer Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah, t...

Three senior gov’t officials testify for GST probe

KUALA LUMPUR: Three senior current and former government officials have so far testified before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) two-day proceedings related to investigations of the Goods and Serv...

Veteran comedian Acappan dies

KUALA LUMPUR: Veteran actor and comedian Samynathan Rethinam, better known as Acappan died early yesterday. He was 63. His daughter, Yhuveneshwary, said Acappan died at the family home at 2.43am due ...