Floodwaters rise as killer storm stalks southeastern US

GRIFTON (Uni ted States ) : Catastrophic floods raised the threat of landslides and dam failures across the southeastern United States yesterday, prolonging the agony caused by a killer hurricane tha...

Frantic dig for Philippine victims of typhoon landslide

ITOGON (Philippines): Philippine rescuers used shovels and their bare hands to claw through mounds of rocky soil yesterday as they desperately looked for dozens of people feared buried beneath a land...

Massive clean-up in Hong Kong after typhoon chaos

HONG KONG: Hong Kong began a massive clean-up yesterday after Typhoon Mangkhut raked the city, shredding trees and bringing damaging floods, in a trail of destruction that left dozens dead in the Phi...

Gold GTX iCAFE first of its kind in East Malaysia

KUCHING: Gold GTX iCAFE located at Gizmo Arena, level 4, One TJ Shopping Complex, here in Kuching is the first of its kind launched in East Malaysia. This café can accommodate up to 200 gamers at whi...

S’wak Media group conquers Mount Emei

SICHUAN, CHINA: Rising 3,099 metres (10,167 ft.) above sea level about 170 kilometres (105 miles) from Chengdu, Mount Emei is the highest of China’s four mountains of holy Buddha.  The Mount Emei (Em...

Malaysia Day celebration draws big crowd

MUKAH: Malaysia Day celebration 2018 held at Kampung Penakub Bazaar here Sunday morning attracted a big crowd from all walks of life. The celebration was organised by Mukah Youth Parliament Organisat...

Taib pays last respect to Mohd Iskandar

KUCHING: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud and his wife Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Ragad Kurdi Taib on Sunday paid their last respects to the late Mohd Iskandar Abdullah at Tinggian Dem...

Registration opens for Mukah Gafu Run

MUKAH: Registration is now open for the Mukah Gafu Run 2018 to be held on October 20. The programme was organised by Gafu (Mukah) Supermarket in collaboration with Mukah Chinese Community, Mukah Chen...

500 attend Malaysia Day do in Kuching

KUCHING: About 500 people attended the state level Malaysia Day celebration  held in the new State Legislative Assembly (DUN) Building on Sunday night. Among those present were Head of the State...