Illegal gambling: Power on 55 premises cut

KUCHING: Sarawak police chief Dato’ Azman Yusof said that 55 premises in the state had been closed and electricity to their premises disconnected for online gambling and illegal lottery activities. H...

Remains of fireman flown to Matu

SIBU: The remains of the fireman from the Water Rescue Unit (PPDA) of the Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) has arrived here yesterday evening. The Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) CN235 RMF 494 (BOD...

11 nabbed in joint operations

KUCHING: The police and Sarawak Energy Bhd (SEB) yesterday conducted joint operations to stamp out illegal gambling activities especially illegal 4D and online gambling where 12 premises were targett...

Megamall operator caught stealing electricity

MIRI: Sarawak Energy’s utility arm, Syarikat SESCO Berhad (SESCO) recently raided a megamall located at Bintang Jaya Commercial Centre following a public tip-off that led to the discovery of power th...

Eight gas cylinders carted away from eatery

MIRI:  An eatery at Jalan Miri Airport lost more than RM1,700 after thieves broke into the premises on Tuesday and carted away eight LPG gas cylinders. After the eatery owner discovered the brea...

Python in chicken coop captured

MIRI: Loud barking by her dogs resulted in the discovery of a three-metre long python inside a chicken coop in Kampung Senadin Jaya here early Wednesday morning. The discovery was made by a 50-year-o...

Two fall victim to separate scams

  KUCHING: Two individuals fell victim to scams between 27 August and 2 October. One of the two victims, an unemployed woman from Bintulu lost RM900 after a caller told her that he was an underc...

262 graduate from UCTS

SIBU: A total of 262 graduates received their scrolls in their respective fields of study during the 3rd Convocation of University College of Technology Sarawak (UCTS) held at a hotel here yesterday....

Dr Ting urges police to probe disposal of dog carcasses

MIRI: The police are urged to investigate the disposal of dog carcasses found dumped into a drain at the Miri Kuala Baram Waste Disposal site. “I would like the police to investigate into the cause a...