12 foreign nations in Sarawak Regatta 2018

KUCHING: A total of RM660,000 worth of sponsorships have been received for the Sarawak Regatta 2018 here yesterday. The sponsorships were contributed by Petronas Wilayah Sarawak (RM500,000), Petra En...

Don’t be alarmed by training drill on 13 Oct

KUCHING: The Fire and Rescue Services Department (BOMBA) will hold a search and rescue (SAR) training drill codenamed ‘Ops Mex Ke-20 Kenyalang 2018’ at Samajaya Industrial Centre near here on 13 Oct ...

Man found dead inside car

KUCHING: A 55-year-old man was found dead inside his car along Kuching-Serian Road on Monday night. The deceased identified as Young Sui Chung from Serian had earlier called a friend to tell him that...

Fire renders seven homeless

KUCHING: A family of seven, six adults and a child is made homeless after their house at Kenyalang Park was burned 80 per cent at about 11.30 am yesterday. The single storey terrace house had several...

Car junk yard destroyed in fire

KUCHING: Fire destroyed a car junk yard at Jalan Bako near here yesterday morning. The fire was spotted by a passer-by at 7.55 am and firefighters were called to the scene. The cause of the fire is b...

House partially razed by fire

KUCHING: A fire at Kampung Siol Kandis, Petra Jaya near here partially destroyed a house at about 1.50 am yesterday. Following a distress call received, 12 firefighters rushed to location where they ...

Tun Taib receives two courtesy calls

KUCHING: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud received two courtesy calls at Astana Negeri, Petra Jaya here on Monday. The first courtesy call was from Tun Taib received was from Nadwah Ulam...

Liew calls on TYT

KUCHING: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud received a courtesy call from Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Laws), Datuk Liew Vui Keong in the former’s residence at Demak Jaya h...

IMAS delegation calls on TYT

KUCHING: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud received a courtesy call from a delegation of Sekolah Arab Moden Antarabangsa (IMAS) led by Deputy Chairman of Yayasan Al Noor which responsible...

Forward bases launched to help flood victims

KUCHING: The State government has launched forward bases in Kuching, Sarikei, Bintulu, Lawas and Limbang to store food and essential items for distribution to flood victims should floods hit the stat...