Over 10,000 crops recorded by SBC

KUCHING: More than 10,000 indigenous plants and crops have been recorded by the Sarawak Biodiversity Centre (SBC) which remain at the recording stage, said Minister for Education, Science and Technol...

Four varsities sign MoA on IoT ecosystem

KUCHING: The Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with other universities for exploration and collaborative partnership in research and develop...

Sarawak AgroFest 2018 on Oct 20

KUCHING: The inaugural Sarawak AgroFest 2018 and International Conference on Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Sarawak (ICAAS) 2018 will be held at Penview Convention Centre (PCC) in Demak, Kuching...

Two Sabah students injured in collision

KUCHING: Two polytechnic students from Sabah were injured after the motorcycle they were riding collided with a car near their polytechnic at Jalan Matang, Petra Jaya near here at 1pm on Monday. A pa...

Biker dies in collision with truck

KUCHING: A 55-year-old motorcyclist died on the spot after the motorcycle he was riding grazed the rear right tyre of a truck he was trying to overtake at Jalan Batu Kitang near here at 9am on Monday...

Man detained for cable theft

MIRI: A 21-year-old man was arrested on Monday for stealing a roll of PVC insulated cable from a shop in Piasau Industrial Estate here. The suspect was handed over to the police after the shop owner ...

Owner fined RM500 for moving dog without permit

KUCHING: A dog owner yesterday became the first offender in Sarawak to be fined RM500 for bringing a dog out of a rabies-infected area here to Limbang without a permit from the state veterinary autho...

Man arrested for assaulting another

MIRI: A 27-year-old man was arrested after he assaulted another man during an arguement at Taman Permai here on Monday night. The incident was said to have occurred around 7pm inside a house in the a...

Fire destroys three houses, 31 made homeless

KUCHING: Thirty-one members of three families in three houses were rendered homeless after their houses were completely burned while another house was 10 per cent burned in a fire at Kpg Bintawa Hili...

Two girls knocked down while crossing road die

MIRI: Two girls died after they were knocked down by a 4WD vehicle while crossing a road in front of a primary school at Lapok,Baram at 10.35am yesterday. Prior to the incident, the victims who were ...