‘Big difference in salaries an issue’

KUCHING: The big difference in the salaries of local and imported players in the country is an issue. “ Of course the local players are unhappy getting much less than their imported counterparts … ab...

Three teams in final four

KUCHING: The semi-final matches of KSRRSK-H2 Sports Friendly Cup 2018 football tournament will be held on December 2 and the final on December 9. Three teams have so far entered the semi-finals, name...

School roof blown away after thunderstorm

KUCHING: After a roof from a Chinese primary school got blown away due to a thunderstorm, it got Batu Kitang assemblyman Lo Khere Chiang to advise the people to think seriously about the environment....

M’sian women called to participate in online survey

KUCHING: An international forum on women has appealed to Malaysian women to participate in an online survey at www.ifrw.org.uk pertaining to the living standards of women in rural areas. Data collect...

State govt allocates RM150 mln for Lawas Airport

LAWAS: The State government has approved an allocation of RM150 million for the construction of the new Lawas Airport under the Northern Region Development Agency (NRDA). This was said by Deputy Chie...

Putrajaya says ‘no’ to ICERD

KUALA LUMPUR: The Pakatan Harapan government will not ratify the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD), the Prime Minister’s Office said yesterday....

Think of others, mayor tells smokers

KUCHING: Be responsible and considerate of others! This is a clear message from Kuching South City Council (MBKS) to smokers who puff cigarettes in public places. Mayor Datuk James Chan (pic) said ap...

Mum with 21 kids reveals incredible daily routine

MORECAMBE (Lancashire): A mother-of-21 has revealed her hectic daily routine – which includes nine loads of washing everyday. Sue and Noel Radford welcomed baby Bonnie earlier this month, adding to t...

Move to beef up meat production

KUCHING: Sarawak has set aside RM33 million to increase its cattle, goat and buffalo production next year.Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah said the state Veterinary Services Department ...