15-door longhouse razed, couple escape with severe burns

PAKAN: A couple survived a fire that razed 15-door Rumah Panjai Balak here in Julau late yesterday evening. The couple, who were severely burned on their backs in the incident, were rushed in a fourw...

Masing hopes GPS will meet soon

KUCHING: Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) president Tan Sri Dr James Masing hopes Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) will meet soon now that it is officially registered. “There surely is a need for further discu...

Is the cinema dying?

When was your last visit to the cinema? Early this year, I paid my first visit to the cinema for the very first time in years. What brought me back to the cinema was “Crazy Rich Asians”, an American ...

Treat animals with respect: Nancy

KUCHING: The expression ‘treat others how you want to be treated’ applies to not only how we treat our fellow human beings, but also towards how we treat our furry friends. According to Member of Par...

Make sure Sri Aman Hospital ready by next August: Baru

SRI AMAN: Works Minister Baru Bian (pic) wants the contractor involved in the construction of the new Sri Aman hospital to make sure that the project is completed by August next year. He said the RM1...

Baru knows what’s good for PH in state: Dr Ting

MIRI: The state Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) is stronger with Baru Bian’s leadership and the party is unlikely to split, said DAP’s Pujut assemblyman Dr Ting Tiong Choon. “I believe he has the wisdom ...

1,300 join insurance awareness run

SIBU: The Sibu ‘ Insurance Awareness Torch Run – Run For Insurance 2018’ organised by the National Association of Malaysian Life Insurance and Family Takaful Advsiors (Namlifa) Sibu branch held...

Award ceremony honours Bidayuh artistes

KUCHING: Raynorld Sigay emerged as the winner of Best Bidayuh Song 2018, while Cornelius Lim and Carrie Geres are the best Male and Female Vocalists 2018, respectively. The award ceremony w a s grace...