Thai cops kill smuggler in massive meth bust

BANGKOK: Thai cops shot dead a smuggler and seized 15 million meth pills at a checkpoint in Thailand’s portion of the “Golden Triangle”, officials said yesterday, the latest death in an intensifying ...

Revenge is sweet

KUALA LUMPUR: There was drama aplenty – four goals, two fightbacks, a red card and a penalty – at the Rajamangala Stadium in Bangkok on Wednesday night as Malaysia qualified for the AFF Suzuki Cup fi...

Battle of four S’wakians for Chief Minister’s Cup

KUCHING: The Chief Minister’s Cup 2018 Sarawak Muaythai Championship will see four Sarawak athletes competing in the 66 Kg category. Among them are Morris Hii Zhen Wei from D30 Miri Muaythai Club, Jo...

DGCC to host 2019 S’wak International Junior C’ship

KUCHING: Sarawak Golf Association (SGA) had recently announced that next year’s 21st Sarawak International Junior Golf Championship is to be held at Damai Golf and Country Club (DGCC). This was revea...

Sacofa Run 2019 expects 2,000 participants

KUCHING:  Sacofa Sdn Bhd, Sarawak’s leading ICT infrastructure company behind Sarawak’s state-of- the-art telecommunications and information technologies development yesterday expressed its appreciat...

Ways to raise S’wak tourism to greater heights

In conjunction with Visit Miri Year 2018, the Miri City Council, Photographic Society of Malaysia and Miri Photography Society jointly ran an inaugural Miri International Photography Competition from...

Faulty device the culprit

KUCHING: A leaking pressure reducer could have contributed to the cause of the blast that rocked CityOne Megamall last Tuesday. Fire and Rescue Department state assistant director (operations) Tiong ...

Talented people needed for hospitality industry: CM

KUCHING: The state is aiming to get the right and talented people in the hospitality industry, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. “It is important for the state to get the rig...

US woman sues Hilton for $100m over nude shower video

NEW YORK: A Chicago woman is suing Hilton Worldwide for $100 million saying that she was filmed naked in the shower by a hidden camera while a hotel guest – in footage uploaded with her name onto mul...

Explosion occurred in the midst of a meeting

KUCHING: Staff members of NeNe Chicken Restaurant at CityOne Megamall was in the midst of a meeting when the explosion occurred at the outlet last Tuesday. The meeting was to finalise  preparati...