Daily Archives: January 3, 2019

No more tears, no tugs of war

239,671 pupils from primary one to six begin their new school session 187,579 students start 2019 session from  transition to Form 5 classes KUCHING: The first day of school here yesterday drew…

Throwing caution to the wind!

KUCHING: Police statistics reveal that about 1,000 children are killed yearly in road accidents as a result of not wearing proper safety helmets. A recent survey showed only 3 percent…

ASP Dinis calls it a day

KUCHING: Kuching Special Branch head ASP Dinis Mancha bids farewell to the department after 24 years in the force. Dinis, who started his career as a policeman in 1994, handed…

Facial recognition of criminals

GEORGE TOWN: Penang has become the first state in Malaysia to launch a facial recognition system capable of detecting faces of criminals   through closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras, in a bid…