Woman in possession of 1,000 turtle eggs nabbed

KUCHING: Marine Police arrested a woman and seized about 1,000 turtle eggs on Thursday morning at about 11 am at a shop at Sematan. Acting on information received, the police team found 280 turtle eg...

Retail shop badly damaged in fire

KUCHING: A retail shop on a single storey house was badly damaged due to an early morning fire incident at Ana Rais, Puncak Borneo yesterday. There were four persons staying in the house including a ...

SAR operation for missing Indonesian draws a blank

MUKAH: The search and rescue (SAR) operation to look for a missing Indonesian male Muslikin, 25, remained futile yesterday. Muslikin and another male Indian  national Vaithilingam Balamurugam, b...

Man,28, nabbed with RM9,000 worth of drugs

MIRI: Police have detained a man for possessing RM9,000 worth of drugs, believed to be syabu, in an operation by the side of Jalan Pesisir Pantai near the junction of Miri-Bekenu Road here. District ...

Brothers killed in bike-lorry mishap

KUCHING: Two brothers died on the spot early yesterday morning when the  motorcycle  they were on collided with a lorry  at Mile 21,Kuching-Serian yesterday morning. Beraina ak Jika, 2...

Matang-Stapok road to ease traffic congestion

KUCHING: The Chief Minister, Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Openg has officially launched the four-lane road from Matang to Stapok as well as the newly constructed bridge across Sungai Sarawak....

Four arrested for suspected drug peddling

KUCHING: Three men and a woman were arrested at Tarat, Serian on Tuesday for peddling drugs. All of them will be charged under Section 39A of the Dangerous Drug Act 1952, which carries a maximum sent...

Over 5,000 at ‘Harmony Night’

SIBU: More than 5,000 people turned up at the ‘Harmony Night: United We Stand’ at Sibu Gateway here, last Wednesday. The event was officiated at by Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun...

PET-CT Scan, first in Borneo island

KUCHING: Borneo Medical Centre (BMC) has acquired top of the line Positron Emission Tomography (PET) – Computed Tomography (CT) Scan, Discovery IQ from General Electric (GE). It has also acquired the...

Road closure at Canada Hill

MIRI: The Public Works Department informs the public that there is full road closure at Canada Hill, Jalan Kerbau, Miri (as per ‘red’ colour marked on the Google map) to give way to soil investigatio...