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Sunday, 28-May-2017

DAP: Pujut rep’s disqualification a ‘sad day for democracy’

PETALING JAYA: Sarawak DAP has slammed the disqualification of party member Dr Ting Tiong Choon as Pujut assemblyman at the state assembly this morning...

Sibu Airport resumes operations

SIBU: Sibu Airport has cancelled a NOTAM (Notice to Airmen) issued earlier and resumed its operations at midnight last night. Airport manager Zainuddin Abu Nasir...

SUPP: BN parties have first bite at cherry over Pujut

KUCHING: Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) president Dr Sim Kui Hian has reiterated that Barisan Nasional (BN) components, such as SUPP, have the right...

DAP: Sarawak’s rail system must be federally funded

KUCHING: A DAP legislator wants the federal government to fund the development of any railway linking the towns of Sarawak because Putrajaya has not...

Nabbed for posting false news of woman’s rape, murder

MIRI: A 23-year-old car mechanic has been arrested in connection with a Facebook posting about a woman alleged to have been raped and murdered...

Sarawak land rights forum to be held in honour of late CM

KUCHING: Pro-autonomy group Sarawak For Sarawakians (S4S) will hold a land rights forum this Sunday to commemorate the death of the state’s former chief...

Pakatan Harapan agrees on GE14 seats for Sarawak

KUCHING: Sarawak Pakatan Harapan have agreed on the seat allocation for the next general election (GE14) for the parliamentary seats in the state. The opposition...

Sarawak minister urges Putrajaya to drop road charge

PETALING JAYA: A Sarawak state minister has called for the federal government to stop the road charge imposed on foreign-registered cars entering the country...

Man in viral video who climbed electric pole ‘under severe stress’

MIRI: The 29-year-old man who climbed up an electric pole and did theatrics on the wires in Jalan Desa Bahagia, Vista Perdana here at...

In Miri, pay less and risk more in 19 hotels

MIRI: Unlicensed hotels may be the favourite place for the budget-conscious travellers to stay. But the majority of the unregistered hotels in Miri lack...