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Community 09 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Schools unlikely to face teacher shortage

KUCHING: Schools in Sarawak will mostly open next Monday without teacher shortages caused by the floods in Peninsular Malaysia, says Welfare, Women and Family Development Minister Datuk Fatimah Abdullah.

Community 20 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Middle Baram flooded again

MIRI: The middle Baram region in interior northern Sarawak has been hit by another round of floods, the second within a month to hit the same region.

Community 21 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Drivers on rural roads face daily risks of floods and landslides

MIRI: Travelling by land into ulu Sarawak has become fraught with dangers, with daily risks of landslides, erosion of timber roads, and flash floods that can cut off entire stretches of roads and turn them into rivers of mud after just a short downpour.

Community 22 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Arrogant and foolish

The French were only asking for trouble by defending their ‘freedom of speech’.

Community 31 Jan 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

No more dark nights for Rumah Lugum

KUCHING: The residents of Rumah Lugum longhouse in Nanga Taba, Ulu Kanowit, now have 24-hour electricity following the installation of the iM Sarawak micro-hydro system in a nearby river.

Community 11 Feb 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Woman with shotgun and bullets held

SIBU: A 46-year-old woman from a longhouse in Sungai Menyan near here is in trouble for illegal possession of a shotgun and five bullets.

Community 26 Feb 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

SEB provides 24-hour solar power supply to 200 villagers in Batang Ai

SOME 200 villagers from two longhouses in Batang Ai now enjoy 24-hour power supply after being equipped with solar home system (SHS) sets by Sarawak Energy Bhd (SEB).

Community 27 Mar 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Longhouse land row gets violent

MIRI: A longhouse chief has lodged a police report claiming that his house had been purposely fire-bombed by arsonists due to a land dispute that he and his longhouse folks are facing with regards to an oil palm plantation project.

Community 28 Mar 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Najib for two-day working visit to Bintulu

KUCHING: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak will make a two-day working visit to Bintulu on Monday and Tuesday.

Community 02 Apr 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Fire-fighting systems for isolated longhouses

BINTULU: The 1Malaysia Sarawak Advisory Council (1MSAC) has sponsored 130 fire-fighting systems at longhouses across the state.