KUCHING: Eight of the 20 samples received by the State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (SVDL) in the first week of this month have tested positive for rabies.
A DVSS personnel (left) injects a pet dog with the rabies vaccine during a previous mass vaccination exercise.
Uggah (centre) chairs the committee meeting.
KUCHING, June 12 — The next phase of an anti-rabies operation will be carried out simultaneously in Serian and Simunjan districts from June 20 to 25.
KUCHING: The next phase of the anti-rabies operations in Sarawak will be carried out in Serian and Simunjan districts starting next week.
MIRI: The Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) has rescued two endangered eagles and a slow loris, also seizing dozens of turtle eggs.
MIRI: Pakatan Harapan national and state leaders are carrying out a series of Gawai visits throughout Sarawak.
KUCHING: The need to upgrade infrastructure in the interior like setting up internet centres in Kampung Benuk here will be considered as an initiative of the Communications and Multimedia Ministry.
SERIAN: The Communications and Multimedia Ministry (KKMM) will draw up several policies to boost the communications network in Sarawak.
SERIAN, June 1 — The Communications and Multimedia Ministry (KKMM) will draw up several policies to boost the communications network in Sarawak.
SERIAN: The Dayak community is known for its unique culture which is not only an asset to the country but also to the tourism industry, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo.
SERIAN, June 1 — The Dayak community is known for its unique culture which is not only an asset to the country but also to the tourism industry, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Si...
I REFER to the letter “Sustainability is a balancing act” (The Star, May 25) and would like to comment on several points raised by the writer, Professor Datuk Dr Ahmad Ibrahim.
KUCHING, May 9 — The state Ministry Of Agriculture, Native Land And Regional Development is focusing on durian, pineapple, banana and coconut as the chosen fruit crops to help meet Sarawak’s goal ...
KUCHING (May 3): The Sarawak Government is serious in resolving the problem of dilapidated schools urgently and has offered to repay RM1 billion of its debt to the Federal Government through contra pa...
KUCHING: The Sarawak government is serious in resolving the problem of dilapidated schools urgently and has offered to repay RM1 billion of its debt to the federal government through contra payment.
KUCHING, May 2 — A Sarawak state lawmaker today called on the federal government to tighten security at the border village of Serikin in Bau district to prevent Indonesian traders from freely plying...
KUCHING: Sarawak General Operations Force seized 2,300 boxes of beer, valued at RM516,000, which also saw the arrest of four men.
MIRI: A family of seven Bruneians were injured - two of them critically - when their van crashed into a two-metre deep drain along the Pan Borneo Highway.
KUCHING: The Rural Development Ministry is stressing the management of solid waste to avoid environmental contamination for the well-being and safety of the people.
PETALING JAYA: When a Middle Eastern restaurant opened in Serian recently, a small town about 50km from Kuching, it raised some eyebrows.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Egyptian militant, who married a single mother in Serian, Sarawak, had also used her email and bank account for terror-related activities.
BETONG (Bernama): The recent arrest of three terror suspects in Serian town is a cause for concern, says Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg.
KUCHING, March 11 — Sarawak Reform Party (STAR) president Lina Soo today urged the police to closely monitor the activities of foreigners in rural Sarawak, following the recent arrest of three suspe...
Foreign militants are sneaking into the country, biding their time by marrying local women or conducting businesses while they wait to strike. But they may just be copying two Indonesians who had sought refuge in Malaysia, only to be found to be members of the Jemaah Islamiyah terror group. This comes even as the latest deportation of Egyptians by police raised concerns of human rights abuse.
KUALA LUMPUR: Six Egyptians and a Tunisian were among nine people nabbed by police for their involvement in a foreign Al-Qaeda-linked militant group based in northern Africa and plot to launch large-s...
KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia has deported and blacklisted seven suspected Islamic militants who were believed to be involved in plans to launch large-scale attacks in several countries.
MIRI: Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) enforcement units carried out a series of raids throughout Sarawak this week in a statewide operation against abuse of wildlife, rescuing a variety of rare species.
KUCHING, Feb 25 — Sarawak Pakatan Harapan (PH) chairman Chong Chieng Jen today maintained his stand that the state ruling Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) government had instructed district offices to t...
KUCHING, Feb 24 — Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas today denied an allegation by a Pakatan Harapan (PH) deputy minister that the state government had instructed district officers...
PETALING JAYA: A Sarawak state minister has chided a federal deputy minister for accusing district officers in the state of not cooperating with the government to roll out the cash disbursement progra...
KUCHING: Deputy Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Chong Chieng Jen today accused the Sarawak government of sabotaging the welfare assistance offered by the Pakatan Harapan government to the...
KUCHING: A senior citizen from Kampung Sungai Du’uh, Serian, infected with rabies, has died.
KUCHING, Jan 18 — A senior citizen from Kampung Sungai Du’uh, Serian, infected with rabies has died.
KUCHING (Bernama): An elderly woman from Kampung Sungai Du'uh, Serian, who was infected with rabies, has died.
SERIAN, Jan 9 — Passers-by found the body of a baby girl wrapped in white cloth, with the umbilical cord still intact and animal bite marks on the arms and waist, near the Muara Mongkos Mosque here ...
KUCHING: The body of a newborn girl was found near a mosque in Kampung Muara Mongkos, Serian, near here.