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Sunday, 28-May-2017

Miri City council to act on unlicensed budget hotels

MIRI (Bernama) – There is an urgent need to tackle unlicensed budget hotels as their lack of fire-prevention measures makes them death traps, inadvertently...

SAR operations to be continued: MMEA

KOTA KINABALU (Bernama) – The search-and-rescue (SAR) operations for six more victims of the capsized boat tragedy in Sabah who are still missing will...

Sarawak hopeful Marudi roads included in Pan Borneo Highway

MIRI (Bernama) – Sarawak hopes the federal government will seriously consider to include Marudi roads for the state’s portion of the Pan Borneo Highway...

Exploring the world of craftsmanship in Japan

|     Taiji Yasuda     | TO SOME, the word “craftsman” may evoke an unapproachable image of strict master-and-pupil relationships or ascetic training....

Saudi minister in talks with Iran team over Haj

RIYADH (AFP) – A Saudi minister held talks with an Iranian delegation about the possibility of Iranian pilgrims rejoining the annual Haj despite ruptured...

Brunei vehicle involved in student’s death

|     James Kon     | THE life of a young student was cut short in Miri, Malaysia, after he was struck by a Brunei-registered...

17-year-old arrested for threatening father

MIRI (Bernama) – A 17-year-old teenage boy, who threatened to beat up his own father after his request for RM150 was turned down, was...

Two Malaysian teams to play in Brunei Futsal League

|     Fadhil Yunus     | TWO Malaysian teams will be making their debut in Saturday’s Brunei Futsal League (BFL) 2017 which is organised by the National...

Man arrested for threatening to kill wife, in-laws

MIRI (Bernama) – A man who threatened to kill his wife and parents-in-law was arrested by the police in Kampung Tunku Abdul Rahman Batu...

Claims of worsening flood situation in Long Busang false: JPBNS

MIRI (Bernama) – The Sarawak State Disaster Management Committee (JPBNS) has denied claims that the flood situation is worsening in Long Busang, Belaga in...