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Power outage hits Kuching, Sri Aman and Miri

MIRI, May 24 — Two separate tripping incidents along Kemena-Bintulu and Similajau-Tudan transmission lines have caused power supply disruption to Kuching City, Sri Aman...

Time to bury hatchet with SUPP, splinter party UPP says

KUCHING, May 13 — Archrivals United People’s Party (UPP) and Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) must find a common ground to work together in...

Pujut votes on July 4

PUTRAJAYA, May 19 ― Nominations for the Pujut by-election will take place on June 20 while voting is on July 4, the Election Commission...

Awarding of Pan Borneo Highway contracts irks Bumiputera contractors

KUCHING, May 16 — Some Bumiputera contractors in Sarawak are unhappy over the awarding of contracts in the Pan Borneo Highway project, said Christopher...

DAP rep sacked from Sarawak assembly after Aussie citizenship claim

KUCHING, May 12 — DAP’s Dr Ting Tiong Choon is now no longer the state assemblyman for Pujut, after a motion to strip his...

Sighting of Ramadan moon on May 26

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 — The sighting of moon for the commencement of fasting for Muslims in Malaysia has been set on May 26...

Sighting of Ramadan moon on May 26

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 — The sighting of moon for the commencement of fasting for Muslims in Malaysia has been set on May 26...

10m long whale found stranded on Miri beach

MIRI, May 4 — A 10m long whale weighing an estimated 1.5 tonnes was found stranded on a beach near a village some 30km...

DAP rep can still challenge sacking in court, Sarawak Speaker says

KUALA LUMPUR, May 13 — DAP’s Dr Ting Tiong Choon can challenge the Sarawak State Legislative Assembly’s move to disqualify him as Pujut assemblyman,...

Sacked Sarawak rep could lose citizenship too, lawyer explains

KUALA LUMPUR, May 13 — A DAP leader who was disqualified as Pujut state representative by the Sarawak State Legislative Assembly yesterday may also...