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Capsized catamaran tragedy: ‘We are hoping for a miracle,’ says KK MMEA director

KOTA KINABALU, Feb 1 — Search-and-rescue (SAR) agencies are hoping for a miracle for the remaining six victims of a capsized catamaran incident in...

Cops nab man over Facebook posting on woman raped, murdered in Miri

MIRI, Feb 16 ― Police have arrested a 23-year old car mechanic in connection with a Facebook posting on a woman alleged to have...

Sarawak PKR, DAP say won’t fight over parliamentary seats in next GE

KUCHING, March 5 — The Sarawak chapters of PKR and DAP will be contesting the same parliamentary seats they had contested in 2013 for...

Police deny FB report on rape, murder of woman in Miri

MIRI, Feb 15 — Police have denied that a woman was raped and murdered near a fast food restaurant here. Miri police chief ACP Khoo...

Sarawak to bear cost for Immigration counters, CCTVs at Kuching airport

KUCHING, Feb 25 — Sarawak has agreed today to bear the cost of putting up Immigration counters and installing closed circuit TVs (CCTVs) at...

Kindergarten teacher nabbed for drug trafficking in Miri

MIRI, Feb 14 — The police have detained two women, including a private kindergarten teacher in connection with trafficking an assortment of drugs. The suspects...

Police refute allegation on child kidnappers

MIRI, Feb 22 — The Sarawak police today refuted a Facebook posting on a warning by the police over a claim that a group...

Catamaran tragedy: Search area expanded as SAR operation enters fifth day

KOTA KINABALU, Feb 1 ― The area of the search for the missing six victims of a catamaran that capsized off Sabah last Saturday...

Sarawak flood situation worsens, eight primary schools closed

MIRI, Feb 27 ― The number of flood victims in Limbang, Sarawak as at 8am today is 415 comprising 136 families. Yesterday, 243 people from...

Search for remaining five catamaran victims continues

KOTA KINABALU, Feb 22 — The search and rescue operation for the remaining five victims in the tour boat which capsized in Sabah waters...