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Police: Man who climbed electric pole believed to be under severe stress

MIRI, March 6 — The 29-year-old man who climbed up an electric pole and did theatrics in Jalan Desa Bahagia, Vista Perdana here at...

Search for missing six in catamaran capsize also covers Sarawak waters, authorities say

KOTA KINABALU, Feb 2 — Waters off Miri, Sarawak, are also being covered in the search in the South China Sea for six people...

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...

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...

Body found near Sabah boat mishap site

KOTA KINABALU, Feb 4 ― Local fishermen have retrieved the body of a woman from the waters between Pulau Mengalum and Pulau Tiga. Malaysian Maritime...

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...

Sabah catamaran SAR operation enters 21st day

KOTA KINABALU, Feb 17 — The search and rescue (SAR) operation to find five more victims of the catamaran boat tragedy in Sabah waters...

Two die, three hurt when four motorcycles collide after one rams into stationary car

KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — Two youths were killed while three others were seriously hurt in an accident involving four motorcycles and a stationary...

Man slashes farmer for poking fun at lizard meat dish

MIRI, March 9 — A farmer was slashed on the head for making fun of a dish made from lizard meat at the Sabang...

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...