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Monday, 27-Mar-2017

Sarawak interior inundated by rain, 243 villagers evacuated

MIRI: The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee opened a flood relief centre in the interior of Limbang yesterday due to floods following heavy rain since...

Mechanic arrested for spreading fake news on supposed rape, murder case

MIRI: A 23-year-old car mechanic was arrested for spreading fake news on his Facebook account involving a supposed rape-and-murder case. The man was arrested when...

Limbang flood evacuees rise to 413, 17 schools closed

MIRI: The number of flood evacuees in Limbang, Sarawak, has increased to 413 people from 126 families as of 6am today. ...

Body of woman found in Mengalum waters undergoes post-mortem, results out soon

KOTA KINABALU: The remains of a woman found entangled in a fisherman’s net in Pulau Mengalum waters this morning has undergone a post-mortem at...

Teenage girl feared dead in crocodile attack

MIRI: A teenager is feared dead after she was attacked and dragged underwater by a crocodile while bathing in a river near the...

Firemen summoned as 'Spiderman' spotted dangling from Miri power cables

MIRI: A man created a stir at Desa Bahagia, Permyjaya today, risking his life by dangling from overhead power lines at the residential area.

Depressed man sets fire in Bintulu hotel room, sparks panic

MIRI: A man, believed to be suffering from depression, caused panic in a hotel in Bintulu after he set rubbish on fire outside his...

Farmer slashed over dish of lizard meat

MIRI: A farmer was slashed on the head for making fun of a dish made from lizard meat at the Sabang Long House...

Body of teacher who fell into river in Belaga found

MIRI: The body of a male teacher who fell off a long boat during a ride along Rajang River last Sunday was found yesterday...

Charred body discovered in burnt out car in Miri

MIRI: A charred body was found in the backseat of a burnt out car at Taman Tunku here at about 2:30am this morning.