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Wednesday, 24-May-2017

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. ...

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...

Body of Miri girl attacked by crocodile found

MIRI: The body of a teenage girl was found floating in Sungai Tapang Peking Baram in Marudi yesterday, one day after she was attacked...

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...

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...

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...

Fisherman missing, son drowns, after boat capsizes near Miri

MIRI: A 68-year-old fisherman has gone missing, while his 18-year-old son was found drowned, after their fishing boat capsized in waters near Kampung Muhibbah,...

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...