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Miri
Thursday, 30-Mar-2017

Family that burgled together gets nabbed together

MIRI: Miri police arrested a family, including two small boys, suspected of operating a syndicate specialising in burglaries in the city. Police seized more than...

Repo man's arm severed in samurai sword attack

MIRI: A group of at least 10 men armed with samurai swords attacked a car repossessor and his friends at the Miri long-distance bus...

Sarawak cops arrest man over false online news

MIRI: Police have arrested a 23-year-old man for posting fake claims of a rape-murder case on a Miri community Facebook page. The youth was arrested...

Longhouse collapses in landslide, 300 left homeless

MIRI: A longhouse in northern Sarawak, with 32 living quarters and a population of about 300, collapsed after a massive landslide believed to have...

MASwings to cut frequency on five routes for ATR maintenance plan

KOTA KINABALU: MASwings will be reducing its frequency to five routes to allow maintenance of its ATR 72-500 turbo prop fleet that begins on...

Man threatens to run amok with kitchen knives

MIRI: A man who is believed to be mentally unsound caused a scare in the city's commercial centre Friday when he threatened to run...

Aid for landslide victims

MIRI: The Federal Government has given RM1.5mil as immediate funds to help residents of Rumah Empaling in northern Sarawak who lost their longhouse in...

Trapped school boy rescued from locked car

MIRI: A 10-year-old boy was trapped for more than half an hour inside a locked car parked behind the district office here, panicking his...

Cops arrest Miri teen who threatened to kill his father

MIRI: Police here have arrested a 15-year-old boy after he allegedly threatened to kill his father during a violent quarrel.

Man bludgeoned with golf club dies in Miri hospital

MIRI: A 51-year-old man died at Miri Hospital after he was found bludgeoned on his head in his squatter home in Kampong Pasir Lutong...