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Sunday, 23-Apr-2017

Large crocodile caught in Belawai

KUCHING: A 2.72m female crocodile was caught during Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) culling operation in Belawai. The corporation’s Swift Wildlife Action Team (SWAT) eight-day operation,...

Farm worker found hanged at Miri plantation

MIRI: A farm worker in his 30s was found hanged in a hut at a rural agriculture plantation in the Lambir district about 30km...

War on drug trafficking

MIRI: Malaysia, Brunei and Singapore are intensifying their war against drug-trafficking by tightening border security. Top anti-narcotic officials from the three countries gathered in Miri...

Remote government clinic in Sarawak razed in fire

MIRI: The remote Long Seridan government clinic, which is a 10-hour drive from here, was razed in a fire on Tuesday afternoon. Miri Fire and...

DJ at Miri nightclub found dead after tiff with girlfriend

MIRI: A DJ of Bugis descent working in a nightclub in the city centre here was found dead in his rented room following a...

Charity fun run

MIRI: Miri Hospital organised its first marathon at Marina Square, here on Sunday. Speaking at the launch of “Miri Hospital Run”, Sarawak Assistant Tourism Minister...

Sibu airport resumes operations

SIBU: The airport here has resumed operations, bringing great relief to some 3,000 travellers. The airport was closed from 11pm on Saturday, 27 hours after...

Medicine and food flown to Long Benali

MIRI: Food relief and medical aid have been flown from Miri to Long Benali in remote northern Sarawak to help several families of Penans,...

Floods hit school in interior Sarawak

MIRI: SK Long Bemang in the interior northern Sarawak was inundated by flood waters following heavy rain over the weekend. SK Long Bemang has 103...

Get to know your culture

MIRI: Native youths and teens in Sarawak seem to be losing track of their community history as they appear to have limited knowledge of...