Friday, July 17, 2020

Borneo

News from Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan.

Nine Schools Closed In Sibu; Roads Flooded After Rajang Burst Its Banks

SIBU: Nine schools in Sibu district were closed Friday as the routes leading to these schools were not passable after Sungai Rajang overflowed its...

Financial Woes May Force Top Bumi Achiever To Postpone Further Studies

SIBU: Kidin Mering, 58, could not contain his tears of joy when he and his wife Andang Enggu, 47, received the 2016 Sijil Tinggi...

Twelve Schools Closed In Limbang, Miri As Of 4pm As Floods Worsen

MIRI: Twelve schools in Limbang and Miri, Sarawak are closed due to flood as of 4 pm Monday from eight schools at noon. Sarawak Disaster...

Brunei Cops Wants Faster Info Sharing With Malaysia To Tackle Crime

KOTA KINABALU: Brunei police is seeking to set up a fast information-sharing system with their Malaysian counterparts in tackling crime along the borders. Its police...

Woman And Brother-in-law Arrested Over Unverified Posting

SIBU: A woman and her brother-in-law were arrested at noon Saturday after they were alleged to have disseminated false crime news in the social...

MMEA Builds Six New Vessels To Beef Up Security In Sabah, Sarawak

KUCHING: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) is building six large vessels in an effort to improve its maritime security supervision and monitoring of...

Zero Laughing Matter; Sabah Trio Apologise For Iban Attire Goof-Up

KUCHING: One man’s meat is another man’s poison, so the saying goes. It also could be a joke to you, but others could find...

Sarawak Immigration Arrest 40 Individuals Who Manipulated Boarding Passes

KUCHING: Sarawak Immigration Department has arrested 40 individuals who entered the country by manipulating the boarding pass in an operation last week. Immigration director-general Datuk...

Pakai ‘Ngepan Indu’, Kumpulan Zero Dari Sabah Terus Dikecam Kaum Dayak

MIRI: Masyarakat Dayak di Sarawak terus menyelar tindakan kumpulan pelawak Zero yang memakai pakaian tradisional wanita Iban ketika membuat persembahan dalam episod pertama Maharaja...

Girl Bathing In Tapang Peking Baram River Feared Dead In Croc Attack

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

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