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Baby Orangutan At Matang Wildlife Centre Gets Mitsubishi’s Attention

KUCHING: A 12-year-old mother orangutan named Tingsaan has given birth to a male baby yesterday at about 10 am at the Matang Wildlife Centre...

SFC’s SWAT Captures 2.17-metre Crocodile In Sungai Santubong

KUCHING: A crocodile measuring 2.17 metres was snared by the Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) swift wildlife action team (SWAT) in Sungai Santubong here Friday. The...

Crocodile Bite Marks Found On Body Of Man Recovered At Sungai Undey

KUCHING: The body of a man who disappeared in Sungai Undey, Pusa, Betong district about 250km from here yesterday was found with several crocodile...

Farmer Slashed Over Dish Of Lizard Meat At Sabang Long House in Niah

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

Abang Jo Awaits Directives From Putrajaya In Dealing With North Korean Workers

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg reiterates Wednesday he is still awaiting directives from the federal government in dealing with the...

Five Miri Businessmen Deny Offering Bribes To Immigration Officers

MIRI: Five businessmen separately claimed trial at the Miri Sessions Special Court (Corruption) here Tuesday to offering bribes to immigration officers. Four of them, Zubair...

Mystery Of Man Burnt To Death At Back Seat After Car Crash In Miri

MIRI: A man burnt to death after the car he was driving caught fire in a crash in Taman Tunku early Monday. Miri police chief...

Pan Borneo Highway Skipping Brunei To Avoid Passport Checks Being Mulled

MIRI: The federal government is considering having the Sarawak portion of the Pan Borneo Highway skip Brunei Darussalam to avoid the hassle of numerous...

Teenage Pregnancies Down By 428 Cases In Sarawak Last Year – Fatimah

KUCHING: While teenage pregnancies dropped by 428 cases in Sarawak last year, state welfare, woman and family development minister Datuk Fatimah Abdullah is far...

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...

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