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Ten-vehicle pile-up causes massive traffic jam

MIRI: A ten-vehicle pile-up caused a massive jam that stretched for at least one kilometre along Jalan Miri-Bintulu here yesterday. It was understood that the...

651 Sarawak schools with less than 150 pupils

KUCHING:   There are 651 schools in Sarawak that have been identified with less than 150 pupils. Minister of Education, Science and Technological Research, Dato’...

RM89.2 mln Lambir housing project completed in Oct 2015

MIRI: The RM89.2 million PPR Lambir housing project was developed from April 2013 and was fully completed in October 2015. It involved the construction of...

Dream come true for successful applicants

LAMBIR: Having own house is everyone’s dream, says 35-year-old Alexander Jaya. Lambir Affordable Housing Scheme (PPR) has made Alexander’s dream to have his own...

78,310 students with special needs in M’sia

KUCHING:  Malaysia has a total of 78,310 pupils or students with special needs, Minister of Education Malaysia Dato’ Seri Mahdzir Khalid disclosed. He said the...

Eight foreign women held for offering sex services

MIRI: Eight Indonesian women believed to be prostitutes were arrested by police during a raid, codenamed Ops Noda, at a budget hotel at Jalan...

Four suspects held for drug abuse

MIRI: Police detained four men including a 17-year-old boy suspected of being involved in drug abuse when they raided a house at Krokop area...

Carcass of finless porpoise found on beach

  MIRI: Members of the public here found the carcass of a finless porpoise at Tanjong Lobang Beach here on Sunday afternoon.  The 100-cm long tailless...

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