Six made homeless in evening fire

MIRI: A family of six were made homeless after fire destroyed their rented wooden house in Kampung Tanjung Berlipat, Niah here late Thursday evening. Miri Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) chief, Su...

Father lodges police report over son’s threat

KUCHING: A father was both sad and disappointed that his son who he believed to be high on drugs had threatened to kill him in their house at 8 pm on Thursday. The father aged 50 who is jobless said ...

Donation box for orphanage stolen

MIRI: A man who claimed to be a representative of an orphanage in Permyjaya here has stolen a donation box placed at an eatery here last Wednesday afternoon. A recording from a CCTV installed at the ...

Two rabies case detected in Miri

MIRI: Two rabies cases have been detected in this city. In a press statement released by the Sarawak State Disaster Management Committee on Thursday evening, Miri is among five new areas declared as ...

Suspect held for hurting housemate

MIRI: A 24-year-old man was held by the police after he allegedly injured his housemate. The attack was said to have occurred in a house at Piasau here on Wednesday afternoon. Prior to the attack, th...

Man attempts to attack uncle arrested

MIRI: A 44-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly attempted to attack his uncle with a parang (machete) at the entrance of his uncle’s orchard in Niah at 9am on Wednesday. The 60-year-old victi...

RM3,000 presented to SK Jalan Arang

KUCHING: Sekolah Kebangsaan Jalan Arang received RM3,000 assistance from Stampin Member of Parliament, and Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Deputy Minister Chong Chieng Jen recently. Present to ha...

Piasau Jaya, Lutong Shell – New rabies affected areas

KUCHING: Piasau Jaya and Lutong Shell areas in Miri were confirmed to be infected by the rabies disease on Thursday. In a telephone interview, Miri City Council (MCC) Mayor Adam Yii promised that he ...