Wednesday, September 8, 2021

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Lawyer collapses and dies at his firm

KUCHING: A lawyer died after he reportedly fell unconscious at his law firm in Gala City, here on Tuesday (Sept 7). Kuching OCPD ACP Ahsmon Bajah said the 47-year-old man was taken to Sarawak General Hospital (SGH) in an ambulance...

Lawyer dies after jumping from building

SIBU: A lawyer jumped to his death from the 22nd floor of Wisma Sanyan here on Tuesday (Sept 7). Police, having confirmed this, said the man was identified as 42-year-old Wee Wui Kiat. District police chief ACP Stanley Jonathan Ringgit when...

Motorcyclist dies in crash with car

BAU: A motorcyclist was killed on the spot after colliding with a car along Jalan Kampung Atas Singai, here on Wednesday morning (Sept 1). Sarawak Traffic Investigation and Enforcement chief Supt Alexson Naga Chabu said prior to the collision, the...

State’s iconic pole vaulter dies aged 74

KUCHING: Sarawak’s legendary pole vaulter and nation’s sporting icon in the 1960s and 1970s Albert Blassan has passed away at the age of 74. In an obituary shared by his family, they said the former athlete died at 1.31pm at...

Woman dies in car accident

MIRI: A woman succumbed to her injuries while receiving treatment at a hospital here after she was involved in a car accident near KM3 Saberkas Roundabout Flyover yesterday. Sarawak Traffic Investigation and Enforcement chief Supt Alexson Naga Chabu said prior...

Female motorcyclist dies in crash with 4WD

MIRI:  A female motorcyclist was killed when the bike she was riding collided with a four-wheel-drive (4WD) vehicle along Jalan Kampung Masjid Sungai 7 in Kuala Baram on Saturday night (July 24). The deceased, identified as Gumas Nantal, 22, died...

Popular cartoonist Aie dies

KUALA LUMPUR: Cartoonist Shaari Sulong or Aie, who is famous for his work ‘Aku Hidup Dalam Blues’, died at his home in Banting early this morning at the age of 49. According to fellow cartoonist, Mazli Ibrahim or Gayour, the...

Motorcyclist runs red light, dies in crash

KUCHING: Failure to comply with the red traffic light signal resulted in the death of a labourer at Jalan Tun Razak traffic light intersection last Sunday. The fatal incident involving two vehicles happened around 10 pm when a car driven...

China’s ‘father of hybrid rice’ dies

Shanghai: An agronomist hailed as a Chinese national hero for helping develop hybrid rice and easing hunger for millions worldwide died on Saturday at the age of 90, state-run Xinhua news agency said. Yuan Longping, known in China as the...

National archer Haziq Kamaruddin dies

KUALA LUMPUR: On the second day of Aidilfitri, the country’s sports community was shocked by the news of the passing of national archer Haziq Kamaruddin this morning. A family member, who wished to remain anonymous, said the 27-year-old Olympian recurve...
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Suspects nabbed over theft of car from workshop

MIRI: Police detained three suspects some 24 hours after a Honda Civic car was reported stolen from a workshop...
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