Stephen Then

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11 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Heavy rain has state on alert for floods

MIRI: Sarawak is seeing heavy rain in several districts as the landas season enters full swing.

10 Dec 2018 | 10:08 AM

Bintulu hit by flash floods

MIRI: Parts of Bintulu district in northern Sarawak were hit by flash floods on Monday (Dec 10) morning.

9 Dec 2018 | 8:03 PM

SEB: Power restored to 11 of 12 villages hit by solar-power outage in Bario mountains

MIRI: Sarawak Energy Bhd (SEB) says it has restored power to 11 out of 12 villages that were hit by a solar-power outage in northern Sarawak.

9 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Merry parade through Miri

MIRI: A Christmas parade through the city here attracted tens of thousands of people of various races.

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8 Dec 2018 | 9:09 PM

Approximately 40,000 people participate in Miri Christmas parade

MIRI: Some 40,000 people took part in a Christmas parade through the streets of Miri on Saturday (Dec 8) evening.

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8 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

RM25mil to ease flash flood woes in Miri

MIRI: A total of RM25mil will be spent to mitigate the serious flood woes affecting residents in two populated zones in Miri city – EcoPark and Taman Tunku.

7 Dec 2018 | 9:40 AM

Durian hunting trip turns tragic for couple after husband drowns in Baram River

MIRI: A couple's durian hunting trip along the Baram River turned tragic when a 55-year-old man drowned after their boat capsized on Friday (Dec 7) morning.

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6 Dec 2018 | 10:42 AM

Sarawak natives to document oral histories, use drones to map traditional lands

MIRI: Two crucial pioneering projects have started in Sarawak. First, an effort to publish the oral history of the 6,000 indigenous settlements statewide, and second, to use drones and GPS devices to do aerial mappings of native land.

Native chieftains in gathering of indigenous leaders in Miri organised by Society for Rights of Indigenous Peoples of Sarawak (Scrips). Scrips secretary general Michael Jok is in batik shirt. -Photo by Stephen Then
6 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Political war drums beating yet again

Parties going all out to form the next state government in Sarawak.

6 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Citizens play a noble role

MIRI: City folk here are taking to the streets to carry out “plogging” - an activity involving jogging to keep fit and at the same time voluntarily collecting rubbish strewn on the streets.