Simunjan, Malaysia Newswire

Simunjan, Malaysia Newswire

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  1. Soldiering on even during RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Star Online

    GERIK: About 25 men in digital camouflage uniform on a river bank suddenly jumped to their feet and cheered, on seeing two boats with rations and parcels approaching. They were part of a battalion of the 6th Royal Ranger Regiment , currently on military operations in one of the world's oldest tropical rainforests, the Belum-Temenggor Forest Reserve.

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  2. One body found; search continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Daily Express

    Kuching: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor paid their last respects to Plantation Industries and Commodities Deputy Minister Datuk Noriah Kasnon at the Sarawak General Hospital, here, Friday. Noriah was killed in a helicopter crash in Sebuyau on Thursday.

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  3. Searchers losing hope of finding any survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The Star Online

    Grim recovery: Search and rescue personnel with some of the helicopter's debris at their operation centre at Batang Sadong. -ZULAZHAR SHEBLEE / THE STAR KUCHING: Almost 36 hours after the helicopter carrying several VIPs went down in rural Batang Lupar, tired searchers are losing hope of finding any survivors.

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  4. Search And Rescue Team Find Body Of Woman At Location Of DebrisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Fire and Rescue Department's personnel carry the body of a woman who was found on the banks of Sungai Batang Lupar at 12 noon Friday KUCHING, May 6 -- The body of a woman was found by the search and rescue mission that has zeroed-in on the missing helicopter that is believed to have crashed near Sungai Batang Lupar, Sebuyau, about 220km from here. The body was found at noon near the location of the debris believed from the ill-fated helicopter that was located this morning, said Sarawak Fire and Rescue Department Director Nor Hisham Mohammad.

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  5. Helicopter: Last Contact Made Three Minutes Into Flight - Dca DGRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUCHING, May 6 -- The last contact made by the pilot of the helicopter carrying a deputy minister and four others was made at 4.15pm, three minutes after the aircraft was airborne yesterday. Department of Civil Aviation director-general Datuk Seri Azharuddin Abdul Rahman said the pilot informed that they were estimated to be at Simunjan area in about 20 minutes after the 4.12pm departure.

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  6. Search And Rescue Mission To Focus Areas In Sri Aman, Simunjan And BetongRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The focus of the search and rescue mission for the missing helicopter will be spread throughout three districts, Sri Aman, Simunjan and Betong said Sarawak Police Commissioner Datuk Seri Muhammad Sabtu Osman. Muhammad Sabtu said police had received a report from the Department of Civil Aviation at 8.20pm and a team was deployed to the area to carry out the search and rescue operation.

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  7. 3 constituencies have only one early voter eachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Daily Express

    One voter will have a polling centre just to himself at the Kota Samarahan district police headquarters to vote for Sadong Jaya constituency, another at Simunjan in Gedong, and the third at Tabuan Jaya in Demak Laut. Each of the stream will be served by an election officer, without the three voting clerks normally assigned to a stream.

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  8. Sarawak Election: Five-Cornered Fights In Five SeatsRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The 11th Sarawak state election sees five seats with five-way contests including the new seats of Bukit Kitang and Bukit Semuja. According to Election Commission chairman Datuk Seri Mohd Hashim Abdullah, the others are Dudong, Bawang Assan and Jepak.

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  9. Adenan Announces Nine More BN Candidates For Sarawak ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Sarawak Chief Minister and state Barisan Nasional chairman Tan Sri Adenan Satem today announced the names of 11 more BN candidates for the 11th state election, bringing to 69 the number of the coalition's candidates announced so far. Eight of them from Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu , they being Datuk Idris Buang , Awla Dris , Shafiee Ahmad , Datuk Dr Juanda Jaya , Mohd Chee Kadir , Jefferson Jamit Unyat , Datuk Abdul Wahab Aziz and Datuk Ambrose Blikau .

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  10. Najib: Pan Borneo Expressway Proves Government's Seriousness To Develop Sarawak, SabahRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The Pan Borneo Expressway, costing more than RM16 billion, is a testament of the government's seriousness in fulfilling its promises to develop Sabah and Sarawak, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. He said what was needed was continuity in the state administration so that efforts by the government to develop the local community could continue.

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  11. MCMC Using Volunteer Power To Enhance Rural ICT LiteracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Erda Khursyiah Basir KUCHING -- The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission's initiative to enhance digital literacy among rural communities has attracted more than 50 volunteers since its launch in Lundu, near here, last month. The MCMC is looking for more volunteers as it prepares for the implementation of the first phase of its Malaysia ICT Volunteer initiative, which is essentially aimed at increasing the people's competency in information and communications technology .

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  12. 1,523 Still At Seven Serian Flood Relief CentresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Seven flood relief centres are still operating in the district of Serian with a slight decrease in the number of victims. Sarawak Civil Defence Department public relations officer Siti Huzaimah Ibrahim said as of 8 am, 1,523 victims from 477 families are still staying at the seven centres compared to 1,538 comprising 483 families last night.

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  13. Seven Evacuation Centres Still Open, Number Of Flood Victims DeclineRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Seven flood evacuation centres, all in Serian district, are still in operation while all centres in other districts have been closed. Sarawak Civil Defence Department public relation officer Siti Huzaimah Ibrahim said as of 8 pm today 1,538 flood victims from 483 families were still in the seven centres.

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  14. Six Sarawak Schools To Be Restored Using IBS - PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the restoration of schools using the Industrialised Building System would be extended nationwide, starting with six schools in Sarawak. The six schools are SK Pulau Seduku, SMK Sebuyau, SK Nanga Pua in Selangau; SK Kampung Tanam, SK Kalok Pusa in Betong and SK Abang Man Simunjan, at a cost of about RM2 million for each school.

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  15. Kota Samarahan: From A Small Town To Sarawak's Fastest Developing TownRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Robert Kenneth KOTA SAMARAHAN -- Kota Samarahan, formerly known as Muara Tuang, was once a small town. It is now the fastest developing modern town in Sarawak.

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