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Daily News
Govt. needs 146,000 blocks of land for resettlingsearch operations in the coming days,” Yapa said. He said the boat operations
Govt. needs 146,000 blocks of land for resettling
Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
search operations in the coming days,” Yapa said. He said the boat operations in Colombo was also stopped by yesterday. Civil Defence Force Major Vajira Kumaratunga said a team of 800 had been deployed for cleaning activities in disaster hit... Read more
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Daily News
Ten bodies recovered from Aranayakasaid those affected people should not panic over looting and other related inci
Ten bodies recovered from Aranayaka
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
said those affected people should not panic over looting and other related incidents, since the officers of the Tri Forces, Civil Defence Force and the Police are operating in the area and would ensure protection of the area. “An operation room has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire breaks out at Rivervale Plaza, no one injuredthe rooftop of Rivervale Plaza on Saturday morning (May 21), but no one was inj
Fire breaks out at Rivervale Plaza, no one injured
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
the rooftop of Rivervale Plaza on Saturday morning (May 21), but no one was injured from the incident, said the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF). The SCDF was notified of the incident at 7.13am and despatched two fire engines, two Red Rhinos,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Parkway Parade shopping mall reopens after 4-day hiatuson Friday (May 20) that it has reopened. The fire, which broke out late Sunday
Parkway Parade shopping mall reopens after 4-day hiatus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
on Friday (May 20) that it has reopened. The fire, which broke out late Sunday night, was extinguished by Singapore Civil Defence Force officers with a water jet. The first and second floors of the mall was said to be covered in water after... Read more
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Daily News
A shameful act after jailing war hero CommanderMahinda Rajapaksa’s time that Army cadres were assigned to work in the houses o
A shameful act after jailing war hero Commander
Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Mahinda Rajapaksa’s time that Army cadres were assigned to work in the houses of VIPs of the government while thousands of Civil Defence Force personnel were brought to Rajapaksa’s rallies. They also used these personnel to line the racing tracks... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Parkway Parade mall to remain closed through May 19 after fireit added. The fire broke out late Sunday night in the store room of a unit on
Parkway Parade mall to remain closed through May 19 after fire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
it added. The fire broke out late Sunday night in the store room of a unit on the second floor of the mall, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said. No injuries were reported, they added. The mall was closed on Monday for staff to clean up... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
4 affected by smoke inhalation after Hougang coffeeshop fireinhalation after a fire broke out at a coffeeshop at Block 246 Hougang Street 2
4 affected by smoke inhalation after Hougang coffeeshop fire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
inhalation after a fire broke out at a coffeeshop at Block 246 Hougang Street 22 early on Tuesday (May 17). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said that of the four, a man in his 50s and a woman in her 60s were taken to Tan Tock Seng... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire breaks out at Bukit Timah preschool; no injuries reporteda three-storey preschool in Bukit Timah on Tuesday morning (May 17), causing it
Fire breaks out at Bukit Timah preschool; no injuries reported
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
a three-storey preschool in Bukit Timah on Tuesday morning (May 17), causing its roof to partially collapse, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said. No injuries were reported in the fire, which engulfed the first floor of the semi-detached... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Parkway Parade retail mall closed 'until further notice' after fireit added. The fire broke out late Sunday night in the store room of a unit on
Parkway Parade retail mall closed 'until further notice' after fire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
it added. The fire broke out late Sunday night in the store room of a unit on the second floor of the mall, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said. No injuries were reported, they added. The mall was closed on Monday for staff to clean up... Read more
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Daily News
Weather havoc claims eightin Badulla, Monaragala, Kandy, Ratnapura, Kurunegala, Nuwara Eliya, Kegalle, Ma
Weather havoc claims eight
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
in Badulla, Monaragala, Kandy, Ratnapura, Kurunegala, Nuwara Eliya, Kegalle, Matale and Kalutara districts. Meanwhile, the Civil Defence Force (CDF) at Adams Peak reported that two rocks had fallen on to the road between Seethagangula and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire breaks out at Bedok North Road unit; no one injuredat Block 117 Bedok North Road on Monday evening (May 16). No one was injured in
Fire breaks out at Bedok North Road unit; no one injured
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
at Block 117 Bedok North Road on Monday evening (May 16). No one was injured in the incident, according to the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF). SCDF said the fire involved the contents of a kitchen and was extinguished using a water jet.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Parkway Parade closed for cleanup after fire on Sunday nightbefore. The fire broke out late Sunday night in the storeroom of a unit on the
Parkway Parade closed for cleanup after fire on Sunday night
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
before. The fire broke out late Sunday night in the storeroom of a unit on the second floor of the mall, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said. No injuries were reported, they added. The mall will remain closed for the rest of Monday... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Police introduce new NS vocation in support of SGSecure"There are more responsibilities for a reservist officer; it motivates us more.
Police introduce new NS vocation in support of SGSecure
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
"There are more responsibilities for a reservist officer; it motivates us more." Besides the police, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) is also making changes to its units as part of the SGSecure movement. The SCDF's ORNS Shelter... Read more
10d
Sunday Observer
National Vesak Festival 2016donating 150 brass lamps for viharas, Bodhi poojas, exposition of relics, Vesak
National Vesak Festival 2016
Sunday Observer / Posted 10 days ago
donating 150 brass lamps for viharas, Bodhi poojas, exposition of relics, Vesak Bhakthi Gee and a cultural program by the Army and Civil Defence Force and a housing development project for novices are some of the highlights of the Vesak... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Sri Lanka News | ObserveOnline.lkdonating 150 brass lamps for viharas, Bodhi poojas, exposition of relics, Vesak
Sri Lanka News | ObserveOnline.lk
Sunday Observer / Posted 10 days ago
donating 150 brass lamps for viharas, Bodhi poojas, exposition of relics, Vesak Bhakthi Gee and a cultural program by the Army and Civil Defence Force and a housing development project for novices are some of the highlights of the Vesak... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PM Lee thanks SCDF for 'excellent job' in tending to Heng Swee KeatSINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has written to the Singapore Civil De
PM Lee thanks SCDF for 'excellent job' in tending to Heng Swee Keat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has written to the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) Commissioner Eric Yap to thank his team for their speedy response to the situation after Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat collapsed during a Cabinet... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PM Lee thanks SCDF team for 'excellent job' in responding to Heng Swee Keat emergencySINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has written to the Singapore Civil De
PM Lee thanks SCDF team for 'excellent job' in responding to Heng Swee Keat emergency
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has written to the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) Commissioner Eric Yap to thank his team for their speedy response to the situation after Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat collapsed during a Cabinet... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tipper truck driver arrested after multi-vehicle accident on the PIENewsAsia police were questioning the driver and that officers took dashboard ca
Tipper truck driver arrested after multi-vehicle accident on the PIE
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
NewsAsia police were questioning the driver and that officers took dashboard camera footage from the truck. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the incident at 2.55pm and despatched a fire engine, a red rhino, two fire... Read more
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Daily News
War heroes’ salary anomalies will be rectified: Ruwanto set up a separate department to attend to the needs of retired war heroes is
War heroes’ salary anomalies will be rectified: Ruwan
Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
to set up a separate department to attend to the needs of retired war heroes is appreciated by all. He added that the needs of retired members of the tri-forces, Police and the Civil Defence Force will also be attended by this Separate Depa... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SCDF to better equip public with life-saving, emergency skills: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) will revamp its programmes
SCDF to better equip public with life-saving, emergency skills: Shanmugam
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) will revamp its programmes to better equip members of the community with life-saving and emergency skills, said Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam at the annual SCDF Workplan Seminar on Friday (May... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Being prepared for regional ferry incidents a priority this year: MPAstriking an object out at sea while enroute to Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal, and
Being prepared for regional ferry incidents a priority this year: MPA
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
striking an object out at sea while enroute to Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal, and involved the Police Coast Guard, Singapore Civil Defence Force and six other agencies and companies. Also observing the exercise was Senior Minister of State in the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
US officials: Deal reached to extend Syria truce to AleppoIn this still image made from video taken Jan. 31, 2016 provided by the Civil D
US officials: Deal reached to extend Syria truce to Aleppo
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 20 days ago
In this still image made from video taken Jan. 31, 2016 provided by the Civil Defence Force in Aleppo, Syrian volunteers dig an unexploded ordnance out of the ground in Hayan, Aleppo. Volunteer sappers in opposition-held areas of Syria are... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
US officials: Deal reached to extend Syria truce to AleppoIn this still image made from video taken Jan. 31, 2016 provided by the Civil D
US officials: Deal reached to extend Syria truce to Aleppo
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
In this still image made from video taken Jan. 31, 2016 provided by the Civil Defence Force in Aleppo, Syrian volunteers dig an unexploded ordnance out of the ground in Hayan, Aleppo. Volunteer sappers in opposition-held areas of Syria are... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire breaks out at Marsiling HDB flat, no one injuredat Marsiling Lane 3 on Tuesday morning (May 3), causing the evacuation of about
Fire breaks out at Marsiling HDB flat, no one injured
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
at Marsiling Lane 3 on Tuesday morning (May 3), causing the evacuation of about 20 residents from the block, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said. SCDF said it was alerted to the fire on the 11th floor of Block 215, Marsiling Lane 3 at... Read more
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BBC News
Temporary partial truce comes into effectout the attacks on rebel-held parts of the city after hostilities eased for a s
Temporary partial truce comes into effect
BBC News / Posted 25 days ago
out the attacks on rebel-held parts of the city after hostilities eased for a short time overnight on Thursday. The Syrian Civil Defence force, whose volunteer emergency response workers are known as the "white helmets", said that among the sites... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
9 sent to hospital after early-morning fire at Hillview Greenmorning (Apr 30), resulting in nine people sent to hospital for burns and smoke
9 sent to hospital after early-morning fire at Hillview Green
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
morning (Apr 30), resulting in nine people sent to hospital for burns and smoke inhalation. According to the Singapore Civil Defence Force, it was alerted to the fire around 5.35am at 69 Hume Avenue and it despatched two fire engines, a Red... Read more
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The Star
Man arrested after 2-hour standoff with police at Changi Airport Terminal 3work trip, but was in fact being sent back to Vietnam. He finally climbed down
Man arrested after 2-hour standoff with police at Changi Airport Terminal 3
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
work trip, but was in fact being sent back to Vietnam. He finally climbed down by himself, ending the standoff. Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it received a call at 10am in the morning about the incident at the airport. It sent a fire... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Motorcyclist hurt after accident with wild boar on SLEa wild boar on the Seletar Expressway (SLE) caused a massive traffic jam Thursd
Motorcyclist hurt after accident with wild boar on SLE
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
a wild boar on the Seletar Expressway (SLE) caused a massive traffic jam Thursday evening (Apr 21). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the incident at 8.30pm. Its ambulance conveyed one person to Khoo Teck Puat... Read more

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