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Channel NewsAsia
2 injured in collision near Holland Villagewhich took place at around 2am near the Esso petrol station along Holland Road,
2 injured in collision near Holland Village
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
which took place at around 2am near the Esso petrol station along Holland Road, involved a taxi and a car. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the accident at about 2.15am, and dispatched three ambulances, a fire... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
HomeTeamNS offers free gym access to members affected by California Fitness closureHomeTeamNS Bukit Batok clubhouses. HomeTeamNS is a non-profit association for
HomeTeamNS offers free gym access to members affected by California Fitness closure
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
HomeTeamNS Bukit Batok clubhouses. HomeTeamNS is a non-profit association for the Singapore Police Force and the Singapore Civil Defence Force. The initiative is meant to ensure its members "will not have disrupted training, and encourage them to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
No injuries reported after linkway incident at Bukit Batokpoliceman at the scene what had happened. Mr Lim said he was told that a lorry
No injuries reported after linkway incident at Bukit Batok
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
policeman at the scene what had happened. Mr Lim said he was told that a lorry was involved. According to the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), it was alerted to the incident at 2.57pm. There were no injuries and SCDF assistance was not... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Residents evacuated after fire breaks out at Sengkang flatconscious but with breathing difficulties due to the fire, which took place at
Residents evacuated after fire breaks out at Sengkang flat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
conscious but with breathing difficulties due to the fire, which took place at 257B Compassvale Road, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said. SCDF said it received a call at about 4.15am and dispatched two fire engines, a Red Rhino,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire breaks out at Jem shopping mall; no injuries reportedat Jem mall on Tuesday night (Jul 19), resulting in shoppers and cinema-goers b
Fire breaks out at Jem shopping mall; no injuries reported
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
at Jem mall on Tuesday night (Jul 19), resulting in shoppers and cinema-goers being evacuated from the mall. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said in a Facebook post that the fire started at about 8.30pm at the fast food restaurant on the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dashcam video shows the moment boy was hit by car in Singaporeto find the nearest safe crossing. The boy did not appear to be seriously hurt
Dashcam video shows the moment boy was hit by car in Singapore
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
to find the nearest safe crossing. The boy did not appear to be seriously hurt and actually ran off before the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) ambulance arrived, local media reported. The SCDF confirmed it received a call for assistance but... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Female cyclist injured in accident at Bedok SouthSINGAPORE: A female cyclist was injured on Sunday (Jul 17) after an accident wi
Female cyclist injured in accident at Bedok South
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
SINGAPORE: A female cyclist was injured on Sunday (Jul 17) after an accident with a motor vehicle. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted at 3.50pm to the accident, which occurred at 71 Bedok South Road. A woman in her 50s was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Young schoolboy is flung across a roadto find the nearest safe crossing. The boy did not appear to be seriously hurt
Young schoolboy is flung across a road
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
to find the nearest safe crossing. The boy did not appear to be seriously hurt and actually ran off before the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) ambulance arrived, local media reported. The SCDF confirmed it received a call for assistance but... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Schoolboy horrifically slams into car windscreen at high speed - and miraculously gets up and runs awayof the car Local media noted that the boy did not appear to be seriously hurt
Schoolboy horrifically slams into car windscreen at high speed - and miraculously gets up and runs away
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
of the car Local media noted that the boy did not appear to be seriously hurt - and actually ran off before the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) ambulance arrived. Read More The SCDF confirmed it received a call for assistance but that the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Search for missing boatman goes on even as business resumesidentified by the company as Mr Ong Hock Long. Bumboat operations were tempora
Search for missing boatman goes on even as business resumes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
identified by the company as Mr Ong Hock Long. Bumboat operations were temporarily halted on Tuesday night for Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) DART rescuers to locate him, it said, but added that business has resumed on Wednesday morning... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Marina Bay boat fire: SCDF calls off underwater search for missing boatmanSINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) has called off the underwat
Marina Bay boat fire: SCDF calls off underwater search for missing boatman
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) has called off the underwater search for the missing boatman of the river taxi that caught fire on Tuesday evening (Jul 12). SCDF halted the search at around midnight, but resumed a "surface... Read more
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The Telegraph
Funds cry stifles band of volunteersRanchi district collectorate that houses the disaster management department A
Funds cry stifles band of volunteers
The Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Ranchi district collectorate that houses the disaster management department A much-touted plan to raise a civil defence force comprising volunteers as a back-up during exigencies is yet to get rolling for lack of funds, the delay characteristic of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Documents detailing Singapore's climate action plan launched by President Tony Tanby 1.4 to 4.6 degrees Celsius towards the end of the century. This will be read
Documents detailing Singapore's climate action plan launched by President Tony Tan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
by 1.4 to 4.6 degrees Celsius towards the end of the century. This will be ready by the end of the year. The Singapore Civil Defence Force, NParks and the Meteorological Services Singapore are also in the process of developing a fire risk... Read more
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The Borneo Post
APM ready to provide 10,000 personnel to help national border patrolsKANGAR: The Civil Defence Force (APM) is ready to provide 10,000 personnel to a
APM ready to provide 10,000 personnel to help national border patrols
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
KANGAR: The Civil Defence Force (APM) is ready to provide 10,000 personnel to assist the park rangers to monitor security, especially in areas along the national borders. Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Dr Shahidan Kassim said... Read more
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The Star
Infinity pool's glass panels crash from Whampoa condominiumcame rushing out and yelling and telling me not to stand there as another glass
Infinity pool's glass panels crash from Whampoa condominium
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
came rushing out and yelling and telling me not to stand there as another glass panel shattered,” she said. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it was alerted to the incident at 2.32pm. No injuries were reported. A Building Construction... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pasir Ris flat partially gutted by e-bike battery fireNini also said he bought the e-bike secondhand about four to five months ago, a
Pasir Ris flat partially gutted by e-bike battery fire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
Nini also said he bought the e-bike secondhand about four to five months ago, and had not modified it. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it was alerted to the fire at 6.30pm and that four occupants of the home had safely evacuated by the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire breaks out at third-storey flat in Lor 31 Geylangon Thursday evening (Jul 7). A resident living on the floor above the unit suff
Fire breaks out at third-storey flat in Lor 31 Geylang
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
on Thursday evening (Jul 7). A resident living on the floor above the unit suffered smoke inhalation. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the incident at about 5.15pm, and dispatched a fire engine, two Red Rhinos,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Elderly man dies after bus hits him outside Toa Payoh interchangedied after he was hit by an SBS Transit bus outside Toa Payoh bus interchange o
Elderly man dies after bus hits him outside Toa Payoh interchange
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
died after he was hit by an SBS Transit bus outside Toa Payoh bus interchange on Thursday morning (Jul 7). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said they were alerted to the accident at 6.19am, and that the man was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Will Baru's Appointment Resolve the Niger Delta Crisis?the June 29 assault. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, said D
Will Baru's Appointment Resolve the Niger Delta Crisis?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
the June 29 assault. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, said Desmond Agu, the local commandant of the Civil Defence Force. Shale drillers in the US have brought back the most oil rigs of any week this year amid expectations of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Jungle tracking trip turns tragic for family from Singaporethe mountain, Chua scaled down the mountain to seek help from the villagers and
Jungle tracking trip turns tragic for family from Singapore
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
the mountain, Chua scaled down the mountain to seek help from the villagers and by 2.15pm, the fire and rescue department, Civil Defence Force and Paramedics from the Kulai Hospital arrived at the scene,” he said. Cho’s body was later sent to the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire breaks out at Hougang Ave 7, no injuries reportedSINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) extinguished a fire that br
Fire breaks out at Hougang Ave 7, no injuries reported
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) extinguished a fire that broke out at Block 339, Hougang Avenue 7 on Thursday (Jun 30). SCDF said it was alerted to the incident at 4.36pm, and that the fire involved the unit's kitchen. Officers... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pre-enlistees entering NS from end-2017 may indicate vocation choicebe factored in after they have been assigned to the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF
Pre-enlistees entering NS from end-2017 may indicate vocation choice
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
be factored in after they have been assigned to the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF), Singapore Police Force (SPF) or Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen has revealed. The move aims to encourage full-time national... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Man in dangerous climb at Ang Mo Kio blockThen I came up to my home and initially decided not to call the police but my w
Man in dangerous climb at Ang Mo Kio block
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
Then I came up to my home and initially decided not to call the police but my wife insisted that I did." The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) was also activated. Officers set up a life pack at the foot of the block. SCDF officers also went... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire breaks out at coffeeshop off Geylang Lorong 8Road, off Geylang Lorong 8 on Monday evening (Jun 27). No one was injured in th
Fire breaks out at coffeeshop off Geylang Lorong 8
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
Road, off Geylang Lorong 8 on Monday evening (Jun 27). No one was injured in the incident, according to the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF). A Channel NewsAsia reporter on the scene said two Red Rhinos and a fire engine were there at the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Traffic police vehicle involved in collision near Haig Road; 1 injuredOne person was injured in a collision involving a traffic police patrol vehicle
Traffic police vehicle involved in collision near Haig Road; 1 injured
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
One person was injured in a collision involving a traffic police patrol vehicle on Sunday (Jun 26). The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it was alerted to an incident requiring ambulance assistance at the junction of Geylang Road and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
No reported injuries after fire breaks out at Katong Squarebox located at 86 East Coast Road on Saturday night (Jun 25). There were no rep
No reported injuries after fire breaks out at Katong Square
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
box located at 86 East Coast Road on Saturday night (Jun 25). There were no reported injuries, according to the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF). A check by Channel NewsAsia showed that 86 East Coast Road is part of Katong Square, an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
2 sent to hospital following beach tram incident at Sentosaincident occurred at about 2pm. "Our staff immediately attended to the affecte
2 sent to hospital following beach tram incident at Sentosa
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
incident occurred at about 2pm. "Our staff immediately attended to the affected guests and also called on the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) to render additional assistance," said a spokesperson for Sentosa Development Corporation. "Two... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Heng Swee Keat discharged from hospital: Prime Minister's OfficeThey are rays of light when patients and their families are at their lowest. I
Heng Swee Keat discharged from hospital: Prime Minister's Office
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
They are rays of light when patients and their families are at their lowest. I am so thankful too to the SCDF (Singapore Civil Defence Force) crew who saved me. Anyone who is helped by our hospitals and the SCDF is in good hands." Mr Heng, who... Read more
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