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Northern Daily Leader
Defence calls in AFP to investigate another leak about submarine bidby cabinet's National Security Committee to have the weakest bid. Fairfax Medi
Defence calls in AFP to investigate another leak about submarine bid
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 hours ago
by cabinet's National Security Committee to have the weakest bid. Fairfax Media has been told that the Secretary of the Defence Department, Dennis Richardson, was outraged by the latest leak and personally requested the investigation, but... Read more
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The Borneo Post
130 villagers attend emergency response programmeimmediate first critical help to victims of any emergencies. Speakers at the p
130 villagers attend emergency response programme
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
immediate first critical help to victims of any emergencies. Speakers at the programme were from Petronas and the Civil Defence Department (JPAM) and among topics covered were giving first aid and on safe practice of the usage of liquefied... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Diggers caught raiding the tillresulting from fraudulent transactions conducted on Defence credit cards have a
Diggers caught raiding the till
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
resulting from fraudulent transactions conducted on Defence credit cards have amounted to $18,292. A spokesman for the Defence Department told The Sunday Mail that one member had been dismissed for using a credit card for cash withdrawals,... Read more
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Central Chronicle
China denies Hong Kong visit request by US carrier group -Pentagonhas denied a request for a US carrier strike group led by the USS John C Stenni
China denies Hong Kong visit request by US carrier group -Pentagon
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
has denied a request for a US carrier strike group led by the USS John C Stennis to visit to Hong Kong, the US Defence Department said today, amid heightened tensions over China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea. A Pentagon... Read more
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The Age
China denies US aircraft carrier entry to Hong Kong amid tensions over territorial claimsChina has denied a request for a US carrier strike group led by the USS John C.
China denies US aircraft carrier entry to Hong Kong amid tensions over territorial claims
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
China has denied a request for a US carrier strike group led by the USS John C. Stennis to visit to Hong Kong, the US Defence Department said on Friday, amid heightened tensions over China's territorial claims in the South China Sea. A... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China denies US aircraft carrier entry to Hong Kong amid tensions over territorial claimsChina has denied a request for a US carrier strike group led by the USS John C.
China denies US aircraft carrier entry to Hong Kong amid tensions over territorial claims
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
China has denied a request for a US carrier strike group led by the USS John C. Stennis to visit to Hong Kong, the US Defence Department said on Friday, amid heightened tensions over China's territorial claims in the South China Sea. A... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China denies US aircraft carrier entry to Hong Kong amid territorial claim tensionsChina has denied a request for a US carrier strike group led by the USS John C.
China denies US aircraft carrier entry to Hong Kong amid territorial claim tensions
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
China has denied a request for a US carrier strike group led by the USS John C. Stennis to visit to Hong Kong, the US Defence Department said on Friday, amid heightened tensions over China's territorial claims in the South China Sea. An jet... Read more
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asianage
China aims for manned moon landing by 2036for the country to establish itself as a space power. China insists its progra
China aims for manned moon landing by 2036
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
for the country to establish itself as a space power. China insists its progra-mme is for peaceful purposes, but the US defence department has highlighted China’s increasing space capabilities, saying it is pursuing activities aimed to prevent... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Williamtown class action against Defence gathers momentumForce base contamination have turned out in their hundreds to learn how to join
Williamtown class action against Defence gathers momentum
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Force base contamination have turned out in their hundreds to learn how to join a class action being brought against the Defence Department. It has been seven months since news broke that chemicals from old firefighting foam, no longer used at... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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The Courier
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
17 related stories
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Northern Daily Leader
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
17 related stories
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The Young Witness
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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Western Advocate
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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The North West Star
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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The Border Mail
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
DA to investigate Armscor's VIP jet tenderNovember last year, controversy arose over reports that a tender was out for a
DA to investigate Armscor's VIP jet tender
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
November last year, controversy arose over reports that a tender was out for a R4bn jet which would be used by President Jacob Zuma. At the time, the Presidency said it would ask the defence department about the alleged planne... Read more
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thebee
Pentagon Disciplines 16 For Deadly Afghan Raidnot a hospital. The personnel responsible for the 3 October 2015 attack would
Pentagon Disciplines 16 For Deadly Afghan Raid
thebee / Posted 3 days ago
not a hospital. The personnel responsible for the 3 October 2015 attack would receive administrative punishments, said the Defence Department. But there will be no criminal charges and no one is facing a court martial. A two-star general, other... Read more
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SKY News
Pentagon Disciplines 16 For Deadly Afghan Raidon the Doctors Without Borders facility, which left 42 people dead, was not a w
Pentagon Disciplines 16 For Deadly Afghan Raid
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
on the Doctors Without Borders facility, which left 42 people dead, was not a war crime because it was unintentional. The Defence Department said the personnel responsible for the 3 October 2015 attack would receive administrative punishments but... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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Manning River Times
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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The North West Star
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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The Courier
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
17 related stories
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The Young Witness
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine dealformidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an i
Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
formidable element in our national military arsenal for decades to come in an increasingly uncertain region. Indeed the Defence Department, in its recommendations to the government, urged either a full Australian build or a "hybrid" option in... Read more
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CTV News
Australia blocks cattle ranch sale to Chinese company over national interest concernscovers 23,677 square kilometres of arid central Australia. Half of that ranch l
Australia blocks cattle ranch sale to Chinese company over national interest concerns
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
covers 23,677 square kilometres of arid central Australia. Half of that ranch lies inside the 122,188 square kilometre Defence Department-controlled Woomera rocket firing range. There are security concerns around foreigners owning grazing or... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Australia blocks farm sale to Chinese over national interestsquare miles) of arid central Australia. Half of that ranch lies inside the 122
Australia blocks farm sale to Chinese over national interest
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
square miles) of arid central Australia. Half of that ranch lies inside the 122,188 square kilometre (47,177 square mile) Defence Department-controlled Woomera rocket firing range. There are security concerns around foreigners owning grazing or... Read more
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The Age
Sailor's suit blames Defence Department for pregnancy Navy medics didn't spotif Navy medical staff had not failed to detect her pregnancy, she would not hav
Sailor's suit blames Defence Department for pregnancy Navy medics didn't spot
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
if Navy medical staff had not failed to detect her pregnancy, she would not have kept her unborn son. A sailor suing the Defence Department for damages over her unwanted pregnancy has dropped her claim for a payout for pain and suffering... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Minister quiet on submarine recommendationAustralian build as part of the nation's defence white paper, but has not said
Minister quiet on submarine recommendation
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
Australian build as part of the nation's defence white paper, but has not said whether a local build was recommended by the defence department. 'I'm not going to talk about the finer nature of the recommendations to the National Security Committee... Read more
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Sky News Australia
UN Security Council to meet over North Koreabecause they were in a hurry.' A similar missile launched on the April 15 birt
UN Security Council to meet over North Korea
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
because they were in a hurry.' A similar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late grandfather, the country's founder Kim Il Sung, exploded in what the US Defence Department called a 'fiery, catastrophic' failure. Re... Read more
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express
Oops! North Korea fails spectacularly after missile crashes SECONDS after launchof Thursday's missile crash A similar missile launched on April 15 exploded in
Oops! North Korea fails spectacularly after missile crashes SECONDS after launch
express / Posted 4 days ago
of Thursday's missile crash A similar missile launched on April 15 exploded in a "fiery, catastrophic" failure, the US Defence Department said. South Korean and US officials are now trying to determine the cause of Thursday's missile... Read more
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Herald Sun
Two North Korea missile test failuressimilar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late gra
Two North Korea missile test failures
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
similar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late grandfather, the country's founder Kim Il Sung, exploded in what the US Defence Department called a "fiery, catastrophic" failure. Most popular World Breaking News s... Read more
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News.com.au
Two North Korea missile test failureson the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late grandfather, the country's f
Two North Korea missile test failures
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late grandfather, the country's founder Kim Il Sung, exploded in what the US Defence Department called a "fiery, catastrophic" failure. Originally published as Two North Korea missile tes... Read more
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Perth Now
Two North Korea missile test failuressimilar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late gra
Two North Korea missile test failures
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
similar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late grandfather, the country's founder Kim Il Sung, exploded in what the US Defence Department called a "fiery, catastrophic" failure. Most popular World Breaking News s... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Two North Korea missile test failuressimilar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late gra
Two North Korea missile test failures
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
similar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late grandfather, the country's founder Kim Il Sung, exploded in what the US Defence Department called a "fiery, catastrophic" failure. Most popular World Breaking News s... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Two North Korea missile test failuressimilar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late gra
Two North Korea missile test failures
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
similar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late grandfather, the country's founder Kim Il Sung, exploded in what the US Defence Department called a "fiery, catastrophic" failure. Most popular World Breaking News s... Read more
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CBC.ca
Donald Trump taps into anger about U.S. misadventures in the world: Keith Boagwhether Trump could cut taxes, balance the budget and protect the social safety
Donald Trump taps into anger about U.S. misadventures in the world: Keith Boag
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
whether Trump could cut taxes, balance the budget and protect the social safety net even if he shut down the entire Defence Department. So there's that big hole in the overall plan. But what Trump knows is that the most important gift he... Read more
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Weekly Times
Two North Korea missile test failuressimilar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late gra
Two North Korea missile test failures
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
similar missile launched on the April 15 birthday anniversary of Kim's late grandfather, the country's founder Kim Il Sung, exploded in what the US Defence Department called a "fiery, catastrophic" failure. Most popular World Breaking News s... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Questions raised over new fleetThe Defence Minister has refused to say if the Defence Department recommended a
Questions raised over new fleet
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
The Defence Minister has refused to say if the Defence Department recommended an all Australian build for the next fleet of submarines. It's understood French builder DCNS wanted to complete some of the construction in France to speed up the process... Read more
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iafrica.com
Presidential VIP jet gets green lightThe decision to procure a new VIP presidential jet has moved a step closer afte
Presidential VIP jet gets green light
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The decision to procure a new VIP presidential jet has moved a step closer after the Defence Department put out an urgent tender to lease a jet, eNCA reported. Armscor, the department’s acquisition division, says that there is an urgent needs for a... Read more
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dna
North Korea's test of intermediate range missile fails again: South Korealaunched on the April 15 birthday of his grandfather and the country's founder,
North Korea's test of intermediate range missile fails again: South Korea
dna / Posted 4 days ago
launched on the April 15 birthday of his grandfather and the country's founder, Kim Il Sung, exploded in what the US Defence Department called a"fiery, catastrophic" failure. South Korea also says the North is ready to conduct a nuclear test... Read more
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Herald Sun
Turnbull praises Pyne in SA 'robocalls'are reports the calls were also made in the nearby Liberal seats of Hindmarsh a
Turnbull praises Pyne in SA 'robocalls'
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
are reports the calls were also made in the nearby Liberal seats of Hindmarsh and Mayo. Mr Pyne said he was pleased the Defence Department had recommended awarding France the submarines contract. "I think it's very important that people in... Read more
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Weekly Times
Turnbull praises Pyne in SA 'robocalls'are reports the calls were also made in the nearby Liberal seats of Hindmarsh a
Turnbull praises Pyne in SA 'robocalls'
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
are reports the calls were also made in the nearby Liberal seats of Hindmarsh and Mayo. Mr Pyne said he was pleased the Defence Department had recommended awarding France the submarines contract. "I think it's very important that people in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Turnbull praises Pyne in SA 'robocalls'are reports the calls were also made in the nearby Liberal seats of Hindmarsh a
Turnbull praises Pyne in SA 'robocalls'
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
are reports the calls were also made in the nearby Liberal seats of Hindmarsh and Mayo. Mr Pyne said he was pleased the Defence Department had recommended awarding France the submarines contract. "I think it's very important that people in... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Victoria Barracks storm damage repairs on trackwasn't taking the necessary and important steps to protect the buildings," he s
Victoria Barracks storm damage repairs on track
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
wasn't taking the necessary and important steps to protect the buildings," he said. In his letter, Mr McCormack the Defence Department was "committed to managing Victoria Barracks' assets of historical significance". "The Department of... Read more
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News.com.au
Defence company goes for top bureaucratof Australia's largest defence company. Ian Watt headed up the prime minister'
Defence company goes for top bureaucrat
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
of Australia's largest defence company. Ian Watt headed up the prime minister's department and was also secretary of the Defence department. He will now guide BAE Systems which can expect substantial work from projects to build new warships and... Read more
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Perth Now
Defence company goes for top bureaucratof Australia's largest defence company. Ian Watt headed up the prime minister'
Defence company goes for top bureaucrat
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
of Australia's largest defence company. Ian Watt headed up the prime minister's department and was also secretary of the Defence department. He will now guide BAE Systems which can expect substantial work from projects to build new warships and... Read more
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The Star
Python found in school drainthere were not many pupils at that time,” he said, adding that the school immed
Python found in school drain
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
there were not many pupils at that time,” he said, adding that the school immediately contacted the Civil Defence Department (JPAM) to catch the snake. Kelantan Education Department principal assistant director (student affairs),... Read more
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