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Channel NewsAsia
Pedestrian taken to hospital after accident while 'walking' along PIEto the incident at 9.29am and said that the pedestrian had been taken conscious
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
to the incident at 9.29am and said that the pedestrian had been taken conscious to Tan Tock Seng Hospital. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it was alerted to the incident at 9.35am and dispatched an ambulance. In a Facebook post, the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Penang floods caused by ‘a month’s rain falling in one day’victims from 49 families, were closed at 8am yesterday with all the victims all
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
victims from 49 families, were closed at 8am yesterday with all the victims allowed to return home. In Kangar, Perlis, the Civil Defence Force has asked residents to adhere to evacuation orders to prevent any untoward incidents from occurring... Read more
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The Star
Langkawi tour operators advised to halt water activitieswinds. In Sungai Petani, 581 victims from 144 families in the Kuala Muda distr
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
winds. In Sungai Petani, 581 victims from 144 families in the Kuala Muda district were affected by flash floods. Malaysia Civil Defence Force Offi­cer for Kuala Muda District, Civil Defence Kapt Azahar Ahmad, said heavy rain occurred from 9pm on... Read more
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The Star
Low-lying areas in Kedah hit by flash floodsafter a downpour. Among the affected areas are Langkawi, Bandar Baharu Kulim a
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
after a downpour. Among the affected areas are Langkawi, Bandar Baharu Kulim and Kuala Muda. A spokesman from the state Civil Defence Force said that the downpour started early Friday, resulting in the flash floods. "In Langkawi, it has been... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Divers recover 2 bodies out of five missing crew of dredgerof Singapore Air Force, 15 vessels from MPA, Republic of Singapore Navy, Singap
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
of Singapore Air Force, 15 vessels from MPA, Republic of Singapore Navy, Singapore Police Coast Guard and Singapore Civil Defence Force, and seven vessels from PSA Marine Pte Ltd and POSH Semco Pte Ltd. About 200 personnel are involved in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire at Changi Airport Terminal 2 basement; no injuries reportedcaught fire. The fire was put out by airport emergency services, and the basem
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
caught fire. The fire was put out by airport emergency services, and the basement has since been reopened. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the incident shortly after 4pm. It sent a fire engine and a red rhino, but... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
2 bodies found after tanker and boat collide in Singapore waters; 3 still missingfrom the RSAF, as well as 15 vessels from MPA, the Republic of Singapore Navy,
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
from the RSAF, as well as 15 vessels from MPA, the Republic of Singapore Navy, Singapore Police Coast Guard and Singapore Civil Defence Force; and seven vessels from PSA Marine and POSH SEMCO. MPA said it has notified the Indonesian Rescue... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tanker and boat collide in Singapore waters; 2 bodies found, 3 still missingfrom the RSAF, as well as 15 vessels from MPA, the Republic of Singapore Navy,
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
from the RSAF, as well as 15 vessels from MPA, the Republic of Singapore Navy, Singapore Police Coast Guard and Singapore Civil Defence Force; and seven vessels from PSA Marine and POSH SEMCO. MPA said it has notified the Indonesian Rescue... Read more
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The Borneo Post
M’sian among dredger crew missing following collisionhad been rescued by the Singapore Police Coast Guard (PCG) and transferred to t
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
had been rescued by the Singapore Police Coast Guard (PCG) and transferred to the Singapore General Hospital in Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) ambulances. Five crew were unaccounted for, it said. MPA said it was leading the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
5 missing after tanker and boat collide in Singapore waters; search and rescue ongoingoperations, while three MPA patrol craft are assisting in the search and rescue
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
operations, while three MPA patrol craft are assisting in the search and rescue. The Republic of Singapore Navy, Singapore Civil Defence Force and the coast guard have deployed a total of seven vessels for the operation. A Super Puma helicopter... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
5 missing after tanker and dredger collide in Singapore waters; search and rescue ongoinghave been rescued by the Singapore Police Coast Guard and transferred to the Si
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
have been rescued by the Singapore Police Coast Guard and transferred to the Singapore General Hospital by the Singapore Civil Defence Force ambulances for medical treatment. Five crew remain unaccounted for," MPA said. The seven people were... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
3 of 5 workers injured in Bukit Batok blast discharged from hospitalworkplace accident that should not have happened," said Mr Tan, adding that MOM
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
workplace accident that should not have happened," said Mr Tan, adding that MOM’s investigations with the Singapore Civil Defence Force and BCA are ongoing. WORKERS TOLD TO STAY HOME ZTP Ginseng Birdnest director Phang Kwee San told... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Routine’ day sees APM personnel rescue accident victim, capture snakeAPM personnel show the captured python. MIRI: Sunday proved to be just another
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
APM personnel show the captured python. MIRI: Sunday proved to be just another ‘routine’ day for Civil Defence Force (APM) personnel, who rescued a man involved in a road accident while on their way to help catch a snake. APM Miri officer Mohd... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Explosion at Bukit Batok TCM manufacturer injures 5NewsAsia understands the unit belongs to traditional Chinese medicine manufactu
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
NewsAsia understands the unit belongs to traditional Chinese medicine manufacturer, ZTP Ginseng Birdnest. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it responded to an industrial incident at 20 Bukit Batok Crescent at about 11am. When... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
5 injured after 'industrial incident' at Enterprise Centre in Bukit Batokinjured after an "industrial incident" took place at the Enterprise Centre in B
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
injured after an "industrial incident" took place at the Enterprise Centre in Bukit Batok on Monday (Sep 11), the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said. "SCDF responded to an industrial incident at 20 Bukit Batok Crescent at about 11am," it... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire tests on building cladding too lenient; certification process can be improved: Expertsmeaning that some of the buildings could be using external cladding with less s
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
meaning that some of the buildings could be using external cladding with less stringent standards. As the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) looks into a review of fire safety regulations and processes for certification, it has been... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Motorcyclist killed in hit-and-run accident on SLE; pillion injuredwere alerted to the accident along the SLE towards the Bukit Timah Expressway (
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
were alerted to the accident along the SLE towards the Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE) at around 1.30pm. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said the motorcyclist's heart had stopped beating and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) was... Read more
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The Star
Body of drowned student found82 students, but fell at the scene," Azrul Faizal said. He added that the sear
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
82 students, but fell at the scene," Azrul Faizal said. He added that the search-and-rescue team comprising 40 members of the Fire and Rescue Department, the police, the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency and the Civil Defence Force. –... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Motorcyclist killed in hit-and-run accident on SLE; pillon injuredwere alerted to the accident along the SLE towards the Bukit Timah Expressway (
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
were alerted to the accident along the SLE towards the Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE) at around 1.30pm. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said the motorcyclist's heart had stopped beating and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Car catches fire at Bedok North, no injuries reportedfire at a carpark outside Block 534 Bedok North Street 3 on Saturday (Sep 9), b
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
fire at a carpark outside Block 534 Bedok North Street 3 on Saturday (Sep 9), but no injuries were reported. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the incident at about 10.35am and dispatched a fire engine, a red rhino and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Flash floods wreak havoc at longhouseample time to move things in my room, most of my furniture was damaged. “The F
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
ample time to move things in my room, most of my furniture was damaged. “The Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) and Marudi Civil Defence Force (APM) also made the effort to visit and help clean the longhouse,” he told The Borneo Post. Seventy-nine... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Parliament to discuss move to cashless society, elect new Speakersafe got past regulations and inspections, and how the issue can be prevented w
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
safe got past regulations and inspections, and how the issue can be prevented were submitted by four MPs. The Singapore Civil Defence Force had found up to 36 buildings have been installed with combustible cladding in an investigation into a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Double-Edged Sword - Vigilantes in African Counter-Insurgenciesthe ruling party's army, the government established a national umbrella organis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
the ruling party's army, the government established a national umbrella organisation for all vigilante groups, known as the Civil Defence Forces (CDF). A central coordinating committee, including representatives from diverse tribal defence groups,... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Bodies of two missing men foundto the scene. "A search and rescue operation (SAR) was then mounted involving
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 days ago
to the scene. "A search and rescue operation (SAR) was then mounted involving the Fire and Rescue Department, police, Civil Defence Force and villagers. "The bodies were sent to Lahad Datu Hospital for post-mortem. The operation ended at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
3 injured after 5-vehicle accident along PIEmorning (Sep 8). This happened along the stretch before Paya Lebar exit toward
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
morning (Sep 8). This happened along the stretch before Paya Lebar exit towards Tuas, causing a traffic jam. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the incident at around 10.35am. Out of the five cars involved in the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
SK Sungai Naman forced to close due to flash floodPost when contacted. The school has 13 teachers and two support staff. Meanwh
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
Post when contacted. The school has 13 teachers and two support staff. Meanwhile, according to a statement from Malaysia Civil Defence Force (APM) Sibu, the access road to the school was under about two feet of water. The road was impassable to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Buildings stepping up fire safety precautions after failing cladding testsfire safety precautions are being taken by owners of various buildings that hav
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
fire safety precautions are being taken by owners of various buildings that have failed cladding tests, after the Singapore Civil Defence Force revealed two weeks ago that 41 buildings here could have used materials that are not fire-safe on their... Read more
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The Star
Motorcyclist injured after being hit by car and bouncing off another carwere alerted to the accident at 8.16am at the junction of Bukit Panjang Road an
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
were alerted to the accident at 8.16am at the junction of Bukit Panjang Road and Bukit Panjang Ring Road. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) sent an ambulance to the scene. The motorcyclist was taken to Ng Teng Fong General Hospital... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lorry catches fire along Lornie Roadinjuries were reported in the incident, which took place at the junction of Lor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
injuries were reported in the incident, which took place at the junction of Lornie Road and Sime Road, said the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF). SCDF said it was alerted to the fire at 7.35am and dispatched a fire engine, a Red Rhino and two... Read more
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The Star
Flash floods inundate part of northern regionKampung Sungai Tepus near here, some 100 residents were affected following a th
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
Kampung Sungai Tepus near here, some 100 residents were affected following a three-hour downpour from 7pm on Sunday. Kulim Civil Defence Force officer Lt Mohd Fadhil Fahmi Zaini said 32 houses were inundated. “Water began to rise at about 7pm and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
APM to get more assets for flood rescue operationsKANGAR: The Civil Defence Force (APM) is expected to receive 200 fibreglass and
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
KANGAR: The Civil Defence Force (APM) is expected to receive 200 fibreglass and aluminium boats, as well as 34 five-tonne lorries and 17 Sealegs amphibious craft by the end of November. Its chief commissioner, Datuk Azmy Yahya, said the force had... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore Pools Building latest found to have combustible claddingPools Building at Middle Road has been found to have cladding that does not mee
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
Pools Building at Middle Road has been found to have cladding that does not meet fire safety standards, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said in an update on its website on Monday (Sep 4). It is the 16th building found in an ongoing... Read more
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The Star
Man arrested for attacking his 74-old father with cleaver in Singaporethe pavement while another man attends to him. Police officers are seen crouche
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
the pavement while another man attends to him. Police officers are seen crouched down on the grass nearby. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it received a call for ambulance assistance at 12.10am on Aug 31 and immediately dispatched an... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
7 villages in KB floodedSiasai, Menunggui, Linau and Donggoi, following heavy rain which fell since 2pm
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 18 days ago
Siasai, Menunggui, Linau and Donggoi, following heavy rain which fell since 2pm. In a statement Wednesday, the Sabah Civil Defence Force said so far, no villagers have had to be evacuated. "The heavy rains which fell for three hours in Hulu... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Toh Guan Fire Probe: Firm told to suspend sale of cladding products(COC) for at least three of its cladding products have been suspended. The sus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
(COC) for at least three of its cladding products have been suspended. The suspension came five days after Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) announced that 41 buildings had apparently used improper materials supplied by Chip Soon... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
KPE taxi fire: 2 hailed as 'heroes' for putting out flamesthe tunnel also made it difficult to put out the fire but they managed to tame
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
the tunnel also made it difficult to put out the fire but they managed to tame the blaze before officers from the Singapore Civil Defence Force arrived. For their bravery, the men have earned praised online, with some netizens hailing them as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
6 receive SCDF awards for Sentosa Cove rescueafter to check the car for other victims. All three were presented with the Co
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
after to check the car for other victims. All three were presented with the Community Lifesaver Award by the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) on Tuesday afternoon (Aug 29). After the driver was brought ashore, Mr Ang Chee Boon administered... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Six receive SCDF awards for Sentosa Cove rescueif there were other victims in the vehicle. All three were presented with the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
if there were other victims in the vehicle. All three were presented with the Community Lifesaver Award by the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) on Tuesday afternoon. After the driver was brought ashore, Mr Ang Chee Boon administered oxygen... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sinkhole disrupts Ranau trafficand children. It was reported that the road to Kg Ulubole was unable to pass d
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 21 days ago
and children. It was reported that the road to Kg Ulubole was unable to pass due to a bridge collapse. Personnel from Civil Defence Force, District Council, police, Fire and Rescue Department, General Welfare Service Department and the Red... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Over 300 flood victims evacuated in Sipitang, Tenom, Beaufortpersonnel who used three aluminium boats, a lorry and two four wheel drive vehi
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 days ago
personnel who used three aluminium boats, a lorry and two four wheel drive vehicles. They were assisted by the police, Civil Defence Force, Red Crescent, state Welfare Department and KBSS volunteers. In Beaufort, Kampung Binunuk, Kampung... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
5-old boy dies after tree falls on him at Upper Bukit Timah RoadRoad and Old Jurong Road. The tree also fell on a car, but no one in the vehicl
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
Road and Old Jurong Road. The tree also fell on a car, but no one in the vehicle was injured, police said. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was informed of the accident at approximately 3pm and sent an ambulance to the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Youth slightly hurt in crash with vanA 21-year-old motorcyclist was slightly hurt in a collision with a van at Jalan
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
A 21-year-old motorcyclist was slightly hurt in a collision with a van at Jalan Bulatan Saberkas here on Saturday. A Miri Civil Defence Force (APM) spokesperson said a team led by Mohd Safri Juli was dispatched to the scene following a distress... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Seafood factory razed to the groundIndonesia, managed to escape to a fishing boat berthed at the rear of the facto
The Borneo Post / Posted 24 days ago
Indonesia, managed to escape to a fishing boat berthed at the rear of the factory. Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) and Civil Defence Force (APM) personnel rushed to the scene shortly after being notified and gave Kadir an early medical... Read more
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The Star
Man, 36, arrested after driving car into sea in Sentosa Covethat Sentosa rangers attended to the incident about 2pm. "The Singapore Police
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
that Sentosa rangers attended to the incident about 2pm. "The Singapore Police Force, Police Coast Guard and Singapore Civil Defence Force were immediately activated, and the driver has been rescued," said the spokesman. SCDF said officers... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Seafood factory razed in morning fireworker suffered burns on his face and hands as a result of the fire,” he added.
The Borneo Post / Posted 25 days ago
worker suffered burns on his face and hands as a result of the fire,” he added. Firefighters managed to control the blaze at 8.09am. Personnel from Miri Civil Defence Force were also present at the scene. Video courtesy of Bomba. Rel... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
36 buildings may have combustible cladding that don't meet safety standards; police investigatingof 36 buildings here may have used external cladding that do not meet fire safe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
of 36 buildings here may have used external cladding that do not meet fire safety requirements here, said the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) on Thursday (Aug 24). This was discovered after investigations into a fire that broke out at an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Toh Guan Road fire: Building's cladding did not meet safety standards; other buildings potentially affectedthat did not meet safety standards under the Fire Code were used on the facade
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
that did not meet safety standards under the Fire Code were used on the facade of a Toh Guan Road building, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said on Thursday (Aug 24). SCDF also identified 40 other buildings which potentially have... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Car flips over on pavement in Grange Road accidentinvolving the two cars along Grange Road heading towards Holland Road, after th
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
involving the two cars along Grange Road heading towards Holland Road, after the Irwell Bank Road junction. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said it sent an ambulance to the scene. A man in his 50s was assessed to have minor injuries but he... Read more
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The Star
Hafiz says his marriage to Siti Arifah was never consummatedMetro also reported. On April 12 last year, Faisal Md Ali, 29, was brought to
The Star / Posted 26 days ago
Metro also reported. On April 12 last year, Faisal Md Ali, 29, was brought to the district hospital with the help of the Civil Defence Force on a lorry after suffering breathing difficulties. On July 26 last year, he was again ferried to the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Man missing at sea since Tuesday found aliveseen. Ismail was reported missing on Tuesday after failing to return home from
The Borneo Post / Posted 26 days ago
seen. Ismail was reported missing on Tuesday after failing to return home from sea. A search and rescue operation was launched after a missing person’s report was made, involving Bomba, police, Civil Defence Force, and local villagers. Related N... Read more
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