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June 12, 2018 7:15 AM Shark head found impaled on Australia fence

SYDNEY: A severed shark head, stuffed with cigarette butts and ocean debris, was found impaled on a fence at an Australian marine rescue organisation's office, with the gruesome discovery drawing criticism on social media. Marine Rescue NSW volunteers at Shellharbour, some 100km south of Sydney, arrived for duty Sunday morning to find the head of the mako shark 7

May 2, 2018 9:58 AM Taking care of the troops

PETALING JAYA: Rela member Chu Tiew Eng, 27, was pleasantly surprised when People's Volunteer Corps (Rela) director-general Zulkifli Abidin paid him a visit last week. Chu, a Rela member since 2013, has been actively involved with Rela activities around Bagan Pasir Laut but a road accident 2 weeks ago severely injured his right leg which will take up to 3 months 9

May 1, 2018 2:53 PM Dozens killed in NE Nigeria suicide blasts

KANO, Nigeria: Dozens of people were killed on Tuesday when two suicide bombers detonated their explosives at a mosque and a market in Mubi, northeast Nigeria, residents said. "We have evacuated dozens of dead and injured people to the hospital and the rescue operation is still ongoing," local volunteer Habu Saleh told AFP. A medical source at the Mubi General 15

April 30, 2018 8:10 AM Tehran dismisses Pompeo's 'unfounded' accusations

TEHRAN: Iran on Monday dismissed "unfounded" accusations by new US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo over its "ambition to dominate the Middle East". Pompeo lashed out at Tehran on Sunday during a rapid tour of Middle East allies ahead of a crucial White House decision on whether to quit a landmark 2015 nuclear deal with Iran. Speaking during a visit to Iran's 18

April 26, 2018 7:52 AM Johor Sultan confers DMIJ on a volunteer and state financial officer

JOHOR BARU: The Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, today conferred the Darjah Mulia Sultan Ibrahim Johor (DMIJ) which carries the title Datin Paduka on a voluntary worker, Sabariah Hussein. Also receiving the award was Johor State Financial Officer A. Rahim Nin, which in his case, carries the title Datuk. The investiture ceremony 14

April 17, 2018 3:19 PM Photos claiming to show ‘staged’ Syria chemical attack are from film

The White Helmets has often conducted daring rescues of people trapped in the rubble of bomb sites and their videos have frequently gone viral online. — Reuters picPARIS, April 17 — Photographs which claim to show Syrian volunteer rescue workers, known as the White Helmets, staging a chemical attack in Eastern Ghouta were actually taken from a film set, according 16

April 10, 2018 7:24 AM Make voting day public holiday, Bersih 2.0 tells Putrajaya

EC chairman Tan Sri Mohd Hashim Abdullah announced nomination day would fall on 28 April, advance polling day on 5 May and the polling day on 9 May earlier today. ― Picture Razak GhazaliKUALA LUMPUR, April 10 — Bersih 2.0 has urged the federal government today to announce May 9 as a public holiday so Malaysians would not have to juggle between work, school 7

April 9, 2018 5:27 AM Handicapped man fatally fails to escape Ipoh fire

IPOH: A physically handicapped man lost his life in a fire at his house at Taman Menglembu Timur here, last night. The body of Chan Kwai Wah, 57, who was lame in the leg, was found next to the back door. He is believed to have attempted to escape but failed to reach safety. Pasir Puteh Fire and Rescue operations chief, Mohamed Hariri Ahmad Shaibi said 21 personnel 8

April 4, 2018 11:01 AM 40,000 members of BN election machinery expected to attend BN manifesto launch Saturday

KUALA LUMPUR: Come Saturday, about 40,000 members of the Barisan Nasional (BN) election machinery are expected to attend the launch of the BN Manifesto for the 14th General Election (GE14) by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak. Umno executive secretary Datuk Seri Ab Rauf Yusoh said preparations for the event which would be held at the Axiata 9

April 1, 2018 3:54 AM Immediate increase in allowance for volunteer police: Ahmad Zahid

ALOR STAR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today announced an increase of RM2 per hour in the allowance of police volunteers throughout the country with immediate effect. Ahmad Zahid said it involved an increase from RM6 to RM8 per hour while officers will have their allowance raised from RM7 to RM9 per hour. "I wish to announce 8