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Man Suffer Major Burns In Minor Explosion

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BINTULU – An unemployed man suffered major burns following a minor explosion from insulated wires he was burning to extract copper in Kampung Sebiew here at about 7.30 pm yesterday. Bintulu police chief Supt Zulkipli Suhaili said the 27-year-old who suffered burns in both hands and legs, neck and face was rushed to the Bintulu…

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New York: ‘Explosion’ At Manhattan Bus Terminal

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NEW York City Police say they are responding to reports of an explosion at a bus terminal in Manhattan. The incident reportedly happened on Monday morning at the Port Authority Bus Terminal near Times Square. “The NYPD is responding to reports of an explosion of unknown origin at 42nd Street and 8th Ave, #Manhattan,” tweeted…

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Man Suffers Burns After Car Explosion In Carpark

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SINGAPORE – A 32-year-old man suffered burns on his chest and limbs after a car exploded in a multi-storey carpark in Bukit Batok on Wednesday. The police said in a statement that they were alerted to a “loud explosion” at 290H, Bukit Batok Street 24, at around 6.28pm. “Portable butane gas canisters were found at…

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Boat Explosion: Witness Shocked To See Friends Flung Into The Sea

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LUMUT – “We heard a loud explosion and thinking something bad has happened, rushed out and I saw my friends flung into the sea and others into an adjacent boat,” said a commando who witnessed the explosion involving a boat at the Marine Jetty at Kampung Acheh in Manjung here today. The commando, who declined…

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Explosion Rocks Manhattan In New York City, Injuring At Least 25

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NEW YORK – An explosion rocked the Chelsea neighbourhood of Manhattan and caused multiple injuries on Saturday evening, the New York City Fire Department said, prompting emergency personnel to swarm one of the most bustling areas of the city on a cool autumn evening. At least three people were seen being taken away from the…

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Facebook Satellite Destroyed In Blast

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  CAPE CANAVERAL – A SpaceX rocket exploded at its launch pad here Thursday morning, destroying the rocket and the satellite it was due to launch on Saturday. SpaceX said there were no injuries as a result of the explosion, which it described as an “anomaly.” SpaceX CEO Elon Musk tweeted that the explosion happened…

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Turkish Wedding Explosion Kills At Least 30

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  ISTANBUL – An explosion at a wedding in southeastern Turkey killed 30 people and injured 94 others Saturday night, the state-run news agency Anadolu reported. The blast occurred in the city of Gaziantep, located about 95 kilometers (60 miles) north of the war-torn Syrian city of Aleppo. Regional Governor Ali Yerlikaya called the incident…

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Explosion Reported Near Nuremberg, Germany, One Killed – Newspaper

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BERLIN/ANSBACH, Germany (Reuters) – A 27-year-old Syrian man denied asylum in Germany a year ago died on Sunday when he set off a bomb outside a crowded music festival in Bavaria, the fourth violent attack in Germany in less than a week, a senior Bavarian state official said. Police said 12 people were wounded, including…

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One Dead, Five Injured As Fire Causes Explosion On Board Chemical Tanker Off Tanjung Dawai

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GEORGE TOWN: One crew was killed while five other suffered injuries when fire broke out and caused an explosion on board a chemical vessel, the Heung-A Pioneer, off Tanjung Dawai, here last night. Acting Chief Executive Officer of Penang Port Sdn Bhd (PPSB) Rosihan Adi Baharuddin said a distress call was received from the ship…

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Eight Injured In Explosions At Mall

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KUALA LUMPUR: Eight people were injured when the roof of a restaurant collapsed at a shopping mall here. The roof is believed to have collapsed following a gas explosion. A source from the City Fire and Rescue Department said it had received information on the incident at 10.21am, Tuesday and dispatched a fire engine and…

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Deadly Blasts Hit Brussels Airport, Subway

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BRUSSELS: Explosions tore through the departure hall of Brussels airport on Tuesday morning killing up to 13 people and severely injuring 35 others and a second blast struck a metro station in the capital shortly afterwards, the Belgian public broadcaster RTBF said. The Belga agency said shots were fired and there were shouts in Arabic…

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A Malaysian Involved In Explosion At Formosa Water Park, Taiwan

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PUTRAJAYA – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs today confirmed that a Malaysian was involved in the explosion incident during the Color Play Asia celebrations that took place at Formosa Water Park, New Taipei City, Taiwan on Saturday evening, 27 June 2015. The victim, Miss Lim Sh Li, who is a medical student at the National…

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Police Confirm Explosion In Gurun Was Due To Rocket Ammo

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GURUN – The police have confirmed today that the explosion in Taman Ria Mesra II which claimed three lives here on Wednesday was due to ammunition from a high-explosive anti-tank rocket. Kedah Police acting chief Datuk Zakaria Yusof said the ammunition was of a type used by the Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF) and his department…

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Police Recovered Explosive Ordnance From The House That Exploded In Gurun

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ALOR SETAR – Police have recovered quite a number of dented half cut splinters of explosive ordnance from the house that exploded in Taman Ria Mesra, Gurun yesterday. Kedah Criminal Investigation Department Chief ACP Nashir Ya said some of the objects had marks which indicated it’s usage by the Malaysian Security Forces. He said they…

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Cooking Gas Cyclinder Explosion Kills Two, Badly Injures One

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ALOR SETAR – A cooking gas cylinder exploded at a house in Gurun this evening, killing a man and a girl and badly injuring a woman. Firemen, who were summoned at 4.57 pm, found the terrace house in Taman Ria Mesra on fire as they arrived there at 5.13 pm, said a spokesman of the…

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First Sri Aman Coal Explosion Victim Receives Treatment In HSNZ

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KUALA TERENGGANU – The first victim of last Saturday’s Sri Aman coal explosion has arrived safely at the Sultan Mahmud Airport at about 2.45 pm today to receive specialist treatment. The Indonesian victim, identified as Triono, received emergency treatment for burns at the Sultanah Nur Zahirah Hospital (HSNZ)’s intensive care unit (ICU) here. He was…

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6 Mine Explosion Victims Sent To Peninsula Hospitals

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KUCHING – Six people who were severely burnt in the Sri Aman coal mine explosion in Sarawak last Saturday were airlifted to specialist hospitals in Terengganu, Kelantan, Kedah, Selangor and Kuala Lumpur today. Sarawak Medical Director Datuk Dr Zulkifli Jantan said two of them, Koreans Sin Chol Ju and Yang Chol Jin, were sent to…

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11 Coal Mine Explosion Victims Still In Critical Condition

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KUCHING – Eleven victims of a coal mine explosion which left three workers dead in Pantu, Sri Aman Division yesterday, are still at the intensive care unit of the Sarawak General Hospital (HUS) here. According to an HUS staff, their condition was critical but stable, and that they suffered breathing difficulties. Another seven victims are…

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Sarawak Mining Explosion Fatal Victims Identified

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KUCHING – Police have identified a 29-year-old North Korean as among the trio who perished in a coal mine explosion in Sarawak yesterday. Pang Chung Hyok died along with 36-year-old Tun Tun Win from Myanmar and an Indonesian only known by a single name of Kardianto, 38, in the incident that took place at the…

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Number Of Injured Victims Of Mine Explosion In Sarawak Rises

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KUCHING – The number of victims who were injured in the explosion at the coal mine in Selantik, Pantu near Sri Aman, about 130 km from here, today rose to 26 people. Sri Aman District Police Chief, DSP Mat Jusoh Mohamad, said the three people who had died in the incident were identified as a…

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14 Injured In Grenade Explosion In Jalan Bukit Bintang

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KUALA LUMPUR – At least 14 people were injured after an explosion rocked an area in front of the Sun Complex in Jalan Bukit Bintang here on Thursday. Police said they received information of the blast near a pub at about 4.30am. At least four cars were hit by the explosion. It is learnt that…

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