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Nation 09 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Iraqi govt has food stocks until September

The Iraqi government has a stockpile of food that can feed the people until September in the face of the US-led invasion, Malaysian ambassador to Iraq Abdul Latiff Awang said.

AseanPlus News 04 Aug 2003 | 12:00 AM

50 killed, 70 hurt in Pakistan explosion

More than 50 people were killed and around 70 injured yesterday when explosives used in road works caught fire and detonated in a northern Pakistan village, causing several homes to collapse, officials and witnesses said.

AseanPlus News 06 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM

19 firemen killed in building collapse

B>BEIJING:/BNineteen firefighters were killed in a building collapse in central China, while one man who had been buried alive in the rubble was found and freed, an official said yesterday.

Nation 20 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Stairs, roof of Umno building collapse during renovation

A concrete staircase on the second floor to the third floor and part of the roof of the state Umno building, which is under renovation, collapsed last night.

AseanPlus News 03 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM

Seven hurt in building collapse

Part of a multi-storey department store collapsed here Wednesday, injuring at least seven people including two seriously, police said.

Lifestyle 21 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Managing shock

Breaking down from the stress of trauma is not a sign of weakness, but the post-traumatic condition is treatable, reports CATHERINE SIOW.

Lifestyle 20 Mar 2005 | 12:00 AM

Ready, get bag, go

How prepared are you for an emergency? If you haven't given it a thought, PHILIP GOLINGAI gets the experts to explain why it's time to start doing a little packing.

Nation 30 Mar 2005 | 12:00 AM

Don: Leave buildings if tremors are felt

The smart thing to do when tremors are felt is to evacuate buildings immediately - that is the view of geologist Prof Ibrahim Komoo.

World 23 Jan 2006 | 12:00 AM

Building collapse in Nairobi kills six, injures 70

NAIROBI (Reuters) - A building under construction collapsed in Nairobi on Monday, killing six people, injuring at least 70 and trapping scores more under mounds of heavy debris.

World 23 Jan 2006 | 12:00 AM

Four killed, 70 hurt in Nairobi building collapse

NAIROBI (Reuters) - A building under construction in downtown Nairobi collapsed on Monday, killing at least four people and injuring at least 70, officials said.