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A 17-year-old youth was washed away by swift currents while trying to save his cousin who fell off a sampan in a river in Rantau Panjang, near here, on Tuesday.
Malaysian navy personnel Norli Azan Atan, who was found safe on a Philippines island after having fallen into the sea while on duty as a night watchman on board I>KD Sri Melaka/I>, attributes his 32-hour survival in rough waters to his training and a life jacket.
Singapore has asked for permission from Malaysia to launch search and rescue operations for the three missing crewmembers of the republic#8217;s warship I>RSS Courageous/Ifollowing a collision with a container ship off Pulau Batu Putih on Friday.
Thoughts of his wife and three young children kept Royal Malaysian Air Force Mej Aundrey Smith, 43, going as he fought rough seas to swim to safety after the boat carrying him and five other air force personnel capsized on Sunday.
RMAF commando Sjn Saad Che Omar, 34, who went missing after the boat carrying him and five others capsized in the South China Sea near Pulau Sibu on Sunday, was found alive at 6pm yesterday, after 31 hours in the sea.
Sarawak will soon make it compulsory for passengers in open boats to wear life jackets.
Singapore should not threaten Malaysia to stay off the waters surrounding Pulau Batu Puteh when the island's current ownership is in dispute.
A small lifeboat saved the lives of 11 Indonesian crew members from a cargo ship that sank in rough seas about 18 nautical miles off Kuala Tatau in Bintulu Division early Wednesday.
Police have recovered the body of one of the four fishermen who went missing off Pulau Seri Buat in Rompin on Friday, at Pantai Pulau Aceh, near Penyabung yesterday.
Three men on a fishing trip off Pulau Lima, about one nautical mile from Sungai Rengit in Kota Tinggi, have gone missing since Saturday.