Friday, June 25, 2021


12 killed in Myanmar military plane crash

The crash has been blamed on 'bad weather'.

Nine killed as falling building crushes bus in South Korea

The building was being demolished and most people had been evacuated from the area.

At least 30 killed in Pakistan train crash

The train, heading from Karachi to Sargodha, derailed on to a track carrying a service from Rawalpindi in the opposite direction.

Nearly 9,000 killed on Indian train tracks in 2020 despite Covid-19 lockdown

The number killed is actually down on previous years.

Nearly 300 rescued in Indonesia ferry accident

One passenger, a 43-year-old man, is still missing.

Govt to ensure zero repeat of incidents like LRT crash, says PM

Muhyiddin Yassin says he has directed Transport Minister Wee Ka Siong to restore LRT services and to ride on the train himself to ensure its safety.

Italy mountain cable car plunge: 3 company staff arrested, blamed for deaths

Prosecutors say the emergency brake was deliberately disabled to avoid having to take the car out of service for repair.

Trains in LRT collision removed from crash site

Transport Minister Wee Ka Siong says this is three days ahead of schedule, thanks to staff who worked non-stop for three shifts.

Prasarana officer gives up personal phone number to hear out LRT victims

Rafizah Amran also urges a stop to fake news on the recent LRT collision.

Tajuddin sacked after outrage over LRT collision gaffe

Finance Minister Tengku Zafrul Aziz says the sacking will take place with immediate effect.

Human error just one of the aspects under probe, Wee says on LRT collision

The transport minister says the investigation will also take into consideration a range of technical and operational components in connection with the collision.

Time to sack Tajuddin from Prasarana

Tajuddin Abdul Rahman is a liability, not only to Prasarana but also to the government which appointed him to the chairman's post.

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