Thursday, October 21, 2021


Melaka fireman dies after losing consciousness during flood operation

Mohd Diya Che Jusoh had been securing a line to help evacuate residents when he lost consciousness and fell into the water.

Penang developer linked to undersea tunnel case falls to his death

He was believed to have fallen from the 17th floor of an apartment at 2am.

Former Bukit Aman CID director Zaman Khan dies

Zaman Khan Rahim Khan had handled a number of high-profile cases including the cases of notorious robber Wong Swee Chin or Botak Chin, and gangster P Kalimuthu or Bentong Kali.

Russian minister dies after jumping off cliff to save man during Arctic drills

Yevgeny Zinichev is said to have 'crashed against a protruding rock'.

Former Sabah governor Sakaran Dandai dies

He was admitted to hospital for suspected Covid-19 on Aug 18 and had been in the ICU for the past five days.

Former deputy minister Lajim Ukin dies of Covid-19

He had been in an induced coma since Aug 24.

Former chief secretary to the govt Ahmad Sarji dies

Ahmad Sarji Abdul Hamid was chief secretary to the government from 1990 until 1996.

America’s tallest man dies at 38

Igor Vovkovinskiy had stood 7 feet 8 inches or 2.35m.

Prominent Muslim scholar, ex-rector of IIUM dies at 85

Abdul Hamid AbuSulayman is credited with overseeing the establishment of the Islamic university in Gombak.

Taiwan boy thrown 27 times in judo class dies

The seven-year-old boy, who was said to have repeatedly begged the coach to stop, died after being in a coma for 70 days.

Philippines’ ex-president ‘Noynoy’ Aquino dies

Aquino ruled the archipelago nation from 2010 to 2016.

Aide denies fake news of ex-PM’s death

The office of Abdullah Ahmad Badawi says legal action will be taken against those who spread false reports.

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