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SEMPORNA, Sabah: Malaysia’s marine police detained nine people from Sintangkai, Philippines, for attempting to enter the country illegally via the waters of Sabah’s Pulau Sisipan on Sunday (Aug 18...
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KOTA KINABALU: Some 50kg of suspected bombed fish were seized from a market during a special operation to weed out fish blasting activities in the state.KOTA KINABALU: Some 50kg of suspected bombed fish were seized from a market during a special operation to weed out fish blasting activities in the state.
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The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has issued a statement denying that it has issued a letter of approval for the construction and completion of 25 telecommunication towers ...
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KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) is warning the public to be extra cautious when approached by individuals claiming to offer projects on its behalf.KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) is warning the public to be extra cautious when approached by individuals claiming to offer projects on its behalf.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) denies that it had issued a letter of approval for the construction of 25 telecommunication towers and related works in Semp...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) denies it has issued a letter of approval for the construction of 25 telecommunication tower structures and related...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 13 — The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) denies that it had issued a letter of approval for the construction of 25 telecommunication towers and related wo...
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KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government is identifying a suitable area in the state to rehabilitate wild animals in a bid for better wildlife conservation.
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SEMPORNA: The Sabah state government will identify an area in the state suitable as wildlife habitat and breeding grounds, especially for endangered animals.
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The Sabah government will identify an area in the state suitable as a wildlife habitat and breeding ground, especially for endangered animals.
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SEMPORNA: The Sabah government will identify an area suitable for a wildlife habitat and breeding, especially for endangered animals.
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KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government is in the midst of identifying land and suitable areas to rehabilitate wild animals in a bid to better protect wildlife.
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KOTA KINABALU: Two locals were arrested for fish bombing after marine police received intelligence about their activities in waters of Semporna.
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SEMPORNA: Marine police have arrested two men suspected of fishing with explosives.
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SEMPORNA (Bernama): The marine police have arrested two men suspected of fishing with explosives.
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SEMPORNA: Marine police (PPM) have arrested two men suspected of fishing with explosives.
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SEMPORNA, Aug 10 — Marine police (PPM) have arrested two men suspected of fishing with explosives.
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KOTA KINABALU: Curfew in the waters off seven districts in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone) which ends tomorrow will be extended until Aug 24.
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Datuk Omar Mammah KOTA KINABALU: Curfew in the waters off seven districts in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone) which ends tomorrow will be extended until Aug 24.
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KOTA KINABALU, Aug 8 ― Curfew in the waters off seven districts in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone) which ends tomorrow will be extended until August 24.
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Jaujan (second right) with Chief Minister Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal at the state assembly.
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KOTA KINABALU: Anyone caught issuing birth certificates and identity documents should be stripped of their Malaysian citizenship, says Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) vice-president Johnny Mositun.
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KOTA KINABALU: Chief Minister Shafie Apdal today assured that the state government will not approve any mining activities at Sabah’s coal-rich Maliau Basin.
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SEMPORNA: The Marine Police Force (PPM) yesterday arrested two Pala’u men for trying to smuggle out about 400 litres of petrol to a neighbouring country via the Ambo Ambo marine area, near here.
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The Marine Police Force (PPM) yesterday arrested two Palau men for trying to smuggle out about 400 litres of petrol to a neighbouring country via the Ambo Ambo marine area, near Semporna.
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KOTA KINABALU: A Sabah opposition assemblyman has proposed that drones be used to shore up security on Sabah waters.
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KOTA KINABALU, Aug 5 — Chinese tourists are still visiting Sabah uninterrupted, state Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Christina Liew said today.
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Liew (seated at centre), flanked by John (on her right) and Mustapha, and other leaders display the pledge signed by 17 branch heads.
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Shafie SEMPORNA: Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has called on the relevant authorities to punish without compromise, anyone who breaks the curfew imposed on the waters off seven district...
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The Chief Minister (seated centre) with the recipients of the land titles.
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SEMPORNA: Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal (pix) has called on the relevant authorities to punish without compromise, anyone who breaks the curfew imposed on the waters off seven dist...
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Pakatan Harapan chief Christina Liew has distanced herself from the remarks of a state government ally who slammed the PH government as being no better than the Barisan Nasional.
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Felix Joseph Saang KOTA KINABALU: Upko Youth urged the government to revisit the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) on illegal immigrants in Sabah Report and take over from where its predecessor left ...
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Ewon (fourth from right) with UPKO Kota Belud members at the family day.
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KOTA BELUD: Falsifying identification documents is a grievous crime against the sovereignty of the country.
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KOTA KINABALU: At least 28% of Sabah’s 3.6 million population is made up of foreigners, state Rural Development Minister Ewon Benedick revealed today .
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Liew (centre), flanked byl Liang (on her left) and Ho, cutting the ribbon to mark Borneo Serenity’s successful maiden voyage at the Marina Jetty, Sutera Harbour Resort.
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Zaini (second right) and police officers showing the documents and stamps seized from the suspects.
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Zaini (centre) and police officers show the documents and stamps seized from the suspects.
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KOTA KINABALU: PBS president Maximus Ongkili urged the authorities to investigate whether political parties are involved in the illegal issuance of identification documents to foreigners in the state.
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A National Registration Department (NRD) officer was among three men detained in Semporna to assist the police investigation into a syndicate involved in falsifying identification documents.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah police have been urged to investigate the possibility of political parties being involved in the illegal issuance of identification documents to foreigners.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah police have crippled a syndicate allegedly offering to help people apply for birth certificates and MyKad using false personal details in Semporna.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah police have arrested three men, including a National Registration Department (NRD) officer, for offering birth certificates and identity cards using falsified information.
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SEMPORNA: The salary of a Grade YA1 constable is RM300 more than a Grade 19 civil servant, according to Public Service Department director-general Datuk Borhan Dolah.
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KOTA KINABALU: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is expected to announce some good news with regards to Sabah’s rights under the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) following the conclusion of the steering committee meeting a few days ago.
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KOTA KINABALU: After the fatal fish-bombing incident in Semporna earlier this month, marine police reached out to the community of sea gypsies in neighbouring Lahad Datu district to educate them again...
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KOTA KINABALU, July 24 — Sabah police chief Habibi Majinji today said deputy chief minister Datuk Wilfred Madius Tangau will be called in for questioning after 20 police reports were lodged over a F...
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KOTA KINABALU: Police have received 20 reports over remarks by a senior Sabah minister that a former state leader was involved in the forced conversion of people to Islam in interior Sabah decades ago...
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The 6pm to 6am curfew in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (Esszone) waters which is to end this Thursday has been extended to Aug 9, Sabah police commissioner Omar Mammah announced in a statement today...
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KOTA KINABALU, July 23 — The 6pm-6am curfew in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone) waters which is to end this Thursday has been extended to August 9, Sabah police commissioner Datuk Omar Mamm...
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah police have wrapped up investigations on two men in connection with the deaths of a local dive instructor and two China tourists from fish-bombing activities in Semporna.
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TAMBUNAN: Quarrels over religion and race are a waste of time as it will not benefit Sabahans, says Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.
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TAMBUNAN: Quarrels over religion and race are a waste of time and will not bring any benefit for Sabahans, says Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said.
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A rare two-headed green turtle that found Internet fame and amazed conservationists has died.
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KOTA KINABALU: A rare two-headed green turtle that found Internet fame and amazed conservationists has died.
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Lisa (second right) monitoring a mobile counter at Tanjung Labian.
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The student’s body at the scene of the accident at Kampung Indah, Merotai-Tawau Road yesterday.
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KOTA KINABALU, July 17 — Former Sabah Umno leaders who left the party for Parti Pribumi Bersatu Sabah(PPBM) had not only taken assets belonging to their party with them, but also failed to handover ...
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LAHAD DATU: Sabah Electricity Sdn Bhd (SESB) is going to the ground to help rural folk pay their electricity bills.
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The two-headed turtle found in Mabul.
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SEMPORNA: The rare sight of a two-headed turtle hatchling has left turtle conservationists in amazement, as it emerged from a green turtle nest at Pulau Mabul near here on Monday (July 15).
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KOTA KINABALU: A two-headed turtle emerged from a green turtle nest much to the amazement of turtle conservationists at Pulau Mabul, off Sabah’s east coast Semporna district, yesterday.
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KOTA KINABALU, July 16 — Marine scientists and wildlife enthusiasts here were stunned and delighted when a two-headed green turtle hatchling emerged from the sand at the Mabul Turtle Hatchery in Mab...
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KOTA KINABALU - Dive instructor Ab Zainal Abdu, 30, who was killed by fish bombs alongside two China tourists during a dive in Semporna was most likely a murder target.
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Mohamaddin (third right), Christina (second right), Assafal (third left) and other invited guests cutting a cake to mark Sabah Museum’s 54th anniversary yesterday.
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KOTA KINABALU: The implementation of the seaweed cluster project in the state under Sabah Fisheries Department has not met its objectives as only four of the 10 clusters planned were set up and in ope...
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KOTA KINABALU: Dive instructor Ab Zainal Abdu, 30, who was killed by fish bombs alongside two China tourists during a dive in Semporna was most likely murder target.
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KOTA KINABALU: Police today confirmed that they were investigating the fish bombing incident that killed three divers off Semporna as pre-medidated murder.
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KOTA KINABALU: Dive instructor Ab Zainal Abdu, 30, who was killed by fish bombs alongside two China tourists during a dive in Semporna district on July 5, was most likely a target of murder, say the Sabah police.
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KOTA KINABALU: The implementation of the seaweed cluster project in the state under the Sabah Fisheries Department has not met its objectives as only four of the 10 clusters planned were set up and ar...
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KOTA KINABALU: Diving spots need to be gazetted to ensure that there is no repeat of the recent tragedy that claimed the lives of three divers due to fish bombing.
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LABUAN: Two suspected illegal immigrants fishing around Pulau Tiga with two pump boats were nabbed by Labuan marine police on Saturday morning.
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Ong KOTA KINABALU: Liberal Democratic Party assistant secretary David Ong urged authorities to have a sense of urgency to eradicate fish bombing in Sabah.
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SANDAKAN: Concerned at the danger posed by fish bombings, the Sabah Marine Police Force (MPF) and the Sandakan Fisheries Department have jointly conducted a special operation to inspect boats and wet ...
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KOTA KINABALU: The remand period for the two men arrested in connection with the death of a dive instructor and two Chinese tourists at Pulau Kalapuan, Semporna, has been extended.
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Concerned of the danger posed by fish bombings, the Sabah Marine Police Force (MPF) and the Sandakan Fisheries Department have jointly conducted a special operation to inspect boats and wet markets to...
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SEMPORNA: The diving coach who died during a diving activity in Pulau Kelapuan near here on Juy 5 had received a death threat before, police revealed.
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SEMPORNA: The diving coach who died during a diving activity in Pulau Kelapuan near here on Friday had received a death threat before, police revealed.
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TAWAU: Indonesian fishermen residing in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone) have been cautioned against being involved in fish-bombing activities.
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PETALING JAYA: A Sabah minister has urged businesses and members of the public to boycott traders and wholesalers who sell fish caught using fish bombs, as part of efforts to curb the practice which c...
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KOTA KINABALU: Sixteen illegal immigrants and seven pump boats were detained in a major marine police sweep in Sabah’s eastern Semporna waters to wipe out fish-bombing activities.
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KOTA KINABALU (July 11): Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal is confident the Bill for the additional 13 seats, to increase the number of state seats from 60 to 73, will be approved when...
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KOTA KINABALU: Sixteen illegal immigrants and seven pump boats were seized in a major marine police sweep in Sabah’s eastern Semporna waters as authorities look to wipe out illegal fish bombing activities statewide.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister Shafie Apdal is confident of getting the necessary support in Parliament next week to increase the number of state seats from 60 to 73.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal will be at the Parliament next week to lobby MPs to support the Bill to increase the state’s seats from 60 to 73.
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The China tourists and local volunteers picking up the rubbish on the beach at Pulau Timba Timba.
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KOTA KINABALU: Filipino security forces have captured the leader behind the infamous 1996 attack on Semporna town and the 2004 kidnapping of a China national from a resort.
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KOTA KINABALU: A postmortem examination on the three divers believed killed in a fish-bombing incident off Semporna last week has confirmed that the trio died of blast injuries, said Sabah police chie...
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KOTA KINABALU, July 10 — An autopsy report on the three dead divers, including two Chinese tourists in Semporna, have shown injuries consistent with a blast, said Sabah police commissioner Datuk Oma...
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KOTA KINABALU: The deaths of the three divers in waters off Semporna have been confirmed to be from a bomb blast following the completion of post-mortem examinations done on their remains on Wednesday (July 10).
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The bodies of the victims taken onto the mainland jetty.
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SEMPORNA: Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Jaujan Sambakong is expected to bring the issue of foreigners working as divemasters without work permits in Sabah to the state Cabinet for discussion.
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KOTA KINABALU: City authorities are stepping up efforts to clamp down on fish bombing by targeting unscrupulous traders who have been selling fish from this illegal activity.
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Omar KOTA KINABALU: Police have not ruled out the possibility of murder in the death of a dive instructor and two Chinese tourists who were  killed by a fish bomb while scuba-diving at Kulapuan Isla...
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Datuk Omar Mammah KOTA KINABALU: Curfew in the waters off seven districts in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone) which ends today will be extended until July 25.
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Curfew in the waters off seven districts in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (Esszone), which ends today, will be extended until July 25.
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KOTA KINABALU, July 10 — Curfew in the waters off seven districts in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone) which ends today will be extended until July 25.
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KOTA KINABALU: Police are probing deeper into the deaths of three divers – a local diving instructor and two Chinese tourists – in what is believed to be a fish-bombing incident in Semporna.
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TAWAU: The atmosphere at the Hospital Tawau mortuary was filled with sadness as the families of the dive instructor and two tourists from China came to identify and claim the remains of their loved ones.