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Kelantan Flood: More than 20,000 evacuated

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Tuesday, 23 December 2014.

KOTA BARU: The flood situation in Kelantan took turn for the worse again this morning after slightly easing off yesterday.

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Fund in Cayman Islands to maintain strong liquidity position: 1MDB

By OOI TEE CHING - Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 13:13

KUALA LUMPUR: 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) has said repatriating its multi-billion ringgit fund in the Cayman Islands to Malaysia would have exposed the money to fluctuations on the foreign exchange market.

Northern floods: Perak open several flood relief centres

By Sylvia Looi - Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 13:12

IPOH: The continuous rain pounding the Perak in the past two days has caused several areas to be submerged in flood water.

Police deny Malaysia being targeted for terrorist attack

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 12:29

KUALA LUMPUR: Police refuted rumours claiming that Malaysia is being targeted for attack by a group of terrorists during the Christmas celebration.

MET issues 3rd category warning on strong winds, rough seas and thunderstorms

By AINA NASA - Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 12:25

KUALA LUMPUR: The Meteorological Department (MET) has issued a third category warning on strong winds, rough seas and thunderstorms.

Pahang Flood: More than 3,000 evacuated

By TN Alagesh - Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 12:12

KUANTAN: The flood situation worsened in Pahang with the number of evacuees increasing to 3,114 at 11am today compared to 835 last night.

Water level in Tenom still at danger level

By Kristy Inus - Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 11:59

TENOM: The water level at Sungai Padas in Tenom has receded but still surpassing danger level at 177.06 metre (danger level mark 177m) as at 9am.

Perak flood: 62 evacuated in Lenggong

By Sylvia Looi - Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 10:23

LENGGONG: A total of 62 people from Kampung Labik here were evacuated after their homes were inundated in 0.5m water.

Educators: PT3 format different

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 08:14

PARENTS should not compare the Pentaksiran Tingkatan 3 (PT3) with Penilaian Menengah Rendah (PMR) as the examinations were not only conducted in different formats but also have different aims. 

Empowering MACC to probe graft-tainted firms

By Rozanna Latiff - Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 08:13

PORT KLANG: AN amendment to include a corporate liability provision in the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Act 2009 will be tabled at the next parliamentary session in March.

‘Longer jail term a more effective deterrent’

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: The government should look into reinforcing the Anti-Corruption Act 1997 which provides for a prison sentence of no less than 14 days to a maximum of 20 years in prison, said Transparency International-Malaysia (TI-M) president Datuk Akhbar Satar.