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Flood: Najib announces 3 major relief schemes for victims

Saturday, 27 December 2014.

Nik Imran Abdullah

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Najib joins Pengkalan Chepa residents for Solat Hajat

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 22:08

KOTA BARU: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak joined the residents of Pengkalan Chepa in performing solat ‘hajat’ ( prayers for special needs) and reciting the ‘Yaasin’ to seek protection and safety for the people in the state who were facing the brunt of the flood.

Penang Youth and Sports Department sets up flood relief donation centres

By PRIYA PUBALAN - Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 21:45

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Youth and Sports Department have set up a flood relief donation centre at the Youth and Sports Complex, in Batu Uban, which opens from 10am to midnight daily.

2,525 sub-stations closed: TNB

By B.Suresh Ram - Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 21:13

KUALA LUMPUR: Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) has suspended operations of 2,525 sub-station’s in states affected by floods as of 4pm today.

Natural disaster SOP to be improved: Muhyiddin

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 21:08

CYBERJAYA: The country's natural disaster standard operating procedures (SOP) must be improved to ensure efficient rescue and aid distribution, said Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.

APL plays role in flood relief operation in Kelantan

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 20:34

KUALA LUMPUR: Aviation asset and service provider, Aerial Power Lines Sdn Bhd, deployed its two light helicopters (AS350B3e and EC135T2) to Kota Baru today to take part in flood relief operation.

Apartment under construction collapsed

By HANI SHAMIRA - Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 20:18

KUALA LUMPUR: The structure of a service apartment that is still under construction in Ara Damansara, Selangor had collapsed earlier this evening.

Landslide in Kemaman, 3 houses damaged

By Zarina Abdullah - Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 19:36

KEMAMAN: Three families of Felda settlers escaped unhurt when their houses in Felda Neram 2, here, were damaged following a landslide, early today.

East West Highway cut off due to landslides

By Hariz - Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 18:56

IPOH: The East West Highway in Gerik, near here, is still cut off at its KM63 due to a landslide on Tuesday evening, while a part of the highway at its KM83 (Jeli-bound) is also closed due to a landslide.

Man dies in oil palm estate

By ADRIAN - Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 18:53

BUKIT MERTAJAM: A body of a man, wrapped only in a sarong, has been found in an oil palm estate at Jalan Gajah Mati about 20 minutes from here yesterday.

315 detained in Esscom integrated operation

By Kristy - Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 17:48

SANDAKAN: A major integrated operation coordinated by Eastern Sabah Security Command (Esscom) at the city here this morning saw 315 individuals detained for not possessing identity documents.