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New maternity, paediatric ward for Penang General Hospital

By ADRIAN LAI - Monday, 22 December 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: A new maternity and paediatric block will be built at the Penang General Hospital to replace the now-obsolete Penang Maternity Hospital, said Health Minister Datuk Seri S. Subramaniam today.

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Delineation notice not gazetted this month due to floods: EC chairman

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 15:41

PUTRAJAYA: The proposed delineation exercise of Parliamentary and State constituencies that was scheduled to be gazetted this month has been postponed to next year due to the current floods in several states.

East coast flood: Boy catches 3-metre long python

By T.N.Alagesh - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 14:54

KUANTAN: Since the floods hit Kampung Sungai Belat last Wednesday, Mohd Izuddin Abu Sufian has been enjoying a bountiful harvest of river fish, caught trapped in his net.

Angler believed drowned during fishing in Gebeng

By T.N.Alagesh - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 13:14

KUANTAN: A weekend fishing trip turned into tragedy for two friends when one of them fell into the sea after their boat capsized at Kampung Baru near Gebeng here, yesterday.

Sister in-law ordered to pay over Facebook postings

By HIDIR REDUAN - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 13:06

KUALA LUMPUR: A former personal assistant to a novelist would have to pay her former employer RM50,000 in damages over defamatory Facebook postings.

Infectious diseases aplenty among flood

By SULAIMAN JAAFAR - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 12:28

TUMPAT: Health officers at flood evacuation centres have been busy treating all kinds of diseases among victims.

Kuantan Flood: More evacuees at relief centre

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 11:54

KUANTAN: The number of evacuees rose to 108 victims from 27 families this morning as compared to 19 people from five families last night.

Flood: 26 mapping officers on Mount Gagau forced to descend on foot

By Zarina Abdullah - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 11:38

KUALA TERENGGANU: A team of 26 Kuala Terengganu Mapping and Survey Department officers up on Gunung Gagau in Kenyir were forced to hike as the helicopter that was supposed to pick them up could not land due to bad weather.

Fire breaks out in cop’s room

By HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 10:10

KUALA LUMPUR: An investigation officer's room at the seventh floor of the City Police Headquarters in Jalan Hang Tuah, here, caught fire, yesterday.

More flood victims evacuated in Kemaman, Dungun

By Zarina Abdullah - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 09:28

KUALA TERENGGANU: The flood situation Kemaman and Dungun worsened as more than 900 victims were evacuated this morning, following continuous rain last night.

Kelantan Flood: Fewer evacuees at relief centres

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Monday, December 22, 2014 - 09:16

KOTA BARU: The flood situation slightly eased this morning with the number of victims showing a drop in Kelantan.