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Update: Air Asia flight missing from radar

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 11:44

KUALA LUMPUR: Indonesia’s National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas) began search and rescue for an Air Asia flight which had lost contact this morning.

Najib in Pahang to visit flood victims

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 11:02

KUALA LIPIS: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak arrived in Kuala Lipis on a RMAF helicopter to visit relief centres in Pahang.

Km126 of ECE still closed, public advised to postpone journey

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 09:24

TEMERLOH: A 500-metre stretch at Km126 of the East Coast Expressway, inundated since Saturday, showed no sign of improvement.

Heavy rain in Terengganu causes more people to evacuate

By Zarina Abdullah - Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 08:20

KUALA TERENGGANU: Downpour in several parts of the state last night saw the number of flood victims evacuated to rise to 35,951 people from 8,805 families this morning compared to 34,597 people from 8, 573 families yesterday.

Q&A with PM during his visit to Kelantan

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 01:37

Excerpt of Q&A with Datuk Seri Najib Razak at the press conference during his visit to Kelantan yesterday.

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.

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.

Flood: Najib announces 3 major relief schemes for victims

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 19:21

KOTA BARU: Datuk Seri Najib Razak today announced three major relief schemes to ease the financial burden of flood victims nationwide.

Najib spends time with evacuees, assesses Kelantan flood situation

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 17:21

TUMPAT: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak who is currently visiting flood victims in Kelantan stopped over at relief centre here and spent sometime with the evacuees.

Najib in Kelantan to lead flood response

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 14:36

KOTA BARU: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak who arrived at the airport just before 2pm was briefed by officials on the worsening flood situation.

Drowned victim’s body found

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 13:26

KEMAMAN: Firemen found the body of Suhaimi Awang who was in a boat mishap several days ago about 100 metres from Geliga bridge, at Kemaman river.

Malacca send aid to Kelantan

By Roshidi Abu Samah - Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 10:34

MALACCA: A convoy carrying aid worth more than RM500,000 for flood victims in Kelantan departed from Seri Negeri here this morning.

Floods: No decision on postponement of new school term: DPM

By TN Alagesh - Friday, December 26, 2014 - 17:46

KUANTAN: Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said the Education Ministry will monitor the situation at schools which are affected by floods before deciding if it was necessary to postpone the new school term next year.

PM Najib’s statement on flood response

Friday, December 26, 2014 - 16:51

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak will return to Malaysia to continue overseeing the response to the floods in five northern states.

Floods: Najib returns to oversee operations

By KOI KYE LEE - Friday, December 26, 2014 - 16:37

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak will return to Malaysia from the United States to oversee the emergency response to the worsening floods in the east coast states.

More food, assets for flood-hit states

By Nik Imran Abdullah - Friday, December 26, 2014 - 12:12

PENGKALAN CHEPA: Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said more logistical support and assets would be mobilised to help people in flood-hit states.