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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.

DPM: Govt to utilise all assets to help flood victims

By Rozanna Latiff and Teoh Pei Ying - Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 19:06

SUBANG JAYA: Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today reassured the public that the country was in good hands while Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak was away.

Floods: Najib orders for efforts to be stepped up

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 16:53

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said all relevant agencies and volunteers involved in flood operations are doing their utmost best in rendering assistance to victims.

Perak Sultan orders cancellation of New Year festivities

By Hariz Mohd - Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 16:01

KUALA KANGSAR: The Sultan of Perak Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah issued a decree today for all entertainment-related New Year celebrations in the state, which involve the state government or any of its agencies, to be cancelled.

Flood: Winching method applied to airdrop supplies in Kelantan

By FAZLEENA AZIZ - Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 15:05

KUALA LUMPUR: As the flood situation worsens in the east coast of the Peninsula, the Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) is prioritising its efforts to send food and medicine supplies to the affected areas via helicopters using the winching method.

Finance ministry approves RM50m immediate aid for flood-hit states

By SYED UMAR ARIFF - Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 13:29

KUALA LUMPUR: The Finance Ministry has approved an emergency allocation of RM50 million to five states affected by the floods.

Floods worsen, displacing 90,000 in five states

Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 13:21

KUALA LUMPUR: The floods ravaging five states in the peninsula showed no signs of letting up, displacing 90,250 people as of this morning in what is seen as the biggest number of flood evacuees in the nation's history.

Floods: Sungai Kelantan breaches danger mark by 10m

Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 11:17

KOTA BARU: Kelantan is bracing for the worst as the water level of Sungai Kelantan in Kuala Krai rose almost 10m above the danger mark this morning to 34.77m.

All agencies and assets directed to carry out effective flood relief activities: PM

By B.Suresh Ram - Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 07:33

KUALA LUMPUR: All agencies and assets have been directed to carry out an effective flood relief activities said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak.

Flood: Rescue boat capsizes, couple missing

By Zarina Abdullah - Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 19:59

KEMAMAN: A couple went missing after a State Fire and Rescue Department boat ferrying flood victims to a relief centre capsized when it got caught in a whirlpool this afternoon.

3 killed, 3 injured in Gurun explosion

By Zahratulhayat Mat - Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 19:22

GURUN: A soldier, his eight-year-old daughter and their young neighbour were killed while two others were seriously injured when an explosive device exploded at their home in Taman Ria Mesra here about 4.30pm today.

Updated: 2 buried under LRT concrete slab, recovered

By Kalbana Perimbanayagam - Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 19:21

KUALA LUMPUR: Six construction workers were injured, while two more are believed to still be trapped under liquid concrete, which collapsed at Ampang (AMG) LRT Extension Project site in Kampung Kuala Sungai Baru.

Celebrate Christmas in harmony, respect: Najib

Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 18:09

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has called on Malaysians to once again come together in the spirit of harmony, acceptance and respect in celebrating Christmas tomorrow.