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July 16, 2018 3:30 PM Salcon clinches RM71m storm water pumping station job in Sri Lanka

PETALING JAYA: Salcon Bhd has bagged a US$6.8 million (RM27.7 million) and 1.718 billion rupees (RM43.6 million) storm water pumping station contract in Sri Lanka. The group said in a statement today that its wholly owned subsidiary Salcon Engineering Bhd received a letter of acceptance dated July 12 from the Ministry of Megapolis & Western Development 5

July 12, 2018 7:47 AM 2,575 flood victim families in Kota Belud receive aid

KOTA BELUD: A total of 2,575 families who were affected by floods in the district last year, received aid from the National Disaster Management Agency (APBN) today. Deputy Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment Minister Isnaraissah Munirah Majilis said the families affected by the Dec 2017 floods received RM500 each. "This relief 7

July 5, 2018 4:03 AM SK Long Bemang closed due to floods in S'wak

MIRI: Lessons at Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Long Bemang in Baram, which has an enrolment of 120 students, was interrupted today due to floods. Sarawak Disaster Management Committee Secretariat spokesperson Major (PA) Ismail Mahedin said the school session was ended early when the flood water in the school and at the teachers' quarters rose to 1.5 metres 6

June 16, 2018 8:20 AM Kepong MP wants clarification on land sale to Umno linked company

KUALA LUMPUR: Kepong Member of Parliament Lim Lip Eng has urged Chief Secretary to the Government (KSN) Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa to clarify a land deal in Taman Wahyu here, which was sold below market value to an Umno-linked company. Speaking to reporters at the Jinjang Flood Retention Pond here today, Lim said the 35.2ha land was sold to Maqamad Sdn Bhd (formerly 6

June 2, 2018 12:29 AM Only three flood victims remained in Penampang relief centre

PENAMPANG: Only three flood victims are still housed at the temporary relief centre (PPS) in Penampang Cultural Centre in Penampang district as at 4pm compared to 36 people from 12 families this morning. According to a statement from the Sabah State Disaster Management Committee, the other victims had moved out to stay with their relatives 5

May 31, 2018 7:15 AM Evacuations urged in Hawaii as lava flow advances

LOS ANGELES: Authorities urged people in Hawaii Wednesday to evacuate an area at risk of being cut off by a flood of lava from the erupting Kilauea volcano. "Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports that lava from several fissures continues to advance toward the Kapoho area," a Civil Defence message said, referencing an area that was devastated during a 1960 eruption 6

May 30, 2018 7:40 AM No, don't roast marshmallows at the Hawaii volcano

LOS ANGELES: Someone actually asked the US Geological Survey if it is OK to roast marshmallows over volcanic lava. The query came on Twitter and with a caveat — "assuming you had a long enough stick." "Erm... we're going to have to say no, that's not safe. (Please don't try!)," the USGS said. Volcanic vents, the fissures in the ground from which lava flows 12

May 29, 2018 1:26 AM Floods inundate 98 houses in SPT, Penang

BUKIT MERTAJAM: Floods caused by incessant rain lasting more than four hours have inundated several areas in Seberang Perai Tengah (SPT), affecting 98 houses. District police chief ACP Nik Ros Azhan Nik Abdul Hamid said strong winds and heavy rain swept over SPT from 11.30pm till 3am today with the tide rising to 2.4 metres at 12.01am. According to Nik Ros Azhan 10

May 27, 2018 2:07 AM Over 250 Lunas villagers hit by flash floods

KULIM: More than 250 residents of 10 villages in Lunas have been affected by flash floods due to heavy rain from 2pm to 8pm yesterday. Lunas state assemblyman Azman Nasrudin said all the victims were placed at two flood relief centres opened at the Sungai Seluang Mosque and Taman Sang Kancil Surau. "The main road connecting Padang Serai and Lunas was also flooded 10

April 18, 2018 11:12 PM Bandar Tasik Selatan hit by mud flood after heavy downpour

SIBU, April 19 ― Heavy downpour since late afternoon yesterday caused an apartment area near the ongoing construction of the Sungai Besi-Ulu Kelang Expressway in Bandar Tasik Selatan here to be inundated with mud flood. Kuala Lumpur Fire Operation Division Assistant Director Ruhisha Haris said strong winds during the heavy rain had also caused the roofs 8