PUTRAJAYA (Nov 12): The Federal Court here today dismissed Tenaga Nasional Bhd’s (TNB) application for leave to appeal in the lawsuit brought by residents of Bertam Valley, Cameron Highlands against the company over flash floods in the area in 2013.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 31): Three states - Selangor, Perak and Kedah are still affected by the floods and 1,630 victims still housed in temporary relocation centres as of 8 am today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 24): Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) will identify the flash flood hotspots first before carrying out works on improving the drainage system around the capital city.
BUKIT MERTAJAM (Oct 23: The Penang government should take into account rainfall frequencies over the next five to 10 years as climate change must be considered in strategic development and planning, said Bukit Mertajam MP Steven Sim Chee Keong.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 21): The soil sedimentation which affected the Jalan Tun Razak Selangor Development Corporation (PKNS) Housing Flats in Kampung Baru here was due to the construction of columns (pillars) for the MRT project nearby, said Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 21): Residents in low-lying and flood-prone areas have been warned to be cautious and brace themselves for flash floods, as the transition phase between the southwest and northeast monsoons, continues until early November.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 15): Apart from landslides and fallen trees, several areas around the capital were hit by flash floods, following heavy downpour yesterday afternoon.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 21): Some residents at Taman Ukay Heights, Ampang are having big worries over mud flows and flash floods owing to a project site located uphill of the housing area, reported The Star today.
KLANG (Oct 20): The Selangor Disaster Management Unit has advised all local councils in the state to set in place measures to prevent rain-related mishaps from occurring at construction sites.