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 17): Kelantan, Terengganu and north Peninsula are expected to be inundated by floods next month, according to the National Disaster Management Agency (Nadma).
IPOH (Oct 17): All trekking paths in permanent forest reserves under the jurisdiction of the Perak Forestry Department will be closed for three months, effective this Nov 1.
IPOH (Oct 17): The number of flash flood evacuees in Sungai Siput has risen to 212 from as at 7am today from 207 recorded yesterday.