• UK floods: Storm Frank threatens more misery A fresh storm threatens to bring more misery to parts of the UK, including areas already hit by severe flooding. Storm Frank is due to sweep in from Tuesday evening, with Cumbria and south and central Scotland most at risk. There are four severe flood warnings – meaning… [Continue Reading]

    UK floods: Storm Frank threatens more misery
  • Flood: Number of Flood’s Victim in Kelantan Increase Kuala Krai: The number of victims who have moved to evacuation center at Veterinary Hall, increased to 14 families compared to 11 families, the first victim to be evacuated last night. Based on eBanjir portal, until 8 o’clock this morning, the number of victims rose to 47… [Continue Reading]

    Flood: Number of Flood’s Victim in Kelantan Increase
  • UK weather forecasters predict warmest winter solstice on record Uncharacteristically mild temperature on 22 December means Greater London most likely to beat record winter warmth of 16.1C It could be the mildest 22 December since records began, with forecasters saying the unsettled weather sweeping across Britain could last until Christmas Eve. The uncharacteristically mild temperature… [Continue Reading]

    UK weather forecasters predict warmest winter solstice on record
  • TAWAU: A 6.2-magnitude earthquake in Kalimantan, Indonesia sent tremors to the east coast towns of Tawau,  Lahad Datu, Semporna and Kunak early yesterday morning, jostling the people from their slumber. Fire and Rescue Department personnel were despatched to check on buildings in Tawau town areas after receiving seven emergency calls from the public. The epicentre… [Continue Reading]

    Tremors rock east coast towns in Sabah
  • Drivers in Wales warned about ignoring flood road signs Drivers have been urged not to ignore signs warning of flooding on the roads after four people had to be rescued. Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service warned flood water can pose a “serious threat” to people, as well as causing serious damage to… [Continue Reading]

    Drivers in Wales warned about ignoring flood road signs
  • Residents evacuated in Nibong Tebal flash floods NIBONG TEBAL: Flash floods hit low-lying areas at two villages here following torrential rain late yesterday. Some 21 residents were displaced by rising waters that swept through Kampung Sethu and Kampung Changkat in Simpat Ampat here. The situation worsened at about 10.30pm and the residents sought help from… [Continue Reading]

    Residents evacuated in Nibong Tebal flash floods
  • ‘Severe flood situation’ remains in Shannon catchment area 14 Dec 2015 Serious flooding in parts of the River Shannon catchment area is continuing in what the National Emergency Coordination Group has described as a “severe flood situation”. Farmers have said another 10,000 acres of land have been covered by water over the weekend. The farmers… [Continue Reading]

    ‘Severe flood situation’ remains in Shannon catchment area
  • Over 400 flood victims in Selangor SHAH ALAM: The number of flood evacuees in Selangor has increased to 443. State Fire and Rescue Department assistant director Mohd Sani Harul said 108 families were affected so far, compared with 309 people from 77 families earlier. In a statement Monday, he said a new relief centre was… [Continue Reading]

    Over 400 flood victims in Selangor