Daily Archives: January 10, 2021

PM Muhyiddin visits flood victims in Pahang

TEMERLOH, Jan 10 — Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin visited flood victims housed in two relief centres in Pahang today. The prime minister’s visit to the relief centres at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Seberang Temerloh here and Sekolah Menengah Tengku Ampuan Afzan in Maran brought out the smiles and some relief to the evacuees, who have

Federal, state govts should work together to ensure welfare of flood victims – PM Muhyiddin

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 10 — The federal and state governments need to work together to ensure the welfare of flood victims, so that it is not only limited to the provision of daily necessities while they are housed at relief centres, says Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin. He said efforts to help the victims should continue

At Least 11 Dead in Indonesia Landslides

Indonesian officials say at least 11 people are dead and 18 others injured in back-to-back landslides in Sumedang regency, West Java, Saturday night. “The first landslide happened due to heavy rain and unstable soil condition in that area,” Raditya Jati, an official with Indonesia’s National Agency for Disaster Management (BNPB), said in a statement. “A

Indonesian Authorities Locate Black Boxes from Sriwijaya Air Passenger Plane 

JAKARTA, INDONESIA – Indonesian aviation authorities said Sunday they had located the two black boxes from the Sriwijaya Air passenger plane that crashed shortly after takeoff from Jakarta Saturday. Speaking to reporters, Soerjanto Tjahjanto, head of Indonesia’s transport safety agency said that divers would look for them, hoping to retrieve them soon. The devices contain