News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Malaysia floods

Malaysia floods force 23,000 to leave homes

Floods in two northeast Malaysian states have now forced almost 23,000 people from their homes and extra relief centres have been opened, rescue officials said Wednesday.

Jan 04, 2017, 14:02 PM IST

Floods hit Malaysia, thousands evacuated

The Golok river, which lies on the border between Malaysia and Thailand, has flooded the busy Kelantan town of Rantau Panjang, news reports said.

Jan 03, 2017, 14:04 PM IST

Over 132,000 affected by Malaysia floods

The total number of people affected by the floods in Malaysia Saturday escalated to over 132,000, officials said.

Dec 27, 2014, 15:23 PM IST

Five killed in Malaysia floods, Razak cuts short holiday in US

Five people, including a toddler, have been killed and over 100,000 people evacuated in Malaysia after one of the country's worst floods hit four states, forcing Prime Minister Najib Razak to cut short his holiday in the US.

Dec 26, 2014, 17:56 PM IST