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  1. 160,000 flee Malaysia floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    The number of people evacuated due to Malaysia's worst-ever floods jumped to more than 160,000 on Saturday, as Prime Minister Najib Razak reached the worst-hit state after cutting short a vacation in the United States. Najib arrived in Kelantan, which has faced the biggest problems among eight affected states, following his return from Hawaii on Friday after public criticism he had been absent as flooding worsened.

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  2. Over 100,000 Evacuated In Four Flood-Hit StatesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    The number of people evacuated in the four flood-hit states of Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang and Perak stood at 103,649 this morning, with Pahang seeing a sudden rise in the number of evacuees and Kelantan, a slight drop. PAHANG saw a drastic rise in the number of evacuees, to 35,736 this morning from the 28,578 last night.

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  3. Truce in the Name of Flood Victims! Rally behind Najib to fight floods - Kit SiangRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    The Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Razak will arrive in Kelantan today to lead the national flood response after cutting short his vacation in Hawaii. I call for full public support to the Prime Minister-led national response to the country-wide disaster with flood victims already exceeding 120,000 and at least eight deaths in seven states of Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang, Perak, Johore, Perlis and Kedah.

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  4. Malaysia Evacuates Over 120,000 in Flood-Hit Areas, Bernama SaysRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Malaysia has evacuated 120,341 people from floods that have hit seven states, according to a report by state news agency Bernama. The northeastern state of Kelantan had the highest number of evacuees, with 45,467 people relocated as at 9 p.m. local time yesterday, according to the report.

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  5. Malaysia evacuates 120,000 as floods spread to JohorRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Nearly 120,000 Malaysians have been forced out of their homes in the worst flooding in decades, a disaster that has forced Prime Minister Najib Razak to cut short a holiday in the United States. Kuala Lumpur has also cancelled its annual New Year celebration, in a mark of respect for the record number of evacuees, with several state governments following suit.

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  6. the Water Just Came: Stunned by ferocity of floods, Perak villagers...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Some 250 residents of a secluded village near the Perak River here are reeling in shock over the sudden flood that forced many to escape with little more than what they were wearing. Recounting the rapid flooding, Kampung Senggang village head Samsudin Abdul Razak, 58, said the last time he witnessed a flood as vicious as the current inundation was nearly half a century ago, in 1967.

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  7. Record numbers evacuated in Malaysia's worst floods in decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Times

    KUALA LUMPUR: More than 100,000 people have been evacuated from their homes by authorities in five northern states of Malaysia hit by the Southeast Asian' nation's worst monsoon floods in decades. Extremely high levels of floodwater and bad weather have made relocating victims and the transport of food supplies by helicopters difficult, Prime Minister Najib Razak said in a statement.

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  8. Worst floods in decade hit Malaysia, forces thousands to evacuateRead the original story

    Friday | Buenos Aires Herald

    More than 100,000 people have been evacuated from their homes by authorities in five northern states of Malaysia hit by the Southeast Asian' nation's worst monsoon floods in decades. Extremely high levels of floodwater and bad weather have made relocating victims and the transport of food supplies by helicopters difficult, Prime Minister Najib Razak said in a statement.

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  9. Relief for Malaysia flood victims intensifiedRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    The Malaysian government has intensified rescue and relief operations for flood victims following Deputy Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin's visit to the worst hit state of Kelantan Friday. Describing the floods as worse than anticipated, Muhyiddin demanded the deployment of more helicopters, boats and vehicles to reach and help the affected, Xinhua reported.

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  10. Malaysia's monsoon floods seen crippling December palm supply - industryRead the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    Severe monsoon flooding in Malaysia that has forced more than a hundred thousand people to evacuate, is likely to cause a bigger-than-expected disruption to crude palm oil production in the world's No.2 producer, planters and traders said. This will give legs to the recovery in benchmark Malaysian palm oil prices, which plunged to their five-year lows of 1,914 ringgit three months ago on fears of overwhelming supplies of rival oilseeds, and took another beating in early December from a slide in crude oil prices.

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  11. Number of flood victims in Kelantan, Terengganu, Perak upRead the original story

    Friday | Pattaya Mail

    The flood situation in Kelantan, Terengganu and Perak worsened tonight with 69,549 victims housed at the relief centres, compared to 68,117 reported this evening. According to the state government's flood portal, the districts involved were Gua Musang, Jeli, Kota Baharu, Kuala Krai, Machang, Pasir Mas, Pasir Puteh, Tanah Merah and Tumpat.

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  12. Malaysia and Thailand flood crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    NO REPORTER NARRATION More than 100,000 people have been evacuated from their homes on Friday in five northern states of Malaysia hit by the country's worst monsoon floods in decades. Extremely high levels of floodwater and bad weather have made relocating victims and the transport of food supplies by helicopter difficult, Prime Minister Najib Razak said in a statement.

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  13. East Coast flood worsens - donate, help the victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    By now, little needs to be said of the worsening flood situation in the East Coast. The number of people evacuated in the four flood-hit states of Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang and Perak stood at 103,649 as of this morning, Bernama reported.

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  14. Flood in northern Malaysian worsensRead the original story

    Thursday | China Daily

    The flood situation in several northern Malaysian states worsened during the last two days with 69,549 victims housed at relief centers so far, reports reaching here said on Friday. In the northern state of Kelantan, the number of flood victims in nine districts increased slightly to 34,955.

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  15. Flood situation in Malaysia worsensRead the original story

    Thursday | Big News Network.com

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  16. Criticism rains on absent leaders as floodwaters riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Lim Kit Siang

    More than 90,000 people have been evacuated in the peninsula's east cost states as floodwaters rise due to incessant rain. While the floods are an annual event, this year's edition has been the worst in living memory.

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  17. Stop Playing Golf, Najib! Over 90,000 displaced by floods - the highest ever but M'sia without a PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Malaysia Chronicle

    As unprecedented floods hit Malaysian states, Prime Minister Najib Razak came in for a tongue-lashing by critics for not being at home to helm a major co-ordinated emergency move to help distraught victims. "How can you smile and happily play golf with Obama while the people at home are terrified and confused about what will happen to them and their property," Chegubard, an Opposition politician, wrote in a scathing attack on the PM's well-known penchant for overseas trips and rubbing shoulders with the world's powerful and wealthy. 2 comments

  18. Flood situation continues to worsen in M'sia's east coast statesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Asia News Network

    The situation in most flood-hit states continues to worsen with the authorities warning of continuing heavy rain in the badly-hit states of Kelantan and Terengganu. The number of evacuees increased to more than 65,000 yesterday with over 26,000 in Kelantan and over 22,000 in Terengganu.

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  19. Tebing tinggi rep gives statement over banner incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Star Online

    IPOH: Police have recorded statements from a DAP leader and two other staff members who witnessed the alleged tearing down of a Christmas and New Year banner by Perkasa members at the Perak DAP headquarters here. However, Tebing Tinggi assemblyman Ong Boon Piow claimed it was not so smooth sailing for him to have his statement over the incident recorded on Tuesday.

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  20. Tasty ventures of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Star Online

    With the year drawing to an end, I would like to wish all readers a Happy New Year and may 2015 bring joy and prosperity to each one of you. As some of you may know, the Food Trail column is into its sixth year running and I am proud to say that I was able to keep up with maintaining this weekly column.

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