Daily Archives: January 4, 2021

Virtusa Named a Leader in Pega Services by Everest Group

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, announced that it has been named

Body believed to be Md Rajihan found 15 metres from sunken car

The body of a man believed to be Md Rajihan Junaidi, who was swept away by floodwaters with his car at Batu 18, Jalan Kluang-Mersing, Kluang, since Saturday, was found around 15 metres from the location of his sunken vehicle

Despite reminders, some flood victims still refuse to evacuate

Despite calls by the authorities for flood victims to obey orders, some still refused to budge when it was time to evacuate.This was witnessed by a middle-aged couple stranded on the upper floors of a shophouse in the Kota Tinggi

Family spends 10 hours on roof beam as floods sweep across Pahang

-- After spending 10 hours on the roof beam of her house, student Nur Aleeya Maisarah Mansor considers herself lucky to have survived the floods that inundated her home yesterday.Relating her experience, she said she had not expected to face

Social media helps rescue stranded, isolated flood victims

The power of social media has helped rescue flood victims trapped in their homes and isolated from neighbours.A resident of Kampung Ajai, Dong in Raub, about 161 kilometres from here, Mansor Omar, 50, said he was informed that a picture

Number of flood victims rises in Pahang, Perak, Selangor, Terengganu, drops in Johor

-- The number of people affected by floods in Pahang, Perak, Selangor and Terengganu continued to rise as of this evening, even as Johor’s number decreased slightly. Meanwhile, there was very little change in the flood situation in Kelantan.In Pahang,

Water supply to seven areas in Hulu Selangor restored at 6 pm – Air Selangor

Water supply to seven areas in Hulu Selangor affected by the shut down of the Sungai Selisek Water Treatment Plant (LRA) was fully restored at 6 pm today.Pengurusan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Air Selangor) corporate communications head Elina Baseri said,

128,000 fishermen expected to contribute to new insurance scheme by August

-- A total of 128,000 fishermen are expected to contribute to the Self-Employment Social Security Scheme (SKSPS) by August this year.Malaysian Fisheries Development Authority (LKIM) director-general Othman Abdul Latiff said the scheme was to replace th...

Floods claim third victim, 3 others still missing

The floods that hit several states has claimed another life today, while three others are feared drowned.Ikmal Hakimi Mahasan, 20, a student of Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) who was reported missing yesterday was found drowned in Kampung Bento...

Water level at Tasik Kenyir under control, not the cause of floods

-- The water level in Tasik Kenyir is still under control and not the cause of floods in some districts in Terengganu and Kelantan as claimed on social media.Head of the Secretariat of the State Disaster Management Committee, Lieutenant Colonel