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Business 27 Dec 2013 | 9:15 AM

Food prices; a bricks and mortar problem for Indian economy

GURGAON, India: Three months since journeying more than 700 milesfrom his village in central India to take a job in this bustling city near the capital, New Delhi, Charan is already looking forward to a 10 percent pay rise. He isn't an engineer or programmer. He hauls bricks and sand at a local construction site for less than $100 a month.

Community 27 Dec 2013 | 12:00 AM

Flood victims offered helping hand by employees of Mondelez Malaysia

The recent monsoon floods have claimed thousands of homes, displacing residents all across the Pahang state.

Nation 26 Dec 2013 | 5:41 PM

Education Ministry prepared for second wave of floods

PETALING JAYA: The Education Ministry is prepared to provide temporary location for students if a second wave of flood hits the country.

Business 26 Dec 2013 | 9:22 AM

Remittances from abroad throw lifeline to Philippines' typhoon survivors

PALO, Philippines: A sister living on the other side of the world gave Roberto Retanal what he needed most to piece his humble home back together after the devastating typhoon that tore through his village in the central Philippines last month.

World 26 Dec 2013 | 8:20 AM

Remittances throw lifeline to Philippines' typhoon survivors

PALO, Philippines (Reuters) - A sister living on the other side of the world gave Roberto Retanal what he needed most to piece his humble home back together after the devastating typhoon that tore through his village in the central Philippines last month.

Business 26 Dec 2013 | 7:56 AM

Turkish markets hit due to corruption scandal

ISTANBUL: Turkish financial markets slumped on Wednesday despite a promise from the central bank to support the lira, after one of three Turkish ministers resigning in a corruption scandal called for Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan to follow suit.

World 26 Dec 2013 | 5:22 AM

Turkish markets hit after minister urges Erdogan to quit

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish financial markets slumped on Wednesday despite a promise from the central bank to support the lira, after one of three Turkish ministers resigning in a corruption scandal called for Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan to follow suit.

Nation 25 Dec 2013 | 5:38 PM

Companies urged to donate school items to children of flood victims

KUANTAN: Private companies and corporate bodies have been urged to help children of flood victims in Pahang who needed essential back-to-school items.

Nation 25 Dec 2013 | 4:55 PM

MCMC asked to find a way to provide TV sets for flood victims

KUANTAN: Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek said the Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has been asked to work out a way to get a television for each family affected by the recent floods.

World 25 Dec 2013 | 12:55 AM

Suicide car bomb kills 15 at Egyptian police compound

CAIRO (Reuters) - A suicide bomber detonated a car packed with explosives at a police compound in Egypt's Nile Delta on Tuesday, killing 15 people, the interior ministry said, in one of the deadliest attacks since the army deposed President Mohamed Mursi in July.