covid-19

  • Nine new Covid-19 clusters today point to growing number since Emergency began in January

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    Nine new Covid-19 clusters today point to growing number since Emergency began in January

  • US calls for pause to J&J Covid-19 vaccine over rare blood clots

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    US calls for pause to J&J Covid-19 vaccine over rare blood clots

  • Ismail Sabri: EMCO in four localities in Sabah; four villages in Pahang from tomorrow

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    Ismail Sabri: EMCO in four localities in Sabah; four villages in Pahang from tomorrow

  • Ringgit ends lower against US dollar

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    Ringgit ends lower against US dollar

  • Medvedev positive for Covid-19, withdraws from Monte Carlo

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    Medvedev positive for Covid-19, withdraws from Monte Carlo

  • Tawau police to track down residents who flee from EMCO localities

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    Tawau police to track down residents who flee from EMCO localities

  • Sarawak religious heads back Covid-19 vaccination, urges Sarawakians to sign up

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    Sarawak religious heads back Covid-19 vaccination, urges Sarawakians to sign up

  • Strategic intervention required to get priority groups to register for Covid-19 vaccination, says Bandar Kuching MP

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    Strategic intervention required to get priority groups to register for Covid-19 vaccination, says Bandar Kuching MP

  • DCM tells Sarawakians not to worry about Covid-19 vax supply, says Putrajaya has given its word

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    DCM tells Sarawakians not to worry about Covid-19 vax supply, says Putrajaya has given its word

  • Minister Zulkifli denies abusing funds after viral clip, says private jet flight in Saudi sponsored by Muslim World League (VIDEO)

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    Minister Zulkifli denies abusing funds after viral clip, says private jet flight in Saudi sponsored by Muslim World League (VIDEO)

  • Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos tests positive for Covid-19

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    Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos tests positive for Covid-19

  • As Covid-19 pandemic far from over, WHO warns public not to let guard down during Ramadan, Wesak

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    As Covid-19 pandemic far from over, WHO warns public not to let guard down during Ramadan, Wesak

  • Russia reports 8,173 new Covid-19 cases, 338 deaths

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    Russia reports 8,173 new Covid-19 cases, 338 deaths

  • Poll shows rising confidence among Malaysians towards Perikatan govt’s handling of Covid-19

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    Poll shows rising confidence among Malaysians towards Perikatan govt’s handling of Covid-19

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  • Austrian Health Minister Anschober says he is stepping down, exhausted

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    Austrian Health Minister Anschober says he is stepping down, exhausted

    VIENNA, April 13 —  Austrian Health Minister Rudolf Anschober of the Greens, the junior partner in the conservative-led coalition, said today he is stepping down, exhausted...

  • Covid-19: 14 new infections in Singapore, all imported

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    Covid-19: 14 new infections in Singapore, all imported

    SINGAPORE, April 13 — Singapore reported 14 new cases of Covid-19 on Tuesday (April 13), all of which were imported. All 14 cases had been placed on stay-home notices upon...

  • Youth and Sports Ministry: No guarantee Harimau Malaya squad will be vaccinated before UAE mission

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    Youth and Sports Ministry: No guarantee Harimau Malaya squad will be vaccinated before UAE mission

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 13 — The Youth and Sports Ministry cannot give a guarantee that the Harimau Malaya football squad will receive their Covid-19 vaccine shots before travelling...

  • India approves Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine

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    India approves Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine

    NEW DELHI, April 13 — India has authorised emergency use of Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine, the health ministry said today, as infection rates soar to record highs and...

  • Relief for parents as Puay Chai 2 primary school shuts temporarily following Covid-19 outbreak

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    Relief for parents as Puay Chai 2 primary school shuts temporarily following Covid-19 outbreak

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 13 — SJK (C) Puay Chai 2 will be shutting temporarily, in stages starting today, following a Covid-19 outbreak at the school. This comes as a relief for...

  • Dr Adham: Sarawak to get 500 health workers to help contain Covid-19 spike

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    Dr Adham: Sarawak to get 500 health workers to help contain Covid-19 spike

    KUALA LUMPUR, 13 April — About 500 staff of the Health Ministry will be mobilised to Sarawak to help contain the increase in Covid-19 cases in the state, said Health Minister...

  • Thailand reports 965 new Covid-19 cases as biggest holiday begins

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    Thailand reports 965 new Covid-19 cases as biggest holiday begins

    BANGKOK, April 13 — Thailand today reported 965 new Covid-19 cases after registering record rises in the past two days as the country started its Songkran new year holiday amid...

  • Australia reports second Astrazeneca blood clot case, vaccine rollout steady

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    Australia reports second Astrazeneca blood clot case, vaccine rollout steady

    SYDNEY, April 13 — Australia said today a second person had been diagnosed with a blood clot after receiving the AstraZeneca Plc vaccine but there had been no rise in...

  • Dr Adham: Nearly 410,000 have completed both Covid jabs

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    Dr Adham: Nearly 410,000 have completed both Covid jabs

    KUALA LUMPUR, 13 April — A total of 409,784 individuals in the first phase of the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme have completed receiving both doses of their...

  • Covid-19 pandemic ‘a long way from over’, WHO’s Tedros says

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    Covid-19 pandemic ‘a long way from over’, WHO’s Tedros says

    GENEVA, April 13 — Confusion and complacency in addressing Covid-19 means the pandemic is a long way from over, but it can be brought under control in months with proven public...

  • Khairy: Malaysia’s Covid-19 vaccine supply assured, enough shots for 80pc by October

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    Khairy: Malaysia’s Covid-19 vaccine supply assured, enough shots for 80pc by October

    KUALA LUMPUR, 13 April — Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin has assured the public that Malaysia will have enough Covid-19 vaccines to cover 80 per...

  • World Bank, Gavi urge countries with excess Covid-19 vaccines to release them

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    World Bank, Gavi urge countries with excess Covid-19 vaccines to release them

    WASHINGTON, April 13 — World Bank President David Malpass and José Manuel Barroso, chair of the Gavi vaccine alliance, on Monday discussed the importance of countries with...

  • Tour group limit to be raised from 20 to 50, eight-hour restriction on tours scrapped, says Singapore Tourism Board

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    Tour group limit to be raised from 20 to 50, eight-hour restriction on tours scrapped, says Singapore Tourism Board

    SINGAPORE, April 13 — The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) will be easing restrictions for tour operators from Wednesday (April 14) onwards, paving the way for larger tour groups...

  • Explainer: Why a person fully vaccinated against Covid-19 can still get infected and what it means

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    Explainer: Why a person fully vaccinated against Covid-19 can still get infected and what it means

    SINGAPORE, April 13 — News of a migrant worker who contracted Covid-19 even though he had been fully vaccinated may have caused some alarm, but infectious disease experts said...

  • New York’s Fashion Week to return in-person in September

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    New York’s Fashion Week to return in-person in September

    NEW YORK April 13 — New York’s Fashion Week is anticipating a return to in-person runway shows in September, after two previous editions that were largely virtual because of...

  • Regeneron says antibody injection drastically reduced Covid infection

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    Regeneron says antibody injection drastically reduced Covid infection

    WASHINGTON, April 13 — People who were exposed to Covid and received under-the-skin injections of Regeneron’s synthetic antibody treatment were 81 per cent less likely to...

  • Pandemic hits ‘critical point’ as Europe deaths top one million

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    Pandemic hits ‘critical point’ as Europe deaths top one million

    GENEVA, April 13 — Europe passed the grim milestone of one million coronavirus deaths yesterday, as the World Health Organization warned that infections are rising exponentially...

  • UK hits key vaccine target just as pubs, shops and salons reopen

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    UK hits key vaccine target just as pubs, shops and salons reopen

    UK hits key vaccine target just as pubs, shops and salons reopen LONDON, April 13 — Britain said late Monday it had hit a target to offer a coronavirus vaccine first dose to all...

  • Study: English Covid variant not linked to more serious infections

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    Study: English Covid variant not linked to more serious infections

    PARIS, April 13 — The English variant of the novel coronavirus does not increase the severity of Covid-19 compared to other strains, according to research published today that...

  • Bukit Aman: Terrorism threats reduced amid pandemic

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    Bukit Aman: Terrorism threats reduced amid pandemic

    KUALA LUMPUR, 13 April — The spread of the Covid-19 outbreak in the country has indirectly helped reduce terrorism threats in the country, says Bukit Aman Special...

  • More Ibrahimovic controversy after lockdown restaurant 'meeting'

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    More Ibrahimovic controversy after lockdown restaurant 'meeting'

    ROME, 13 April — Zlatan Ibrahimovic was again in the headlines for non-football reasons on Monday after he was reportedly pictured in a Milan restaurant while the city was in a...