covid-19

  • RM10,000 compound to ensure strong compliance of SOPs, says health minister

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    RM10,000 compound to ensure strong compliance of SOPs, says health minister

  • Allow private hospitals to buy and offer Covid-19 vaccine, says Penang govt

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    Allow private hospitals to buy and offer Covid-19 vaccine, says Penang govt

  • Covid-19: Cases up slightly to 1,745, seven more deaths

    1 hour ago

    Covid-19: Cases up slightly to 1,745, seven more deaths

  • Pensioner pleads guilty to organising wedding feast in Mentakab during MCO

    1 hour ago

    Pensioner pleads guilty to organising wedding feast in Mentakab during MCO

  • Pakatan blasts Takiyuddin for ‘excuses’ in delaying Parliament convening

    1 hour ago

    Pakatan blasts Takiyuddin for ‘excuses’ in delaying Parliament convening

  • Covid-19 smart vaccination certificate on the cards, says health minister

    2 hours ago

    Covid-19 smart vaccination certificate on the cards, says health minister

  • City council enforcers in Penang eligible for Covid-19 vaccination under Phase One, says CM

    2 hours ago

    City council enforcers in Penang eligible for Covid-19 vaccination under Phase One, says CM

  • Health minister announces provision for electronic surveillance of Covid-19 patients, close contacts

    3 hours ago

    Health minister announces provision for electronic surveillance of Covid-19 patients, close contacts

  • Covid-19: 23 new infections in Singapore, including two in the community

    3 hours ago

    Covid-19: 23 new infections in Singapore, including two in the community

  • Don’t let private hospitals jump the vaccination queue ― no special privileges for the rich! ― Suaram

    4 hours ago

    Don’t let private hospitals jump the vaccination queue ― no special privileges for the rich! ― Suaram

  • Perak receives another batch of Covid-19 vaccines today

    5 hours ago

    Perak receives another batch of Covid-19 vaccines today

  • S.Korea probing two deaths after AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine

    6 hours ago

    S.Korea probing two deaths after AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine

  • AirAsia unveils ‘Asean Unlimited’ to ensure smooth take-off when travel returns

    7 hours ago

    AirAsia unveils ‘Asean Unlimited’ to ensure smooth take-off when travel returns

  • Malaysians celebrate as GSC given green light to reopen this Friday

    7 hours ago

    Malaysians celebrate as GSC given green light to reopen this Friday

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  • Queen of country music Dolly Parton gets vaccinated with Moderna vaccine she helped to fund (VIDEO)

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    Queen of country music Dolly Parton gets vaccinated with Moderna vaccine she helped to fund (VIDEO)

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 3 — Country singer Dolly Parton has been inoculated with the Covid-19 vaccine she helped to fund. Taking to her social media with the caption “Dolly gets a...

  • ‘All hands on deck’: Private hospitals being used as vaccination centres, says Khairy

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    ‘All hands on deck’: Private hospitals being used as vaccination centres, says Khairy

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 3 — Private hospitals such as the Pantai Hospital are already being used as vaccination centres for private health care workers for phase one of...

  • UK to receive 10 million AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine doses from India's Serum Institute

    8 hours ago

    UK to receive 10 million AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine doses from India's Serum Institute

    LONDON, March 3 ― The UK will receive 10 million AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine doses made by the Serum Institute of India (SII), the UK government said in a statement yesterday....

  • Africa’s Covid-19 fight boosted as jabs reach Nigeria, Angola

    8 hours ago

    Africa’s Covid-19 fight boosted as jabs reach Nigeria, Angola

    ABUJA (Kenya), March 3 ― Millions of coronavirus shots from the global Covax scheme have arrived in Nigeria, Angola and Kenya, as African countries ramp up their vaccine...

  • Report: Saudi Arabia says Covid-19 vaccination required for 2021 Haj

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    Report: Saudi Arabia says Covid-19 vaccination required for 2021 Haj

    LONDON, March 3 ― Saudi Arabia's health ministry has ruled that only people who have been vaccinated against Covid-19 will be allowed to attend the haj this year, Saudi...

  • 11 hours ago

    Our mysteriously disappearing Cabinet

    MARCH 3 — If I could summarise one year under Perikatan Nasional in two words, they would be: quiet dreadful. As for two words that would describe the regular thoughts of the...

  • Texas governor lifts state's mask mandate, business restrictions

    11 hours ago

    Texas governor lifts state's mask mandate, business restrictions

    HOUSTON, March 3 ― Texas governor Greg Abbott issued the most sweeping rollback of coronavirus restrictions of any US state yesterday, lifting a mask mandate and saying most...

  • Biden orders states to prioritise vaccinations for teachers; sets one-shot target by end-March

    12 hours ago

    Biden orders states to prioritise vaccinations for teachers; sets one-shot target by end-March

    WASHINGTON, March 3 ― President Joe Biden yesterday ordered US states to prioritise Covid-19 vaccinations for teachers to ensure children could return to school quickly and...

  • Biden takes steps to help Merck boost Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine supply

    12 hours ago

    Biden takes steps to help Merck boost Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine supply

    WASHINGTON, March 3 ― Merck & Co Inc will help make rival Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine in order to boost the slower-than- promised production of the one-dose...

  • Pele gets Covid vaccine, hails ‘unforgettable’ day

    14 hours ago

    Pele gets Covid vaccine, hails ‘unforgettable’ day

    SAO PAULO, March 3 — Brazilian football great Pele, 80, received a Covid-19 vaccine Tuesday, a moment he described as “unforgettable” while urging people not to let down...

  • Serie A faces another fixture farce after Torino no-show for Lazio game

    14 hours ago

    Serie A faces another fixture farce after Torino no-show for Lazio game

    ROME, March 3 — Lazio’s Serie A match against Torino descended into farce on Tuesday as the capital club named a team and turned up at the Stadio Olimpico despite their...

  • Experts take dim view of Covid-19 ‘vaccine passport’ for Malaysians

    14 hours ago

    Experts take dim view of Covid-19 ‘vaccine passport’ for Malaysians

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 3 — As countries like Israel, Australia and the UK roll out Covid-19 vaccination passports in an attempt to restore normalcy, health experts here are...

  • Science Ministry begins Covid-19 vaccine tracing project using blockchain, says deputy minister

    20 hours ago

    Science Ministry begins Covid-19 vaccine tracing project using blockchain, says deputy minister

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 2 — The Science, Technology and Innovation Ministry (Mosti) and Mimos Bhd, with the assistance of the Health Ministry, have begun a vaccine tracing project...

  • Sabah creates ‘travel bubble’ between KK resorts and Mantani island

    21 hours ago

    Sabah creates ‘travel bubble’ between KK resorts and Mantani island

    KOTA KINABALU, March 2 — With inter-district ban movement still barred here, the Sabah government has approved a “travel bubble” between two private resorts here and...

  • Sweden heading into third wave of pandemic, Covid czar warns

    21 hours ago

    Sweden heading into third wave of pandemic, Covid czar warns

    STOCKHOLM, March 2 — Sweden appeared headed into a third wave of the pandemic, the Health Agency said today, as it tightened crowd restrictions for shops amid a recent rise in...

  • DBKL: Busking allowed inside premises only

    22 hours ago

    DBKL: Busking allowed inside premises only

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 2 — Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) announced that buskers, or street musicians, have been allowed to resume their performance from 3pm to 9pm for a maximum of...

  • Kelantan, Melaka, N. Sembilan begin Covid-19 immunisation programme today

    23 hours ago

    Kelantan, Melaka, N. Sembilan begin Covid-19 immunisation programme today

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 2 — Three more states started the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme today with leaders and frontline members receiving the Covid-19 vaccine,...

  • Ismail Sabri: Free travel between KL and Selangor but police nod needed to enter Putrajaya

    23 hours ago

    Ismail Sabri: Free travel between KL and Selangor but police nod needed to enter Putrajaya

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 2 — Residents of the city and Selangor may move between both without special permission but must apply to the police in order to enter Putrajaya for non-work...

  • Finas: Cinemas may reopen in both CMCO, RMCO zones; filming also allowed

    23 hours ago

    Finas: Cinemas may reopen in both CMCO, RMCO zones; filming also allowed

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 2 — Cinemas in conditional movement control order (CMCO) and recovery movement control order (RMCO) areas may resume operations, the National Film...

  • Malaysia gives conditional nod to three Covid-19 vaccines: AstraZeneca, CoronaVac and Comirnaty

    23 hours ago

    Malaysia gives conditional nod to three Covid-19 vaccines: AstraZeneca, CoronaVac and Comirnaty

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 2 — Malaysia’s Drug Control Authority has today agreed to grant several Covid-19 vaccines conditional registration for use during disaster, Health...

  • CMCO vs RMCO: What’s the difference?

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    CMCO vs RMCO: What’s the difference?

    KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 2 — Earlier today, Senior Defence Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob announced that states still under the movement control order (MCO) will return to the...