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Israel reports subvariant of Delta coronavirus strain | New Straits Times

JERUSALEM: Israel has confirmed a case of a sub-variant of the Delta strain of the coronavirus previously reported in some European countries, the health ministry said.

21/10/2021 4:41:00 AM

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Malaysia denies claim it may join Abraham Accords and normalise relations with Israel

Malaysia denies claim it may join Abraham Accords and normalise relations with Israel

20/10/2021 1:52:00 PM

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Malaysia not normalising ties with Israel - Saifuddin

Malaysia not normalising ties with Israel - Saifuddin

20/10/2021 1:36:00 PM

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UK monitoring 'subvariant' of coronavirus Delta strain | New Straits Times

LONDON: Britain on Tuesday said it was monitoring a subvariant of the Delta strain of the coronavirus, which has been seen in a growing number of cases.

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19/10/2021 6:38:00 PM

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Israel grants Palestinian residency claims, a first since 2009 | New Straits Times

JERUSALEM: Israel granted approval on Tuesday for 4,000 Palestinians to register as residents of the West Bank, the first such move in the Israeli-occupied territory in 12 years.

19/10/2021 4:23:00 PM

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KKM kesan pertambahan 132 varian Delta, 2 varian Beta | Harian Metro

Putrajaya: Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia (KKM) mengesan pertambahan sebanyak 134 kes dijangkiti virus SARS-CoV-2 yang dikategorikan sebagai varian membimbangkan (VOC).

19/10/2021 12:43:00 PM

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Mohd Nizom is new IRB CEO | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: Inland Revenue Board (IRB) deputy chief executive officer (Taxation Operations), Datuk Mohd Nizom Sairi has been appointed its new chief executive officer (CEO) effective today (Oct 19).

19/10/2021 7:28:00 AM

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Covid-19: New Zealand reports record daily cases as Delta spreads | Malay Mail

Covid-19: New Zealand reports record daily cases as Delta spreads | Malay Mail

19/10/2021 7:18:00 AM

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Adamas take their time in deciding duo's fate | New Straits Times

Malaysians may have to wait until the end of the year before they know the fate of the two national weightlifters who failed a doping test in May.

19/10/2021 3:46:00 AM

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UK PM vows democracy will triumph over evil after MP killing | New Straits Times

NSTworld British Prime Minister BorisJohnson led tributes to veteran Conservative MP DavidAmess, who was stabbed to death while meeting constituents, as police probed whether a suspect arrested was motivated by Islamist extremism.

18/10/2021 7:51:00 PM

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UK MPs to pay tribute to slain colleague in parliament | New Straits Times

NSTworld British lawmakers will pay tribute in parliament to their murdered colleague DavidAmess, as counter-terrorism police probed whether a suspect arrested was motivated by Islamist extremism.

18/10/2021 4:25:00 PM

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Rain-sodden Sydney ends lockdown after 106 days | New Straits Times

NSTworld Sydney's more than five million residents have been subjected to a 106-day lockdown, designed to limit the march of the highly transmissible Deltavariant. coronavirus covid19

11/10/2021 4:19:00 AM

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Sydney lockdown ends after 106 days | Malay Mail

Sydney lockdown ends after 106 days | Malay Mail

10/10/2021 5:17:00 PM

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EMCO in two localities in Pahang ends tomorrow | New Straits Times

NSTnation The Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) enforced in two localities in Pahang will end tomorrow as scheduled.

10/10/2021 2:13:00 PM

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Coconuts, oranges, prayers: Two survive 29 days adrift at sea | New Straits Times

KOKOPO: Lost at sea for 29 days, two Solomon Islanders survived on coconuts, oranges and prayers before being rescued 400 kilometres (250 miles) away off the coast of Papua New Guinea.

9/10/2021 5:26:00 PM

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3rd day in a row with no new EMCO | New Straits Times

NSTnation No new locality will be placed under the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO), National Security Council director-general Datuk Rodzi Md Saad said today.

9/10/2021 2:35:00 PM

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PM launches 2021 National Sports Day | New Straits Times

NSTnation PM Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob launches the 2021 National Sports Day at Menara KBS this morning.

9/10/2021 4:32:00 AM

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Another 392 Covid-19 VOC cases detected nationwide | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: Six research institutes on Covid-19 spike protein mutation have identified another 392 Variant of Concern (VOC) cases nationwide between Sept 25 and Oct 6.

7/10/2021 8:43:00 AM

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Covid-19: 392 kes VOC dikesan setakat semalam | Harian Metro

kualalumpur Sebanyak 392 kes positif Covid-19 membabitkan varian yang membimbangkan (VOC) dikesan di dalam negara bagi tempoh 25 September lalu hingga semalam, kata Ketua Pengarah Kesihatan Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.

7/10/2021 8:05:00 AM

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Covid-19: SDMC says only 19 new cases in Sarawak involve lung infection | Malay Mail

Covid-19: SDMC says only 19 new cases in Sarawak involve lung infection

6/10/2021 1:50:00 PM

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Russia reports more than 900 Covid deaths in 24 hours for first time | New Straits Times

NSTworld A government tally recorded 929 Covid19 deaths in the past 24 hours, Russia's highest daily virus death toll since the outbreak of the pandemic coronavirus deltavariant

6/10/2021 11:57:00 AM

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MP SPEAKS | National Cancer Fund needed as Covid-19 pandemic will increase cases

Factors include lost income leading to lack of care.

6/10/2021 10:24:00 AM

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30 Kg Pasir Kelang villagers test positive for Covid-19 | New Straits Times

KOTA BARU: Thirty villagers from Kampung Pasir Kelang in Kuala Krai were tested positive for Covid-19.

6/10/2021 5:45:00 AM

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117 Covid-19 deaths yesterday | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: A total 117 Covid-19-linked fatalities were reported to the Health Ministry as of 11.59pm yesterday.

6/10/2021 5:15:00 AM

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West pushes Russia for answers on Navalny poisoning | Malay Mail

West pushes Russia for answers on Navalny poisoning | Malay Mail

6/10/2021 3:14:00 AM

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Russia says Facebook outage shows why it needs internet sovereignty | Malay Mail

Russia says Facebook outage shows why it needs internet sovereignty | Malay Mail

5/10/2021 4:31:00 PM

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Facebook deletes some content banned in Russia, but still faces fine, says report | Malay Mail

Facebook deletes some content banned in Russia, but still faces fine, says report | Malay Mail

5/10/2021 11:46:00 AM

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8,817 new Covid-19 cases logged today | The Malaysian Insight

8,817 new Covid-19 cases logged today

5/10/2021 9:51:00 AM

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Covid-19: Another 8,817 cases, numbers stay below four figures for third day

Covid-19: Another 8,817 cases, numbers stay below four figures for third day

5/10/2021 9:42:00 AM

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Malaysia’s daily Covid-19 cases stay below 10,000 mark for third consecutive day | Malay Mail

Malaysia’s daily Covid-19 cases stay below 10,000 mark for third consecutive day

5/10/2021 9:41:00 AM

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Pfizer jab prevents severe Covid for at least 6 months: Study | New Straits Times

PARIS: Vaccination with two doses of the Pfizer jab stays highly effective against severe Covid -- including the Delta variant -- for at least six months, an analysis of US patients said Monday.

Khairykj DGHisham DrDzul I have comorbidities & I need my 3rd dose. With delta variant, opening up and vaccine waning after 6 months cases are going to surge. Why can't I pay and get it privately instead of waiting for you to decide where, when and what vaccine I should get.

5/10/2021 8:02:00 AM

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New Zealand to use Covid-19 vaccine certificates as Delta persists | Malay Mail

New Zealand to use Covid-19 vaccine certificates as Delta persists | Malay Mail

5/10/2021 6:14:00 AM

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Russia test fires hypersonic missile from submerged submarine | Malay Mail

Russia test fires hypersonic missile from submerged submarine | Malay Mail

4/10/2021 4:23:00 PM

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New Zealand drops 'Covid zero' goal after Delta outbreak | New Straits Times

NSTworld Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the highly transmissible Deltavariant had proved a 'game-changer' that could not be eliminated. NewZealand Covid19 coronavirus lockdown

4/10/2021 9:46:00 AM

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Seize opportunities presented by Covid-19 pandemic, says Khazanah MD | The Malaysian Insight

Seize opportunities presented by Covid-19 pandemic, says Khazanah MD

4/10/2021 7:36:00 AM

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Hanya 27 kes kematian pandemik Covid-19 di rumah

Malaysia semalam mencatatkan jumlah kes kematian yang dilaporkan sebanyak 118 kes iaitu meningkat berbanding kelmarin 109 kes.

4/10/2021 7:23:00 AM

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Two schools in Sarawak ordered to close after teachers test positive for Covid-19

Two schools in Sarawak ordered to close after teachers test positive for Covid-19

4/10/2021 6:31:00 AM

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Melaka Sentral designed for life under new normal | New Straits Times

MELAKA: The redevelopment of the Melaka Sentral transport terminal, which cost RM3.5 billion to build in Peringgit, will adapt specifications of a ”post-Covid-19” design and use 5G technology.

4/10/2021 4:50:00 AM

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'New drug could be a game-changer' | New Straits Times

Antiviral drugs against Covid-19 could be a game-changer in the pandemic as they could potentially reduce transmission in patients.

4/10/2021 4:32:00 AM

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A new landmark in Melaka | New Straits Times

The state’s transportation terminal, Melaka Sentral, which is located in Bandar Peringgit, will be redeveloped and transformed into a new landmark that is expected to become the most modern transportation hub in the country.

4/10/2021 4:05:00 AM

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Khairy: No need for mega Covid-19 vaccination centres to continue operating | Malay Mail

Khairy: No need for mega Covid-19 vaccination centres to continue operating

3/10/2021 7:05:00 PM

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Just rumours, says Zuraida on formation of new political party | New Straits Times

KOTA BARU: Datuk Zuraida Kamaruddin today denied rumours that a new political party, led by former PKR deputy president Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali, is in the making.

3/10/2021 6:02:00 PM

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Vietnam sees big drop in new Covid-19 deaths and infections | New Straits Times

VIETNAM has basically controlled the ongoing Covid-19 outbreak with a big drop in new infections and deaths, especially in the southern hotspots, said it’s Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh.

3/10/2021 5:48:00 AM

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Sarawak aims to achieve rabies-free status by 2025 | New Straits Times

KUCHING: Sarawak aims to achieve zero-rabies in humans next year and zero-rabies in dogs by 2025.

2/10/2021 10:23:00 AM

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Delta makes cutting AZ dosing gap necessary, says expert | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: Shortening the dosing interval for AstraZeneca vaccines anywhere from four to eight weeks after the first dose is preferred in an environment involving highly infectious variants such as Delta.

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26/9/2021 4:22:00 AM

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France to double Covid vaccine doses for poorer countries | New Straits Times

PARIS: France will double the number of vaccine doses it will send to poorer countries to 120 million, President Emmanuel Macron pledged on Saturday, in a video broadcast during the Global Citizen concert in Paris.

26/9/2021 3:39:00 AM

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Covid-19: 475 cases involving Delta and Beta variants detected nationwide from Sept 13 to 25

PETALING JAYA: Some 475 Covid-19 cases involving the Delta and Beta variants were found nationwide between Sept 13 and 25, says the Health Ministry.

25/9/2021 6:19:00 PM

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Delta variant dominant local variant of concern, but Beta still around

Six local studies detected 475 VOC between Sept 13 and today.

25/9/2021 4:24:00 PM

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475 VOC cases involving Delta and Beta variants detected nationwide | New Straits Times

NSTnation Continuous studies by six research institutes on Covid19 spike protein mutation have identified 475 Variant of Concerns (VOC) cases nationwide where a majority are of the DeltaVariant detected in Sarawak.

25/9/2021 3:26:00 PM

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Covid-19: 475 cases involving Delta and Beta variants detected nationwide from Sept 13 to 25

Covid-19: 475 cases involving Delta and Beta variants detected nationwide from Sept 13 to 25

25/9/2021 2:52:00 PM

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KKM kesan 475 kes varian Delta, Beta | Harian Metro

kualalumpur KKM mengesan tambahan 475 kes Covid-19 membabitkan varian membimbangkan (VOC) yang kesemuanya varian Delta (B.1.617.2) dan varian Beta (B.1.351).

25/9/2021 2:48:00 PM

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Vaccination for children and adolescents the focus now, expert says | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: With the growing number of the country’s adult population being vaccinated, health experts said the threat of the virus has now shifted mainly towards children and adolescents.

23/9/2021 12:45:00 PM

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Sabah to engage experts, use new tech to study Penampang floods | New Straits Times

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government will rope in experts and employ the use of the latest technology to study the causes of the massive floods which hit Penampang recently.

23/9/2021 11:13:00 AM

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Inter-state travel won't lead to spike in new cases, KJ says [NSTTV] | New Straits Times

NSTnation The main culprits for new cases were large gatherings or congregations. Covid19 Clusters Interstate Travel Infections Read more:

23/9/2021 10:56:00 AM

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Inter-state travel won't lead to spike in new cases, KJ says | New Straits Times

NSTnation The main culprits for new cases were large gatherings or congregations. Covid19 Clusters Interstate Travel Infections

23/9/2021 10:31:00 AM

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Kelantan authorities have new strategy to combat vaccine stubbornness | New Straits Times

KOTA BARU: The state government has come up with a new strategy in its bid to increase the number of locals being vaccinated.

22/9/2021 1:24:00 PM

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Man arrested in New York for threatening to kill Dominican leader | New Straits Times

NEW YORK: Federal authorities in New York have arrested a man who they say threatened to kill the president of the Dominican Republic, who is in the city for the UN General Assembly.

22/9/2021 10:43:00 AM

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Iran new president backs nuclear talks but berates US | New Straits Times

NSTworld Iran's new ultraconservative president voiced support in his international debut for reviving a nuclear accord even as he berated the UnitedStates, hailing what he described as its failures. UNGA76

22/9/2021 10:37:00 AM

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WHO: Delta overwhelming other Covid variants of concern | New Straits Times

GENEVA: Delta has all but elbowed out the three other Covid-19 variants of concern, which now represent a tiny fraction of the samples being sequenced, the WHO said Tuesday.

22/9/2021 3:36:00 AM

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Covid-19: Bed occupancy for ICUs at 76 pct | New Straits Times

NSTnation The bed occupancy rate at intensive care units (ICU) treating Covid19 patients in the country is at 76 per cent, with 1,595 beds used, Health director-general Tan Sri DrNoorHisham Abdullah said.

21/9/2021 12:24:00 PM

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Over 300,000 teens have received first Covid-19 vax dose | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 308,186 adolescents aged between 12 and 17 have received the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine, with Sabah recording the highest number at 118,141.

21/9/2021 12:02:00 PM

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More Americans lost to Covid-19 than 1918 flu pandemic | New Straits Times

WASHINGTON: Despite a century of medical advances, more Americans have now died from Covid-19 than the number who succumbed to the 1918 flu pandemic, according to new data.

21/9/2021 4:41:00 AM

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Long Covid a concern among ex-Covid-19 patients | New Straits Times

NSTnation Long-term complications from Covid19 or better known as 'Long Covid' has become a cause for concern among ex-patients, with many being referred again to hospitals and Intensive Care Units (ICU) post-recovery.

20/9/2021 7:39:00 AM

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Over 300 Covid-19 deaths reported Sunday | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry registered 376 fatalities from Covid-19 yesterday, including 75 brought-in-dead (BID) cases.

20/9/2021 6:02:00 AM

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Orphaned by Covid-19: Statistics to be raised in Parliament | New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: The statistics on the number of children who have been orphaned after losing their parents to Covid-19, will be one of the issues to be discussed at the Dewan Rakyat sitting today.

20/9/2021 4:47:00 AM

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