NSTletters It has been said that patients who contracted the new variant do not experience the typical loss of taste or smell. Instead, there have been new symptoms like high pulse rate and intense fatigue.
As an immediate response, Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin announced a ban on travel to seven countries where the virus, known as the Omicron variant, has reared its ugly head. These countries are South Africa, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia and Zimbabwe.Read more: New Straits Times »
King undergoing health checks, follow-up treatments at IJN, says Istana Negara
PETALING JAYA: The King has been undergoing health checks and follow-up treatment at the National Heart Institute's (IJN) Royal Ward since Saturday (Jan 22), says Istana Negara. Read more >>
It has also been said most pple who had these symptoms were UNVACCINATED. And MOST vaccinated have had mild symptoms.
Poor handling of drug abuse issue will worsen pandemic impact | New Straits TimesThese reasons shed some light on drug addiction in our country. According to the National Anti-Drugs Agency, the majority of those suffering from substance abuse are low-educated teenagers and unemployed young adults. The main reasons they got involved in drug abuse were peer influence, curiosity and enjoyment.
Some improvements needed | New Straits TimesNSTopinon The Act is an effective preventive control which will result in wrongdoers thinking twice before perpetrating an improper conduct — a deterrence to potential wrongdoers.
Factories facing supply headaches as Omicron risks emerge | Malay MailLONDON, Dec 1 — Global factory activity accelerated in November although crippling supply bottlenecks remained, putting a cap on output and driving up the cost of raw materials, according to surveys published today. Towards the end of the month, the newly-detected Omicron coronavirus variant...
Govt rules out broadening postal voting, e-votes for Sarawak pollsPARLIAMENT | Deputy minister says there's not enough time to implement them. Postal vote? Supaya senang BN nak tipu Let's see if the voters pick correctly or fall back to the dark ages, again.