Malaysia suspends Aug 2 parliament session, citing risk of Covid-19 infection
KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysia's special parliamentary sitting will be cut short after the detection of Covid-19 infections in the building, the legislative body said on Saturday (July 31), potentially providing relief for embattled Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin.
SAF personnel, PA volunteers roped in for Covid-19 home recovery scheme amid public frustrations over ‘teething issues’
Trying to drag as long as possible
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Covid-19: 11 private healthcare groups get HSA approval to import China’s Sinopharm vaccineSINGAPORE — The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) said it has approved 11 applications by local private healthcare groups to bring China’s Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine into Singapore through its Special Access Route.
India reports most new Covid-19 cases in 3 weeksClean up the country especially the Ganges River first. It's all about hygiene and cultural practices in India.
The Big Read in short: Covid-19 fallout spells trouble for students’ mental healthEach week, TODAY's long-running Big Read series delves into the trends and issues that matter. This week, we look at the mental well-being of students in the wake of an alleged murder by a 16-year-old student at River Valley High School. This is a shortened version of the full feature.
2 preschoolers at PCF Sparkletots get Covid-19; some children, staff put on leave of absenceSINGAPORE — A PCF Sparkletots preschool in Bedok was shut for disinfection for two days and will be putting some children and staff members on leave of absence after a pair of siblings tested positive for Covid-19.