Sunday, March 7, 2021

Dr M agrees GE should not be held during pandemic

He also brushes aside the possibility of him contesting in an election again.

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BN rejects Ahmad Maslan as sec-gen in another blow to Zahid

This is the second time Zahid's choice of Barisan Nasional secretary-general has not gone down well with coalition leaders.

BN tolak Ahmad Maslan sebagai setiausaha agung, satu lagi tamparan pada Zahid

Cengkaman Umno terhadap Barisan Nasional kini dilihat semakin lemah.

Twitter founder’s auction of first tweet draws US$2 million bid

Buying a tweet means purchasing 'a digital certificate of the tweet, unique because it has been signed and verified by the creator'.

Oral Covid-19 treatment yields ‘promising’ trial data

A pill-based drug called molnupiravir caused a significant drop in patients' viral load after five days of treatment with it, drugmaker says.

Muhyiddin tiba di Jeddah bagi memulakan lawatan rasmi ke Arab Saudi

Lawatan ke negara ini atas jemputan Raja Arab Saudi Raja Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud.

Former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad says now is not a suitable time to hold the 15th general election as the country is still experiencing a spike in number of daily Covid-19 cases.

“I’m of the opinion that, based on our experience during the Sabah state election, Covid-19 will continue to spread if GE15 is held.

“Until today, it has not stopped. If we hold another general election, 50% of us will probably be infected with Covid-19,” he said after launching an event in Putrajaya today.

When asked whether he would contest in GE15, he said: “I’m 95 years old, I can hardly walk properly.

“You can’t expect me to contest again.”

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