Friday, July 23, 2021


In US, experts make case for vaccine mandates

The national vaccination campaign has stalled since hitting a highwater mark in mid-April, with barely 600,000 a day now rolling up their sleeves, down from a peak of more than four million.

Govt considering action against anti-vaxxers

Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin also speaks of the possibility of a mandatory vaccination programme if the number of registrations is not enough for herd immunity.

Anti-vaxxers and what lies beneath

Psychologists shed some light on the reasons behind such opposition.

Saudi Arabia ups pressure on anti-vaxxers as it eyes economic recovery

Vaccine sceptics will be barred from pilgrimages and overseas travel, with access to universities, malls and offices blocked as well.

US private school bars vaccinated teachers, falsely citing risk to students

The school's co-founder claims that vaccinated people 'may be transmitting something from their bodies' that could harm others, in particular the 'reproductive systems, fertility, and normal growth and development in women and children'.

Anti-vaxxers could face public transport ban in France

A recent poll in France found that 59% of respondents said they would not get a Covid shot, one of the highest rates in the European Union.

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