Monday, September 27, 2021


Current Covid-19 cases were infected before, during Hari Raya, says health minister

Dr Adham Baba says 40 religious clusters have been recorded.

Dr M makes passionate plea for public to stay home during Raya

The former PM says people must take the situation seriously to avoid ending up in the same situation as India.

Japan registers first possible case of mother-to-newborn Covid-19 transmission

The child reportedly had no health problems.

Virus spike expected as Malaysians scatter to see off 2020

Hotels report full bookings while holiday destinations are packed with crowds.

Canada Covid surge sees 100,000 new cases in two weeks

There has now been a total of 400,031 cases and 12,470 deaths in the country of 38 million people.

‘Sweet 16’ party becomes ‘superspreader’ event in New York

The party left 37 people infected with Covid-19 and forced more than 270 into quarantine.

Foreigners not to blame for bulk of Covid-19 infections, govt data shows

Only 3,589 of some 13,000 confirmed cases involve foreigners who have tested positive for the virus.

Selangor’s infectivity rate overtakes Sabah’s

This follows a surge in daily new infections in the state.

In Australia, optimism mounts as infection numbers fall

Melbourne says it will lift the curfew on Oct 26 if there are fewer than five new cases per day.

Indonesia sees single-day high with over 4,000 new virus cases

112 more deaths have been recorded over the past 24 hours, bringing Indonesia's toll to 9,448.

India hits 5 million infections

India's infections have spread to every state, even including tribes on the remote Andaman islands.

Nearly 480,000 children infected with Covid-19 in US, says report

However, this is still only a fraction of total cases reported in the country.

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