Monday, September 20, 2021

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Japan expands virus emergency after Paralympics open

The planned move will mean 33 of Japan's 47 regions are under heightened anti-infection rules.

Court throws out Khairuddin’s suit against Muhyiddin, govt over emergency declaration

The action was taken to challenge Muhyiddin’s decision to advise the Agong on the proclamation of emergency to contain the Covid-19 pandemic.

Virus cases surge in Tokyo as govt expands restrictions

On Thursday, the city reported 5,042 cases, up from 3,865 a week earlier, and 1,979 the week before that.

State of emergency proclaimed in Sarawak until February 2022

The state election will be suspended until then.

Govt still has majority support, says DPM as Zahid, Anwar step up ‘derhaka’ calls

Anwar Ibrahim meanwhile slams Ismail Sabri, saying as a 'son of Pahang' he should be mindful not to commit 'treachery' against the Agong.

Palace says Agong yet to consent to revocation of emergency ordinances

It says the announcement on July 26 was inaccurate and had confused MPs.

Govt decides not to extend emergency

The state of emergency imposed in January has been revoked effective July 21, Parliament is told.

5 things to know ahead of July 26 special Parliament sitting

A look at the differences between a special sitting and an ordinary session, among others.

Special Dewan Negara meeting to focus on emergency, says president

Rais Yatim says any other issues will be considered based on their relevancy.

PM officially notifies Dewan speaker of July 26 sitting

Next, MPs will be notified of the dates to attend Dewan Rakyat.

‘Heartbreaking’ Olympic fan ban in Tokyo as virus emergency imposed

The decision means the Games will be the first to take place largely behind closed doors.

5 things we don’t want to see in the upcoming Parliament sitting

As the upcoming session is only five days and held after a prolonged hiatus, it is all the more important to make the best of it.

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