Ragananthini Vethasalam

Ragananthini is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

E-mail: [email protected]


12 hours ago

Covid-19 tests down 10.9%, positivity rate up 0.3% last week

An average of 80,165 screenings were conducted per day between June 13 and 19.

Covid-19 tests down 10.9%, positivity rate up 0.3% last week

14 hours ago

12-year-olds and older can sign up for Covid-19 jabs on MySejahtera

The process is the same as that for adults.

12-year-olds and older can sign up for Covid-19 jabs on MySejahtera

15 hours ago

Not true others given vaccine priority before senior citizens, says Khairy

Minister says around 65% or 1.74 million elderly folk have been given one dose.

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Not true others given vaccine priority before senior citizens, says Khairy

18 hours ago

More than 5,000 vaccination appointments given to students going overseas

Khairy says immunisation task force processing dates for remaining students.

More than 5,000 vaccination appointments given to students going overseas

18 hours ago

Govt aiming to immunise 10% of population by mid-July

Khairy says target achievable given current supply of vaccines, capacity of vaccination centres.

Govt aiming to immunise 10% of population by mid-July


19 hours ago

Malaysia’s mRNA vaccine at cloning stage

Clinical trials are next for shots developed by Institute of Medical Research.

Malaysia’s mRNA vaccine at cloning stage

22 hours ago

Covid-19 infectivity rate up again to 0.97

Negri Sembilan sole state with RT of above 1.0, says Noor Hisham.

Covid-19 infectivity rate up again to 0.97

3 days ago

23 new clusters, majority workplaces

Factories, service companies, construction sites make up 17 workplace clusters.

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23 new clusters, majority workplaces

3 days ago

74 deaths, 894 patients in ICU as new cases climb to 6,440

Critical cases drop for first time after 40 days on uptrend.

74 deaths, 894 patients in ICU as new cases climb to 6,440

3 days ago

CanSino vaccine arriving in July, says Khairy

The vaccine will be administered to those in rural areas.

CanSino vaccine arriving in July, says Khairy

3 days ago

Khairy floats July jabs for SPM students

They will receive Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine which has been approved for use on children aged 12 and older.

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Khairy floats July jabs for SPM students

4 days ago

Rising dead-on-arrival Covid cases alarm doctors

Health authority must find out why more people are dying before they receive care, they say.

Rising dead-on-arrival Covid cases alarm doctors

4 days ago

Deaths and ICU numbers drop, total cases still high at 5,738

66,097 patients currently being treated for Covid-19.

Deaths and ICU numbers drop, total cases still high at 5,738

4 days ago

Covid-19 spike in Negri Sembilan with more than 1,000 cases

It is a sudden hike for state, which recorded 607 infections yesterday.

Covid-19 spike in Negri Sembilan with more than 1,000 cases

4 days ago

More than 200,000 jabs for second consecutive day

Of the number, 196,775 people received their first vaccine dose.

More than 200,000 jabs for second consecutive day