Ragananthini Vethasalam

Ragananthini is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

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1 week ago

New Bakau cluster detected in Semporna

Index case is a Filipino woman, who was the 129th fatality, says health D-G.

New Bakau cluster detected in Semporna

1 week ago

Economists forecast expansionary Budget 2021

Initiatives that support growth, geared towards job creation, sustaining employment most likely included.

Economists forecast expansionary Budget 2021

1 week ago

Covid-19 cases breach 10,000 with 62 new infections

Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says all but one of the new cases were detected in Sabah.

Covid-19 cases breach 10,000 with 62 new infections

1 week ago

Muhyiddin reminds parties, voters to follow Covid-19 SOP in Sabah polls

This means no shaking hands and gathering in confined spaces.

Muhyiddin reminds parties, voters to follow Covid-19 SOP in Sabah polls

1 week ago

Govt will not hesitate to impose EMCO in areas with Covid-19 spike, warns PM

Caution comes as Malaysia reports 615 new cases in the last 14 days .

Govt will not hesitate to impose EMCO in areas with Covid-19 spike, warns PM


1 week ago

No link between Tawar, Sivagangga clusters, says Noor Hisham

This is despite the two clusters sharing the same virus strain.

No link between Tawar, Sivagangga clusters, says Noor Hisham

1 week ago

Family of 9 infected in new Covid-19 cluster

Index case is woman found unconscious in home, now undergoing heart and stroke treatment.

Family of 9 infected in new Covid-19 cluster

1 week ago

New ‘Pulau’ cluster in Sabah adds to 23 new Covid-19 cases today

Noor Hisham Abdullah says all 13 locally transmitted cases were detected in the state.

New ‘Pulau’ cluster in Sabah adds to 23 new Covid-19 cases today

1 week ago

Draft bill for new Parliamentary Services Act ready

Only details on establishment of commission need fine-tuning, says minister.

Draft bill for new Parliamentary Services Act ready

1 week ago

Water polluters fined, compounded RM2 million from January to August, Dewan Negara told

Changes to law for harsher penalties to be tabled next year, deputy minister tells senators.

Water polluters fined, compounded RM2 million from January to August, Dewan Negara told

1 week ago

Job needs-qualification mismatch among reasons for graduate unemployment, says deputy minister

Putrajaya studying long-term reforms for labour market to address issue, Awang tells Dewan Negara.

Job needs-qualification mismatch among reasons for graduate unemployment, says deputy minister

1 week ago

Active virus cases on the rise

31 new infections in the last 24 hours, says health D-G.

Active virus cases on the rise

1 week ago

Local start-up develops rapid Covid-19 test kits, seeks funding

NanoSkunkWorkX says proposals already sent to the government in March but no response as yet.

Local start-up develops rapid Covid-19 test kits, seeks funding

2 weeks ago

Banks launch repayment aid campaign

Borrowers can get face-to-face consultations as moratorium deadline looms.

Banks launch repayment aid campaign

2 weeks ago

182 new Covid-19 cases in 1 day, the highest in 3 months

Surge in Benteng cluster pushes Malaysian toll close to 10,000 infections.

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182 new Covid-19 cases in 1 day, the highest in 3 months