Ragananthini Vethasalam

Ragananthini is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

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1 week ago

Venues hosting large gatherings to be sealed off if infections detected

Health D-G says monitoring will be conducted when events with up to 250 attendees allowed next month.

Venues hosting large gatherings to be sealed off if infections detected

1 week ago

Three new Covid-19 clusters found

Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says they are in Kuala Lumpur, Selangor and Sarawak.

Three new Covid-19 clusters found

1 week ago

6 new virus cases, 45 recoveries

No deaths have been reported in the past 24 hours.

6 new virus cases, 45 recoveries

1 week ago

Call to retain jobs ‘unrealistic’

MTUC wants emergency employment regulations, which makes sackings illegal during MCO.

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Call to retain jobs ‘unrealistic’

2 weeks ago

Every job termination will be investigated, says Saravanan

Minister calls for patience as there are a large number of cases since start of MCO.

Every job termination will be investigated, says Saravanan


2 weeks ago

Perikatan government ‘quite stable’, says Saravanan

Minister believes 'Malaysians across the board' have full confidence in Muhyiddin's leadership.

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Perikatan government ‘quite stable’, says Saravanan

2 weeks ago

Foreign worker hiring freeze until year-end, says Saravanan

Jobless Malaysians the priority now, says human resources minister.

Foreign worker hiring freeze until year-end, says Saravanan

2 weeks ago

16 new Covid-19 infections, 10 recoveries

Close contacts in Pedas, Kidurong clusters among positive cases reported in past 24 hours.

16 new Covid-19 infections, 10 recoveries

2 weeks ago

Kindergartens still waiting for new rules

Operators anticipate distancing, hygiene measures and warns of higher fees to implement Covid-19 measures.

Kindergartens still waiting for new rules

2 weeks ago

127 Covid-19 recoveries, 14 new cases

No deaths reported today as downward trend of infections continues.

127 Covid-19 recoveries, 14 new cases

2 weeks ago

Health D-G warns against taking dexamethasone without prescription

Drug found to lower risk of death in advanced stages of Covid-19 infection.

Health D-G warns against taking dexamethasone without prescription

2 weeks ago

New Sabah cluster linked to Covid-19 fatality

Index case was 96-year-old woman who died of heart complications on June 12.

New Sabah cluster linked to Covid-19 fatality

2 weeks ago

140 recoveries, 10 new cases involving 7 locals

5 cases detected in Selangor, 4 linked to old folks' home, 1 found in tahfiz school screening.

140 recoveries, 10 new cases involving 7 locals

2 weeks ago

Bitterness over AirAsia’s separation scheme

Some pilots with 15 years’ service only get 3 months’ salary in ‘drastically bad deal’.

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Bitterness over AirAsia’s separation scheme

2 weeks ago

Grab undertakes regional layoffs, 360 staff affected

Malaysian employees involved will be contacted over next few days, says ride-hailing giant.

Grab undertakes regional layoffs, 360 staff affected