Ravin Palanisamy

Ravin is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight. You can follow him on Twitter.

E-mail: [email protected]


2 weeks ago

Student group apologises to king, withdraws statement

Umany affirms adherence to constitutional monarchy system, respects Agong's role.

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Student group apologises to king, withdraws statement

2 weeks ago

Malaysia setting benchmark for Covid response, says Noor Hisham

He states that in just 10 months, the country has gone from inexperienced to setting the standard for others to follow.

Malaysia setting benchmark for Covid response, says Noor Hisham

2 weeks ago

Don’t abuse business-friendly policy in Kuala Lumpur, say MPs

They urge for cleanliness, safety aspects to be prioritised.

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Don’t abuse business-friendly policy in Kuala Lumpur, say MPs

2 weeks ago

Health Ministry ready to transfer nurse travelling 450km daily

Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says a nearer posting will be considered.

Health Ministry ready to transfer nurse travelling 450km daily

2 weeks ago

I do not fear death, Noor Hisham rebuts Bintulu MP

The director-general of health is responding to criticisms that he had not been in Sabah areas hit hard by Covid-19.

I do not fear death, Noor Hisham rebuts Bintulu MP


2 weeks ago

Three new Covid-19 clusters today, all in Sabah

41 cases from clusters detected in Sandakan, Kota Kinabalu, Lahad Datu districts.  

Three new Covid-19 clusters today, all in Sabah

2 weeks ago

Covid-19 recoveries pass 31,000 mark

822 new cases, 2 deaths recorded today, says Noor Hisham.

Covid-19 recoveries pass 31,000 mark

2 weeks ago

The Malaysian Insight photojournalist wins international award

600 submissions from 120 nations and only one winner from each country.

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The Malaysian Insight photojournalist wins international award

2 weeks ago

Modest Deepavali as Covid-19 hits incomes

Many forego new decorations, parties to safeguard health and keep wallets in check.

Modest Deepavali as Covid-19 hits incomes

2 weeks ago

CMCO crushes traders banking on Deepavali rush to stay afloat

Future looks bleak wiithout festive-sale revenue that account for bulk of annual earnings.

CMCO crushes traders banking on Deepavali rush to stay afloat

2 weeks ago

Three new clusters in Sabah, one in Kelantan, says Noor Hisham

The director-general of health says 101 Covid-19 cases were detected in the clusters.

Three new clusters in Sabah, one in Kelantan, says Noor Hisham

2 weeks ago

Need to look at clinical trial reports first, says Noor Hisham on Covid-19 vaccine

The director-general of health says there are currently 11 vaccines in phase 3 trials but the reports have yet to be scrutinised.

Need to look at clinical trial reports first, says Noor Hisham on Covid-19 vaccine

2 weeks ago

Malaysia’s Covid-19 death toll reaches 300 mark

Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says 6 people died of virus today.

Malaysia’s Covid-19 death toll reaches 300 mark

2 weeks ago

6 new clusters bring total to 156

New groups of connected Covid-19 infections found in Sabah, Selangor, Johor, Kuala Lumpur, Malacca and Putrajaya.

6 new clusters bring total to 156

2 weeks ago

No need for Deepavali panic-buying, says health DG

Top government medic reminds people shops are open under CMCO but interdistrict, interstate travel not allowed.

No need for Deepavali panic-buying, says health DG