Ravin Palanisamy

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

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2 weeks ago

New virus case in Cambodia a former patient in Malaysia

Health D-G says 23-year-old Cambodian discharged after making recovery here.

New virus case in Cambodia a former patient in Malaysia

2 weeks ago

Theme parks must restrict visitor access, says Noor Hisham

Health D-G warns operators must observe hygiene protocols, social distancing.

Theme parks must restrict visitor access, says Noor Hisham

2 weeks ago

3 new Covid-19 cases, 16 recoveries today

Total number of cases now 8,637, says health D-G.

3 new Covid-19 cases, 16 recoveries today

2 weeks ago

Pasar malam in PJ resort to 2-day solution

Councils want traders, stalls to observe 1.5m social distancing, other health SOP.

Pasar malam in PJ resort to 2-day solution

2 weeks ago

Missing satay, apam balik from pasar malam

Customers, traders happy to be back after 3-month absence.

Missing satay, apam balik from pasar malam


3 weeks ago

Volunteer groups still helping the needy through hard RMCO times

This is despite less donations coming in as Covid-19 situation stabilises, they say.

Volunteer groups still helping the needy through hard RMCO times

3 weeks ago

New Covid-19 family cluster detected in Sepang

Patient recently treated for acute respiratory infection, his 2 children, 2 grandchildren infected.

New Covid-19 family cluster detected in Sepang

3 weeks ago

21 new Covid-19 cases, 76 recoveries, no deaths

Total recoveries make up 95% of all cases, says health D-G.

21 new Covid-19 cases, 76 recoveries, no deaths

3 weeks ago

Malaysia in talks with 6 nations on reopening borders

This is to allow business, education and tourism sectors between Malaysia and the six countries to restart, says health D-G.

Malaysia in talks with 6 nations on reopening borders

3 weeks ago

Tahfiz, madrasah can operate from June 24, says Health D-G

Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says the Health Ministry will keep a close eye on such facilities.

Tahfiz, madrasah can operate from June 24, says Health D-G

3 weeks ago

New cluster in Kidurong, Sarawak with 6 cases detected

Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says 231 people have been identified as close contacts and are being tested.

New cluster in Kidurong, Sarawak with 6 cases detected

3 weeks ago

70 Covid-19 recoveries, 6 new cases, no deaths

Active cases now at 344.

70 Covid-19 recoveries, 6 new cases, no deaths

3 weeks ago

Consult Orang Asli before logging, senator tells Putrajaya

Community badly affected when logging takes place in tribal land, as food and water sources contaminated.

Consult Orang Asli before logging, senator tells Putrajaya

3 weeks ago

Restaurants can fill up tables, but social distancing required

Ismail Sabri Yaakob says it makes no sense to seat only two people at a table for 10.

Restaurants can fill up tables, but social distancing required

3 weeks ago

No go for cinemas yet, says Ismail Sabri

Minister says govt has no SOPs prepared for theatres to reopen.

No go for cinemas yet, says Ismail Sabri