Noel Achariam

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

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Tuesday, 21 Sep 2021 03:49 PM

Vaccination for teenagers to start on Thursday

Schedules will be issued by respective schools, says deputy health minister Noor Azmi Ghazali.

Vaccination for teenagers to start on Thursday

Tuesday, 21 Sep 2021 11:00 AM

Don’t force jabs on us, say Covid vaccine holdouts

They cite lack of efficacy, medical conflicts as reasons to shun shots, vow legal action if forced to comply.

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Don’t force jabs on us, say Covid vaccine holdouts

Tuesday, 21 Sep 2021 09:48 AM

301 new deaths take Covid toll to 23,744

92 of cases were declared dead on arrival, data show.

301 new deaths take Covid toll to 23,744

Thursday, 16 Sep 2021 07:16 PM

1,222 Covid-19-related cases in ICU

710 require respiratory aid.

1,222 Covid-19-related cases in ICU

Thursday, 16 Sep 2021 05:05 PM

18,815 new Covid-19 cases

Sarawak, Selangor and Johor in top three.

18,815 new Covid-19 cases


Thursday, 16 Sep 2021 01:40 PM

PKR will pick the best for the next election, says Anwar

He says party has many young leaders who show capability and eligibility.

PKR will pick the best for the next election, says Anwar

Thursday, 16 Sep 2021 09:46 AM

76% of adults vaccinated against Covid

Health Ministry tracking data predicts 100% immunisation for adults by November 2.

76% of adults vaccinated against Covid

Thursday, 16 Sep 2021 09:07 AM

422 Covid-19 deaths as toll passes 22,000

Health Ministry data indicate only five died of the coronavirus yesterday.  

422 Covid-19 deaths as toll passes 22,000

Wednesday, 15 Sep 2021 07:44 PM

1,272 in ICU, says health DG

900 confirmed Covid-19 cases, 361 pending confirmation.

1,272 in ICU, says health DG

Wednesday, 15 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Used car dealers lose RM400 million in 3 months

Despite significant challenges ahead, business owners hopeful trade will pick up later this year .

Used car dealers lose RM400 million in 3 months

Saturday, 11 Sep 2021 07:25 PM

1,247 Covid-19-related cases in ICU

Out of that number, 667 patients require respiratory assistance.

1,247 Covid-19-related cases in ICU

Saturday, 11 Sep 2021 03:26 PM

19,550 new Covid-19 cases

Sarawak, Selangor and Johor still in top three.

19,550 new Covid-19 cases

Friday, 10 Sep 2021 08:00 PM

103 new Delta cases detected, says Noor Hisham

Health authorities say cases of more virulent strain found nationwide.

103 new Delta cases detected, says Noor Hisham

Friday, 10 Sep 2021 07:25 PM

Malaysia nudges grim landmark of 20,000 Covid-19 deaths

Health Ministry reports 341 fatalities in past 24 hours.

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Malaysia nudges grim landmark of 20,000 Covid-19 deaths

Friday, 10 Sep 2021 04:05 PM

21,176 new Covid-19 cases, Sarawak tops list

Selangor and Johor follow suit, recording four-figure number of cases.

21,176 new Covid-19 cases, Sarawak tops list