Noel Achariam

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

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4 days ago

Malaysia records 51 Covid-19 recoveries, 38 new cases

No deaths today, says director-general of health.

Malaysia records 51 Covid-19 recoveries, 38 new cases

4 days ago

Verify leaked audio clip first, Ramkarpal tells MACC

DAP lodges a report over a recording purportedly of the PM offering positions to Umno reps for their support.

Verify leaked audio clip first, Ramkarpal tells MACC

1 week ago

Be civic-minded in this difficult time, Dr Mahathir tells Malaysians

Ex-PM lauds Asians' discipline, admonishes those protesting lockdowns in the West.

Be civic-minded in this difficult time, Dr Mahathir tells Malaysians

1 week ago

We told you so, say groups on Covid-19 spike at detention centres

Raids, holding large numbers of illegals in depots could lead to second wave of coronavirus, warn civil society organisations.

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We told you so, say groups on Covid-19 spike at detention centres

1 week ago

No interstate travel for audits and interviews, says minister

Ismail Sabri Yaakob says only essential services are allowed to travel between states.

No interstate travel for audits and interviews, says minister


1 week ago

Illegal migrants treated well, says Ismail Sabri

The defence minister says they are being given food and treatment at detention centres.

Illegal migrants treated well, says Ismail Sabri

1 week ago

Putrajaya preparing spill-over facilities if MAEPS reaches capacity

Ismail Sabri says Covid-19 positive undocumented migrants to be sent to Sungai Buloh Leprosy Centre, HKL.

Putrajaya preparing spill-over facilities if MAEPS reaches capacity

1 week ago

Putrajaya to punish those sneaking home during Hari Raya

Ismail Sabri Yaakob says those returning from their hometowns risk being caught.

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Putrajaya to punish those sneaking home during Hari Raya

1 week ago

Compulsory screenings help early detection of KL construction cluster

Minister says this is because the employers complied with the guidelines before resuming work.

Compulsory screenings help early detection of KL construction cluster

1 week ago

Putrajaya to repatriate virus-free illegal migrants

Ismail Sabri Yaakob says the Foreign Ministry will contact their respective embassies for arrangements.

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Putrajaya to repatriate virus-free illegal migrants

1 week ago

Police investigating wedding in Seri Kembangan temple

Defence minister says places of worship not open for mass gatherings.

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Police investigating wedding in Seri Kembangan temple

1 week ago

Putrajaya to look into Pudu food shortage

Residents are appealing for help as their stocks run low.

Putrajaya to look into Pudu food shortage

1 week ago

Selangor catches 685 people trying to balik kampung across state lines

Police issue more than 200 compounds at roadblocks, says Ismail Sabri.

Selangor catches 685 people trying to balik kampung across state lines

1 week ago

Infected migrants to be placed at Serdang expo

More than 4,300 illegal migrants are being screened for Covid-19.

Infected migrants to be placed at Serdang expo

2 weeks ago

More to be allowed in places of worship if SOPs followed, says health D-G

We will start on a small scale and increase the numbers slowly, Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah explains.

More to be allowed in places of worship if SOPs followed, says health D-G