Noel Achariam

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

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2 weeks ago

Suhakam calls for remand prisoners to be released with conditions

Move could help prevent overcrowding and, in turn, curb spread of Covid-19, says commissioner.

Suhakam calls for remand prisoners to be released with conditions

2 weeks ago

Opposition MPs want to be heard at govt meetings

Lawmakers wary Muhyiddin overture for bipartisan ideas simply gimmick to increase his popularity.

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Opposition MPs want to be heard at govt meetings

3 weeks ago

Pakatan MPs want FT minister to hear them out

Annuar Musa must stop ignoring our calls to meet over urgent issues affecting city folk, they say.

Pakatan MPs want FT minister to hear them out

3 weeks ago

Soup kitchens struggle to stay open amid pandemic

They have more mouths to feed but less money to buy food as epidemic rages on.

Soup kitchens struggle to stay open amid pandemic

3 weeks ago

Preventive measures taken at Parliament, says health D-G

MPs limited to 80 per sitting starting tomorrow, new business hours from 10am to 2pm.

Preventive measures taken at Parliament, says health D-G


3 weeks ago

Health Ministry records five new Covid-19 clusters

These contribute to 25 new cases detected today, says Noor Hisham.

Health Ministry records five new Covid-19 clusters

3 weeks ago

Number of new Covid-19 cases still above 1,000 as death toll climbs

Sabah continues to record the highest number of cases, followed by Selangor.

Number of new Covid-19 cases still above 1,000 as death toll climbs

3 weeks ago

Ministry to propose Covid-19 screening every two weeks in Parliament

Suggestion to be conveyed to Dewan Rakyat speaker, says Noor Hisham.

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Ministry to propose Covid-19 screening every two weeks in Parliament

3 weeks ago

139 active Covid-19 clusters with 2 more reported today

Health DG says 38 clusters record more active cases in past 24 hours.

139 active Covid-19 clusters with 2 more reported today

3 weeks ago

Record 12 deaths, 1,054 new Covid-19 cases

Death toll now at 263, national caseload at 34,393, says health D-G.

Record 12 deaths, 1,054 new Covid-19 cases

4 weeks ago

Baling's Kg Padang Che Mas partial lockdown ends tomorrow 

No new cases detected in Kedah area yesterday.

Baling's Kg Padang Che Mas partial lockdown ends tomorrow 

4 weeks ago

Self-employed must get police letter for work travel, says Ismail Sabri

Rule applies to those who need to cross state lines to work.

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Self-employed must get police letter for work travel, says Ismail Sabri

1 month ago

Last chance for Anwar at Budget 2021, say analysts

Opposition leader must back up words with action, prove parliamentary majority or wait for G15.

Last chance for Anwar at Budget 2021, say analysts

1 month ago

Batu Sapi by-election will go on as planned, says Ismail Sabri

Minister states decision is EC’s, not for government to decide.

Batu Sapi by-election will go on as planned, says Ismail Sabri

1 month ago

2 areas in Selangor, 1 in Sarawak to be locked down

Two-week enhanced MCO for Sg Emas flats, Plaza Hentian Kajang and Kg Haji Baki due to Covid-19 spike.

2 areas in Selangor, 1 in Sarawak to be locked down