Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Alfian is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

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2 days ago

Early release from quarantine possible after assessment, says Noor Hisham

Health officials may allow request after thorough screening of subject.

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Early release from quarantine possible after assessment, says Noor Hisham

2 days ago

Teratai cluster has not spread to community, says health D-G

Only factory workers and their kin infected so far.

Teratai cluster has not spread to community, says health D-G

2 days ago

Five new clusters, 169 active

Three clusters, Idaman in Selangor, Bayu in Sabah and Bah Kota in Negeri Sembilan, close today.

Five new clusters, 169 active

2 days ago

2 senior cops among six policemen who took RM1.6 million cash from raid

Only RM500, 000 has been recovered from the officers’ homes.

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2 senior cops among six policemen who took RM1.6 million cash from raid

2 days ago

2,348 recoveries v 970 new virus cases

Four deaths are reported.

2,348 recoveries v 970 new virus cases


3 days ago

6 Thais detained after shootout with GOF personnel, says IGP

Ketum, cough syrup smugglers surprised to see policemen, open fire.

6 Thais detained after shootout with GOF personnel, says IGP

3 days ago

Virus spike linked to workplace clusters

Noor Hisham Abdullah says 83 out of 119 workplace clusters are still active.

Virus spike linked to workplace clusters

3 days ago

Cops detain robbers hours after woman attacked

Suspects, aged 31 and 40, arrested in hotel at Jalan Pudu, police say.

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Cops detain robbers hours after woman attacked

4 days ago

Businesses in CMCO states can operate until midnight, says Ismail Sabri

Extended operation hours to include hawkers, street food vendors, beginning tomorrow.

Businesses in CMCO states can operate until midnight, says Ismail Sabri

4 days ago

Lockdown ends in three areas

EMCO lifted in Taman Mesra Sandakan, Plaza Hentian Kajang, Medan 88 as Covid-19 spread is contained, says Ismail Sabri.

Lockdown ends in three areas

4 days ago

NSC mulls calling off shows after singer tests positive for Covid-19

Popular artist Alif Satar currently undergoing treatment at a Malacca medical centre.

NSC mulls calling off shows after singer tests positive for Covid-19

4 days ago

28 Top Glove factories in Klang to close for Covid-19 tests

This follows 1,067 confirmed cases involving glove maker’s factories, workers’ dormitories, says Ismail Sabri.

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28 Top Glove factories in Klang to close for Covid-19 tests

1 week ago

Foreign workers in Selangor, Penang, Negri Sembilan, Sabah, Labuan and KL must get tested

Employers or Socso will pay for screening, says Ismail Sabri.

Foreign workers in Selangor, Penang, Negri Sembilan, Sabah, Labuan and KL must get tested

1 week ago

Green light for domestic tourism in green zone areas

Travel bubble programme to kick off this Sunday, says Putrajaya.

Green light for domestic tourism in green zone areas

1 week ago

CMCO ends in 4 states, to start in Kelantan 

Stricter curbs will remain in force in certain Kedah and Johor districts, says Ismail Sabri.

CMCO ends in 4 states, to start in Kelantan