Noel Achariam

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

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Friday, 15 Oct 2021 01:44 PM

Migrant workers may be allowed in shorthanded sectors, says Muhyiddin

Either foreign labour ban will be lifted or Malaysians will be trained to fill void, says NRC chairman.

Migrant workers may be allowed in shorthanded sectors, says Muhyiddin

Friday, 15 Oct 2021 01:10 PM

Putrajaya mulls opening borders to selected foreign travellers

Govt also pondering whether to scrap or shorten quarantine requirement for international visitors.

Putrajaya mulls opening borders to selected foreign travellers

Wednesday, 13 Oct 2021 08:13 PM

Soup kitchens struggle to feed homeless as water woes hit Klang Valley

Operators find it hard to cook even 200 meals, worry those in need may go hungry.

Soup kitchens struggle to feed homeless as water woes hit Klang Valley

Wednesday, 13 Oct 2021 07:00 AM

PKR, DAP prepare for Malacca polls

Bring it on, they say, amid seat negotiations.

PKR, DAP prepare for Malacca polls

Wednesday, 13 Oct 2021 07:00 AM

Klang Valley folk brace for 4-day water cut

Consumer groups urge authority to keep tankers, public taps running during disruption.

Klang Valley folk brace for 4-day water cut


Tuesday, 12 Oct 2021 07:00 AM

Malacca Gateway project was transparent in its early days, says Idris

Former CM says corruption set in later, when it was awarded to a newly incorporated company.

Malacca Gateway project was transparent in its early days, says Idris

Monday, 11 Oct 2021 07:00 AM

Umno sought help to prevent Malacca crisis, says DAP

Tey Kok Kiew says Pakatan leaders concluded they should not get involved in the Malay party's problems.

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Umno sought help to prevent Malacca crisis, says DAP

Monday, 11 Oct 2021 06:46 AM

Jonker Walk traders counting on interstate travel for recovery

They believe business will return to normal with the reopening of borders today.

Jonker Walk traders counting on interstate travel for recovery

Sunday, 10 Oct 2021 07:07 AM

Putrajaya’s Hindus pin hopes on PM to revive twice-stalled temple project

It will be only place of worship for more than 2,000 Indians in government service, says committee chair.

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Putrajaya’s Hindus pin hopes on PM to revive twice-stalled temple project

Thursday, 07 Oct 2021 02:45 PM

9,890 new Covid-19 cases

Four-figure cases in Sarawak, Selangor and Kelantan.

9,890 new Covid-19 cases

Thursday, 07 Oct 2021 09:18 AM

88.8% adults fully vaccinated against Covid

More than 45 million doses have been administered since February 24.

88.8% adults fully vaccinated against Covid

Thursday, 07 Oct 2021 08:51 AM

Health Ministry reports 105 Covid-19 daily deaths 

26 of them were declared DOA.

Health Ministry reports 105 Covid-19 daily deaths 

Tuesday, 05 Oct 2021 09:07 PM

851 Covid-19 cases in critical care

A total of 15,615 recoveries recorded today.

851 Covid-19 cases in critical care

Tuesday, 05 Oct 2021 08:21 PM

My speech taken out of context, says embattled Islamic preacher

Syakir Nasoha says he was not criticising other religions, but merely preaching what was in the Al-Quran.

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My speech taken out of context, says embattled Islamic preacher

Tuesday, 05 Oct 2021 02:45 PM

8,817 new Covid-19 cases logged today

Three states record more than 1,000 infections.  

8,817 new Covid-19 cases logged today