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PETALING JAYA: Former Health Ministry deputy director-general Datuk Seri Dr Jeyaindran Sinnadurai (pic) will be remembered for his contribution to the medical field and for being a great mentor and friend.
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IPOH, Aug 19 — Former Health Ministry Deputy Director-General Datuk Seri Dr. Jeyaindran Sinnadurai died this morning.
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MIRI: Environmental and safety conscious Miri Dayang Enterprise will be holding various activities in conjunction with its annual Quality, Health, Safety, Security, Environment programme.
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SANDAKAN, Aug 15 — A Sabah minister today called for the lessons learned from wars and the Sandakan-Ranau Death Marches of 74 years ago be passed on to future generations as a reminder that no one b...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Perak Health Department’s Pharmacy Enforcement Branch (PEB), have seized 8,000 units of unregistered products and unnotified cosmetics worth almost RM200,000 at three premises in I...
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kOTA KINABALU: The state capital is expected to set up designated smoking areas by year-end as the smoking ban law becomes effective in Sabah by January next year.kOTA KINABALU: The state capital is expected to set up designated smoking areas by year-end as the smoking ban law becomes effective in Sabah by January next year.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia through Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah had the honour on Monday to deliver the Martin Allgower Lecture at the 48th World Congress of Surgery (WCS) 2019, i...
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SHAH ALAM: Selangor residents are more comfortable controlling mosquito breeding rather than working towards preventing them from breeding, a state executive councillor said today as dengue cases cont...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): Revenue for the services sector in Malaysia increased by 6.5% to RM441.3 billion in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19), from RM414.2 billion in the same period last year, accordi...
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PETALING JAYA: A 46-year-old man who was infected with rabies has died in Kuching, says the Health Ministry.PETALING JAYA: A 46-year-old man who was infected with rabies has died in Kuching, says the Health Ministry.
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Poon (centre) at the launch of the anti-drug programme at SK Tanjong Papat 1 SANDAKAN: The State Government is finding it increasingly challenging to curb the distribution of dangerous drugs as the c...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 10 — A 46-year-old man from Kota Padawan, Kuching, who failed to inform the authorities that he was bitten by his rabid pet puppy, died of rabies three days ago.
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KUCHING: The health ministry has confirmed the death of a 46-year-old man from rabies, bringing the toll to 20 in Sarawak since the outbreak began two years ago.
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Medical personnel transporting the remains of a previous victim of rabies.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 6 — The Ministry of Health (MOH) today cautioned the public against buying and using seven beauty products which have been found to contain mercury, which is harmful to health.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The west coast of Peninsular Malaysia and western Sarawak have begun to experience haze due to forest fires in Indonesia, Malaysia’s Meteorological Department said on Thursday (Aug 1)...
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Following the emergence of the haze in several areas of the country caused by forest fires in Indonesia, the Ministry of Health is advising the people to cut down on outdoor physical activities.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 1 — Following the emergence of the haze in several areas of the country caused by forest fires in Indonesia, Ministry of Health has advised the people to cut down on outdoor physic...
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KUALA LUMPUR: About 700,000 Malaysians suffer from functional problems, according to a National Health and Morbidity Survey in 2015.
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aja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah (right) visits the Cheras Rehabilitation Hospital (CRH). Bernama Photo KUALA LUMPUR: About 700,000 Malaysians suffer from functiona...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Personal toiletry items and grooming tools such as toothbrushes, razors, nail clippers and even nail polish should not be shared, to avoid the risk of spreading hepatitis.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Personal toiletry items and grooming tools such as toothbrushes, razors, nail clippers and even nail polish should not be shared to avoid the risk of getting hepatitis.
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Dr Rundi (third right) signs the plaque to symbolically officiate at Senari Synergy Group’s inaugural Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) Day, while witnessed by Dr Hazland (second left)...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry will continue to strengthen surveillance and preparedness to cope with the potential spread of the Ebola virus disease (EVD) as the epidemic is declared a Public Heal...
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Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah -File photo KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry will continue to strengthen surveillance and preparedness to cope with the potential spread of the Ebola virus disease (EVD...
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LONDON, July 18 — Brandishing a kipper at a packed campaign event, Boris Johnson railed against EU red tape he said was punishing the producer of the smoked fish — but Brussels insisted any such r...
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 18 — Basic dental qualifications from Taiwan dental schools have never been recognised under the Dental Act 1971, said Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
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JOHOR BARU: Two groups have filed lawsuits amounting to RM30mil against the state and federal governments as well as 10 other parties over the Sungai Kim Kim pollution incident.
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Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah KUALA LUMPUR: Basic dental qualifications from Taiwan dental schools have never been recognised under the Dental Act 1971, said Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Ab...
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PETALING JAYA: Basic dental qualifications from Taiwanese dental schools were never recognised under the Dental Act 1971, says Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 47 students have been awarded Taiwan Scholarship and Huayu (Mandarin) Enrichment Scholarship to pursue degrees and short-term Mandarin courses in Taiwan.
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PETALING JAYA: There have been three reported deaths due to Japanese Encephalitis (JE) in the first seven months of this year.
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PETALING JAYA: More funding needs to be injected into the public healthcare system as overcrowding at existing facilities has taken a toll on its resources, says Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
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KUALA LUMPUR,  July 16 — The abortion pills “misoprostol” and “mifepristone” are not registered with the Health Ministry of Malaysia (KKM) and are not permitted to be sold on the Malaysian ...
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PETALING JAYA: Free Hepatitis C screenings will be offered in over 100 locations nationwide in the biggest national screening campaign ever.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry confirmed an outbreak of 15 cases of malaria among the Semai orang asli tribe in Pos Lenjang, Kuala Lipis, Pahang.
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PUTRAJAYA: Fifteen cases of malaria, all involving Orang Asli children, have been reported in Kuala Lipis, Pahang, and the cause of the outbreak is being investigated, says Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
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JOHOR BAHRU: The Disaster Operation Control Centre, which was opened in Pasir Gudang following breathing difficulties and vomiting experienced by students due to suspected air pollution since June 20,...
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JULY 10 — The use of spices and herbs in cooking dates back more than 5,000 years.
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WeWork Labs, the startup program of co-working company WeWork, has partnered Thailand’s National Innovation Agency (NIA), food producer Thai Union Group, and Mahidol University’s Faculty of Scienc...
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Phoon (fifth from left), Lim (fourth from left), paediatric haemato-oncologist, Dr Asohan Thevarajah and JCI Kota Kinabalu members after the launching ceremony.
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KUALA TERENGGANU, July 4 — Another Orang Asli in Terengganu has been confirmed to have contracted measles, raising to 14 the number of people in the community in the state suffering from the disease...
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KUALA TERENGGANU: Another orang asli in Terengganu has been confirmed to have contracted measles, raising to 14 the number of people in the community in the state suffering from the disease.
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JOHOR BARU: The Pasir Gudang pollution case has put Yeo Bee Yin in a spot but the Energy, Science, Technology, Environ­ment and Climate Change Minister seems unruffled by the negative talk.“I am not afraid. I plan to take those responsible for the lies and slander to court,” she said.
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KUALA TERENGGANU: Another orang asli was admitted to Hulu Terengganu Hospital in Kuala Berang yesterday after she was detected to be ill, including having fever and diarrhoea.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 2): The Health Ministry has ordered the Starfresh and Water Funs bottled drinking water to be taken off the shelves after they were found to be contaminated by Pseudomonas aeruginos...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry has ordered the Starfresh and Water Funs bottled drinking water to be taken off the shelves after they were found to be contaminated by Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteri...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The health ministry has ordered Starfresh and Water Funs brands of bottled drinking water to be taken off the shelves after they were found to be contaminated by Pseudomonas aeruginosa b...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry has ordered the Starfresh and Water Funs bottled drinking water to be taken off the shelves after they were found to be contaminated by Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteri...
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 1): The Health Ministry has ordered the Starfresh and Water Funs bottled drinking water to be taken off the shelves after they were found to be contaminated by Pseudomonas aeruginos...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Field Hospital (MFH) received yet another recognition after it was honoured with the Sultan Azlan Shah Trophy Innovation Award.
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PASIR GUDANG - Dozens of students at several schools in Pasir Gudang, Johor, experienced breathing difficulties and nausea hours after 111 primary and secondary schools reopened yesterday, after being...
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All 111 schools in Pasir Gudang which were hit by air pollution reopened on Sunday.
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JOHOR BAHRU (June 28): Three immediate stop work orders were issued by the Department of Environment (DOE) of Johor to three chemical factories in Pasir Gudang yesterday as they are found to have the ...
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JOHOR BAHRU: The Johor Department of Environment (DoE) issued immediate stop work orders to three chemical factories in Pasir Gudang today as they were found to have the potential to cause air polluti...
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JOHOR BARU: Three immediate stop work orders were issued by the Department of Environment (DOE) of Johor to three chemical factories in Pasir Gudang today as they are found to have the potentials to c...
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JOHOR BARU (Bernama): The Johor Environment Department (DoE) has issued three stop-work orders to three chemical factories in Pasir Gudang that were found to have the potential to cause air pollution.
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JOHOR BAHRU (June 27): Three immediate stop work orders were issued by the Department of Environment (DOE) of Johor to three chemical factories in Pasir Gudang today as they are found to have the pote...
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Three immediate stop-work orders were issued by the Johor Environment Department (DOE) to three chemical factories in Pasir Gudang today as they are found to have the potential to cause air pollution.
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PASIR GUDANG, Johor: The Johor state government said on Thursday (Jun 27) that air quality in Pasir Gudang is good, adding that enforcement actions have been taken against 38 industrial premises for...
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JOHOR BAHRU (June 27): Johor police have mobilised 269 personnel to mount 24-hour roadblocks in Pasir Gudang near here in a special operation to prevent any attempt by irresponsible parties to transpo...
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JOHOR BAHRU (June 27): The exact cause of the air pollution causing vomiting and breathing difficulties among students in Pasir Gudang since last Thursday has not been ascertained until now.
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JOHOR BARU: Johor police have mobilised 269 personnel to mount 24-hour roadblocks in Pasir Gudang near here in a special operation to prevent any attempt by irresponsible parties to transport out toxi...
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JOHOR BAHRU (June 26): The exact cause of the air pollution causing vomiting and breathing difficulties among students in Pasir Gudang since last Thursday has not been ascertained yet.
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JOHOR BARU, June 26 — Johor police have mobilised 269 personnel to mount 24-hour roadblocks in Pasir Gudang near here in a special operation to prevent any attempt by irresponsible parties to tran...
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JOHOR BAHRU: The police have mounted roadblocks in Pasir Gudang to prevent parties from taking out toxic waste.
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JOHOR BAHRU: The state government has dismissed claims it was slow to react to the latest case of air pollution in Pasir Gudang, which resulted in breathing difficulty and vomiting among residents, pa...
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Poon (centre) in a group photo with the Walk-a-Payung walkathon participants.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry informed that 19 cases of methanol poisoning have been reported to the National Crisis Preparedness and Response Centre (CPRC) for the period from June 11 to Friday (...
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NIBONG TEBAL: Two outlets on the mainland were issued with compounds totalling RM8,000 for selling illegal liquor.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Health Ministry says 19 cases of methanol poisoning have been reported to the National Crisis Preparedness and Response Centre (CPRC) from Tuesday (June 11) to Friday (June 21).
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KUALA LUMPUR: The total number of people affected by the latest air pollution incident in Pasir Gudang, Johor, stands at 29 and all of them are in stable condition, says the Health Ministry.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 29 students around Pasir Gudang who suffered from breathing difficulties have been treated at the Sultan Ismail Hospital, Johor Baru since yesterday, according to Health direc...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 21): A total of 29 students around Pasir Gudang who suffered from breathing difficulty have been treated at the Sultan Ismail Hospital, Johor Bahru since yesterday, says Health dire...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 29 individuals from around Pasir Gudang suffering from breathing difficulty have been treated at Hospital Sultan Ismail (HSI) in Johor Bahru since yesterday, says Health direc...
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KUALA LUMPUR - Twenty nine victims of the air pollution in Pasir Gudang, Johor have been treated and all were reported to be in stable condition, says the Health Ministry.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 21 — A total of 29 students around Pasir Gudang who suffered from breathing difficulty have been treated at the Sultan Ismail Hospital, Johor Bahru since yesterday, says Health di...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Twenty nine victims of the air pollution in Pasir Gudang, Johor have been treated and all were reported to be in stable condition, says the Health Ministry.
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SEREMBAN: First, it was the Negri Sembilan Chinese Maternity Hospital (NSCMH). Now Datuk Lee Tian Hock has once again come forward to help save two other health facilities in the state – the Mawar Haemodialysis Centre (MHC), once reputed to be the country’s largest, and the Mawar Medical Centre (MMC) – whose operating licenses were revoked by the Health Ministry earlier this year.
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IPOH: All orang asli settlements in Perak are under control and the residents do not face any health problems.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 15): The Health Ministry has initiated an investigation into a brand of bottled drinking water, which was recalled in Singapore after bacteria was detected in the product.
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 15): The Health Ministry has initiated an investigation into a brand of bottled drinking water, which was recalled in Singapore after bacteria was detected in the product.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry has initiated an investigation into a brand of bottled drinking water, which was recalled in Singapore after bacteria was detected in the product.
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PETALING JAYA: The health ministry is investigating a brand of bottled drinking water, which was recalled in Singapore after bacteria was detected in the product.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 15 ― The Health Ministry (MoH) has initiated an investigation into a brand of bottled drinking water, which was recalled in Singapore after bacteria was detected in the product.
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Poon (fifth right) receiving a memento from Dr Chen at the event yesterday.
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BATU PAHAT: Always chase your dream, even if you have to quit your full-time job as a lawyer to cycle around the world.
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Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail PUTRAJAYA: The Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) will be directed to review Section 309 of the Penal Code towards decriminalisation of attempted suicide, according to Deput...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) will be directed to review Section 309 of the Penal Code towards decriminalisation of attempted suicide, according to Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Ser...
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PUTRAJAYA, June 13 — The Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC) will be directed to review Section 309 of the Penal Code towards decriminalisation of attempted suicide, according to Deputy Prime Minist...
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Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas KUCHING: Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas has called on the Ministry of Health (MOH) to investigate an alleged case of negligence by a doctor in the...
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KUCHING: A 61-year-old woman from Pending succumbed to rabies yesterday, bringing the death toll to 19 since the outbreak of the disease in 2017.
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KUCHING, June 13 — The Ministry of Health today confirmed one new rabies case in Sarawak involving a 61-year-old woman from Pending here who died yesterday, bringing the number of cases to 19 in the...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 10): Icon Offshore Bhd has bagged a RM39 million contract to provide anchor handling tugs supply (AHTS) to Sarawak Shell Bhd/Sabah Shell Petroleum Co Ltd (Shell).
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KUALA LUMPUR: MCA has launched its Government Monitoring Committee (GMC) to keep tabs on the Pakatan Harapan government.
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SEREMBAN: A total of 1,059 dengue cases recorded in Negri Sembilan as of June 1, said the state Health, Environment, Cooperatives and Consumerism Committee chairman S. Veerapan.
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Updates Apple announced at WWDC today are many and varied.
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Pokémon Go ends support for Apple Watch devices, on grounds that all similar functions can now be done on smartphones.