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No Covid contamination detected in meat from India

PUTRAJAYA: No Covid-19 contamination in meat products from India has been reported so far, said Veterinary Services Department (DVS) director-general Datuk Dr Norlizan Mohd Noor. He said the department had conducted laboratory tests on 400 food and livestock product samples...

Cargo flights only to and from India since April 28

PUTRAJAYA: Only cargo flights were permitted to and from India since April 28, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong. He said since that date Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) passenger flights from and to India had been prohibited...

Another 30 variants of coronavirus detected

KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry has detected another 30 Covid-19 variants of concern (VOC) in Malaysia — 27 of the South African variant (B.1.351) and three of the United Kingdom (UK) variant (B.117). Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba...

No entry for travellers from India

KUCHING: The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) will stop travellers who have been to India, from entering the state in its effort to prevent the new variants of virus from India. “As a precautionary measure, the committee decided to restrict...

MOH to propose halt to flights from India

PUTRAJAYA: The Ministry of Health (MOH) will propose to the government to halt all flights from India to prevent the spread of India’s double-mutant Covid-19 variant in Malaysia. Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba said the proposal will be presented...

New Delhi extends coronavirus lockdown as India cases hit new record

NEW DELHI: India's capital New Delhi on Sunday extended its lockdown as the country's Covid-19 crisis grew with infections and deaths hitting record highs. The announcement came as the healthcare system struggled to cope with the huge surge, with reports...

India tightens screws as Covid-19 infections hit new record

NEW DELHI: India's worst-hit state ramped up its coronavirus restrictions as nationwide the daily infections exceeded 100,000 for the first time on Monday. The country is only the second — after the United States — to record so many new...

India’s new agro tax to remove ‘palm oil advantage’

NEW DELHI: A new agriculture tax introduced by the Indian government will remove the “undue advantage” enjoyed by palm oil in the local market, according to an industry group. India had reduced the import duty on crude palm oil (CPO)...

China shares dramatic video of mountain clash with India troops

BEIJING: Dramatic footage released by Chinese state media purportedly shows deadly clashes between troops at the Indian border last year — a rare insight into violence at the tense, remote frontier. China's defence ministry on Friday named four soldiers killed...

India imports over 500,000 tonnes of palm oil from Malaysia in January

NEW DELHI: India imported more than 500,000 tonnes of palm oil from Malaysia in January out of its overall edible oil imports of about 1.07 million tonnes. The imports from Malaysia comprised 497,337 tonnes of crude palm oil (CPO), 9,204...
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Two constituencies receive RM100k each

KUCHING: State Legislative Assembly Speaker Datuk Amar Mohamad Asfia Awang Nassar on Thursday (Oct 21) distributed cheques worth RM200,000...
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