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Compulsory quarantine crucial

KUCHING: The latest case of a Sarawakian being tested positive while being under compulsory 14 days quarantine shows the importance of self-isolation,...

Health authorities investigate source

KUCHING: The State Health Department (JKNS) is currently investigating the source of infection involving a student from a local college here.

Areas with rising number of Covid-19 infections to be placed under EMCO

KUALA LUMPUR: The government has not ruled out the possibility of enforcing the enhanced movement control order (EMCO) in isolation in areas that...

SGH lays out SOPs for wellbeing of frontliners

KUCHING: The Sarawak General Hospital (SGH) has laid out detailed standard operating procedures (SOPs) to protect its healthcare workers from Covid-19.

EU raises Covid-19 risk level, insists not to close interior borders

BRUSSELS: The risk for people in Europe to be infected with the Covid-19 was levelled up by the European Center for Disease Prevention Control...

Sepsis linked to 1-in-5 deaths worldwide

PARIS: Sepsis played a direct role in the deaths of 11 million people in 2017, almost twice as many as previously estimated,...

Influenza not linked to China’s novel coronavirus

KUALA LUMPUR: The influenza situation in Malaysia has nothing to do with the spread of the novel coronavirus in Wuhan, China, said Health director-general ...

Selangor Govt monitoring Influenza outbreak, affected schools to close if situation worsens

SHAH ALAM: The Selangor government is monitoring the Influenza A outbreak in the state and will close affected schools if the situation reaches a...

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Heritage centre expects surge in visitors

KUCHING: Bung Bratak expects to see a surge in visitors in the coming days and weeks, said...

Keadilan Borneo backs Anwar for PM

KUCHING: Keadilan Borneo (Sarawak and Sabah) says it stands firm with the decision for Datuk Seri Anwar...

RM1 million zakat from BDA

KUCHING: The Bintulu Development Authority (BDA) has paid a total of RM1 million   zakat for 2019.

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Heritage centre expects surge in visitors

KUCHING: Bung Bratak expects to see a...

Keadilan Borneo backs Anwar for PM

KUCHING: Keadilan Borneo (Sarawak and Sabah) says...