Tag: WHO

Sunny Deol tests positive for coronavirus, asks those who recently came in contact with him to get tested as well

India, Dec. 2 -- Actor and politician Sunny Deol has tested positive for Covid-19. On Wednesday morning, he took to Twitter to share the diagnosis with his followers. "I got myself tested for coronavirus and the result has come back positive. I am in isolation...

Owner saves puppy from being strangled by python, later frees python in the wild too

India, Dec. 2 -- Some rescue stories deserve special mention because of the calm mind of the people present in the situation. The rescue story of Wally, a 10-week-old puppy from Australia, totally fits that definition. The quick presence of mind and smooth handling...

Clinic in Cheras offers Covid-19 tests for just RM60

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 2 -- A medical clinic here is offering the Covid-19 antigen rapid tests for just RM60 as part of its corporate social responsibility initiative. Laurent Bleu Medical Clinic's CEO Natasha Ng said the aim is to provide affordable Covid-19 testing for everyone,...

Spotify Wrapped 2020: BTS and Bieber tops Malaysia’s most streamed artists, Siti Nurhaliza still local favourite

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 1 -- K-Pop boy band BTS dominated while Canadian singer-songwriter Justin Bieber and YG Entertainment's girl group Blackpink completed the top three spots in music streaming platform Spotify's top streamed artists in Malaysia for 2020. Datuk Siti Nurhaliza regained her top spot...

Police: Main suspect in ex-Mardi researcher’s murder in Bangsar arrested, along with two others

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 1 -- The main suspect in the robbery and murder case of the former director of the Information Technology Division, Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (Mardi), Wan Hassan Wan Embong, was arrested this morning. Bukit Aman Criminal Investigation Department (CID) director...

Gombak voters sue Azmin Ali over ‘Sheraton Move’ role, for allegedly deceiving them for GE14 votes

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 1 -- A total of 10 Gombak voters have come together to file a lawsuit against their MP Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali over his alleged role in the "Sheraton Move" plan which caused the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government to collapse...

Anwar’s Budget ‘strategy’ could impact his quest for PM, say analysts

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 1 -- Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's credibility took a big hit after last Thursday's Budget 2021 debacle in Parliament, analysts said. This could potentially have an adverse effect on Anwar's standing as Pakatan Harapan's (PH) prime minister of choice, they...

American production designer paints her house black. Find out Why?

India, Dec. 1 -- Some artists seem to find inspiration even in rather unpredictable places. One such person is an American production designer named Hannah Beachler. The Academy Award winner, who has worked on renowned projects such as Beyonce's Lemonade and Black Panther, has...

When Shah Rukh Khan opened up on his parents’ deaths: ‘I didn’t know what to do, empty house without them used to come to bite us’

India, Nov. 30 -- Shah Rukh Khan has always called the death of his parents the biggest loss of his life. He was 15 when he lost his father and 26 when he lost his mother. Both his parents couldn't witness Shah Rukh's journey...

Vaccine a good start to containing Covid-19, but no ‘silver bullet’, say healthcare experts

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 30 -- The government's announcement that it had successfully secured 12.8 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19's vaccine and a spot in the Covax Facility is definitely a good start in efforts to get back to normal life, healthcare experts said. They cautioned,...