Category Archives: Self Care

COVID-19: Woman nabbed for spreading fake news on supermarket closure

BUKIT MERTAJAM Police have detained a woman to facilitate investigations into the spread of fake news claiming that a supermarket in Bandar Sunway, Seberang Jaya here was closed after being visited by a COVID-19 positive patient yesterday.   Seberang Perai

COVID-19: Singapore reports 175 new cases: Tally exceeds 55,000 mark

  SINGAPORE Singapore has preliminarily reported an additional 175 cases of COVID-19 infection for the past 24 hours with three imported cases.   According to a brief data released here by the republic’s Ministry of Health (MOH) today, all the

COVID-19: 13 new cases, including nine imported ones – Health DG

  KUALA LUMPUR Thirteen new COVID-19 cases were reported in Malaysia today, comprising nine imported and four local transmission cases, said Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.   He said the imported cases involved five Malaysians and four foreigners.

COVID-19: Two new clusters detected – Health DG

KUALA LUMPUR The Health Ministry has detected two more new COVID-19 clusters – the Kurau Cluster in Penang and the Meranti Cluster in Putrajaya, said Health Director-General Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.   He said the Kurau Cluster involved two

COVID-19: Over 100 individuals in Penang undergo test

GEORGE TOWN More than 100 people in Penang have been called up through the contact tracing app to undergo the COVID-19 test, Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said today.   Most of them were tested negative for the disease while

Kuala Kurau: Police seek Facebook user over viraled posting on COVID-19

— The police are looking for an individual who triggered concern among members of the public by uploading a post on Facebook claiming that there was a new COVID-19 cluster in Kuala Kurau, here, recently.   Kerian district deputy police

Take body temperature on forehead to guarantee accuracy – Health DG

  PUTRAJAYA Thermometer must be used on the forehead to guarantee accurate reading of body temperature, said Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.   He said using a thermometer on other parts of the body would cause the accuracy

COVID-19: Singapore reports 908 new cases, majority still workers at dorms

  SINGAPORE, Singapore has preliminarily confirmed an additional 908 cases of COVID-19 infection for the past 24 hours with the vast majority still being foreign workers residing in dormitories.   In its brief noon data released here today, the republic’s

New COVID-19 cases surge to 21 – Health DG

KUALA LUMPUR, After recording just one case yesterday, Malaysia today saw a surge in COVID-19 with 21 new cases, 15 of which are imported infections involving Malaysians, said Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.   He said six of

COVID-19: M’sia ready to allow minor haj (umrah)

PARIT, There is no problem to allow Malaysian pilgrims to perform the minor haj (umrah) but it depends on the current COVID-19 situation in the country.   Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Religious Affairs) Datuk Dr Zulkifli Mohamad Al-Bakri