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Singaporean anti-vaxxers cry 'discrimination' after Gong Cha offers discount to vaccinated customers

PETALING JAYA, July 28 -- Anti-vaxxers in Singapore are feeling bitter over Gong Cha's sweet deals for those who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19. A screenshot from a Telegram group dedicated to... Read More


MB: Perak could enter Phase Three of National Recovery Plan by end Aug if 40pc residents vaccinated

IPOH, July 28 -- Perak could move into the Third Phase of the National Recovery Plan (NRP) by the end of August. Mentri Besar Datuk Saarani Mohamad said that the state hopes to administer the second ... Read More


No final goodbye: Sadness at KL cemetery as Covid-19 patients buried without loved ones present (VIDEO)

KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 -- For anyone who has lost someone due to Covid-19, the pain of the loss is made worse because they are unable to say a proper farewell. In a Covid-19 death, loved ones are not ... Read More


Seberang Perai mayor says can still enforce Covid-19 SOPs post-Emergency

SEBERANG PERAI, July 28 -- The city council here has provisions under the Local Government Act 1976 to enforce Covid-19 standard operating procedures even after the Emergency is lifted, said Seberang ... Read More


US retail giant Walmart to pay its employees' college tuition fees and books

KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 -- US retail giant Walmart will offer free college tuition and books to its 1.5 million employees in a bid to attract and retain workers in a tight labour market. The Washington... Read More


Man in China almost dies after inserting live eel into his rectum to cure constipation

KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 -- A man in Xinghua, Jiangsu province had the most bizarre way to relieve his constipation. He inserted a 20-centimetre eel into his rectum via his anus. The man, however, almo... Read More


Taiwan's King of Mandopop Jay Chou and wife Hannah Quinlivan praised for doing charity work quietly

KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 -- As China's Henan province battles one of its worst floods, celebrities from the Chinese entertainment scene are stepping up to provide financial aid. Sohu.com reported that T... Read More


Clip of two giant monitor lizards 'hugging' outside Covid-19 assessment centre amuses Malaysian internet users (VIDEO)

PETALING JAYA, July 28 -- A viral clip of two giant monitor lizards duking it out at a Covid-19 assessment centre parking lot has become a source of amusement to Malaysians online. And no, they were ... Read More


Retail association leaders plead with food delivery platforms to reduce commission rates

KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 -- Many food and beverage businesses find it difficult to sustain themselves by using the services of food delivery apps including Grab and Foodpanda, as the existing commission ... Read More


Deputy Speaker stalls MPs' motions to refer Takiyuddin to Privileges Committee for confusing House on Emergency Ordinances

KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 -- Requests by lawmakers for their motions to be debated before commencing with the daily agenda was nonchalantly ignored by Deputy Speaker Datuk Mohd Rashid Hasnon during this m... Read More