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JOHOR BARU: An Umno leader wants Israel to be declared an "apartheid state" in light of the atrocities committed against Palestinians.
PETALING JAYA: National Archery athlete Haziq Kamaruddin’s death has been classified as coronary artery atherosclerosis, says the Health Ministry.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said on Friday that a state of emergency was being extended to a broader area due to a rapid rise of coronavirus cases in those regions.
PETALING JAYA: Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Seri Reezal Merican Naina Merican rubbishes talk on social media that national archer Haziq Kamaruddin's death was due to the Covid-19 vaccine.
TOKYO (Reuters) -Japan said on Friday it would declare a state of emergency in three more prefectures hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, in a surprise move reflecting growing concerns about the virus's spread.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's COVID-19 vaccine chief has blamed a rigid drug approval system for a slow inoculation campaign that is relying on only one approved shot, as a fourth wave of infections raises worries amid preparations for the Summer Olympics.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Technical problems derailed Japan's coronavirus vaccination booking system on Wednesday, compounding frustration over the government's handling of new outbreaks of infections and an inoculation drive that critics say has been woefully slow.
TOKYO (Reuters) - A newspaper ad criticising the Japanese government's response to the nation's fourth pandemic wave was widely shared on social media on Tuesday as public concerns mount over COVID-19 and official plans to host the Olympics, now just two months away.
TOKYO (Reuters) -Eighteen people have died from the COVID-19 respiratory disease outside of hospitals in Japan's Osaka Prefecture, officials said, amid calls for tougher restrictions on movement to halt a fourth wave of infections ahead of the Olympics.
TOKYO (Reuters) -Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said on Monday that he has never "put the Olympics first", as an opinion poll showed nearly 60% of people in Japan want the Games cancelled less than eleven weeks before they are due to open.