KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 20): Malaysia's daily number of reported Covid-19-related deaths rose to 376 yesterday (Sept 19) from 324 a day earlier (Sept 18), bringing the country’ total pandemic-linked fatalities to 23,443 so far, according to the Ministry of Health’s (MoH) latest updates.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 18): Malaysia recorded 388 Covid-19 related fatalities yesterday (Sept 17), up from 346 reported the day before.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 18): Malaysia’s reported Covid-19-linked fatalities climbed 25% to a record high of 2,869 in the week of Sept 10 to 16, compared with 2,295 in the previous week.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 1): Newly-appointed Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin told the media that there are no deaths linked to vaccination so far in Malaysia.
PUTRAJAYA (Aug 27): The Court of Appeal has fixed Sept 23 as the date to deliver its decision on the discovery application by the family of Altantuya Shaariibuu (pictured), who filed a RM100 million suit over her gruesome death 15 years ago.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 26): Malaysia reported 24,599 new daily Covid-19 cases today — the highest number since the onset of the pandemic – pushing the number of active cases up to 265,841, the worst yet.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 12): Malaysia today reported a new daily record of 21,668 Covid-19 infections, up from 20,780 yesterday and raising total cases to 1.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 5): The Ministry of Health (MoH) has reported another day of over 100 coronavirus-related deaths, with 109 fatalities recorded within the past 24 hours as of noon today, pushing the national death toll to 3,291.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 4): Malaysia logged 7,748 new daily Covid-19 cases today, down from 8,209 yesterday, taking cumulative confirmed infections above the 600,000 level to 603,122.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 2): Malaysia’s daily Covid-19 death toll climbed to 126 — the highest level since the outbreak in March last year, according to Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.