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September 4, 2018 1:13 PM Latest bird flu case detected in Tuaran

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Veterinary Service Department detected the latest bird flu outbreak in two villages in Tuaran. Sabah Agriculture and Food Industry Minister Junz Wong said the bird flu outbreak was detected in Kampung Laya-Laya Tuaran and Kampung Ladang Tenghilan Estate. "These two areas are confirmed positive with bird flu since Aug 23, but checks 324

August 16, 2018 2:48 AM Indonesian ban on poultry from Malaysia has no impact on exporters

PETALING JAYA: Indonesia's ban on the import of fresh poultry and unprocessed products from Malaysia shipped after Aug 9 will not have any impact on Malaysian exporters, as they have not been in the market for more than a year now. According to an industry player who declined to be named, a ban on Malaysian poultry has actually been in effect since the H5N1 avian 89

August 8, 2018 9:24 AM MOH reminds public not to be misled by HFMD/flu spray

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Health (MOH) reminded members of the public to be wary of the claim that an anti-HFMD/flu spray under the brand name Thymos is able to provide full protection against the Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) and Influenza A viruses. Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the product is made of activated 25

March 2, 2018 10:59 PM Shuttlers Zii Jia, Iskandar slug it out at national championship

BAM badminton players Goh V Shem (left) and Tan Wee Kiong (R) in men's doubles badminton action during the Celcom Axiata National Championship 2018 at Stadium Juara, Bukit Kiara. — Picture by Mukhriz HazimKUALA LUMPUR, March 3 — Lee Zii Jia and Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin will be slugging it out today for the men’s singles title and bragging rights 41

February 23, 2018 3:11 PM British actor Stephen Fry reveals battle with prostate cancer

Actor Stephen Fry arrives for a Service of Thanksgiving for the life and work of Lord Snowdon at Westminster Abbey in London, Britain April 7, 2017. ― Reuters picLONDON, Feb 23 ― British actor Stephen Fry said today he has had surgery to remove his prostate after battling cancer for two months, adding in a video also posted today that the operation appears 46

February 21, 2018 12:18 PM Sinabung volcanic eruption has no impact on air quality in Malaysia, says minister

A villager sprays pesticide over potato crops as Mount Sinabung spews ash at Sibintun village, North Sumatra province February 4, 2014. Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar said the eruption of Mount Sinabung in Sumatra has not and will not affect the air quality in Malaysia. — Reuters picPUTRAJAYA, Feb 21 — The eruption of Mount Sinabung in Sumatra 30

January 27, 2018 10:10 AM Viralled message student afflicted with H1N1 untrue: Health DG

KUALA LUMPUR: The viralled news of a Negri Sembilan student suffering from H1N1 virus or swine flu is untrue, says Health Director-General Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. In reality, he said the student, from Kuala Pilah, was confirmed positive with influenza A which spread easily through the respiratory tract. "The rumours that a student in Kuala Pilah 19

January 26, 2018 10:31 AM 102 students skip Perak school over H1N1 virus outbreak rumours

Rumours of pupils suffering from H1N1 have caused attendance at SJK Tsung Wah school to drop. According to headmistress Yeoh Kim Choon, 102 pupils were absent, January 26, 2018.KUALA KANGSAR, Jan 26 — Rumours of a H1N1 virus outbreak at a Perak primary school here saw attendance plunge from 26 to 102 in just 24 hours. SJK Tsung Wah school headmistress 27

January 1, 2018 11:51 AM Health DG: Umrah pilgrim tested positive for MERS-CoV infection

Health director-general, Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, speaks during a news conference regarding the apparent assassination of Kim Jong-nam at Kuala Lumpur General Hospital February 21, 2017. — Reuters picPUTRAJAYA, Jan 1 — A 55-year-old man was confirmed positive for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection after returning 22

December 22, 2017 6:05 PM Saudi Arabia confirms H5N8 bird flu outbreak: OIE

PARIS: Saudi Arabia has confirmed an outbreak of highly contagious bird flu in Riyadh that led to the culling of nearly 16,000 ducks, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Friday. The highly pathogenic H5N8 strain infected and killed 14 birds at a non-specified location in the Saudi capital, the Paris-based OIE said in a report on its website 30