BEIJING: The death toll from the new coronavirus outbreak rose again today but Chinese and international health officials sought to calm global nerves, citing a study showing most cases are mild and warning against excessive measures to contain the epidemic.
PUTRAJAYA: Only four Malaysians were on board the Diamond Princess cruise liner, Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad confirmed today.
PUTRAJAYA: The government will review the country’s laws against the distribution and abuse of drugs, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said.
BANGKOK: A gunman killed one person and wounded another at a shopping centre in Bangkok on Tuesday, police said, 10 days after a mass shooting at another mall in Thailand's northeast.
KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has conveyed her condolences to the family of actor Ashraf Sinclair who died of a heart attack earlier today in Jakarta.