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Coronavirus COVID 19 News

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The multiple could go up to 4 if full CRS data is made available

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  thehindu.com •

City of 11 million placed under lockdown, transport links snapped.

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  thehindu.com •

Officials to visit 32 firkas in Namakkal district for at least an hour a day

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  thehindu.com •

The United States said Tuesday it has distributed more than 100 million Covid-19 vaccine doses overseas -- more than all other countries combined -- as President Joe Biden touts his record on countering the Delta variant cutting a deadly swath across the planet.

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  dailytelegraph.com.au •

Suggest setting up vaccination camps near labour addas to facilitate easy access

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  thehindu.com •

SINGAPORE: United States Vice President Kamala Harris will visit Singapore and Vietnam in a fortnight's time, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said ...

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  channelnewsasia.com •

2,416 new cases; test positivity rate at 13.21%

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  thehindu.com •

The central districts registered 373 fresh cases of COVID-19 and the death of three patients on Tuesday.Barring Thanjavur, all other districts in the region registered less than 100 cases. In Thanjavu

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  thehindu.com •

New York City is mandating proof of Covid-19 vaccination to enter certain indoor businesses — including all indoor restaurants, entertainment venues and gyms, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced.

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  news.com.au •

ALOR SETAR, Aug 3 ― A total of 83 residents in Kampung Bukit Malut, Langkawi tested positive for Covid-19 as of yesterday following screening tests since the area was placed under the enhanced movement control order (EMCO) on July 27. Kedah Health director Dr Othman Warijo said this number was...

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  malaymail.com •

New York City will soon require proof of COVID-19 vaccinations for indoor activities, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday (Aug 3), making it ...

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  channelnewsasia.com •

With the official machinery gearing up to face the ‘third wave’ of COVID-19, the Corporation authorities here have started an awareness campaign on Tuesday. Corporation officials led by Commissioner T

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  thehindu.com •

KOTA KINABALU, Aug 3 ― A total of 1,010 Covid-19 positive cases were recorded in Sabah today, with one new cluster detected, bringing the total number of infections in the state to 87,899, Sabah Local Government and Housing Minister Datuk Masidi Manjun said. He said the new cluster, known as the...

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  malaymail.com •

As many as 609 new coronavirus infections were recorded in the State on Tuesday, with 1,08,921 samples being put to test. The results of 1,541 samples are awaited. The fresh cases include the highest

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  thehindu.com •

IPOH, Aug 3 — Perak today started Covid-19 walk-in vaccinations for senior citizens at vaccination centres, said state Health director Datuk Dr Ding Lay Ming. She said walk-in vaccinations were available for the afternoon session, from 2pm to 5pm. “Yes, (walk-in vaccinations) only during the...

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  malaymail.com •

Ten districts in Kerala are showing a worrying trend: Lav Aggarwal

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  thehindu.com •

Fearing that tipplers from neighbouring Kerala might contribute to the spike in COVID-19 cases in Dakshina Kannada, the district administration on Tuesday ordered the closure of all liquor shops withi

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  thehindu.com •

The figures also show 2,400 of those patients are in ICU beds.

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  thehindu.com •

Shivamogga reported 28 fresh cases of COVID-19 and one death on Tuesday. Among the fresh cases, nine are in Shivamogga, eight from Bhadravati, four from Thirthahalli, one from Shikaripur, three from S

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  thehindu.com •

Estate owners urged to discourage it over COVID-19 fears

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  thehindu.com •

SINGAPORE: Fifty people are being investigated for alleged breaches of COVID-19 regulations at multiple unlicensed "KTV-concept" outlets, police ...

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  channelnewsasia.com •

KUCHING, Aug 3 ― Sarawak’s southern zone, covering Kuching, Bau, Lundu, Samarahan, Simunjan, Asajaya, Serian and Tebedu will not be moving to Phase Three of the National Recovery Plan (PPN ) tomorrow as scheduled. The State Disaster Management Committee (JPBN) is a statement announced that the...

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  malaymail.com •

The so-called report on COVID-19 origin tracing by US congressmen is totally based on the concocted

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  shine.cn •

SHAH ALAM, Aug 3 ― The funeral management involving Muslim Covid-19 fatalities at three hospitals in Selangor will not be more than 24 hours following the implementation of a funeral management initiative by the state government to speed up the process, said Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Amirudin...

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  malaymail.com •

BRUSSELS, Aug 3 — The European Union made the first pay-outs to member states today from its €800-billion (RM4 trillion) post-coronavirus recovery plan. The first instalments from the pooled “Next Generation EU” fund were €770 million to Belgium, €12.1 million to Luxembourg and €2.2...

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  malaymail.com •

KOTA BARU, Aug 3 — Kelantan Mentri Besar Datuk Ahmad Yakob has urged the people to exercise extra caution and show better self-discipline following a spike in Covid-19 cases in the state. He also advised them to refrain from engaging in group activities and to continue to adhere to the standard...

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  malaymail.com •

New requirements are compromise between needed checks and necessary travel, although some details are complicated, they say.

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  scmp.com •

PARIS: Half of the population of the European Union has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, according to an AFP tally on Tuesday (Aug 3), ...

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  channelnewsasia.com •

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 3 — HPP Holdings Bhd would temporarily cease its operations in four of its manufacturing facilities in Taman Teknologi Cheng, Melaka from August 3-17, 2021 to carry out deep sanitisation and disinfection work at the factories and office. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia today, it...

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  malaymail.com •

Pharmacies in the city have tightened COVID-19 prevention measures, including checking the temperatu

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  shine.cn •

The certificate would contain vaccination records and follow the standards set by the World Health Organization.

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  scmp.com •

A number of leading Australian experts have backed the scientific modelling that refocuses on how Australia will claw its way out of the Covid-19 pandemic, but it has come with warnings.

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  news.com.au •

KUCHING, Aug 3 ― An average of 25 per cent of new daily reported Covid-19 cases in Sarawak in July involved individuals aged below 18 years old, said State Health Director Datuk Dr Mohamed Sapian Mohamed. “This group is not yet eligible to receive Covid-19 immunisation based on the current...

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  malaymail.com •

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian hopes vaccination will be her state’s ticket out of lockdown, Queensland’s stay-at-home orders have been extended and Victoria hopes to welcome back AFL crowds as early as next week.

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  theage.com.au •

World Breastfeeding Awareness Week is observed from August 1 to 7.

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  thehindu.com •

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 3 ― The number of Covid-19 patients being treated in intensive care units nationwide continues to climb, hitting a new record at 1,066 today, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said. Fatalities also remained high, at 195, bringing the cumulative death toll...

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  malaymail.com •

Physical, psychological, social and familial collateral damage inflicted upon the healthcare workforce must be addressed, they say

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  thehindu.com •

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 3 ― Malaysia will emphasise on three key points, including the importance of mutual recognition of the Covid-19 vaccine by Asean member countries, at the 54th Asean Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM) and Related Meetings this week. Senior Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin...

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  malaymail.com •

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 3 ― The enhanced movement control order (EMCO) will be enforced at nine localities in Sabah, Terengganu and Pahang from August 5 to 18, said Senior Foreign Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein. In his statement on the National Recovery Plan (PPN) today, he...

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  malaymail.com •

Held by police for obstructing disease control, 64-year-old initially refused to tell police places

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  shine.cn •

SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Health (MOH) on Tuesday (Aug 3) acknowledged criticism of its COVID-19 quarantine operations, and apologised over ...

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  channelnewsasia.com •

SINGAPORE: Singapore reported 98 new locally transmitted COVID-19 infections as of noon on Tuesday (Aug 3), including a new cluster at Changi ...

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  channelnewsasia.com •

SINGAPORE: Singapore reported 98 new locally transmitted COVID-19 infections as of noon on Tuesday (Aug 3), including 31 with no links to previous ...

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  channelnewsasia.com •

City’s overhauled rules ‘are not going to fundamentally change the picture’ for resuming quarantine-free travel over the border, Guangdong official says.

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  scmp.com •

Federal government data released on Tuesday shows some affluent areas in Melbourne and Sydney have higher COVID-19 vaccination rates than some of the cities' lower-income areas.

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  sbs.com.au •

CANBERRA: Australian authorities said that they could ease a COVID-19 lockdown that demands Sydney's 5 million people stay home until the end of ...

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  channelnewsasia.com •

SEPANG, Aug 3 ― Malaysia today received 415,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine contributed by the United Kingdom (UK), which will further boost the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme (PICK). The consignment was flown in via Emirates Airlines EK 346 which landed at the Kuala Lumpur...

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  malaymail.com •

KUALA BERANG, Aug 3 ― The Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry (KPDNHEP) is considering a proposal to control the price of the Covid-19 test kit, said Deputy Minister Datuk Rosol Wahid. He said based on feedback from the public, the test kit price is a burden especially to the low-income...

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  malaymail.com •

SEBERANG PERAI, Aug 3 — The Seberang Perai City Council (MBSP) has ordered the Bukit Mertajam Market to be closed from August 5 to 11 after five Covid-19 cases were detected among traders and workers. MBSP Mayor Datuk Rozali Mohamud said two traders and three workers were positive for Covid-19 as...

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  malaymail.com •

Coronavirus COVID 19 and Travel news in 2021

Last updated: August 3, 2021

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