Category: World

MCO: Malaysian workers look for alternatives as Singapore ceases temporary housing support
COVID-19, Malaysia News

MCO: Malaysian workers look for alternatives as Singapore ceases temporary housing support

admin- April 1, 2020

SINGAPORE,. Some Malaysian workers in Singapore are weighing up their options, including heading home, while their employers here try to look for rental flats and ... Read More

Indian police fire tear gas at jobless workers defying coronavirus lockdown
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Indian police fire tear gas at jobless workers defying coronavirus lockdown

admin- March 31, 2020

NEW DELHI,. Police in India fired tear gas to disperse a stone-pelting crowd of migrant workers defying a three-week lockdown against the coronavirus that has ... Read More

New York greets hospital ship with cheers, California cases soar
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New York greets hospital ship with cheers, California cases soar

admin- March 31, 2020

NEW YORK,. New York welcomed the arrival of a gleaming 1,000-bed US Navy hospital ship yesterday as a beacon of hope for the city's desperate ... Read More

Australia enacts sweeping lockdown powers to combat coronavirus spread
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Australia enacts sweeping lockdown powers to combat coronavirus spread

admin- March 31, 2020

SYDNEY,. People in Australia's most populous state of New South Wales, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak in Australia, could be heavily fined or jailed ... Read More

Trump says coronavirus guidelines may get tougher, 1 million Americans tested
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Trump says coronavirus guidelines may get tougher, 1 million Americans tested

admin- March 31, 2020

WASHINGTON,. US President Donald Trump said yesterday that federal social distancing guidelines might be toughened and travel restrictions with China and Europe would stay in ... Read More

North Korea says tested ‘super-large’ rocket launchers
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North Korea says tested ‘super-large’ rocket launchers

abd rahman kamarudin- March 30, 2020

SEOUL,. Nuclear-armed North Korea successfully tested "super-large multiple rocket launchers", state media said today, but leader Kim Jong-un was not described as commanding the drill ... Read More

With PM Johnson ill, Covid-19 strikes at heart of British politics
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With PM Johnson ill, Covid-19 strikes at heart of British politics

abd rahman kamarudin- March 30, 2020

LONDON,. Hours after Prime Minister Boris Johnson revealed on Friday he had the coronavirus, his health minister said he did too, and England's chief medical ... Read More