PHNOM PENH: A scramble intensified on Tuesday to trace passengers from a US cruise liner allowed to disembark in Cambodia despite at least one traveller later being diagnosed with the Covid-19 coronavirus.
CELEBRATED Malaysian actor Ashraf Sinclair, who also found fame in Indonesia, died of a heart attack in Jakarta, this morning. He was 40.
SINGAPORE: Singapore confirmed two new Covid-19 cases in the republic late on Monday, bringing the tally to 77.
BEIJING: The death toll from China’s Covid-19 coronavirus epidemic jumped past 1,800 on Tuesday after 93 more people died in Hubei province, the hard-hit epicentre of the outbreak.
LEE Zii Jia believes that Malaysia’s success in reaching the final of the Badminton Asia Team Championships in Manila was a much needed break for the new generation of Malaysian shuttlers.