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65-year-old man dies from a blood clot after Moderna Covid-19 jab

Pittsburgh – A 65-year-old man has passed away from blood clots after receiving the second dose of the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine. Medics from the Allegheny...
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Pfizer, Moderna Covid-19 vaccines linked to rare heart inflammation risk, FDA says

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines indicate a rare risk of heart inflammation. The patient...

PM Lee on Spore’s next steps: Test, trace, vaccinate more quickly and more extensively

Singapore – Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong addressed the country on Monday (May 31), providing an update on the Covid-19 situation and highlighting the...
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US concert offers $980 ‘discount’ for vaccinated fans

Kuala Lampur -- US authorities eager to get people vaccinated against Covid-19 have offered inducements ranging from free beer to million-dollar lottery prizes, and...
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Call for public-private joint effort to speed up vaccination – Angeline Lim

Kuala Lampur -- Netizens are calling for the national vaccination programme to be speeded up by harnessing both public and private healthcare resources. A petition...
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No, hotels can’t offer Covid-19 vaccine package, clarifies Centre

India -- As a social media post of a famous hotel chain offering a vaccination package in Hyderabad's Hitec city went viral on social...

No evidence that B1617 variant attacks children especially: Ong Ye Kung

Singapore – A week after saying that the new B1617 Covid-19 variant “appears to affect children more,” Health Minister Ong Ye Kung disclosed that...

Taiwan looking for 300 missing Covid-19 positive people who gave fake or illegible contact...

Taipei – Amid a worsening outbreak on the island, Taiwanese authorities are looking for more than 300 people who tested positive for Covid-19 but...

Man who received first dose of Covid-19 vaccine dies from heart attack; panel concludes...

Singapore – The Covid-19 vaccine did not kill the 57-year-old man who had a fatal heart attack the day after he was jabbed, according...
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Covid-19 immunisation programme to get a boost in June with one million new doses...

KUALA LUMPUR -- Over one million doses of the AstraZeneca and CoronaVac Covid-19 vaccines arrived this morning at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA)...
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