Singapore’s worst COVID outbreak continues with another daily record Oct 10, 2021 0 0 12345 Bangkok: Singapore’s Ministry of Health said six people died on Friday due to coronavirus-related complications and almost 3,600 others tested positive, the highest number ever recorded in a day.The fatalities mean 142 people have died in Singapore after being infected with the virus, with around half of the deaths reported during the past month. The 3,590 new cases take the total since the start of the pandemic to over 120,000, of which almost 60,000 have been reported since September 1.Over 83 percent of Singapore’s 5.45 million people have received two doses of coronavirus vaccine, according to the ministry, which said almost 98 per cent of the new cases confirmed over the past 28 days reported mild symptoms or none. Of the 76 deaths recorded by the ministry over the same period, three in 10 were fully-vaccinated and the rest either not vaccinated or had received one dose. (dpa) Pages 12 RELATED ARTICLES Xi calls for ‘reunification’ with Taiwan, issues threats Oct 10, 2021 0 0 UN agrees to support refugees living on remote B’deshi island Oct 10, 2021 0 0 Houthi rebels hit Saudi’s King Abdullah Airport in Jizan with projectile Oct 10, 2021 0 0 Six soldiers injured in Israeli strikes in central Syria dpa Beirut Six soldiers were injured and property damage was reported after an Israeli missile strike on the eastern countryside of the Syrian city of Homs, state media said late on Friday. The state-run Syrian News .. New case of deadly Ebola virus detected in eastern Congo dpa Kinshasa A new case of the deadly Ebola virus has been recorded in the North Kivu province of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Friday night. The case was discovered .. Libyan sides agree to withdrawal of foreign fighters, mercenaries: UN Geneva: The United Nations said on Friday that representatives of Libya’s warring sides had agreed to begin the process of withdrawing all mercenaries and foreign fighters from the country. An action plan foresees the ..