KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 9): Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi special officer Datuk Jefridin Atan said he will lodge a police report tomorrow regarding the circulation of fake news that the former prime minister had died.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 25): Believe it or not, the face mask, which is normally worn on hazy days when the country is covered in smog, is now categorised as the most important “shield” to fight against the invisible enemy, Covid-19, apart from social distancing.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 13): Police detained five Bangladeshi men in a raid at Jalan Tengkat Tong Shin here on suspicion of falsifying Covid-19 screening test results, said Kuala Lumpur police chief Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 11): The government has not revoked the order on ceiling retail prices of petrol and diesel as reported, said Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Alexander Nanta Linggi.
PETALING JAYA (May 27): A viral message circulating on WhatsApp on a list of hotels in Kuala Lumpur and Penang available for sale is a hoax.
MELAKA (March 27): For spreading fake news about the COVID-19 on WhatsApp, a senior citizen was left RM2,000 poorer when he was fined by the Magistrate's Court in Ayer Keroh here.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 9): The Beijing Medical Products Administration denied the credibility of a COVID-19 home testing kit and added there are no authorized home version of the test yet, China Daily reported today.
SERI KEMBANGAN (Feb 29): Police began a probe on Facebook user "Sharifah Sofia Syed Rashid III" who claimed that the Yang Di-Pertuan Agong had asked interim prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to resign, Malaysiakini reported today.