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July 19, 2018 11:37 AM Let's move forward: Kayveas

KUALA LUMPUR: The MyPPP war may have seen its ending with the Registrar of Societies (RoS) officially naming Tan Sri M. Kayveas as the interim president along with nine others in an interim committee on July 10. Kayveas said the interim committee is made up of five people who are against him and were involved in his sacking but he has accepted the decision 8

July 19, 2018 8:01 AM Stop spreading fake news on HFMD: Penang govt

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang government has denied rumours of a fatality following the spread of the hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD). Rubbishing the rumours circulating on social media, state Health Committee chairman Dr Afif Bahardin urged netizens not to spread the unverified information. He said the situation is under control, despite an increase in the number 5

June 28, 2018 12:10 AM Alleged fake victim of Paris attacks faces fraud charge

PARIS: A 32-year-old woman appeared in court in France on Wednesday accused of fraud after allegedly falsely claiming to be a victim of the Paris jihadist attacks. The woman had claimed to have been shot in the elbow or thumb, according to different accounts, during the attacks in which 130 people died and hundreds more were wounded at the national stadium 6

June 22, 2018 1:20 PM Call for probe over sale of illegal driving licence

PETALING JAYA: The police have been urged to investigate the claims over the sale of "lesen terbang" (illegally-obtained driving licence) to members of the public via social media, including Facebook. Special functions officer to the Transport Minister Chung Yi Fan said there had been an illegal syndicate offering such a licence on the social media with the price 6

June 1, 2018 12:25 PM Check Tabung Harapan account number before making transaction: Guan Eng

KUALA LUMPUR: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has advised the public to check the account number for Tabung Harapan Malaysia (THM) first before conducting any transaction. He said this after it was found that fake posters were being spread on the social media about the fund with an account number that was different from the one previously announced 5

May 28, 2018 11:17 AM Mohamad Sabu denies report on using Viva to go to work

KUALA LUMPUR: Defence Minister Mohammad Sabu has denied a report doing the rounds on social media stating he was reluctant to use the official vehicle provided by the ministry. He said the facility would be fully utilised in line with his post, adding however, it would not be abused. "(It was reported that) Apparently, I wanted to drive my son's Perodua 6

May 25, 2018 2:00 AM Justo links Jho Low to 1MDB and PetroSaudi

PETALING JAYA: Billionaire Low Taek Jho, or better known as Jho Low, has been linked to 1MDB and PetroSaudi International, which are intergral parts of the 1MDB scandal. In an exclusive report by The Star, former Petrosaudi International executive Andre Xavier Justo (pix) claimed to have met Low two times to discuss a deal involving 1Malaysia Development 13

May 16, 2018 6:51 AM Stakes raised for Mourinho-Conte feud in Cup final showdown

LONDON: Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte renew hostilities with the stakes heightened when Manchester United and Chelsea face off in Saturday's FA Cup final needing silverware to mask this season's flaws. Conte's need is the greater. Having missed out on Champions League football for next season, many expect the Wembley showpiece to be the Italian's final 17

May 14, 2018 11:47 AM Guan Eng laments fake news on GST abolition

GEORGE TOWN: Finance Minister designate Lim Guan Eng has lamented the use of fake news to sabotage the efforts of the new Pakatan Harapan government to ensure a smooth transition towards the formation of an effective federal government. Responding to a viral news that the Goods and Services Tax would be abolished on June 1, Lim shook his head in disbelief 14

May 10, 2018 10:01 AM S'gor palace dismisses fake news over appointment of new PM

SHAH ALAM: The Sultan of Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah, today expressed disappointment over a viral social media message that he had attempted to influence the Yang di-Pertuan Agong on the appointment of the new prime minister following yesterday's general election. The Ruler would like to remind the people not to easily believe fake news on the Internet 7