Father falls victim to con artist promising to release son from ‘Customs detention’

KUANTAN: A person claiming to know someone in the Customs Department destroyed the hope of a father to get his son freed from detention, simultaneously scamming him of RM8,000 as payment for his release. “The 49-year-old victim alleged his son was

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Penangites still willing to pay despite ‘no free plastic bag’ policy

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang government will hold a discussion with stakeholders before it decides to implement a plastic bag levy of 50 sen, up from the 20 sen per piece now, mainly at supermarkets. Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said

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Two police reports made over fake news involving Finance Minister

PUTRAJAYA: Two police reports have been lodged over the dissemination of fake messages and news on social media, relating to Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng (. Lim’s press secretary, Lutfi Hakim, in a statement today said the two reports were made

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BN better organised on nomination day in Rantau by-election

By: K Pragalath SENDAYAN: The Rantau by-election nominations today saw Barisan Nasional’s mobilisation of supporters being much more organised than their rivals, Pakatan Harapan. Pakatan supporters were wearing the red Pakatan shirts as well as the light blue PKR shirts

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