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Met Dept: Ipoh 'blast' not from earthquake, source still being investigated

IPOH: The Malaysian Meteorological Department has debunked claims that an earthquake was the source of a loud noise and subsequent tremors heard and felt here on Thursday (Oct 4).

Sikh bikers confronting Raja Petra in Manchester? No such thing

PETALING JAYA: Pictures purportedly showing of a Sikh group on motorcycles getting ready to confront blogger Raja Petra Kamarudin for insulting the turban has turned out to be fake news.

Screengrab of the original story from CTV Vancouver News on July 18, 2016.

Fake message about new law on using phones while driving going viral

PETALING JAYA: A viral message concerning “new legislation passed in Parliament” about anyone caught using a mobile phone while driving is fake.

Police: Not true that child sodomised by disabled man in Pantai Dalam, KL

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Police have denied a report by a local news portal that a boy, 12, was sodomised by a disabled (OKU) man on Sunday (Sept 23).

Tommy Thomas quits as AG? It's fake news

PETALING JAYA: Attorney-general Tommy Thomas has dismissed a report that claims he has resigned from his position.

Police: Fight in Jeram nothing to do with religion

PETALING JAYA: Police are debunking a viral message that claims three men in Jeram, Selangor, were attacked because of an argument over early-morning azan (call to prayer).

Tilapia in Malaysia safe to eat

PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): Tilapia fish in Malaysia are safe to eat because breeders adhere to Good Aquaculture Practices (GAqP) as issued by the Department of Fisheries (DOF).

Police say no truth to viral message alleging rape of six-year-old

KUALA LUMPUR: Police investigations into a viral message which claimed that a six-year-old girl was raped have yielded no evidence of any such sexual crime.

Reversed sequence of photos used to spread fake news about Dr M

PETALING JAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is all right, unlike a viral message featuring two photos which paint a picture that he fell (tersungkur) during prayers (Solat Sunat Aidiladha) at Masjid Negara on Wednesday (Aug 22) morning.

Johor Sultan furious over fake news about him urging people to avoid Pribumi

JOHOR BARU: Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar is furious over fake news about him on social media asking people to avoid Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia.