PETALING JAYA: Malay daily Sinar Harian said it was not behind a news report that Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak would be thrown in jail if Barisan Nasional were to lose in the coming general election.
PETALING JAYA: A viral message warning Malaysians of robbers dressed as officials from the “Department of Home Affairs” actually turns out to be an alert issued to South Africans.
KUANTAN: Police have dismissed as untrue a claim on social media that the Chereh Dam in Sungai Lembing is at risk of collapsing at any time.
PUTRAJAYA: The Election Commission has advised the public to ignore the dates for dissolution of Parliament and the 14th General Election that have gone "viral" on social media.
PETALING JAYA: Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Syabas) has refuted a viral message claiming that it will start charging customers RM3 if they received their water bill by post.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian tilapia fish is safe to eat, assures the Malaysian Fisheries Department.
PETALING JAYA: A viral message circulating on social media claiming that the suspects involved in the murder of a man in a petrol station in Johor have been arrested is fake.
JOHOR BARU: The public has been urged to stop speculating on the identities of the four suspects who stabbed and ran over a man at a Jalan Sri Pelangi petrol station here on Sunday night.
CYBERJAYA: From just three in 2016, complaints lodged by the public on fake news jumped to 165 this year, the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) revealed.
KUALA BERANG: Rumours going viral on social media that an emergency siren was sounded in Tasik Kenyir signalling the release of water from the dam is not true, say the police.