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Khairy: Dr M hugging 'bodyguard' photo misleading

KUALA LUMPUR: A viral photo showing Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad being hugged by an individual is misleading and used to create sympathy for the former premier, said Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin.

Met Dept: No impending cold front

PETALING JAYA: Viral news of an impending cold front is not true, says the Meteorological Department.

Counterfeit cash scare! But it was merely props for a movie

PETALING JAYA: The stacks of counterfeit bank notes allegedly shipped in from China and seized by police were actually props for a popular local film.

PLUS: Federal Highway concession period only ends in 2038

PETALING JAYA: PLUS Malaysia Berhad (PLUS) has clarified that the concession period for the Federal Highway is only supposed to end in 2038.

Ministry denies price of cooking oil going up

PUTRAJAYA: The Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry has dismissed claim over social media that the price of cooking oil is set to rise.

Met Dept: No heatwave over the next five days

PETALING JAYA: The viral news claiming that Malaysia will experience a heatwave over the next five days is not true.

Claims of 'cat with human head' discovery quashed

PETALING JAYA: Rumours of the discovery of a cat-like creature with a human head in Pahang has reached UK shores.

Police dismiss video of fight in Tambun

IPOH: Police said on Wednesday night that there had been no fight between Malays and Chinese in Tambun as claimed by netizens in regard to a video that went viral on social media, which showed a man with a severed hand.

Viral video of bus crash did not happen on Karak Highway

PETALING JAYA: Highway concessionaire Anih Berhad has debunked the video of a bus crash which allegedly happened on the Kuala Lumpur-Karak Highway (KLK).

Singapore's LTA warns of scams involving high-speed rail project

SINGAPORE: The Land Transport Authority (LTA) here has warned people of scammers using the KL-Singapore high-speed rail project to dupe victims.