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Crackdown on beggars

JOHOR BARU: The state authorities are picking up beggars while on their rounds at Ramadan bazaars.


Fatimah: Operations to rescue beggars to continue

KUCHING: The operations to rescue beggars and bums from the street will continue to be carried out in every division.


Iraq's Basra city to ban beggars to prevent attacks

BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraq's southern oil hub of Basra will ban beggars from streets and other public places to help prevent attacks in the lead up to a parliamentary election in March, a security official said on Tuesday.


Malaysia – a foreign beggars’ haven

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia seems to have become a haven for foreign beggars who can reap up to RM8,000 a month from donations by kind locals, said MCA Public Services and Com­plaints Department chief Datuk Michael Chong.


Beware of singing female beggars, public advised

JOHOR BARU: foreign beggars in the city are using a new tactic to collect donations - by serenading the people first.


Time to clamp down on beggars

IT pains me each time when I come across street beggars waiting for handouts from the public.


Vietnam deports more than 200 Cambodian beggars

More than 200 Cambodian beggars were deported from southern Vietnam as part of a campaign to clean up the streets, a government official said Monday.


Street beggars getting braver and on the rise in Melaka

MELAKA: An exco member warns over the backlash against the tourism industry in view of the growing number of street beggars taking advantage of generous locals.


Chinese Embassy seeks police help over beggars

KUALA LUMPUR: The Chinese Embassy in Malaysia is looking into reports of its nationals being abducted, maimed and forced to be beggars here, reported Beijing Youth Daily.


282 foreigners among 1,762 beggars, vagrants held nationwide

KUALA LUMPUR: Two hundred eighty-two foreigners were among 1,762 beggars and vagrants were rounded up in 948 operations conducted by the authorities nationwide in the first 10 months of this year, the Dewan Rakyat was told on Wednesday.