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Nation 08 Apr 2019 | 5:40 AM Premium

To protect kids, govt to review archaic laws against begging, says Yeoh

KUALA LUMPUR: There are plans to review archaic laws against door-to-door begging, says Women, Family and Community Development Deputy Minister Hannah Yeoh.

Metro News 02 Dec 2017 | 12:00 AM Premium

Don’t be hoodwinked by beggars

GEORGE TOWN: A growing number of beggars are taking advantage of the kindness of locals.

Metro News 01 Dec 2017 | 12:00 AM Premium

Rounding up beggars in Selangor

SELANGOR authorities have rescued 2,326 beggars until October this year and the numbers are not getting any less.

Community 06 Apr 2017 | 12:00 AM Premium

Co-ordinate donations to prevent surplus and abuse

They come, they collect and then they sell. While some among the homeless profit from the excess items they receive, there are others who abuse the medicine prescribed to them.