Insurer stops fake claims worth RM5.6mil

http://www.thestar.com.my KUALA LUMPUR: Allianz General Insurance Co (M) Bhd has stopped bogus insurance claims worth RM5.6mil between 2014 and 2016. Head of claims Jayapragash Amblavanar said insurance fraud was a growing concern in Malaysia and the company reported an average of at least six fraud cases per month between 2014 and 2016. “Single digit cases Read more about Insurer stops fake claims worth RM5.6mil[…]

North Korean leader’s half-brother poisoned to death before flight

Source: The Star Online KUALA LUMPUR: The half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been assassinated in Malaysia, believed to be by two women operatives who attacked him with liquid poison just before he was to take a flight to Macau. Police said an unidentified North Korean had been taken ill at KLIA2 and Read more about North Korean leader’s half-brother poisoned to death before flight[…]

Actor’s wife nabbed in human trafficking probe

http://www.thestar.com.my/ KUALA LUMPUR: The wife of a popular actor was among 28 immigration department personnel detained for alleged involvement in a human trafficking syndicate, said deputy inspector-general of police Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim. He said the suspects including the 33-year-old woman were nabbed in a special operation conducted in Putrajaya last Tuesday. “They are Read more about Actor’s wife nabbed in human trafficking probe[…]

Man hands over possible MH370 debris, personal items to DCA

http://www.thestar.com.my/ KUALA LUMPUR: Blaine Gibson, the man who has been helping in the search for flight MH370, handed over debris and personal effects he found in Madagascar to the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) on Tuesday. The 59-year-old American said the debris and personal effects could have come from the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 Read more about Man hands over possible MH370 debris, personal items to DCA[…]

Forex scheme woes

Investors fall for plans that promise up to 250% returns, raising questions about their sustainability SALMAH, a retired secondary school teacher, ploughed her entire gratuity money into the country’s infamous gold investment scheme Genneva Gold. It was her second investment after her first reaped a return of more than 30% per annum. A few weeks Read more about Forex scheme woes[…]

Nur Jazlan: Smuggled guns used in shooting incidents

http://www.thestar.com.my/ JOHOR BARU: The firearms used in the recent shooting incidents were believed to have been smuggled in from neighbouring countries, said Deputy Home Minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed (pic). He said the firearms were smuggled in by groups to be used for criminal activities. “In all of the cases, the firearms used were unlicensed Read more about Nur Jazlan: Smuggled guns used in shooting incidents[…]