Children under 13 must be banned from Facebook, TikTok
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Children under 13 must be banned from Facebook, TikTok

Children under the age of 13 must be banned from having Facebook and TikTok accounts, suggested Communications Ministry. Two Chinese dailies – Sin Chew and Guang Ming led with this today. The face off between Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) against pirates in the waters off Kunak, Sabah is the headlines in Nanyang Daily and…

Invisible hands inciting anger on the rise
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Invisible hands inciting anger on the rise

There are invisible hands deliberately inciting anger and this situation may escalate in view of the Kuala Kubu Baharu by-election, said Deputy Communication Minister Teo Nie Ching. “Some account owners are believed to be operating fake accounts or ‘invisible hands’ deliberately inciting anger and hatred by uploading 3R-related contents,” she commented. That is why she…

Elyn Leong clinches 5th spot in Chuang Asia
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Elyn Leong clinches 5th spot in Chuang Asia

Malaysia singer and internet sensation Elyn Leong clinched the 5th position in Chuang Asia 2024 – a Thai reality show created by China’s Tencent in collaboration with Thailand. The show aired on WeTV every Saturday from February 3, 2024, to April 6, 2024. Elyn, while expressing her gratitude, struggled to contain her emotions. “Mom, I…

Dragon Ball Youtuber seeks forgiveness over inaccuracies
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Dragon Ball Youtuber seeks forgiveness over inaccuracies

A video entitled Comeback Masterpiece: Explaining Dragon Ball in 43 minutes regarding the Dragon Ball series published by 老高与小茉 Mr & Mrs Gao YouTube channel on YouTube drew fire from fans of Dragon Ball and netizens over inaccuracies. The manga publication date was wrong. To make things worse, they also created facts that weren’t in…

Honouring ancestors: Exploring the deep-rooted traditions of Qing Ming festival
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Honouring ancestors: Exploring the deep-rooted traditions of Qing Ming festival

This year the Qing Ming festival falls on 4 April. Traditionally the Qing Ming festival is when people honour the deceased by cleaning the tombs and offering fresh flowers. Some opt to carry out rituals like burning objects made from paper and offering food and incense. How did it all begin? The Qing Ming Festival,…

VChuen Chen concerned over Taiwan earthquake victims
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VChuen Chen concerned over Taiwan earthquake victims

Taiwan based Malaysian singer VChuan Chen is very concerned over the condition of Taiwan people who experienced a 7.5 Richter scale earthquake that hit the eastern shores of Taiwan. He described it as the worst earthquake he has experienced. “What a powerful earthquake! And just now, another one just happened. Is everyone safe?” he asked…

Robert Tan Hua Choon charged for conning the Finance Ministry
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Robert Tan Hua Choon charged for conning the Finance Ministry

Spanco chairman Tan Sri Robert Tan Hua Choon being charged for conning the Finance Ministry in obtaining official car contracts via fraudulent means made headlines in both China Press an Kwong Wah Daily. Tan pleaded not guilty to the charges. The meeting of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong with KK Mart founder Datuk Seri Chai Kee…

Namewee launches ‘When I’m Gone’ at 4.44pm today
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Namewee launches ‘When I’m Gone’ at 4.44pm today

Local rapper and filmmaker Namewee’s newest music video ‘When I’m Gone’ is scheduled for launch today at 4.44pm. It sparked heated debate before its release. On April Fool’s Day, Namewee shocked fans with a social media post announcing his death, followed by details of his farewell ceremony. The news spread rapidly, sparking confusion and concern…