Eye on Malay show of force
PAS and Umno will soon ink their unity charter at a mammoth gathering that will signal their clout but which will likely put off the non-Malays.
SUMMER is almost over but Malaysia’s long, hot summ...
Rights groups: PAA amendments can be better
Several human rights organisations say that although the proposed amendments to the Peaceful Assembly Act 2012 are noteworthy, it will still fall short of international standards.
Condemning police brutality in Hong Kong protests
LETTER | The Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) and Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram) strongly condemn police brutality during the peaceful protest against the extradition law amendments...
Manner of appointment quizzed
PETALING JAYA: Latheefa Koya, known as an outspoken lawyer of PKR and human rights activist, is now the head of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).
Uphold the rule of law on Lynas issue
LETTER | Back in 2011 and 2012, when the green movement in the country peaked, strong line-ups of PKR, DAP and PAS leaders took part in the numerous protests held to oppose the setting up of the Lynas...
Let’s talk directly, Khalid tells critics
PUTRAJAYA: Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad has asked his critics to meet him directly to discuss the contentious Taman Rimba Kiara condominium project.
Ambiga gives PH six on her 1-to-10 scale
KUALA LUMPUR: A frequent critic of Pakatan Harapan (PH) acknowledges that the coalition has, in its first year of power, made laudable moves in the interest of democracy but complains that the pace ha...