Oil royalty: We will discuss – CM
Shafie (centre) with Sabah religious leaders, NGO leaders and other invited guests at the Unity Solidarity in Diversity Programme last night.
Zero waste heroes bag award
KUALA LUMPUR: Pushing for drastic waste minimisation measures led Khor Sue Yee, 27, and Aurora Tin Fong Yun, 31, to be recognised, not just by their peers, but also...
Expedite political funding law, urges NGO
GEORGE TOWN: An NGO today urged the government to hurry up and pass laws on political funding so as to put an end to conflicts of interest between companies and politicians.
Firemen rescue turtle stuck in fishing net
NGO group Trash Hero Mersing on Tuesday released a video of Mersing Fire and Rescue Department personnel helping a turtle to be released from a fishing net, plastic and trash on a beach.
Pahang to set up Department of Women
TEMERLOH: The state government will set up a Department of Women to help increase the participation of Pahang women in development programmes especially in rural areas.
Be a transparent, accountable and clean government
ADUN SPEAKS | As Pakatan Harapan celebrates the second National Day since it took over Putrajaya, it faces continuous backlash from the conservatives as well as the bureaucracy that is largely uncoope...
My Merdeka wish list — Mohamed Rafick Khan
AUGUST 30 — Pondering into the future of this country based on the happenings over last few months, I can’t stop to worry for the country that a small spark would turn this country into a civil wa...
NGO seeks ways to better protect coral reefs
KUALA LUMPUR: While coral reefs in Malaysia are resilient to threats, measures still need to be taken to arrest their further deterioration, said environmental NGO Reef Check Malaysia.
Actually, we commented on 100pct of the IPCMC bill
LETTER | The Citizens Against Enforced Disappearances (Caged) is surprised by a news report of a press conference given by de facto Law Minister Liew Vui Keong after a meeting which we attended yest...
IPCMC bill weak, needs more consultation, NGO says
PETALING JAYA: An NGO has called for further consultation by the government on the bill for the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) tabled in Parliament last month, saying ...
NGO: Restore Sarawak rights or risk a secession movement
KUCHING: Celebrating Sarawak Day, Sarawak Association for People's Aspiration (Sapa) has urged the Federal Government to restore the state’s rights and status under the Malaysia Agreement 1963 or face rising independence sentiment among Sarawakians.
Anti-Lynas group wants to meet PM
KUALA LUMPUR: The Save Malaysia Stop Lynas coalition wants to meet Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad so that the prime minister can listen to both sides ahead of a Cabinet meeting on whether or not to renew Aus...
NGO offers suicide prevention helpline
BUTTERWORTH: A non-governmental organisation (NGO) here has launched a toll-free helpline (1800 22 5757) to provide counselling and emotional support to those who are depressed or are having suicidal ...
NGO wants MACC ‘culprits’ to face justice
THE Teoh Beng Hock Trust for Democracy wants the culprits behind Teoh’s death to be suspended from the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) and charged for murder.