LFL: Home minister’s initiative on statelessness must be made effective by new procedures and mechanisms

Press Statement Home minister’s initiative on statelessness must be made effective by new procedures and mechanisms 17 December 2020   We refer to the recent statement by the Home Minister that his ministry will be giving stateless persons one year to make an application for citizenship.   We have long called for serious and effective…

We created history, says Bersih 4 organiser

The area around Dataran Merdeka is filled with Bersih 4 participants. The rally ends officially at midnight. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Najjua Zulkefli, August 30, 2015. The Bersih 4 rally ended at the stroke of midnight with the singing of Negaraku and chants of “Merdeka” but Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih…

Cartoonist Zunar charged with nine counts of sedition

KUALA LUMPUR: Cartoonist Zunar has claimed trial to nine charges of sedition for allegedly insulting the judiciary in tweets made regarding Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s conviction in the Sodomy 2 case. Zulkiflee Anwar Haque, 53, better known as Zunar, was charged before the Sessions Court with publishing seditious tweets through the account @zunarkartunis at 3pm…