Tag: human rights
Penang Deputy Chief Minister II claims affirmative action has resulted in the exacerbation of race and religious polarisation in the country.
Kerry argued that respecting human rights does not weaken a government and that repressing citizens opens the door to the growth of violent extremism.
"Nisha Ayub Day" is in recognition of the activist's efforts in fighting for equality and the protection of transgender rights.
Ira Sophia will be charged for defying religious authorities and encouraging vice.
Lawyer Siti Kassim claims religious authorities raided transgender dinner without a warrant and without being accompanied by police personnel.
Expert on social democracy dismisses Malaysia's arguments for not signing the UN Covenant of Civil and Political Rights.
PM reassures Malaysians of freedom to practice their religion in their own houses of worship.
Amnesty International Malaysia Report for 2015/2016 talks about initial reluctance of Malaysia and Indonesia to assist boat people.
Former aide to Anwar Ibrahim unhappy international organisations labelling former Opposition leader's imprisonment a human rights issue.
LFL calls for attention to Anwar's health, says prison term a huge stain on Malaysia's reputation.
Human rights group criticises deportation of Yellow Mania panellist Mugiyanto
Former law minister says Chief Justice Arifin Zakaria's references to the Western standard of human rights is "misguided thinking."
Dr Asri Zainul Abidin says right to cover-up and refusal to serve alcohol should be seen from a human rights perspective.