Foreign Affairs Minister Saifuddin Abdullah says the ratification of the treaty will be decided by the Cabinet.
A second protest was held today to voice displeasure over plans underway to ratify the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD).
M Karupaiya says government funds alone will not be able to help improve the socioeconomic status of Indians in the country.
Waythamoorthy also says the human rights body wants issues related to land matters and deaths in custody to be dealt with.
After new minister's call to remember East Malaysians in national affairs, politicians in Sabah and Sarawak say that better unity will come through fairer treatment of the two Borneo states.
Minister in the Prime Minister's Department reminds West Malaysians that aside from the country's three main races, there are other ethnic communities in Sabah and Sarawak.
The five were appointed senators this morning.
Ini lebih 4 tahun selepas P Waythamoorthy melepaskan jawatan Kabinet yang ditawarkan kepadanya di bawah perjanjian dengan BN pada PRU 2013.
It comes more than four years after P Waythamoorthy broke up with Najib Razak and gave up his Cabinet post offered to him under a deal with BN during the 2013 polls.
Hindraf chairman says the Pakatan Harapan government, criticised for appointing non-Muslims to three key posts, should be given leeway to implement positive changes.
Chairman P Waythamoorthy says both Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof and Mohd Hishamudin Yunus would be impartial in presiding over parliamentary debates.
The NGO has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India asking for visa processing fees, which were raised on July 1, to be lowered.
Its chairman P Waythamoorthy says police had trespassed into the activist's home and abused their powers towards her and her client.
Hindraf wants action taken against Attorney-General for not doing anything about the death of Sasikumar Selvam in Johor which was ruled to be homicide.
Hindraf chairman P Waythamoorthy says the group will now work closely with Dr Mahathir Mohamad and other PH leaders to help the community.
Hindraf chairman says it is Pakatan leaders who decide on seats, and the community should support Xavier as a PH candidate.
Hindraf chairman P Waythamoorthy challenges MIC president S Subramaniam to a debate on what the party has done for the Indian community.
Hindraf chairman demands answers from IGP three weeks after filing police report asking for probe into attorney-general's inaction on 2015 murder in prison.
Hindraf questions the police for not taking action against what it called were 'thugs' employed by BN.
Hindraf chief believes threatening phone call to be politically motivated, just like assault by two men on him in August last year.
Hindraf chief happy PH has accepted Hindraf as strategic partner to help wrest marginal seats won by BN in GE13.
P Waythamoorthy says home minister, IGP must investigate why nothing was done after coroner ruled death of Kluang prison inmate Sasikumar was due to homicide.
Hindraf chairman P Waythamoorthy and 18 others had filed the suit against the government for allegedly habouring Muslim preacher Zakir Naik.
Hindraf urges Selangor MB to urgently step in and prevent a clash with Selayang Municipal Council enforcement team.