Day: December 17, 2007

Suhakam's stand on use of ISA consistent, says Siva Subramaniam

NST By Danutcha Chelliah 16 December, 2007 THE Malaysian Human Rights Commission’s (Suhakam) stand on the use of the Internal Security Act (ISA) has always been consistent. Commission member Datuk N. Siva Subramaniam said any detention without trial was not an accepted norm under the

Damai: Rallies will bring suffering

NST, 16 December, 2007 PETALING JAYA: The operative word is Damai (peace). Yesterday, representatives of Damai Malaysia, a coalition of 395 non-governmental organisations, said Malaysia would suffer from conflict brought about by street demonstrations.

‘No’ to street protests

The Star – Monday December 17, 2007 PETALING JAYA: A large majority of Malaysians are against street protests and have backed the government’s decision to use the laws to stop anyone from threatening racial peace and harmony.

5,000 youths sign for peace

The Star – Monday December 17, 2007 IPOH: Over 5,000 Malaysians have voiced their rejection of street demonstrations in a nationwide signature campaign led by the Malaysian Youth Council and Barisan Nasional Youth.