Malaysiakini Fauwaz Abdul Aziz | Dec 18, 07 5:26pm Malaysia could well enter some obscure record book for rushing through constitutional amendments, the latest of which was on Dec 11 to extend the tenure of the Election Commission (EC) head by a year to the
Day: December 18, 2007
The Associated Press Tuesday, December 18, 2007 http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2007/12/18/asia/AS-GEN-Malaysia-Electoral-Reform.php PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia: Opposition members and social activists urged the Malaysian government Tuesday to reform the electoral system, renewing a demand made at a massive rally last month that police crushed with tear gas and water cannons.
18 Dec 2007 KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) — Malaysian activists Tuesday threatened to take to the streets again to call for electoral reform following the government’s crackdown on several mass protests in Kuala Lumpur.
Malaysiakini Kuek Ser Kuang Keng | Dec 18, 07 11:05am Seventeen Bersih supporters arrested for breaching a ban to gather at the Parliament on Dec 11 have had their police bail extended to Dec 26.
NOTA BANTAHAN KEPADA YAB PERDANA MENTERI MALAYSIA 18 DISEMBER 2007 Gabungan Pilihanraya Bersih dan Adil, BERSIH memandang serius dan merakamkan rasa kekecewaan serta kekesalan tentang kelulusan Pindaan Rang Undang-undang bersabitan Perkara 114 Perlembagaan Persekutuan bagi melanjutkan usia pemegang jawatan ahli Suruhanjaya Pilihanraya (SPR) dari 65
PRESS STATEMENT: 18 DECEMBER 2007 BERSIH (Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections) condemns the prosecution of Suwandi Ghani and Muhammad Azlan who were shot with live bullets and severely wounded by the police in Batu Burok, Kuala Trengganu, on charges of attempting to cause grievous
In recent weeks, the Government has embarked on a campaign to stop and suppress the rights of Malaysians to peaceful assembly.
Malaysiakini Beh Lih Yi | Dec 17, 07 12:48pm Two PKR leaders are claiming compensation over their ‘wrongful’ arrest on Dec 11 near Parliament House, as police prevented them from joining poll reform group Bersih in submitting a memorandum.
MEDIA NOTICE A BERSIH delegation of 5-8 representatives will hand over a protest note to the PM’s Office on the recently-approved Constitutional Amendment Bill to extend the retirement age for Election Commission members from 65 to 66. Time: PM’s Office, Blok Utama, Bangunan Perdana Putra,