Elill Easwaran

Elill is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

E-mail: [email protected]


Tuesday, 24 May 2022 06:20 PM

Lawyer says drug laws need to be reformed

Former MP says courts now make decisions based on assumptions.

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Lawyer says drug laws need to be reformed

Tuesday, 24 May 2022 05:35 PM

Decriminalise cannabis before advocating use, says ex-MP

Lawyer Yusmadi Yusoff says Malaysia should move towards recognising the use of cannabis for medical purposes.

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Decriminalise cannabis before advocating use, says ex-MP

Tuesday, 24 May 2022 03:48 PM

PKR’s ex-Balik Pulau MP ready to contest in GE15

Mohd Yusmadi Mohd Yusoff says wants to help president Anwar Ibrahim.

PKR’s ex-Balik Pulau MP ready to contest in GE15

Sunday, 22 May 2022 07:00 AM

Mah Meri Orang Asli need govt help to promote culture, tourism

Community hoping Tourism Ministry can inject much-needed cash into local economy.

Mah Meri Orang Asli need govt help to promote culture, tourism

Friday, 20 May 2022 11:00 AM

HFMD cases rose with easing of Covid curbs, say health experts

Although high in number, infections are usually not serious, they say.

HFMD cases rose with easing of Covid curbs, say health experts


Friday, 20 May 2022 09:49 AM

2,124 new Covid-19 cases, 5 deaths

Ministry of Health says 35,630 people have died since onset of pandemic.

2,124 new Covid-19 cases, 5 deaths

Thursday, 19 May 2022 10:30 AM

2,017 new Covid cases, 7 deaths

Selangor accounts for 850 of daily infections.

2,017 new Covid cases, 7 deaths

Tuesday, 17 May 2022 01:48 PM

Court sets Aug 1 for unilateral conversion decision

Single mother taking on Perlis religious authorities in attempt to enforce Federal Court ruling.

Court sets Aug 1 for unilateral conversion decision

Saturday, 14 May 2022 07:00 AM

Ketari rep calls for prompt action to prevent Janda Baik floods

Young Syefura Othman says river must be deepened, rocks and debris cleared.

Ketari rep calls for prompt action to prevent Janda Baik floods

Saturday, 14 May 2022 07:00 AM

Rain, fear keep Janda Baik folk awake at night

Residents still recovering from December floods are faced once more with devastation, more clean up work.

Rain, fear keep Janda Baik folk awake at night

Thursday, 12 May 2022 07:00 AM

Volunteers hold classes for refugee kids

Project R.ED offers lessons in Melayu, Maths, Science and Humanities.

Volunteers hold classes for refugee kids

Wednesday, 11 May 2022 07:00 AM

Parents still reluctant to have children vaccinated against Covid-19

They cite horror stories of side effects other kids faced.

Parents still reluctant to have children vaccinated against Covid-19

Monday, 09 May 2022 07:00 AM

Let them serve their time in Malaysia, families of death row convicts in Singapore plead

They are only able to meet their loved ones for under an hour after a costly, lengthy trip to the republic.

Let them serve their time in Malaysia, families of death row convicts in Singapore plead

Sunday, 08 May 2022 08:38 PM

Cops report another custodial death, 16th case this year

48-year-old detainee found weak in lock-up this morning.

Cops report another custodial death, 16th case this year

Friday, 06 May 2022 07:00 AM

Bullying a norm in govt hospitals, say junior doctors

They say many don’t speak up for fear of jeopardising their careers.

Bullying a norm in govt hospitals, say junior doctors