Nicholas Chin


Friday, 17 Aug 2018 06:19 PM

Bank Negara failed on 1MDB, says Sivarasa

The deputy minister says no significant amount of money can move without Bank Negara's knowledge and it should have acted.

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Bank Negara failed on 1MDB, says Sivarasa

Thursday, 16 Aug 2018 04:04 PM

Law exists to prosecute man who married child, says Azalina

The Child Sexual Offences Act is sufficient, says the former minister.

Law exists to prosecute man who married child, says Azalina

Thursday, 16 Aug 2018 11:00 AM

A more ‘open’ civil space in Pakatan’s first 100 days

Civil society organisations praise the government’s effort to tackle corruption but want to see genuine reforms in civil liberties.

A more ‘open’ civil space in Pakatan’s first 100 days

Thursday, 16 Aug 2018 11:00 AM

In 100 days, Pakatan learns reality of promises

Cabinet's inexperience, gaffes just some of the blots in new administration.

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In 100 days, Pakatan learns reality of promises

Wednesday, 15 Aug 2018 05:56 PM

Putrajaya dragging its feet on child marriage, says women's group

Women's Aid Organisation urges government to unequivocally say child marriage is unacceptable, will be banned.

Putrajaya dragging its feet on child marriage, says women's group


Wednesday, 15 Aug 2018 02:31 PM

Malaysia still bent towards Islamisation, say legal experts

State should not infringe on people's right to practice their faith, they say.

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Malaysia still bent towards Islamisation, say legal experts

Tuesday, 14 Aug 2018 02:36 PM

Don't hesitate, ban child marriage now, says Ambiga

The government must make a clear stand against it and not prevaricate, says human rights lawyer.

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Don't hesitate, ban child marriage now, says Ambiga

Tuesday, 14 Aug 2018 01:57 PM

LGBT no doubt haram, but treat them with compassion, says Fuziah

Deputy minister in PM's Dept says soft approach needed so as to not alienate members of the community.

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LGBT no doubt haram, but treat them with compassion, says Fuziah

Sunday, 12 Aug 2018 10:22 AM

Hope for Pakatan to help arrest rise in mental illness cases

Little done by Health Ministry under previous administrations to tackle issue.

Hope for Pakatan to help arrest rise in mental illness cases

Thursday, 09 Aug 2018 03:17 PM

Opposition manufacturing controversy for political gain, says LGBT activist

I just wanted to show Malaysia's diversity, Nisha Ayub says of picture she posed for a year ago.

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Opposition manufacturing controversy for political gain, says LGBT activist

Wednesday, 08 Aug 2018 02:00 PM

Najib staring at 125 years in jail... if found guilty of 7 charges

Former prime minister accused of pocketing RM42 million from SRC International Bhd, a former 1MDB subsidiary.

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Najib staring at 125 years in jail... if found guilty of 7 charges

Saturday, 04 Aug 2018 07:00 AM

Anwar no-show in Sungai Kandis amid rumours of rift with Azmin

Grand finale ceramah ends early after 4 scheduled speakers fail to turn up.

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Anwar no-show in Sungai Kandis amid rumours of rift with Azmin

Thursday, 02 Aug 2018 03:59 PM

For LGBT, same old treatment in 'new Malaysia'

Islamic Affairs minister dashes the long-marginalised community's hope of finding a friend in Pakatan Harapan.

For LGBT, same old treatment in 'new Malaysia'

Wednesday, 01 Aug 2018 07:00 AM

For Sg Kandis voters, Anwar is next PM

Ceramah crowd thinks de facto PKR leader can fix Pakatan Harapan government's problems as it nears 100 days in power. 

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For Sg Kandis voters, Anwar is next PM

Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 03:30 PM

Govt needs clear plan for local car industry, says IDEAS

Economist Adli Amirullah urges Putrajaya to explore other avenues to boost industry, such as slashing excise duties on imported vehicles.

Govt needs clear plan for local car industry, says IDEAS