Aliran is holding a public forum on the implications of the amendments to the Prevention of Crime Act and the Penal Code on 12 November in Penang. Public forum: Return of preventive detention? Date: Tuesday, 12 November 2013 Venue: Kompleks Masyarakat...
Bersih 2.0 has agreed to hold its rally in a stadium after an audience with the Agong. This seeming compromise gives the government a headache. People are waiting to hear which stadium... Merdeka Stadium? Bukit Jalil? ... and they will...
Of late, we have heard a lot of talk in the news about the death penalty. Some of our politicians talk as if the death penalty has widespread acceptance. So I am curious to know to what extent ordinary people...
Remember A Kugan, who died in police custody? Well, he died as a result of "acute renal failure due to rhabdomyolysis due to blunt trauma to skeletal muscles," an independent second post mortem has revealed. In layperson's language: kidney failure...
2128: A candlelight vigil attended by 200 people is now in progress outside the MACC building.  My contact at the scene tells me that police have just arrived and apparently, the FRU are said to be on the way. I...