Stand firm in barring government leaders from abusing public assets while campaigning

Aliran fully supports the Electoral Commission’s rule disallowing ministers and deputy ministers from campaigning in by-elections during office hours.

Killings in Sri Lanka: Stop the acts of hate

Just as we condemn the senseless, cold-blooded killings in Christchurch, New Zealand, so do we condemn the killings in Sri Lanka.

Stop selective official harassment of minority groups

Aliran condemns the recent assault on freedom of speech by social and cyber bullies, aided and abetted by officials who clearly need...

Conditional approval for Penang’s Pan Island Link highway unacceptable

Aliran is utterly shocked and disappointed over the granting of a conditional approval for the environmental impact assessment report for the proposed...

Set up taskforce to probe enforced disappearances quickly

Aliran is alarmed at the finding by the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Sukaham) that state agents, namely the Special Branch of...

Aliran condemns senseless killings of innocent victims in Christchurch

Aliran strongly condemns the hate-filled shootings of innocent Muslim worshippers attending Friday prayers at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. The rampage...
Women marching in Chiang Mai, Thailand to mark the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day - Photo courtesy of Mizzima

Hari Wanita Sedunia 2019: Perjuangan untuk hak yang sama rata diteruskan

Sambutan Hari Wanita Sedunia jatuh pada tanggal 8 Mac. Ia adalah hari di mana pencapaian wanita diraikan dan juga menandakan perjuangan untuk...
Women marching in Chiang Mai, Thailand to mark the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day - Photo courtesy of Mizzima

International Women’s Day 2019: Fight for substantial equality must continue

Tomorrow, 8 March, is International Women’s Day. It is a day when many around the world will celebrate women’s achievements...

Clarify online allegations about Penang tunnel-highways project

Aliran makes reference to allegations by an online website report about the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) recent investigation into the Penang-tunnel-and-three-highways project....

Paltry fine for 1MDB auditors just a rap on the knuckles

Aliran is taken aback by the paltry RM2.2m fine imposed by the Securities Commission against Deloitte for four breaches related to 1MDB.

Raising maximum income threshold for eligibility does not make homes more affordable

The Penang state government’s recent announcement of the relaxation of the rules for eligibility for affordable flats in the state does...

Aliran’s New Year message: Come together, work towards Malaysia Baru

2018 showed all of us that change is possible. Indeed, on 9 May 2018, when we voted in a new government for the first...

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