March 2017




Suhakam calls on gov’t to monitor, regulate businesses to prevent child labour

The Sun Daily

01 March 2017

Why doesn’t Malaysia have #IndianLivesMatter?

Port project threatens indigenous community in Malaysia

The Malay Mail Online

Al- Jazeera

3 March 2017

Three times not the charm

The Star

5 March 2017

Much to be done against abuse of women and children, says report

Free Malaysia Today

7 March 2017

Society Must Cooperate With Government To Curb Child Sexual Crimes – Suhakam

Stay executions of Rames, Suthar Batumalai; introduce immediate moratorium

Malaysian Digest

14 March 2017

Suhakam wants end to mandatory death penalty

Suhakam calls for moratorium on death penalty

Activist seeks review of Film Censorship Act

‘Even film screening in varsities affected by Lena’s conviction’

Pusat Komas urges Suhakam to intervene in Lena Hendry’s conviction


The Sun Daily

Free Malaysia Today


The Sun Daily

16 March 2017

‘Wrongfully’ sacked workers union president turns to Suhakam for help

Temporary Identification Receipt: Suhakam calls for permanent solution

Free Malaysia Today

Daily Express

17 March 2017

Lecturer: Religious extremism threatens harmony

The Star

20 March 2017

Suhakam: Govt must uphold rights of Orang Asli, refugees

Govt urged to respect rights of Orang Asli: Suhakam

Suhakam to conduct field investigation

Malaysia: Orang Asal houses at Tongod cut down by ruthless Forestry officials

Chain remand of minors an attempt to hide brutality towards detainees?

Free Malaysia Today

The Sun daily

Daily Express

 Indigenous Voices in Asia

21 March 2017

Forestry Dept says they even refused humanitarian offer of Occupation Permits

Daily Express

22 March 2017

Custodial deaths: This time, heads must roll!

Astro Awani

23 March 2017

In bitter land dispute with state, Suhakam finding offers hope to Tongod settlers

The Malay Mail Online

24 March 2017

 Calls for all pending drug-related executions to be put on hold

Ex-judges want review of mandatory death penalty

TB is still a threat, and we need to take notice

The Star

The Star

Star 2

26 March 2017

Death of child: NGOs urge Suhakam to probe case

Daring to make a stand

Free Malaysia Today

The Star

27 March 2017

Suhakam to look into death of four-year-old at hospital


28 March 2017

Suhakam: Beatings may have caused detainee’s death, prosecute culprits

Suhakam: Pukulan mungkin sebabkan kematian tahanan

Tahanan mati: Suhakam dakwa berlaku kegagalan sistemik

Minister: Cops revised procedures to address custodial deaths



Sinar Harian

The Malay Mail Online

29 March 2017

MP: Govt must act on Suhakam findings on custody death

DAP MP: Suspend cops involved in Balamurugan’s death

Suhakam: More than 100 die in Malaysian immigration detention camps in past two years

FGV, Felda & Suhakam Bekerjasama Promosikan Pematuhan Hak Asasi Dalam Perniagaan

118 refugees die in Malaysian detention centres in two years

The Star


The Malay Mail Online


 International Business Times

30 March 2017

118 foreign detainees die’ in Malaysia in two years

More than 100 died in Malaysian immigration detention camps in last two years


The Online Citizen

31 March 2017