How to solve statelessness while pushing amendments to remove citizenship rights, home minister asked
Home Minister Saifuddin Nasution Ismail's call for a 'win-win situation' baffles rights lawyers who are against the controversial move.
Decision of govt, not rulers, Bersatu slams Anwar on amendments to citizenship laws
Bersatu calls for a halt to the narrative attributing responsibility to the Conference of Rulers.
Putrajaya pushes on with plan to remove citizenship protection for abandoned kids, disadvantaged groups
Experts and activists have urged the government against bundling five 'regressive' amendments with the much welcomed amendment to grant equal rights to Malaysian mothers.
Lawyers slam 'inexcusable' treatment of siblings at JPN
Lawyers for Liberty says the National Registration Department sought to add unnecessary and unlawful conditions to their applications for citizenship.
On Merdeka eve, govt warned against proceeding with 'cruel' amendments to citizenship laws
Two lawyers and two activists join hands in urging Putrajaya to stop the plan which they say will create a new class of stateless people including children.
Proposed amendments to citizenship laws to be presented to rulers after state polls
Law minister Azalina Othman Said says the government is preparing a document on the proposed amendments to Part III and the First and Second Schedules of the Federal Constitution.
Don't feign ignorance, rights group tells Anwar on amendments to citizenship laws
Lawyers for Liberty says the prime minister has only commented on equal citizenship for children born overseas to Malaysian women, and not the amendments affecting stateless children.
In Felda settlement, hope fades for young brothers as citizenship wait stretches on
Wong Hao Xuan and Wong Hao Chen applied for citizenship six years ago but have yet to see any progress on the home ministry front.
NGOs to meet home ministry on changes to citizenship laws for abandoned children
Women, Family and Community Development Minister Nancy Shukri says she hopes for new developments.
What will happen to vulnerable children if citizenship laws are amended?
An open letter to the government from an activist who works directly with abandoned children.
Constitutional expert warns govt against 'cruel' and 'heartless' amendments to citizenship laws
Shad Saleem Faruqi also calls for thorough scrutiny of the amendments by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong and the Malay rulers.
Stateless youth dreams of making Malaysia a better place
But without citizenship, Edward Tan might not even be able to sit for SPM.
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