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  1. Does Najib dare defy his base to get reform?

    Posted Apr 07th 2010, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... Kevin Rafferty Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak delivered last week his long-promised plans to reform the country's New Economic Policy (NEP). In terms of political theatre, it would merit a B-plus; but for economic content, it is worth only a C ...

  2. Outside, looking in

    Posted Dec 14th 2008, 12:00am by Alister McMillan

    ... Author Preeta Samarasan is 'obsessed' with the idea of a Malaysian identity and troubled race relations, writes Alister McMillan While the literary world frets about the novel's future in the internet age, author Preeta Samarasan says the W ...

  3. Our city's law against racism remains flawed

    Posted Apr 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the pile... I am the only Indian here'. A public outcry and discussion about racism that followed are credited with speeding the eventual passage of the city's anti-racism law. ...

  4. No one has a monopoly on racism

    Posted Feb 20th 2010, 12:00am by Debasish Roy Chowdhury

    ... for years, I know a thing or two about racism. No, I have never been roughed up by bigger white men in dark alleys. Neither have I ever been shouted at by complete strangers for no reason. Racism ... people's racism. We are among the worst offenders. The irony of the Sena's rage against 'racist' Aussies is that its own political fortunes are built on racist and parochial attacks ...

  5. Law on all racism?

    Posted Mar 29th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Bar Association says that planned anti-racism legislation should not, as the government proposes, exclude immigration policies and foreign domestic helpers. What do you think? Share your views: write to us ...

  6. Law on racism

    Posted Jun 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A human rights group has drafted its own anti-racism law amid concerns at the government's delay in issuing a consultation paper on the issue. The government has said the question is complicated and highly political and best postponed until after the Legco elections in September. What do you think? Share your views: write to us. ...

  7. Black British dancers allege racism at Indian cricket match

    Posted May 24th 2008, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... Aldana, along with the two women, is still in Mumbai waiting to be paid. He said the racism surprised him. He referred to an incident in Britain last year when Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty had ... not 'Paki' or anything. It was comparatively gentle. Here, these girls were called a horrible thing, which is shocking.' Wizcraft's director, Sabba Joseph, denied any racism. 'We have ...

  8. A law, on its own, cannot wipe out racism

    Posted Mar 14th 2008, 12:00am by Bernard Chan

    ... There is, however, a limit to what a bill can achieve. Hopefully, the law will help to educate people that racism is unacceptable. If legal action is taken against a company with a racist hiring ... many people do not see racism as wrong. However, a law cannot instantly make life fair. For example, some government communication takes place in languages other than Chinese or English. ...

  9. Anti-racism law will not exclude mainland arrivals

    Posted Jul 01st 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... But those seeking redress must ask courts if they fall under new ruling The proposed anti-racism law will cover all ethnic groups in Hong Kong - without specific exceptions for new ... It will cover racism in employment, education, admission to professional bodies, the provision of goods and services and the use of facilities. Mr Fisher stressed that the anti-racism law would cover ...

  10. Minorities to protest against 'flawed' bill targeting racism

    Posted Jun 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Protests are to be stepped up by non-governmental organisations and ethnic minority groups over the government's stance on the race discrimination bill. Demonstrations are planned for today as executive councillors meet, during the July 1 ...




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