You have searched for "ngos"

Showing 8491-8500 of 8561

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance

Nation 18 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Use mobile clinics for health check-ups, rural folk urged

Rural folks should make use of medical screening provided by non-governmental organisations and mobile health clinics to detect diseases early to treat and better cope with the ailments.

Nation 18 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Politicians and unionists against NGOs taking part in polls

Political parties and union leaders continued to oppose the idea of letting non-governmental organisations (NGOs) contest in elections without changing the identities of their organisations.

Nation 17 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Register first to contest, NGOs told

Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) must register as political parties before they can contest in any election, Datuk Seri Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Friday.

Nation 17 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

EC: NGOs can contest in polls

NON-GOVERNMENTAL organisations (NGOs) listed under the Registrar of Societies can field candidates in the general election by registering with the Election Commission.

Nation 15 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Multi-pronged strategy to get Malaysians shun smut

Besides aiming to cripple the major distribution lines for smut, the Government is also drawing up a more focused and aggressive awareness campaigns to get Malaysians to shun pornography.

Nation 08 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

'Detainees being ill-treated'

The Malaysian Human Rights Commission (Suhakam) has expressed outrage with what it has described as ill-treatment of women and children detainees and those detained for long periods in police lock-ups without legal counselling.

Nation 05 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Government defining suffering

The Government is looking into aspects of emotional suffering in cases of women involved in physical and mental abuse.

Nation 26 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

SARS coverage row intensifies

From the Chinese Press: The row between the Chinese dailies and the Health Ministry over the coverage of the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) seems to have intensified.

Education 20 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Nature's young warriors

A study in 1996 by the Department of Environment found that although 90% of Malaysian students were aware of environmental issues, only 30% were actively involved in preserving the environment.

Nation 18 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Ministry gets 200 letters supporting Broga project

The Housing and Local Government Ministry has received some 200 letters from the residents of Broga, expressing support for the proposed incinerator project.