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Floods in Malaysia displace over 29,000 people

Heavy downpours since Friday have caused rivers to overflow, submerging many urban areas and cutting off major roads

Rohingya refugees jailed for 5 years in Myanmar for attempt to...

A separate group of 90 refugees was released with warnings by the court because they were under the age of 18

11 Indonesians dead, 27 missing in Malaysia boat sinking

At least 11 Indonesian migrants died and 27 are believed to be missing after a boat sank Wednesday in stormy weather off southern Malaysia

Malaysians take a shot at ancient pastime

Horseback archery was common for thousands of years in hunting and warfare but declined with the introduction of modern combat gear

Malaysia imposes lockdown as new wave of COVID-19 infections hits

Archbishop Simon Poh of Kuching called on people to refrain from traveling for the “Gawai Dayak” celebrations

Free speech under increasing threat in Malaysia, says rights group

Human Rights Watch said activists and government critics have been subjected to police questioning and are facing potential prosecution

Malaysian authorities ignore rise in domestic abuse amid pandemic

Civil groups in Malaysia report massive jumps in case numbers, while the govt hopes it will all go away

Malaysia defends coronavirus fake news law amid outcry

Critics warn it could be used to silence dissent and curtail free speech

Court in Malaysia rules Christians can use ‘Allah’ to refer to...

In 1986, govt banned the use of the word in Christian publications, citing a threat to public order

Defying court order, Malaysia deports more than 1,000 Myanmar nationals

The country does not formally recognize refugees, treating them as undocumented migrants

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