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MIC Not An Exclusive Party For Tamils Alone

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  MELAKA – The MIC is not an exclusive party for Tamil who are Hindus only, but an inclusive party based on racial and religious diversity among its members. MIC president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said in line with the 1Malaysia concept and united under the long-standing diversity existing in the country, the MIC…

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MIC Branch, Division Heads Must Support BN Candidates In GE

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  SHAH ALAM – MIC wants all its division and branch heads in Selangor to give their full support to Barisan Nasional (BN) candidates who are selected to stand in the coming general election. MIC vice-president Tan Sri SA Vigneswaran (pic) said he wanted all division leaders in Selangor to accept the candidates selected by…

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MIC Leaders Not Named As Candidates Must Not Sabotage The Party

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  IPOH – MIC leaders who are not selected as candidates for the 14th General Election (GE14) should support those who have been identified and not sabotage the party or the candidate said MIC president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. Those who are not in the list of candidates should continue to support and work…

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PM Stands Firm In Decision To Name Subromaniam The Customs D-G

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KUALA LUMPUR – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said he stood firm in his decision to appoint Datuk T. Subromaniam as the Customs Department director-general despite receiving a petition against his appointment. He insisted that the Government would always be fair in the appointments of officers to important civil service posts. Subromaniam, he…

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MIC Monitors Candidates Shortlisted For GE14

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  KULIM –  The MIC is monitoring shortlisted potential candidates in preparation for the next general election, said party president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. He said the monitoring encompassed evaluating the performance of the candidates and determining whether they were acceptable to their constituents. “Although we have identified the potential candidates, it does not mean…

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MIC Targets Winning 7 Parliamentary And 13 State Seats In GE14

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KUALA LUMPUR – MIC is targeting to win seven parliamentary seats, including Cameron Highlands, and 13 state seats in the 14th general election (GE14). Its president, Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said these seats would be the party’s focus besides the other seats it would be contesting, totalling 28. “Among the parliamentary seats, we want…

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Ex-MP Gobalakrishnan Rejoins MIC He Left 18 Years Ago

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SUNGAI PETANI – N. Gobalakrishnan, former PKR vice-president and former MP for Padang Serai, today rejoined the MIC that he had left 18 years ago. Golabakrishnan’s return was announced today by MIC president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam at the ground-breaking and laying of the foundation stone for Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan Tamil (SJKT) Taman Keladi…

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MIC Pledges To Field 60 Pct New Faces For GE14

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MALACCA – Sixty per cent of MIC’s candidates for the upcoming 14th General Election will comprise new faces. MIC president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said their candidates will be a mix of young and experienced faces as well as women candidates. “We are focused on winning seats, particularly in Kedah, Perak, Penang and Selangor…

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Indian Community Will Be Taken Cared – PM Najib

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  KUALA LUMPUR – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has give his assurance to solve the issue of citizenship faced by members of the Indian community who were born before independence. Najib said the time had come for those who had yet obtain citizenship to redeem their right. “It need not to be…

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Palanivel Supporters Seeking Clarification Over Source Of RoS Letter Nullifying 2013 MIC Elections

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KUALA LUMPUR: Supporters of former MIC president Datuk Seri G. Palanivel are seeking an explanation from the Registrar of Societies (RoS) over an alleged conspiracy behind the nullification of the party’s 2013 election results. Former MIC strategic director A.K. Ramalingam claimed on Tuesday that a letter sent by the RoS in January directing MIC to…

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Subra’s Decision On Saravanan Will Split Or Unite MIC

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By Hassan Idris PETALING JAYA: All eyes are on MIC’s central working committee (CWC) meeting tomorrow, the first after the party’s re-election on Nov 6. Top on the watch list is former party vice-president who is also Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports Datuk S. Saravanan, who lost in his bid for the party deputy…

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Subra And New MIC Team Extend Olive Branch To Opposing Camp

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SERDANG – The new MIC leadership will extend an olive branch to the opposing camp, urging them to return to the fold. Party president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said it was up to the “other side”, including some division leaders, to consider the offer. “We will give them the opportunity to rejoin and help…

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MIC Cannot Practise Caste Politics – Najib

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SERDANG – The new MIC leadership cannot practise caste politics if it wants to bring about real change in the party, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. He said every candidate defeated in today’s MIC elections still had a role to play to help in the process of transformation towards the ultimate goal…

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Subra Wants To Bring Back MIC Glory Days

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PUTRAJAYA – The 68th MIC annual general meeting tomorrow will hear an impassioned plea for members to stop politicking and put their heart and soul into work to prepare for the 14th general election. Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam, who will deliver his maiden opening speech as party president at the one-day AGM, will underscore…

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MIC Holds Fresh Elections Friday

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MIC is heading for a change after being in ‘slumberland’ for a decade since the party lost its hold on the Indian community. It is going to the poll on Friday to re-elect its leaders, one year after a hard-fought internal battle with its the president Datuk Seri G. Palanivel who had tried to hang…

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Saravanan, Dervamany Confident Of Winning Deputy President Post

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KUALA LUMPUR – Two candidates contesting the MIC deputy president post at the party’s re-election on Nov 6, are banking on their contribution and experience in the party to enable delegates to evaluate them when making their choice for the number two post. MIC president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam today announced the straight fight…

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MIC Youth Wants To Be Empowered With Senator, Deputy Minister Posts

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KUALA LUMPUR – The MIC Youth General Assembly yesterday approved ten resolutions including wanting the party to appoint Youth members for senator and deputy minister posts. MIC Youth chief, C. Sivarraajh said all the resolutions passed aimed to empower Indian youths in the country. “MIC Youth approved 10 resolutions today by giving their support and…

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Kamalanathan To Contest In MIC Election

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SUNGAI PETANI – MIC central working committee member and Education deputy minister P Kamalanathan has expressed his intention to contest in the party election next month. However, he has yet to decide whether to go for the vice president’s post or supreme council seat. “I have not decided yet. I’ll get some advice from top…

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Saravanan Confirms Contesting MIC Deputy President’s Post

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KUALA LUMPUR – MIC Vice President Datuk M. Saravanan has confirmed he will run for the post of deputy president at the party’s re-election scheduled from Oct 24-25. Saravanan said he would meet party President Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam to state his decision that was being taken following support from the grassroots. “I will…

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Subramaniam Wins MIC President Post

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KUALA LUMPUR – Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam emerged as the 9th MIC president as he won the position, after he had won the post uncontested, at the party’s presidential elections here, yesterday. MIC election committee chairman Datuk B. Sahadevan confirmed this outside the MIC headquarters here, after the nomination process ended at 6.30pm. “Subramaniam…

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MIC Headquarters Must Be Obtained From The ‘Unlawful Occupiers’ – Palanivel

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KUALA LUMPUR – Embattled MIC president Datuk Seri G. Palanivel has passed six resolutions, including one for the repossession of the party’s headquarters, after another emergency Central Working Committee (CWC) meeting here. Reading from a statement after the meeting, Palanivel said yesterday the CWC agreed that the MIC headquarters must be obtained from the “unlawful…

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MIC Crisis: Subra’s Camp Wants Palanivel To Stop Meeting

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KUALA LUMPUR: The MIC faction aligned to deputy president Datuk Seri Dr S Subramaniam lodged a report on Thursday, calling for the police to “shut down” a central working committee meeting by the president. Former MIC Youth chief Datuk T. Mohan said Datuk Seri G. Palanivel had no authority to call for a meeting as…

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Palanivel In Limbo

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Datuk Seri G. Palanivel is now in a limbo – he is no longer an MIC member as he had brought party affairs to court which contravene the party constitution, if the constitution is to be taken into account. He has been expelled by the party central working committee (CWC) for taking party matters to…

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Subra,11 Others Suspended From MIC

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PETALING JAYA: MIC president Datuk Seri G. Palanivel has suspended the membership of his deputy Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam (pic) and 11 others for not abiding by his instructions to not hold any Central Working Committee (CWC) meeting. The other suspended members are vice-president Datuk M. Saravanan, Wanita chief M. Mohana, Datuk Seri SK…

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MIC Members Must Remain United Without Fractions

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PUTRAJAYA – MIC deputy president Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam today called on all party members to remain united with no division and fractions for the betterment of the community and the nation. He made this call in the wake of the High Court’s decision to dismiss two judical review applications by party president Datuk Seri…

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Palanivel To File Appeal Against High Court’s Dismissal Of Judicial Review Applications

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CAMERON HIGHLANDS – MIC President Datuk Seri G.Palanivel will file an appeal against the High Court’s dismissal today of two judicial review applications filed by him and four others to quash the “directive” of the Registrar of Societies (RoS) to hold fresh elections. Palanivel said he would meet with his lawyer to discuss the matter…

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MIC Will Try To Secure Temple For Indian Community In Rompin

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ROMPIN – MIC will be holding discussions with Pahang Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Adnan Yaakob on the hopes of the Indian community in Rompin for a temple, said its president Datuk Seri G.Palanivel. “I will try my best to secure land of at least two acres for the construction of the temple,” he told reporters…

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MIC: No Debate With Palanivel, Says Subra

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KUALA LUMPUR: MIC deputy president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam today dismissed a message circulated on the WhatsApp social application that he would engage in a debate with MIC president Datuk Seri G. Palanivel on the current party crisis. Stressing that the message should not be taken seriously, the health minister said the party crisis…

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I Have No Intention To Interfere With MIC Crisis

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PUTRAJAYA – Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid today stressed that he and the Registrar of Societies (ROS) do not intend to interfere with the affairs of any political parties, including MIC. He said what was being conducted by the ROS and the Ministry of Home Affairs was based on the Societies Act 1996…

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Palanivel, 3 Others File For Judicial Review To Quash Directive By ROS

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KUALA LUMPUR – MIC president Datuk Seri G. Palanivel and three others have filed for a judicial review to quash the Registrar of Societies (ROS) directive calling for fresh election of several key party posts. Palanivel, former MIC secretary-general A. Pakas Rao and MIC vice-presidents Datuk S. Sothinanthan and Datuk S. Balakrishnan filed the application…

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