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New law replacing ISA to also include detention without trial - Hishammuddin

The new law to replace the Internal Security Act 1960, which will be repealed, will still provide for detention without trial, said Home Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein.


ISA still relevant to Singapore, says Teo

Singapore Deputy Prime Minister and Home Affairs Minister Teo Chee Hean said the Internal Security Act (ISA) continued to be relevant to the country.


ISA replacement laws to stress on fundamental human rights, national security - AG

Attorney General Tan Sri Abdul Gani Patail today said the public should give the Attorney General's (AG) Chambers a chance to prove itself, by coming out with two new legislations to replace the abolished Internal Security Act (ISA), that will stress on fundamental rights of the people and national security.


New laws need to consider national security

The two new laws formulated to replace the Internal Security Act (ISA) 1960 need to take into consideration ways to deal with sensitive issues, Datuk Ibrahim Ali (Independent-Pasir Mas) said.


ISA repeal to be tabled in march

The Internal Security Act (ISA) can only be tabled in March next year as the government wants to "get it right" with the two new proposed laws for national security.


ISA will only be repealed once new laws are ready - Nazri

The two proposed new laws for national security will have to come into force first before the Internal Security Act (ISA) can be repealed, said Minister in the Prime Minister Department Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz.


New acts to provide a balance for individual rights, civil liberties and public order safeguards

The two new acts to replace the Internal Security Act (ISA) will provide a balance between promoting individual rights and civil liberties as well as safeguarding public order, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.


Singapore rejects calls to scrap tough security law

Singapore has rejected a call by former political prisoners to scrap a British colonial law allowing detention without trial, saying it allows the government to fight serious security threats.


ISA repeal will develop intellectual mind: Abdullah

The repeal of the Internal Security Act (ISA) 1960 will bring freedom to the community to develop the intellectual mindset without restrictions or fear that the law would be used against them, said former Prime Minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi.


Abolition of ISA will develop intellectual mindset - Abdullah

The repeal of the Internal Security Act (ISA) 1960 will bring freedom to the community to develop the intellectual mindset without restrictions or fear that the law would be used against them, said former Prime Minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi.