Apex court mantains that disciplinary action taken by university was not according to procedure.
Singapore's NTU and NUS finish first and second in the Times Higher Education rankings.
Their lawyer tells the court that students only expressing opinion on an issue of public importance.
LETTER | 'Universiti Malaya should lift the suspension on the university's Chinese Language Society'.
Warnings, show-cause letters, and fines would suffice, no need for suspension, says Zairil Khir Johari.
LETTER | Universiti Malaya must not forget it has had a long history of student activism.
But the suspension is disproportionate to the offence, says CLS.
LETTER | If the university cannot fulfill its basic role, it might as well become a kindergarten.
LETTER | The 'reminder' is appalling as issuing public statements is required by academics.
Statement on society's FB page claims appeals to UM authorities have been unsuccessful.
This is better than the faculty of engineering at Oxford, Cambridge and Stamford University, says Education Minister Idris Jusoh.
PKAUM president Azmi Sharom says the reminder would prevent academia from doing their jobs.
Internal circular forbids any public statements that could have a 'negative implication' on UM and the gov't.
Court decision that university did not follow protocol in punishing student leaders stands.
Hundreds of Universiti Malaya (UM) graduates wait patiently to receive their Master's and doctoral scrolls at the Dewan Tuanku Canselor on Oct 22, 2017.
The enforced practice of citation stacking in Malaysia’s premier university, the Universiti Malaya is wrong.
I am amazed that this hospital funded by taxpayers delivers such mediocre service to us.
Gerak's Zaharom Nain says such cases must not be covered up just to maintain the 'good name' of a university.
The handling of two recent cases show the lack of awareness about this policy, the UM Academic Staff Association says.
UM's International Student Centre (ISC) denies telling the foreign student to retract the police report.
Students also inquired about a change in online posters marketing the degrees.
UPDATED 5PM | Universiti Malaya recently advertises engineering courses which cost about 10 times more than usual.
COMMENT | The appeal today will determine whether the Umany 4 are able to clear their names.
YOURSAY | ‘Universities are supposed to be the bastion of ethical behaviour.’
This is for accusing students of an ethnic group of being prone to copying.
Lawyer says decision should not be construed as an admission by plaintiffs that there was no cause of action.
The investigation is still going on and there is no update so far, a Universiti Malaya spokesperson says.
Vice-chancellor says if claims turn out to be false, UM will question the complainant.
Mipas says it is not enough to suspend or transfer the lecturer who allegedly said 'Indians plagiarise'.
Similar reports against lecturers and staff of public institutions have gone unpunished, the DAP leader says.