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S. Samy Vellu is the President of the Malaysian Indian Congress. M. Saravanan is its Vice-President.

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African syndicate targeting Malay Indians to be drug mules
An African drug smuggling group is reportedly targeting the Indian community in Malaysia to be drug mules.

Malay Indian party chief confident of making comeback in next general election
Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) President G. Palanivel has expressed confidence that his party would make a comeback in the next general election, after suffering a defeat in 2008.

Malaysia abolishes school fees for poor Indian students
Malaysia has abolished school fees and provided 100 ringgit assistance for all poor Indian students at the primary and secondary school level.

Malaysian lawmaker urges written pledge to appoint Indian deputy prime minister
A Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) party leader has called on the Pakatan Rakyat, an informal political coalition controlling four state governments in the country, to give a written undertaking for appointing an Indian deputy prime minister.

Malay Indian lawmaker urges political parties to recruit Indians in government jobs
Malaysia's Deputy Federal Territories and Urban Well being Minister M. Saravanan has urged the country's political parties to recruit more Malay-Indians in government jobs to reduce unemployment in the community.aravanan said there was no need to set up a bureau specifically to tackle problems faced by the Malay-Indian community.

Malay-Indian party urges government to set up bureau to address Indian community's problems
Malay- Indian political party Makkal Sakthi has urged Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak to set up a bureau specifically to tackle problems faced by the Malay-Indian community.

'Agents' dupe Malay- Indian retirees of provident fund savings, citizenship
'Agents' have duped many retired Malay- Indians of their Employees Provident Fund (EPF) savings and citizenship by telling them that they could only withdraw their EPF savings by giving up their citizenship.

Malaysian party leader calls on Malay-Indian athletes' to emulate predecessors
Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) President G. Palanivel has called on Malay -Indian sportspersons to work harder emulate their predecessors.

Malay-Indian party calls for Indian community welfare committee
The Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) has called on the country's Economic Planning Unit to set up a high-powered committee to work on welfare plans for Malay- Indians.

82 Tamil schools to be relocated in Malaysia
Eighty-two Tamil schools with less than 25 pupils each in Malaysia will be relocated to suitable locations to benefit more children of the Indian community.

Indian students urged to take up 'Tamil subjects' for major exams
Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) Deputy President and Human Resources Minister Datuk Dr. S. Subramaniam has asked Indian students to take Tamil subjects for the Penilaian Menengah Rendah (PMR) and Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examinations.

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