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Archive for November 23rd, 2017

Stop sending students to study Islam in Middle East, says Muslim scholar

THE habit of sending students to learn about Islam in the Middle East should be stopped due to the political climate there, said a Muslim scholar. “We need to differentiate between culture and Islam. This doesn’t mean cultures, including Arab culture, are bad… (but) what is happening these days is highly political,” said Professor Dr Jasser […]

MPs slam Bung for nudity remark when defending women in hijab

PETALING JAYA: Umno MP Bung Moktar Radin’s defence of hotel employees’ right to wear headscarves would have carried more weight if it wasn’t accompanied by a sexist remark, female opposition MPs said.


Brunei’s Prince Abdul Mateen – 10th son of the Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah – has Hollywood movie star looks and an Instagram following (705,000 and counting) larger than his country’s population. The Crown Prince of Johor, (a state in southern Malaysian) Tunku (Prince) Ismail Sultan Ibrahim – an avid polo-player who heads Malaysia’s Football Association – […]

High-rise living the future, says FT Minister

KUALA Lumpur residents can expect more skyscrapers for their future homes rather than bungalows and terraced houses. “Let us be logical here, the city is growing and land is getting more and more scarce,” said Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor.

Universal Children’s Day 20 November

Today is Universal Children’s Day ….let’s think of what are the values and environment we can leave for the children, the next generation. 🤗 United Nations Universal Children’s Day was established in 1954 and is celebrated on November 20th each year to promote international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improving children’s welfare.

Christian Sabah BN leaders are hypocrites, says Shafie

SHAFIE APDAL has called Christian Barisan Nasional (BN) leaders in Sabah “hypocrites” who failed to protect the religion.

PBS will leave BN soon, says former Youth chief

FORMER Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) Youth chief Jake Nointin led 1,119 others to join Parti Warisan Sabah, saying PBS leadership had failed to defend the rights of Sabahans.

Cabinet orders DBKL to halt approvals for four types of developments

PETALING JAYA (Nov 18): The Cabinet has directed Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) to freeze approvals for four types of developments following a study by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) that raised the alarm on a glut in these buildings.

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