Malaysia

Muslim Man Faced Fine By Kelantan Religious Authorities For Wearing Shorts (Exposing Knees) To Play Futsal

Wan Khairul Hayyee Wali, 30, said he had no idea that he could not even wear shorts to play futsal. He said he has been wearing shorts to play futsal for many years, ever since he was in school. “Therefore…
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Pesta Maksiat Better Beer Festival 2017 Cancelled Due To A Possible Militant Attack

The Better Beer Festival 2017 could not be allowed to go on because of the fear of a possible attack by militant groups, says Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun. The Inspector-General of Police said that Bukit Aman had received intelligence…
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Muar’s ‘Muslims-Only’ Laundromat: Racism, Inciting Division Or Strictly Business Owner’s Rights?

A self-service laundromat in Jalan Junid, Muar, which caters only to Muslim patrons, has sparked controversy on social media. Photographs of the shop’s signboard with the words – “For Muslim customers only. Muslim-friendly. Leave your shoes outside” – placed at…
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Najib Razak: Although My Father Or Grandfather Isn’t From Kerala, I Am Known As The Father Of Indian Development

In what may be another attempt to court ethnic minority voters, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has declared himself a champion of development for the Indian community. He highlighted that he insisted on appointing a senior civil servant to head…
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