Tag Archive: Mufti

Yusof Ishak Mosque Is Key For Muslim Community

The Yusof Ishak Mosque is a key institution for the Muslim community and also the wider Singapore family, Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs Yaacob Ibrahim said yesterday at the opening ceremony of the new mosque named after Singapore’s first president. Through…
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PM Najib Razak Courts Middle-Class Muslim Votes With Welcome From “Controversial” Preacher, Mufti Menk

KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysia has rolled out the red carpet for controversial Islamic scholar Ismail Musa Menk, a move that analysts have suggested could be part of efforts by Prime Minister Najib Razak to burnish his Islamic credentials to appeal…
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Mufti Malaysia: Pemandu, Penumpang Uber/Grab Bukan Muhrim Boleh, Jika Syarat-Syarat Dipatuhi

PETALING JAYA: Berkongsi kereta melalui khidmat Grab dan Uber melibatkan bukan muhrim masih boleh dikategorikan khalwat, kata Mufti Wilayah Persekutuan, tetapi berkata ia dibolehkan dengan syarat penumpang duduk diam di bahagian belakang kenderaan sekiranya mendapati pemandu berlainan jantina. Menjawab soalan…
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Federal Mufti To ‘Raja Bomoh’: Repent! Your Practice Is Bid’ah

The Federal Territories mufti has urged controversial shaman Datuk Ibrahim Mat Zin to repent, after the latter again entered the spotlight for his antics purportedly to defend Malaysia against North Korea. Datuk Zulkifli Mohamad said the man popularly known as…
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Managing Conflict The Mufti Way: Singaporean Muslims Have To Be Steadfast In Their Beliefs

Minister Shanmugam was very clear during his speech in Parliament recently. Singapore will not tolerate religious preaching’s that encourages violence. Singapore racial and religious harmony is fragile, but precious. This comment came after a truncated video clip was uploaded on…
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