Tag Archive: PAS

How PAS Bit The Bullet Once Again

The Party Islam Se-Malaysia, or PAS, will never learn the lesson particularly the political ones as history seems to be repeating itself for the Islamists. Their leader Hadi Awang thought he had a well laid plan, in which his would…
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Former Malaysian Minister: Muslims Must Speak Out Against Unilateral Child Conversion

Former minister Zaid Ibrahim today appealed to Muslims, urging them to speak up in kindness and fairness against unilateral child conversion. “I don’t know if I’m going to heaven, but those who have no heart will go nowhere. How can…
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Malaysian Muslim Lawyers Association: Shariah Offenders Should Be Placed In Special Prisons

KUALA LUMPUR, March 18 ― Muslims convicted of Shariah offences should be placed in exclusive prisons instead of with inmates from the criminal system, said the Malaysian Association for Muslim Lawyers. Its president, Datuk Zainul Rijal Abu Bakar, argued that…
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Mufti Perlis: More Important Issues At Hand For Muslims Than Implementation Of Shariah Laws

PERLIS Mufti Datuk Dr Asri Zainul Abidin spoke bluntly at a recent forum on religion. “Gossiping is a big sin in Islam but are there (syariah) laws against gossiping? Do you see the religious authorities sending officers out to haul…
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Kelantan’s Non-Muslims Happy With PAS Rule, But Worried About Slow Economy, Hudud

Malaysia’s opposition Parti Islam Se-Malaysia (PAS) has won the support of the ruling United Malays National Organisation (Umno) to strengthen the country’s Syariah Courts, in what looks like the start of cooperation between the traditional rivals ahead of the next…
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