Tag Archive: haze

Commentary: Are Authorities Taking The ‘Mystery Smell Haze’ Incident Seriously With Terror Attacks Rampant Around The World?

It was disappointing to hear the authorities here say that they were not able to establish what the mystery smell, which was detected in several parts of Singapore on Monday. Singaporeans were left to speculate as to where it might…
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Indonesia Ulema Council Issues Haram Fatwa Against Illegal Land Clearing

RELIGIOUS authorities in Indonesia have declared the burning of land forbidden among Muslims in a fatwa or edict aimed at curbing illegal land clearing. According to Channel News Asia, the Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) issued the fatwa in its bid…
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Indonesia Vice-President: Our Citizens Won’t Be Allowed To Be Prosecuted Under Singapore Laws

JAKARTA: Indonesian vice-president Jusuf Kalla has said that the government will not allow its citizens who are suspected for causing last year’s forest fires to be prosecuted under Singapore laws. “If there is an offence, Singapore can (prosecute), but the offence…
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