Penyalahgunaan nama suci Allah – NECF

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Kenyataan Akhbar Persatuan Peguam Muslim Malaysia (PPMM): 14 Mei 2013 bersamaan 4 Rejab 1434

Penyalahgunaan nama suci Allah – National Christian Fellowship Malaysia (NECF)

Pada hari ini pihak Persatuan Peguam Muslim Malaysia (PPMM) telah menerima aduan daripada beberapa Pertubuhan Islam Bukan Kerajaan (NGI) berhubung satu poster di laman sosial Facebook yang dipercayai melanggar peruntukan-peruntukan di dalam  Enakmen Ugama Bukan Islam (Kawalan Pengembangan di Kalangan Orang Islam) 1988.  Poster daripada pihak gereja tersebut boleh dimuat turun dari laman

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Islamic NGOs To Submit Proposals Concerning Human Rights To Government

Originally reported here.

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 5 (Bernama) — Over 20 Islamic non-governmental organisations (NGOs) will submit several proposals to the government concerning human rights issues that can threaten the sovereignty of Islam in Malaysia for the universal periodic review (UPR) purposes.

Malaysian Muslim Lawyers Association vice-president Azril Mohd Amin said the UPR would give the opportunity to the ruling government in 192 countries, including Malaysia, to declare the actions that could improve human rights in their respective countries.

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Malaysia’s Muslim youth group urges OIC to take Israel to international court

[Note]: The following news was reported many years ago. But nothing much seems to have been done since then.

BBC Monitoring International Reports | August 02, 2006 | Copyright (From BBC Monitoring International Reports) Excerpt from report in English by Malaysian news agency Bernama website.

Kuala Lumpur, 2 Aug: The Muslim Youth Movement of Malaysia (ABIM) Wednesday [2 August] called on the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) to use Article 8 under the Rome Statute to drag Israel to the International Criminal Court (ICC). ABIM International Vice-President Azril Mohd Amin said under the provision, actions could be taken against Israel including stopping its war crimes and pulling out its army from the region. Continue reading

Consensual Contagion?

Pang Khee Teik, co-founder of Seksualiti Merdeka, has responded to my earlier statement. Please click here for the original source. You may also find some other responses here, here and here

I have written the following piece to “end run” the issue. It’s a point that is seldom made, whether or not homosexuality is “pathological” (which most doctors still believe it is).

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Sydney 2012

Alhamdulillah, our recent one week trip to Sydney was a memorable one. I can’t summarize the many places of interest, acknowledging forthright the futility of finding the words to capture our children’s thrill during the visit. But the following is just to offer a glimpse of the memories we had. You will have to ask our kids of their personal holiday experience! Continue reading

A Must-Read Book

I had the privilege of attending the launch of Yang Mulia Tan Sri Syed Muhammad Naquib Al-Attas’ latest pearl of wisdom, entitled “Historical fact And Fiction” earlier today. It was held at UTM’s International Campus, Kuala Lumpur. Read the news here and here; the book’s synopsis and a glimpse of its contents can be found here. Continue reading