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Malaysia asks Indian-Muslim community to be proud of their heritage


July 13th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 13 (ANI): Malaysia has claimed that the Indian-Muslim community is treated the same as its Malay counterparts even without a proclamation to declare them as 'bumiputras'.According to The Star, ... Read more...

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Bomb injures 28 in southern Thailand provincial capital


October 19th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Pattani (Thailand), Oct 19 (DPA) An explosion Monday at a crowded morning market in Yala City of southern Thailand injured 28 people, two of them critically, army officials said. The bomb, planted inside ... Read more...

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Malaysia’s appeals panel upholds whip-for-beer-drinking model’s punishment


September 29th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Sep. 29 (ANI): The whipping sentence of former Malaysian model Kartika Sari Dewi Shukarno has been upheld by the Kuantan Syariah High Court Appeals Panel.Kartika, 32, was sentenced to six ... Read more...

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Perak crown prince warns Fatwa committee to consider ruling on yoga ”very carefully”


November 26th, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov.26 (ANI): The crown prince of Malaysias Perak state, Raja Dr Nazrin Shah, has asked the Perak State Fatwa Committee to consider very carefully the ruling on yoga for ... Read more...

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Call us Malays and not Indians


March 3rd, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Mar 3 (ANI): Members of the Malaysian Indian Muslim Youth Movement (Gepima) want to be known as Malays and not Indians.And they do not think this is an outrageous ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian Muslims want to be called Malays


March 3rd, 2008 - 4:04 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, March 3 (IANS) Members of the Malaysian Indian Muslim community want to be known as Malays and not Indians and want the law to be rationalised in their favour. The ... Read more...

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