Fri04252014

LAST_UPDATEFri, 25 Apr 2014 10am

Hudud Was Never Vote Bait, Kit Siang Tells PAS

PIC: The Malay MailKUALA LUMPUR: With PAS adamant on pushing on with hudud in Kelantan, DAP told its Pakatan Rakyat (PR) partner that the controversial Islamic penal law has never helped the Islamist party win support.

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PAS Tells PR Partners To Back Off On Kelantan Hudud Bid

PIC: The Malay MailKUALA LUMPUR: PAS has told DAP and PKR to butt out of the Islamist party’s plans to implement hudud in Kelantan, with Deputy Menteri Besar Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah saying it only agreed not to push for the Islamic penal law at the federal level.

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Putrajaya Moots Law To Manage Non-Muslim Houses Of Worship

File photo shows Batu Gajah MP V. Sivakumar (left), Sepang MP Hanipa Maidin (centre) and Shah Alam MP Khalid Samad speaking to reporters in the lobby of Parliament. Khalid Samad said lawmakers were told Putrajaya plans to set up a precise regulatory system that will manage the entire process of the setting up of a house of worship (PIC: The Malay Mail)KUALA LUMPUR: Putrajaya plans to enact a fresh law to regulate all non-Muslim houses of worship in the country, a move aimed at resolving recurring conflicts sparked by the haphazard construction of holy structures.

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Handing Over Of World's Tallest ATCT In klia2 To DCA

The tallest there is/Google ImagesSEPANG: Acting Transport Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said today he was proud of all the hard work that went into completing the second Kuala Lumpur International Airport (klia2) on time.

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Now, Firefly flight In Aborted Flight

Pic : google.comKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines’ (MAS) woes continued when a flight by its subsidiary, Firefly, had to turn back to Penang after departing for Kota Baru this morning due to technical faults.

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Obama Lookalike Takes It In Stride

Pic : plus.google.comKUALA LUMPUR: YOUNG lawyer Iman Ishak always causes people to do a double take when he walks into a room because of his resemblance to the 44th and current American President Barack Obama.

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PAS VP: Non-Muslims Have No Right To Stop Hudud Rollout Bid

File photo shows Tun Ibrahim Tun Man (left) during the PAS Muktamar in Shah Alam in 2013. The PAS vice-president stressed that non-Muslim must not stop the implementation of hudud because it is compulsory for Muslims to adhere to the Islamic penal code (PIC: The Malay Mail)KUALA LUMPUR: Non-Muslims must not block PAS’ attempts to implement hudud in Kelantan, according to party vice-president Datuk Tuan Ibrahim Tun Man who insisted that it is compulsory for Muslims to adhere to the Islamic penal code.

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Bukit Gelugor By-Election On May 25

PIC: The Malay MailPUTRAJAYA: The Bukit Gelugor by-election will be held on May 25, Election Commission (EC) chairman Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Mohd Yusof announced today.

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Road To Ruin Paved With Sycophancy, Dr M Warns Putrajaya

Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir warned that Putrajaya does not perceive the groundswell of discontent building up in the country. File photo shows Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad hugging outgoing prime minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi in Kuala Lumpur on March 28, 2009 (PIC: The Malay Mail)KUALA LUMPUR: In blunt remarks over a perceived culture of obsequiousness permeating the corridors of power, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad warned the government that this was preventing it from seeing the groundswell of discontent forming in the country.

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Bus Operators Welcome New Measures, Drivers Say Dignity At Stake

Fire and Rescue Department personnel helping passengers after a double-decker bus crashed into a ravine at Km70 of the Kuantan-Segamat highway near Pekan, Pahang, April 20, 2014 (PIC: The Malay Mail)PETALING JAYA: The latest regulations by the Transport Ministry following a series of fatal bus crashes on expressways nationwide have received mixed reaction from bus drivers and operators.

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