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MALACCA: The Malacca government has decided not to allow Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik (pix) to give talks in any programme in the state but welcomes him as a tourist.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is waiting for a report from religious bodies and departments before deciding if Zakir Naik will be banned from entering the state.
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The government's decision to allow the Lynas rare earth plant to continue operating in Malaysia has exposed the falsehood of the Umno-PAS alliance's racial and religious rhetoric, according to Lim Gua...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19 — PAS President Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang today called for rational discussion that is based on the respect of national unity and safety for all, especially when talking about...
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KUALA LUMPUR: During an outing with Muslim friends in the United Kingdom six years ago, Malaysian lawyer Simon Suresh faced an issue concerning halal food.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik will have his statement recorded, for the second time, this afternoon at Bukit Aman, according to CID director Datuk Huzir Mohamed.
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The Thai deputy prime minister dismissed on Monday a demand made by a Malay Muslim group to free those detained over alleged links to the long-running insurgency in Thailand's mainly Muslim south as a...
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Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik demanded Penang Deputy Chief Minister II P Ramasamy and three others to apologise and offer a reasonable settlement sum within 48 hours or risk being sued for defamation.
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Permaisuri Johor Raja Zarith Sofiah Almarhum Sultan Idris Shah paid tribute to her paternal Chinese grandmother in a Facebook post titled “Love sees no colour.” “One thing I do know for sure, ho...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Muslim preacher Zakir Naik is being called for the second time to have his statement recorded this afternoon (Aug 19) at Bukit Aman, according to CID director Datuk Huzir Mohamed.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 19): Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik is being called for the second time to have his statement recorded this afternoon at Bukit Aman, according to CID director Datuk Huzir Mohamed.
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Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik is being called for the second time to have his statement recorded this afternoon at Bukit Aman, according to CID director Huzir Mohamed (above).
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19 — Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik is being called for the second time to have his statement recorded this afternoon at Bukit Aman, according to CID director Datuk Huzir Mohame...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19 — Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik is being called for the second time to have his statement recorded this afternoon at Bukit Aman, according to CID director Datuk Huzir Mohame...
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Indian authorities reimposed restrictions on movement in parts of Kashmir’s biggest city, Srinagar, on Sunday after overnight clashes between residents and police in which dozens were injured, two s...
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PETALING JAYA: The head of an Indian government agency tasked with protecting religious minorities agrees that Dr Zakir Naik’s speeches could be offensive to Hindus and questions his methods, but ad...
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KUALA LUMPUR - Controversial preacher Zakir Naik overstepped boundaries when he touched on racial politics and stirred racial tension in Malaysia, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said.
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Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Syed Putra Jamalullail of Perlis today advised all preachers of Islam, especially among Muslim converts, to always equip themselves with broad knowledge to face the ever-challen...
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YOURSAY | ‘Should non-Muslims also place ethnicity and religion before citizenship and nationality?’ 'Muslim brotherhood trumps citizenship' - Hadi tells Zakir's detractors https://www.malaysiakin...
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YOURSAY | ‘Maszlee could have defused this by spelling out what he meant by ‘optional’.’ Khat lessons subject to PTA approval, to be referred as 'Jawi lessons' Gerard Lourdesamy: This is a fai...
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KUALA LUMPUR • A controversial preacher overstepped boundaries when he touched on racial politics and stirred racial tensions in Malaysia, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said yesterday.
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SHAH ALAM: The PKR Political Bureau will hold a meeting on Wednesday to discuss issues related to Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik, Jawi script and United Chinese School Committees Association (Dong Zong...
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KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Controversial preacher Zakir Naik overstepped boundaries when he touched on racial politics and stirred racial tension in Malaysia, Prime Minister Mahathir ...
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Controversial Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik has filed a police report againstHuman Resources Minister M Kulasegaran, Penang Deputy Chief Minister II PRamasamy and three others.The others named in the...
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PETALING JAYA: While Dr Zakir Naik is faced with accusations of creating disunity and planting suspicions among Malaysians, a contrasting change seems to be taking place in Malay-Muslim dynamics.
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GEORGE TOWN: Prominent human rights activists in the country have upheld the right of the police to disallow Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik from making public speeches in Perlis because of the risk of ...
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SINGAPORE: At the recently concluded meeting of the Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (PAS), a resolution was passed among members to officially support cooperation between PAS and its once bitter rival, th...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Police will continue questioning controversial Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik on Monday after yesterday’s session to record his statement was cut short at his own request.
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PKR vice-president Zuraida Kamaruddin has said that party president Anwar Ibrahim, who returned from the haj on Thursday, needs time to settle down before addressing a number of controversial issues.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Police will continue questioning controversial Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik (pix) on Monday for allegedly making provocative remarks, after yesterday’s session to record his statement...
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The main group fighting an insurgency in Thailand’s largely Muslim south said it had held its first meeting with officials from the new Thai government and had set out demands as a condition for any...
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Zakir Naik (right) was grilled by Bukit Aman for nearly five hours on Saturday.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 17 ― Police are not quite done with recording the statements from controversial preacher Dr Zakir Naik who is being investigated for intentional insult to provoke a breach of peach...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Controversial Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik was questioned for about five hours at Bukit Aman yesterday under Section 504 of the Penal Code for intentional insult with intent to provoke ...
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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PETALING JAYA: Datuk Dr Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin (pic) has hit out at Muslim leaders who have “selectively” condemned Zakir Naik, but added that it was inappropriate for the controversial preacher ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 16): Controversial Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik was questioned for about five hours at Bukit Aman here today under Section 504 of the Penal Code for intentional insult with intent t...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Controversial Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik was questioned for about five hours at Bukit Aman here today under Section 504 of the Penal Code for intentional insult with intent to provoke...
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PETALING JAYA: Veteran journalist A Kadir Jasin today said Pakatan Harapan should stop quarrelling over Dr Zakir Naik as there are more important things to attend to than the controversial preacher.
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PETALING JAYA: Datuk Dr Mah Hang Soon says the DAP has to face the electorate and state its position on the four major issues of khat, Zakir Naik, Lynas and Dong Zhong, which hold “substantial magnitude in paving Malaysia’s future.”
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 16 — Controversial televangelist Dr Zakir Naik spent around five hours today recording his statements with federal police after he was summoned to Bukit Aman over his statements du...
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Malaysians have become more radical and racist due to the polemic regarding several peripheral issues, according to A Kadir Jasin.
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KANGAR: Controversial preacher Dr Zakir Naik (pix) and his family will not speak at the three-day Muslim reverts camp beginning today in Perlis, on the advice of the police.
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Controversial Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik has filed a police report against Human Resources Minister M Kulasegaran, Penang Deputy Chief Minister II P Ramasamy and three others.
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Willie Mongin KUCHING: Puncak Borneo MP Willie Mongin has joined in the chorus to call the government of Malaysia to reconsider their decision to protect controversial preacher Zakir Naik.
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Police will not allow controversial preacher Zakir Naik to address the audience at the "Malaysia Reverts Camp 2019" in Perlis.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 16 ― Dr Zakir Naik will not be allowed to speak publicly at a two-day Muslim camp in Perlis scheduled to start tomorrow, police said today.
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KANGAR: Pressure is growing on Indian preacher Dr Zakir Naik ahead of a three-day programme that was to have featured him and his family members as the star speakers.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu today broke his silence on a comment deemed insulting to the armed forces by a prominent pro-Pakatan Harapan (PH) tycoon, accusing social media users howeve...
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PETALING JAYA: Two lawyers say Dr Zakir Naik can be investigated and charged under the Penal Code for hate speech and causing public disorder in the country, amid growing calls for the controversial p...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 16 ― The Home Ministry is reviewing the Malaysian permanent residency of India-born preacher Dr Zakir Naik even as police investigate him for incitement.
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi trumpeted his abolition of Kashmir’s special status in an Independence Day speech on Thursday, but there was little sign that he had won over people in the region...
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SHAH ALAM: Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik is being investigated for intent to provoke a breach of the peace.
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PETALING JAYA: Leaders of the G25 group of eminent Malays have urged the people to be calm and stop racially manipulating issues.
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysians must not allow the opinion of “one irrelevant foreigner” divide the country, says Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz (pic).
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday barred US Democratic congresswomen Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from making a planned trip to Israel, shortly after US President Donald Trump called on hi...
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PUTRAJAYA (Aug 15): The police will be calling in educationist group, United Chinese School Committees Association of Malaysia (Dong Zong), businessman Koon Yew Yin and Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik f...
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PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang has warned preacher Zakir Naik’s detractors not to cross lines when it comes to Muslim brotherhood.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 15): Malaysia’s halal export to Japan is poised to increase this year against RM2.5 billion recorded last year, on the back of the growing halal tourism and preparation ahead of To...
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PETALING JAYA: The Communications and Multimedia Ministry has denied that it is involved in a camp for Muslim converts in Perlis, which features controversial preacher Zakir Naik.
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Defenders of Muslim preacher Zakir Naik appear to have taken a page out of the political handbook, accusing the media, particularly Malaysiakini, of “misquoting”, “spinning” and “taking out ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 15 — The Ministry of Communications and Multimedia has denied its involvement with a camp for Muslim converts in Perlis this weekend, that is set to feature beleaguered televangeli...
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PETALING JAYA: Keep on smiling, Malaysians. Kuala Lumpur emerged as the second friendliest city in the world, according to Big 7 Travel.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 15): Malaysia’s halal export to Japan is poised to increase this year against RM2.5 billion recorded last year, on the back of the growing halal tourism and preparation ahead of To...
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PETALING JAYA: PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang has come to the defence of Dr Zakir Naik, saying Muslim critics of the embattled preacher are not qualified to question his credentials to speak on compar...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 15 — PAS President Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang has vowed today that “more than one million” members of the Islamist party will not allow fugitive preacher Dr Zakir Naik from be...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 15): The police have opened an investigation after having received six reports against the United Chinese School Committees Association of Malaysia (Dong Zong), CID director Datuk Hu...
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Dato Idris Buang KUCHING: Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) Information Chief Dato Idris Buang is calling for controversial preacher Zakir Naik to apologise to Malaysians for his inflammatory spe...
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As calls for Dr Zakir Naik to be deported grows louder, a state assemblyperson has offered to sponsor the air ticket for the controversial Muslim preacher.
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PKR will wait for its president Anwar Ibrahim, who has just returned from hispilgrimage to Mecca, to chair a meeting to decide regarding Muslim preacher DrZakir Naik, said secretary-general Saifuddin...
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Police are probing Indian-born Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik over his remarks during a speech in Kelantan last week.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 15 — Civil liberties lawyer Syahredzan Johan lodged a police report over a death threat against him as a precaution, but expressed hope that the incident was just an emotional resp...
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PKR will wait for its president Anwar Ibrahim, who has just returned from his pilgrimage to Mecca, to chair a meeting to decide regarding Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik, said secretary-general Saifuddi...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Fresh from his controversial speeches in the east coast and despite growing calls for his deportation, embattled preacher Dr Zakir Naik and his family are set to feature in events spanni...
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Zakir KOTA KINABALU: Many Sabahan netizens expressed their disappointment on Facebook yesterday over remarks made by controversial Muslim preacher, Zakir Naik.
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The pilgrimage in Mecca has spawned a slew of religious apps, tablet Qurans and faith-based gadgets.
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YOURSAY | ‘Mahathir is back.
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China on Wednesday backed Pakistan’s request for the United Nations Security Council to discuss India’s decision to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, asking for the body to meet behi...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Standing by his daughter’s hospital bed, Afghan Lutfullah Ahmad Hussain’s eyes welled with tears as he appealed for her life to be saved – just one of thousands of refugees in Mala...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 15 — Standing by his daughter’s hospital bed, Afghan Lutfullah Ahmad Hussain’s eyes welled with tears as he appealed for her life to be saved — just one of thousands of refug...
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PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim) is investigating a Facebook post inciting Muslims to murder “kafir” (infidels), which has triggered a wave of reactions on socia...
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Thai authorities issued arrest warrants today for four more suspects believed to be responsible for a series of bomb attacks as the capital hosted a key diplomatic meeting this month.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 — DAP’s Lim Kit Siang has slammed fugitive preacher Dr Zakir Naik today for “compounding his abuse of Malaysian hospitality” following the latter’s remark calling ethnic...
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After a lone gunman killed 51 mosque worshippers in March, New Zealand's outpouring of collective grief and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's (photo, above) heartfelt support for the Muslim community wo...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 — Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar joined others in pressing Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to immediately deport controversial Muslim prea...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 — Two DAP ministers today called for action to be taken against Dr Zakir Naik.
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PETALING JAYA: Despite facing calls for deportation by multiple parties, a defiant Zakir Naik called on the Malaysian Chinese to “go back” first as they were the “old guests” of the country.
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MECCA, Aug 14 ― The Haj pilgrimage underway in Mecca has been accelerating the growth of digital worship and spawning a slew of religious apps, tablet Korans and faith-based gadgets.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 — Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik accused critics of manipulating his comments on the local Indian community last week to portray him as questioning their loyalty to Malaysia.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): Dagang NeXchange Bhd (DNeX) has inked a memorandum of understanding with Johor government-owned Perbadanan Islam Johor Sdn Bhd (PIJ) to work on the Johor halal certification blo...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government should draw up the Anti-Racial Discrimination Act as an important step in efforts to strengthen unity in the country, according to Federal Territory PKR Youth chief Na’i...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 13 — Chinese educationist groups Dong Zong and Jiao Zong have pointed to a statement by Putrajaya-backed missionary group Yayasan Dakwah Islamiah Malaysia (Yadim) to defend its acc...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 13 — The Cabinet must discuss controversial televangelist Dr Zakir Naik’s alleged interference in local politics when it meets tomorrow, Klang MP Charles Santiago has urged in a ...
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For questioning the loyalty of Malaysian Hindus and touching a raw nerve in our multi-ethnic society, action must be taken against controversial preacher Dr Zakir Naik.
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COMMENT | It seems to me that the non-Muslims by which I mean Buddhists, Hindus, Sikhs and Christians, are barking up the wrong tree.
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PETALING JAYA: Human Resources Minister M Kulasegaran has called for action to be taken against controversial preacher Zakir Naik “for questioning the loyalty of Hindu Malaysians”. “Zakir is an...
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The National Patriots Association (Patriot) today took to task Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik for questioning the loyalty of Malaysian Hindus to the country and saying China mistreated Uyghur Muslims.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 13 — Veterans group Persatuan Patriot Kebangsaan believes Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik has gone overboard with his racial, religious provocation after questioning the loyalty of M...
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Human Resources Minister M Kulasegaran has called for action to be taken against controversial Muslim preacher Zakir Naik "for questioning the loyalty of Hindu Malaysians". "Naik is an outsider who is...