Malaysia

Bible ban in Pahang hotels draws flak

Islamic authorities in Pahang have overstepped their jurisdiction by banning non-Muslim religious materials in hotels in the state, say political and religious leaders. The Pahang Islamic and Malay Customs Council's (Muip) recent prohibition is the first ever such ban to be issued in the country involving hotels, and has drawn... Read More

People gather during Karpal Singh

People gather during Karpal Singh's memorial event at the Kuala Lumpur-Selangor Chinese Assembly hall in Kuala Lumpur yesterday. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 25, 2014.

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