If not, it will be a serious dereliction of the role and duties of the council and the Malaysian Bar, says Ragunath Kesavan.
Amirudin Shari says he may even table it at the next sitting of the state assembly if it becomes crucial.
The NGO safeguarding Muslim women's interests says exploitation of Islam for political purposes must be prevented.
A source says some leaders are hoping to strengthen their political power by amending law on unilateral conversions.
Logging activities are destroying the Orang Asli ancestral lands, contaminating their water supply and depriving them of their source of food.
Conversion shouldn’t be like a person changing clothes; it must be about a person changing himself or herself for the better.
Jakoa director-general Juli Edo was reported today as stating that it is not right for people to take advantage of the Orang Asli communities and trick them into religious conversions.
It is concerned as police officer heading task force looking for missing girl is retiring soon.
Only in Malaysia can a person's faith be tested by symbols, pictures and what is read in a book.
Jaguar Classic, a unit of the UK-based automaker which restores vintage Jaguar cars, will convert the vehicles to electric power at its Classic Works facility in Coventry.
The shocking revelation by a judge that he was reprimanded for a dissenting judgment again throws the spotlight on the judiciary and how far it is independent.
Experts in comparative religion usually do not belong to any faith because if they do, they will be charged with academic bias.
The dealer said the US dollar was traded higher on prospects of another round of US tariffs directed at China.
Lawyer Sulaiman Abdullah, appearing for Federal Territories Islamic Religious Department’s (Jawi) muallaf registrar, says the mother is valid guardian of children after a civil court granted her custody of them.
Bangladesh's highest court ruled that Hosne Ara Lazu converted to Islam after marrying Humayun Farid Lazu in 2013.
M Indira Gandhi's struggle in legal battle against unilateral conversion and to be reunited with her youngest daughter is praised by US ambassador to Malaysia.
Leah Sharibu reportedly was not released by Boko Haram because of her refusal to convert to Islam.
The personal issue of one or two individuals who are having problems is not worth sacrificing religious harmony, says council's deputy president Juanda Jaya.
The Tatana of Kuala Penyu have been celebrating the festival for more than 200 years, including practices such as ancestral worship.
Param Cumaraswamy says judges rose to the occasion in accepting the basic structure doctrine which he along with others had struggled for 40 years ago.
The judicial trend of the past that shariah courts must have jurisdiction on conversion matters as it involves Islamic law and practice is unduly simplistic, says Justice Zainun Ali.
The appointment of civil court judges is done under the constitution but that of shariah judges is done by state rulers, and the constitutional safeguards for judicial independence do not apply in respect of shariah courts, says justice Zainun Ali.
Apex court declares in a unanimous judgment that the civil courts’ judicial power is inherent in the basic structure of the constitution.
Five-man bench says civil courts have constitutional authority to hear complaints of conversion to Islam.