Tag: Jawi calligraphy
The education minister says children should not be deprived of education, adding that those who prevent their children from attending school may jeopardise their children’s future.
Sabah MCA women's chief Pamela Yong says state leaders have been issuing conflicting statements on the matter.
The minister says he never spoke with Malaysiakini or any of its reporters or journalists on the matter, but Malaysiakini says a statement in Tamil was sent by email.
The government's latest bid to find a compromise fails to cool tempers.
The Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism says this role is played by the Malay language, not the Jawi script.
Ramkarpal Singh says he was present at the meeting, which had allowed members to express their views and suggest possible solutions.