Kongres Maruah Melayu turut menggesa kerajaan memastikan hanya tulisan jawi dan rumi digunakan untuk semua urusan rasmi kerajaan.
Aktivis kebudayaan Eddin Khoo berkata masyarakat masa kini perlu terbuka untuk mempelajari jawi kerana pengajaran masa kini terlalu teknikal.
One group used Jawi, but the name was wrong as was the spelling, while another group called for giving up cars and air travel, he says.
The triple Olympic silver medallist says he is not frequenting social media as often as he used to due to the increasing negative comments.
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.
An education ministry source says there are no plans to delay implementation but last-minute amendments to contents are being made.
Gabungan Seni Khat Action Team berkata mereka hanya menyeru kementerian menangguhkan pelaksanaan Jawi di sekolah-sekolah rendah.
They say the government should get the views of all parties, including those in Sabah and Sarawak, and plan to stage a protest called 'National Skip School Day' if there is no change.
Seorang lelaki India dan seorang lelaki Cina ditahan kerana menyalahi Seksyen 105 Kanun Acara Jenayah dan Seksyen 9(5) Akta Perhimpunan Aman.
KL police chief Mazlan Lazim says the suspects had committed offences under the Peaceful Assembly Act.
Police say stern action will be taken against those who disobey their orders.
Ketua Polis Kuala Lumpur, Mazlan Lazim berkata tindakan tegas akan diambil terhadap mereka yang melanggar perintah.
Sabah MCA women's chief Pamela Yong says state leaders have been issuing conflicting statements on the matter.
Notis yang dikemukakan penganjur didapati tidak lengkap, kata polis Brickfields.
SAPP vice-president Aloysius Siap says assistant minister Jenifer Lasimbang has conceded that Sabah has little say on education policies implemented by the federal ministry.
Harussani Zakaria appears to back the stand of his Perlis counterpart in defending Zakir Naik and criticising Dong Zong.
Sabah Assistant Education and Innovation Minister Jenifer Lasimbang says people should not jump to the conclusion that khat is religious in nature.
Nine Chinese-interest groups say it will be problematic for PIBGs to decide whether to allow Jawi script lessons as some schools do not even have them.
In the past, several policies or their implementation served to divide Malaysians, but in the New Malaysia, all policies should be geared towards forging unity
Tariq Ismail says the government does not have to give funds or allocations to vernacular schools.
He says nothing has changed on Pakatan Harapan leaders' stand on him succeeding Dr Mahathir Mohamad as PM.
The PM says PH government is moving into limiting the term of the prime minister which Najib Razak failed to do.
The Perlis mufti backs a petition launched by PPBM Youth and also accuses Dong Zong of being racist.
Businessman Koon Yew Yin also to be questioned on Monday about his remarks on the Armed Forces.