Tag: Sisters in Islam
Group slams issuing of summonses to 39 women for dressing sexily and behaving indecently in public.
Siti Zailah says deputy minister should not have given any aid to Sisters in Islam as it will ‘confuse’ Muslim women and as SIS’s activities are ‘contrary’ to Islam.
It is nothing more than a cultural tradition says Sisters in Islam, while another NGO says it perpetuates a ‘harmful ideology’.
Why can’t we just be good Muslims in a progressive country which embraces modernity?
I expect an increase in the chorus of Malaysian voices speaking out against injustice, racists and politicians who use religion to gain support, even as racial rhetoric rises.
Adalah lebih baik kerajaan menggubal undang-undang bagi memastikan suami membayar nafkah kepada isteri dan anak-anak mereka.
KL Bar chief Goh Siu Lin says LGBT members among those to be protected, urges government to help enact the proposed law.
NGO itu berkata tiada keadaan yang membenarkan perkahwinan kanak-kanak berlaku di negara ini.
The NGO says there is no acceptable circumstance which can allow child marriage to take place in the country.
NGO expresses concern that women and girls accept that men can tell them how to dress and behave.
Kumpulan masyarakat sivil berkata PH mesti menunaikan manifesto mengenai perwakilan wanita.
Malaysia is a signatory to the agreement that promotes the best interests of a child, says Unicef rep.
14 NGOs and civil society groups want Jakim to make public what is involved in the gender test and all related processes.
This is due to differing interpretations on the status of Islam as stated in the Constitution, says Marina Mahathir.
Pengarah eksekutif Sisters In Islam berkata, tajuk berita sesetengah media tidak sensitif terhadap mangsa rogol dan penderitaan mereka.
It says Section 298 of the Penal Code which was cited in the sentencing of a non-Muslim housewife for hurting ‘religious feelings’ being selectively wielded.
Sisters in Islam says Kassim stood for and lived out many principles in his life including justice, freedom of thought and speech, and freedom of religion.
Zaid Ibrahim says that is the reason Turkish author Mustafa Akyol was detained overnight by the Islamic religious authorities, adding the authorities should differentiate between the Akyols and the Naiks of the Islamic world.
Sisters in Islam (SIS) says the growing number of incidences in Malaysia where there is discrimination premised on the Islamic faith, is alarming.
Pelapor khas PBB mempersoalkan percanggahan antara retorik dan realiti fundamentalisme dan ekstremisme Islam di negara ini.
Setiu MP gets flak for saying women are being abusive when they won't have sex with their husbands.
Ia memperkecilkan masalah penderaan rumahtangga, kata aktivis wanita selepas seorang wakil rakyat BN berkata suami yang dinafikan seks juga didera.
The Muslim women's rights group says the Court of Appeal's decision against the National Registration Department fulfils the shariah's objective of protecting life.
Leave given to Selangor religious authorities to appeal a Court of Appeal ruling as the legal questions posed have implications on the Federal Constitution, says Chief Justice Raus Sharif
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