Malaysian PM: Israel ‘main cause of terrorism in world’

By PressTV July 28, 2019 Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad delivers a speech during the 25th International Conference on the Future Of Asia in Tokyo on May 30, 2019. (Photo by AFP) Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says the occupation of Palestinian territories as part of attempts to form an illegal entity, called Israel, has… Read More Malaysian PM: Israel ‘main cause of terrorism in world’

Malaysia stripped of world para swim event over Israel stance

© Provided by AFP Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has made verbal attacks on Israel in the past Malaysia has been stripped of the right to host the 2019 World Para-Swimming Championships for threatening to refuse to allow Israeli athletes to take part, the International Paralympic Committee said on Sunday. The decision was taken after the… Read More Malaysia stripped of world para swim event over Israel stance

Netizens rally behind elderly man accused of touching woman’s thigh on LRT train

FERNANDO FONG | New Straits Times Kuala Lumpur | March 5, 2018 © Provided by Media Prima Celebrity ustaz, Ebit Lew (Insert) posted about the incident on his Facebook page and expressed indignant at the man being wrongly accused. Pic By NSTP/ Source from Social Media Netizens rallied behind an elderly man who has been… Read More Netizens rally behind elderly man accused of touching woman’s thigh on LRT train

Malaysia’s Mahathir quizzed as political tensions rise

Kuala Lumpur | Wednesday, December 13, 2017 Malaysian police Wednesday questioned former leader Mahathir Mohamad, who is seeking to oust the government at looming polls, for allegedly insulting a seafaring ethnic group when he attacked the country’s scandal-plagued premier. Political tensions are rising, with Mahathir — who was premier for 22 years — gearing up… Read More Malaysia’s Mahathir quizzed as political tensions rise

Zakat concept can narrow social gap, strengthen Muslim hub: Najib

By BERNAMA PEKAN, Malaysia June 27, 2016 Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the concept of compulsory charity or zakat, which is the fourth pillar of Islam, can uphold the principle of social justice to narrow the gap between the rich and poor.The Prime Minister said the tithes that were required of Muslims could also… Read More Zakat concept can narrow social gap, strengthen Muslim hub: Najib

Malaysian international furniture fair offers exciting privileges

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, May 27 (PNA/PRNewswire) — The Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF), Southeast Asia’s largest annual industry trade show, returns from March 8-11 next year and exhibitors taking part will enjoy exclusive privileges for the bigger 2018 show at the new Malaysian International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC).The 2017 fair will be held again… Read More Malaysian international furniture fair offers exciting privileges

Anwar’s daughter urges Obama to pressure Najib to release him

WASHINGTON, September 19 — The daughter of detained Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim called on the Obama administration on Friday to put pressure on her country’s prime minister, Najib Razak, to release her father and abandon authoritarian policies. In an interview in Washington during a visit to lobby US officials and politicians, Nurul Izzah Anwar… Read More Anwar’s daughter urges Obama to pressure Najib to release him