PETALING JAYA: Several MCA leaders have urged the Opposition-led Selangor government to keep its promise by returning the Bibles seized by the state Islamic Religious Department (Jais).
The Selangor controversy over the kalimah Allah and the Bible seizure is still simmering as politicians from opposite sides of the political divide play the blame game.
SHAH ALAM: Bible Society of Malaysia (BSM) representatives arrived at the Selangor Islamic Religious Department (Jais) office here Friday to discuss the seizure of Bahasa Malaysia version bibles from its premises earlier this month.
KUALA LUMPUR: MCA has called on the Pakatan Rakyat-ruled Selangor government to order the immediate return of the Bibles which were seized from the Bible Society of Malaysia (BSM) by the state Islamic Religious Department (Jais).
PETALING JAYA: The Selangor Islamic Religious Council (Mais) has defended the raid by the Selangor Islamic Religious Department (Jais) on the office of the Bible Society of Malaysia (BSM), saying that it was carried out according to the rule of law.
ALOR SETAR: The Kedah Government maintains its stand that the kalimah Allah is exclusive to the Muslims.
SHAH ALAM: Investigation papers on Catholic priest Father Lawrence Andrew’s statement on the use of the word Allah have been submitted to the Attorney-General’s Chambers yesterday.
SHAH ALAM: The Selangor Islamic Religious Department (Jais) will be ordered to return the bibles it seized from the Bible Society of Malaysia (BSM) last week if the bibles did not contravene any regulations, said Mentri Besar Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim.
PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak will announce a Cabinet decision on the public concerns arising from the issue of non-Muslims using the kalimah Allah.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians have been urged to reject the extremism demonstrated by the “minority factions” of the country, following the controversy over the use of the word Allah.
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