Recent and archived articles by Florence A Samy
PETALING JAYA: Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston, who headed the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean, will lead Australia’s efforts in Ukraine to help recover, identify and repatriate Australians killed in the MH17 plane crash.
AMPANG: It was his first day as Transport Minister but Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai wasted no time in getting down to the ground to serve the people.
KUALA LUMPUR: The current issue of posting of Chinese language teachers will be resolved together by the Education Ministry and MCA.
AMPANG JAYA: MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai has condemned the incident where a skinned cow's head was found in front of the home of Penang Seri Delima assemblyman R.S.N Rayer.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Tourism and Culture Ministry has partnered with Visa to promote Visit Malaysia Year 2014 and Malaysia Year of Festivals 2015.
PETALING JAYA: MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai, who was appointed the new Transport Minister on Wednesday, has thanked Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak for the positions given to the five party leaders.
PETALING JAYA: The Christian community will continue to use the word “Allah” in their Bibles, church services and gatherings as the Federal Court decision is confined to its use in the Herald only, said the Christian Federation of Malaysia.
GEORGE TOWN: Newly-appointed Penang Mufti Dr Wan Salim Wan Mohd Noor said the use of the word “Allah” by non-Muslims is not a problem in Islam but many Muslims in the country cannot accept it.
PUTRAJAYA: The Catholic Church will consider filing a review against the Federal Court decision to dismiss its application for leave over the ban on the use of the kalimah Allah in its news weekly, Herald.
PUTRAJAYA: The Court of Appeal had applied the correct test in its evaluation that the Home Minister had exercised his discretion reasonably with regard to the ban on the use of the word “Allah” in Herald, the Federal Court has ruled.