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Arts 03 Aug 2019 | 1:36 PM

'Awan & Tanah' charity exhibition discusses gender equality and religion

Sisters of Islam (SIS), an NGO committed to promoting women's rights, is back with its annual fund-raising art exhibition series, which opens at Cult Gallery, Bukit Tunku in Kuala Lumpur on Aug 3.

Nation 10 Jul 2019 | 3:12 AM

Human rights organisations slam heavier sedition sentence for Wan Ji

PETALING JAYA: Several human rights organisations have slammed the additional one-year sentence given to preacher Wan Ji Wan Husin for sedition.

Nation 06 Jul 2019 | 12:00 AM

Muftis: Actions not Islamic

PETALING JAYA: Vigilante moral policing is not Islamic and authorities must act firmly against groups such as the Badar squad before other copycats go around harassing Muslims, say local Islamic leaders.

Nation 05 Jul 2019 | 2:15 AM

Table Bill to raise marriage age to 18, SIS tells govt

PETALING JAYA: Sisters in Islam (SIS) has called upon the Pakatan Harapan government to urgently end child marriage in the country and to table a Bill to raise the age in the current parliamentary sitting.

Letters 03 Jun 2019 | 12:00 AM

This is the season for mercy

A letter from MAJIDAH HASHIM, Communications Manager, Sisters in Islam

Nation 16 May 2019 | 3:58 AM

NGOs: M'sia must not regress on female genital mutilation after US setback

PETALING JAYA: The US government's reluctance to defend the ban on female genital mutilation (FGM) is a "slippery slope" that Malaysia should avoid, say two women non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

Nation 14 May 2019 | 4:00 AM

SIS lambasts Kelantan religious dept: Stop obsessing about what women wear

PETALING JAYA: Sisters in Islam (SIS) have condemned Kelantan’s Islamic Affairs and Religious Department's (Jaheaik) issuance of notices to 39 women, who were found to have "dressed inappropriately" during the fasting month.

Letters 13 May 2019 | 6:16 AM

Need for emergence of a third force for check and balance

From Senator DS Ti Lian Ker, MCA Vice-President.

Nation 29 Apr 2019 | 11:28 AM

Ramkarpal questions if AG will be probed under Sedition Act as well

PETALING JAYA: Bukit Gelugor MP Ramkarpal Singh has questioned if the police will investigate Attorney General Tommy Thomas as he attended and shared his views at the Rome Statute forum which is now under a sedition probe.

Nation 29 Apr 2019 | 5:33 AM

Cops probing forum on Rome Statute under Sedition Act, says IGP

PETALING JAYA: Police will investigate the forum on the Rome Statute, organised at Universiti Malaya on Saturday (April 27), under the Sedition Act, says Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.