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Lifestyle 27 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Talking about Islam for all

What is the role, if any, of non-Muslims in the continuing and often conflicting discourse about Islam? JACQUELINE ANN SURIN speaks to Muslim scholars to find out.

Lifestyle 27 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

An outdated practice?

SEVERAL Muslim men express their take on polygyny in Islam and how they feel about a practice that allows them to take up to four wives. JACQUELINE ANN SURIN speaks to them at a meeting of Islamic groups.

Nation 25 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

FT syariah laws a guide

The Federal Territory syariah regulations will be used to standardise syariah laws in the country, said Women and Family Development Minister Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil.

Lifestyle 20 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Bordering on injustice

How would you like to get married in this town? Doesn't look too romantic, huh? This is Pekan Siam, across the border from Padang Besar, Perlis, where rice retailing and polygamy peddling can go on in the same shoplot.

Nation 19 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

I didn’t raise issues to seek publicity, says Shahidan

Perlis Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Shahidan Kassim has denied that he was seeking cheap publicity when he raised the issues of polygamy and a 'curfew' proposal to be imposed on teenagers aged 18 and below.

Nation 18 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Add no-polygamy clause in marriage contract, says SIS

Sisters in Islam (SIS) is calling on Muslim women in Malaysia to be aware of the option of using their marriage contracts to stipulate that it is unacceptable for their husbands to be polygamous.

Nation 16 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Group fears law may be more unjust towards women

Sisters in Islam (SIS) has called on the Government to form an inter-agency committee to review the draft standard Islamic family law that state governments have been told to gazette.

Lifestyle 11 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Family last

What does polygamy in Perlis have to do with Brad Pitt, George Bush and men being caned till they became impotent? ANDREW SIA pulls a strong cup of tea to find out...

Nation 09 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Malaysia-S’pore issues take back seat at forum

The outstanding bilateral issues between Malaysia and Singapore were set aside yesterday as prominent women from both sides gathered here to discuss matters related to their gender development.

Lifestyle 08 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Towards everlasting peace

A GROUP of concerned Malaysians representing various faiths met in Taiping recently to discuss ways to create a more harmonious and peaceful society in multi-racial and multi-religious Malaysia amidst rising tension and rumours of war in the world, reports T. SELVA.