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AseanPlus News 08 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Arroyo appeals to Muslim leaders to help free captives

Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo appealed to world Muslim leaders yesterday to help in efforts to free two Filipinos held captive by militants in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Nation 05 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Boy was looking forward to Raya

Little Mohd Adha Basir, who was found dead with a cord around his neck at his father's garage on Wednesday, was so eager to celebrate Hari Raya that he pestered his mother to bake cookies as soon as Ramadan started.

Nation 05 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

10 more days to Raya

The blessed night when the Quran was revealed, known as I>Lailatul Qadar/I>, is an auspicious event for Muslims and one that the faithful look forward to in the month of Ramadan.

Community 05 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Malay recipes that are hard to come by

B>P/B>REPARING authentic Malay cuisine can be a laborious task for many. More so during Ramadan when city dwellers prefer eating out for buka puasa (break fast). Every year, the Terrace Restaurant of the Regent Hotel Kuala Lumpur will have its fair share of preparations to be done, at least three months before Ramadan.

Community 05 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Chef with recipes to share

Executive chef Shaharim Abu Hassan, who, instead of hiding his recipes share them with anyone who cares to ask. Shaharim heads the kitchen team of Quality Hotel City Centre Kuala Lumpur, famous for its traditional Malay cuisine, which it features yearly during Ramadan.

Community 05 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Life is what they bake out of it

B>A/B>N ELDERLY couple, who switched from farming to making traditional Malay cakes and cookies in 1999, have their hands full trying to meet the deluge of orders for Hari Raya Aidilfitri which is little more than a week away.

Community 05 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Dishes from all the states

B>D/B>INERS visiting Pearl International Hotel during Ramadan are not likely to dine on the same menu twice unless they come back after two weeks. The hotel's kitchen team has come up with 15 menus in rotation for buka puasa featuring dishes from all over Malaysia.

Community 04 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Busy run-up to Raya for inmates

Being behind bars is no way to celebrate the joy that Hari Raya Aidil Fitri brings after a month of fasting. However, this is the cold reality of life for the 1,200 Muslim inmates at the Kajang Women's Prison.

Nation 04 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Sombre Raya for Muslim prisoners

Unlike other Muslims, most of the 1,200-odd Muslim inmates at the Kajang Women's Prison are not looking forward to Hari Raya - this is the time of the year when they miss their families most.

Nation 02 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Mom killed, daughter slashed by snatch thief

A 47-year-old woman was killed and her 12-year-old daughter was slashed when she put up a valiant struggle against a snatch thief.