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Lifestyle 04 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Into the wilds

Photographer Ong Soon Hin and LEONG SIOK HUI had joined a group of Singaporean kids and their parents on an outdoor excursion to Endau-Rompin National Park in Johor.

Other Sport 04 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Have no fear, twin tells sis Noornadia

National junior taekwondo exponent Noordiana Norrizan is down with a knee injury and will not be at the Australian Olympic Youth Festival in Sydney from Jan 8-12. But her opponents will not know that.

Nation 07 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

States need to standardise Islamic family rules, says Shahrizat

The Women and Family Development Ministry and the Perlis Government have agreed on the urgent need to standardise Islamic family laws following the controversy over the ruling on polygamy in the state.

Nation 07 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Perlis mufti: Court will decide

The question of justice does not arise when a man re-marries without the first wife#8217;s consent because the consent is not required under I>hukum syara#8217;/I(divine law), said Perlis mufti Datuk Mat Jahya Husein.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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An outdated practice?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.

Lifestyle 10 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Suit yourself

ALMOST everyone has heard of the dentist who wanted DR 6161 (to readers who don#8217;t know Malay: I>gigi/Imeans teeth).