Of Politics, Tudung And Drama. Can Singaporeans Rise Above Theatrics And Politicking?

Sometimes I wonder if our Malay Muslim MPs truly represent everyone or understand our concerns. Take for example the recent tudung debate between Mr Masagos and Mr Faisal. They seem to only care about arguing against each other and playing politics for the sake of it. Mr Masagos had a weak argument. He didn’t even address the tudung issue although

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Malaysia tourism group, netizens defend Langkawi’s iconic eagle statue amid claim sculpture is ‘un-Islamic’

LANGKAWI (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – A tourism group in the Malaysian resort island of Langkawi has strongly objected to a claim that the island’s iconic eagle statue is haram, or forbidden by Islam, and should be demolished, adding to the online opposition by Malaysian netizens on the issue. Langkawi Tourism Association president Zainuddin Kadir said the 12-metre high statue

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President Rodrigo Duterte Bans Miniskirts in the Philippines

  President of Philippines Rodrigo Duterte is making headlines again when he announced yesterday of a ban on miniskirts across the Philippines. President Duterte has always been in the news since he started his anti-drug campaign which has been marred with a lot of extra-judicial killings. The new directive will outlaw material which shows parts of the body including breasts,

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Aiseyman! ISURAMUYA Japanese Restaurant claims to be Halal but it is NOT MUIS certified!

Dear Muslim people, what is ed Please take note! ISURAMUYA Japanese Restaurant at Jcube is NOT HALAL CERTIFIED BY MUIS. The restaurant DO NOT HAVE any Halal certification awarded by MUIS. However, illness the restaurant FB page indicates that it is a Halal certified restaurant, and the shopping mall Jcube has also advertised them as Halal, and has abused the

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Aiseyman! Muslims who join in Christmas festivities doesn’t make them less Muslim or more Christian siol!

Yes it’s a real campaign to shame Muslims who display attitudes that are positive towards cultural unity by adorning paganistic Christmas hat. Kind of reminds me of regressives who are like “don’t display Christmas symbols it might offend non christians” Christmas Shaming, as I call it. “cara halus mengkafirkn kaum muslimin” Translation: What a subtle way to turn muslims into

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Aiseyman! Starbucks tak halal, so what?

Some people really have very vivid imaginations eh? From a simple fact that Starbucks is not certified halal, prostate they can spin theories about how pork fat is deliberately included as an ingredient in their food and drink to trick Muslims because Starbucks is a Jewish company bent on killing Palestinians. Like conspiracy theory much siol~   While this may

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Aiseyman! Hijab petition now gaining momentum again siol~

Aiseyman! This hijab issue is like a zombie siol~ Kena shot down with so many explanations still refuse to die. Now, a group of people taking things offline and printing and giving out flyers at Mosques and encouraging others to take a selfie with it to post on social media. So garang siol~ But notice something funny? Many of those

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Aiseyman! Muslim women in Singapore did not wear the hijab before early 1970!

As proof that the cultural trend of wearing the hijab is a fairly recent phenomenon in Singapore’s history, here are some photos of Muslim women in Singapore/Malaya before early 1970.   In everyday life:   In special occasions:   In film and pop culture:   From the above photographs, it is evident that before the early 1970’s, the hijab was

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