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Residents break fast in floodwaters in Penang

GEORGE TOWN: Heavy rain lashed several areas here causing residents in Datuk Keramat constituency to break their fast in flash floodwaters when their houses were inundated. State Welfare, Caring Society and Environment Committee chairman Phee Boon Poh said the torrential downpour

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Terengganu folks missing the Ramadan mood of previous years

KUALA TERENGGANU: Shafuan Shafie remembers the time when he would stand on Bukit Panorama here and he could see thousands of Terengganu folks on the beach, waiting for the fireworks which mark the time for the break-of-fast in the month

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Not wrong for pregnant woman consuming food in Ramadan

PUCHONG: Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman emphasized that viewing a pregnant Muslim woman eat during fasting month of Ramadan does not have an impact on him as a practicing Muslim. “As a Muslim man I am

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Reflection on Ramadan, fasting and al-Alaq – a non-Muslim view

PUCHONG: May 6, 2019 is the first day of Ramadan in the Hijrah year of 1440. Muslims worldwide abstain from food and drinks from sunrise to sunset for a month before they celebrate Aidilfitri in the month of Syawal.  Fasting,

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Dr Mahathir: Control our desire, gain international recognition and trust

PUTRAJAYA:  Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad wants Malaysians to control their negative desires so that Malaysia would be recognised and trusted more in the international arena. “If we as Malaysians were strong in controlling our desires, I believe our

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Muslims begin fast today

KUALA LUMPUR: Muslims in Malaysia will begin fasting today (Monday) May 6, 2019 as announced by the Keeper of the Rulers’ Seal Datuk Seri Syed Danial Syed Ahmad. Syed Danial, when making the announcement, said the date for starting the

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