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Malaysia's dog-patting event faces flak from Islamic scholars

A novel “dog patting” campaign in Muslim-majority Malaysia, aimed at helping people overcome their fear of dogs, has triggered a controversy after Islamic scholars criticised it,......

Why ISI has been recruiting youngsters in South India

Malaysia recently claimed it had arrested a man who was plotting major strikes in India. This is significant for India as it has links with the arrest of Sri Lankan operative Shakir Hussain in......

Malaysian court rules non-Muslims cannot use 'Allah'

In a landmark judgement, a Malaysian court on Monday ruled that non-Muslims cannot use the word "Allah" to refer to God and prohibited a Christian newspaper from using it in the Muslim-majority......

What India's secularists can learn from south-east Asia

Colonel (retd) Anil Athale on how India can learn from the way many Muslim-majority countries in south-east Asia have protected their Hindu and Buddhist heritage. The Merdeka Square in Kuala......

Non-Muslims cannot mention 'Allah': Malaysian priest

The Sultan of Malaysia's Selangor state has decreed that non-Muslims in the region have been barred from using the word "Allah," saying it is a sacred word exclusive to Muslims.Sultan Sharafuddin......

Now, hotels to offer Muslim-friendly facilities!

The world's first online hotel reference tool dedicated to Muslim travellers has been launched in Abu Dhabi. Salam Standard provides Muslim travellers with a one-of-a-kind reference tool, enabling......

19 reasons that can spark off a global food crisis

The number of people living in poverty has risen to more than 44 million worldwide since just June 2010. Overall, close to 3 billion people live on less than $2.5 (about Rs 110) a day. Even as......

Govt plan to curb prices? Set up another committee!

After two days of discussions on price-control measures at the highest level, the government on Thursday announced the setting up of an inter-ministerial group to streamline and monitor food......

Meet India's minister for non-clearances

A section of industry has given him that sobriquet, but Jairam Ramesh has ensured no one ignores the environment ministry. He has been locked in a verbal duel with at least three chief ministers......

States use Naxals to get more funds from Centre

With the Centre showing readiness to spend on development to counter Left-wing insurgency, getting more of their districts declared Naxal-affected seemed to be a common idea across state chief......

Will it be Mallika or Bipasha for Jism 2?

The Twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. Rumours have it that Mallika Sherawat......

Spider-Man's new blonde girlfriend

There she is, Peter Parker's new love. 22-year-old actress Emma Stone might have found fame as a redhead in films like Superbad, The House Bunny, Zombieland and high school comedy Easy A, but the......

A date with Imran Khan and Sonam Kapoor

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Imran Khan and Sonam Kapoor smile as they promote their upcoming movie I Hate Luv Storys on Radio Mirchi, in Mumbai on Wednesday. The......

Welcome Aindrita Ray back!

Aidrita Ray's much-in-the-news Kannada film Nooru Janmaku, which also stars Santosh, is set for release this Friday. The actress talks about her role, director Nagathihalli Chandrashekar and her......

Hrithik Roshan: I love working with Ash

Hrithik Roshan's Kites is one of the most eagerly awaited films of the year. The film directed by Anurag Basu and starring Mexican beauty Barbara Mori and Kangna Ranaut releases on May 21. So......

Malaysian govt urged to bar Chelsea's Israelis

Muslim groups have urged the Malaysian government to stop Chelsea's two Israelis from entering the country when the team visits in July, warning the tour could face protests if they are allowed in.......

Vettel and Red Bull on pole in Bahrain

Red Bull's Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel took his first pole position of the season in qualifying for the controversial Bahrain Grand Prix on Saturday. The 24-year-old German will......

Cup Videos: Bengaluru awaits India-England tie

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Lankans gear up for easy opener against Canada

Sri Lanka, one of the favourites of the tournament, kickstart their World Cup campaign against minnows Canada, well aware that any slip-up could cause embarrassment at the hands of a side which......

Champions League Images: Real, Bayern advance

England striker Michael Owen scored his first hat-trick for Manchester United to beat VfL Wolfsburg 3-1 and deny the Germans their first last 16 appearance in European competition on Tuesday. Owen......
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