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Here are a couple of articles that gave me hope and which I appreciated. On respect, thinking and dialogue - Interview with Tariq Ramadan (theSun) The day I spoke at the Hall of Holy Spirit - by Mujahid Yusuf Rawa (Malaysian...
The Anglican Church reportedly has sold the St Mark's Secondary School field in Butterworth to a developer much to the dismay of the school's PTA/PIBG Long-time residents of a century-old kampung in the St Francis Xavier Catholic Church premises within...
Perkasa supporters tried to stop Anwar from giving what they felt was a political talk at a mosque in Seberang Pumpong in Alor Setar last night. http://youtu.be/N8rcHAOHuEY http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXAjayDcLPQ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WgrdYHuDNBg Anwar is on a four-day whistle-stop tour of the northern region. On Saturday,...
Bishop Sebastian Francis has delivered a message to the Catholic community in the Diocese of Penang, i.e. in Kelantan, Kedah, Perlis, Perak and Penang and all the people of God. Malay version (pdf file) Mandarin version I begin by citing from...
Nope, it isn't what you are thinking. This is an award-winning documentary about the ups and downs of the Chinatown community in Calcutta (Kolkata) and how the Indo-Chinese war in 1962 changed their lives. http://blip.tv/play/AYG%2BukIC
What a brilliant way to start the new year, 2010, with the news that the Herald is free to use the word 'Allah'. The High Court declared that the Home Minister's order banning the use of the term was illegal,...
Publication permit in doubt: The Herald has provided prominent coverage of recent demonstrations and other human rights issues even as the mainstream media abdicate their responsibility Four years ago, Christian Malaysians were overjoyed when Prime Minister Abdullah Badawi sent Christmas...
A dramatic Malaysia Day in Butterworth that had a happy ending. Despite two police reports lodged against them and having to switch venues twice, including suffering the indignity of being thrown out of a restaurant, participants of a Muslim-Christian...
A group of about 200 to 250 Muslims protested this morning in Penang against the High Court verdict granting the Herald the right to use the term 'Allah'. The gathering, in front of the Dewan Sri Pinang, opposite the Penang...
The Catholic church in Butterworth has reached an out-of-court settlement with Bernadette, the sacristan whose services were terminated last year. Bernadette had lodged a complaint with the Labour Department. Yesterday, she received an undisclosed amount from the Butterworth church....

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