Thursday, November 11, 2021

Muslims

New cemetery for Muslims in Sarikei

SARIKEI: The state government has approved an allocation of RM2 million to provide a new cemetery for Muslims here in this division. Assistant Minister of Urban Planning, Land Administration and Environment Datuk Len Talif Salleh said the new 10-hectare site...

Rep donates cows for korban

Long Lama: Telang Usan assemblyman Dennis Ngau donated two cows and a buffalo to the Muslim community here in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidiladha celebration on Friday. He also witnessed the ritual slaughter or korban of the cows and the...

Adhere to mosque SOPs, Muslims told

KUCHING: Muslims in Sarawak are urged to adhere to the standard operating procedures (SOPs) set by the authorities following the relaxation of restrictions allowing them to perform the Friday prayer and daily prayers at their local mosques. Assistant Minister in...

Agong extends Aidilfitri wishes to all Muslims

KUALA LUMPUR: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah extends his Hari Raya Aidilfitri greetings to all Muslims in the country. In his Royal Address when opening the Third Session of the 14th Parliament at Parliament House today, His Majesty also...

92,000 Muslims have paid zakat fitrah

KUCHING: By the 21st day of Ramadan (May 14), some 92,000 Muslims throughout the state have fulfilled their zakat fitrah (personal tithe) totalling RM643,000  through the multiple online payment platforms. Sarawak Baitulmal Fund (TBS) general manager Datuk Abang Mohd Shibli...

Muslims urged to stay positive during Ramadan

KUCHING: From cancelled iftar feasts to suspended mosque prayers, Muslims across the nation are bracing for a bleak Ramadan.  Usually during the holy fasting month, many Muslims will spend more time at mosques or attend daily breaking of fast events...

Council introduces online zakat payment

KANGAR: The Perlis Islamic Religious and Malay Customs Council (MAIPs) has set up various online platforms to facilitate Muslims in the state pay tithes during the movement control order (MCO) period. The Raja Muda of Perlis Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Jamalullail said through the SnapNPay application,...

New moon sighting to determine start of fasting month

KUALA LUMPUR: The date for the sighting of the new moon to determine the beginning of fasting for Muslims in Malaysia has been fixed for Thursday April 23 which is also 29 Syaaban 1441 Hijrah According to a statement issued...

Seminar on fatwa to benefit Muslims

KUCHING: The state-level fatwa seminar ought to benefit Muslims through a better understanding on decrees issued by the Sarawak Fatwa Board. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said this when officiating at the seminar at Dewan Majma here yesterday. He...

State government fair to all, assures Abang Jo

KUCHING: The Sarawak government under the leadership of Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg assured that it will continue bringing fairness to all including Muslims and the non-Muslims community. Abang Johari said being a Muslims and practicing Islam, it has been...
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Responsible mosque management needed

KUCHING: The management of mosques and surau throughout the state must be carried out responsibly by those entrusted with...
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