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Mufti: Jawi has nothing to do with Islam

Perlis mufti Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin says Jawi is a language script inherited by the Malays and has nothing to do with any religion.

Explicit instruction needed, says headmaster

A school headmaster says it is necessary for the education ministry to give a more explicit instruction on the teaching of Khat at schools.

DJZ: govt must withdraw Seni Khat

Dong Jiao Zong: Maszlee's latest announcement on Khat has not fundamentally resolved the problem nor allayed the fears of the country's multiracial communities.

LGE: Seni Khat is not examination subject

“A decision was made yesterday that it will not be a compulsory subject and is not examinable. It is hoped that this will help us move on."

Malaysia-China trade up 11% in H1

Malaysia-China trade amounted to almost US$57.4 billion in the first half of this year, up 11% compared to the corresponding period last year.

Seni Khat an optional subject: Maszlee

Seni Khat will be an optional, non-examinable subject, and the number of pages is cut down to three from six.

One dead after 5.9-magnitude quake jolts Taiwan

A 5.9-magnitude earthquake that rattled Taiwan on Thursday killed one woman and caused temporary power outages that affected over 10,000 homes, authorities said.

US upgrades Hong Kong travel warning as airport protest planned

Washington on Thursday warned US citizens to "exercise increased caution" when travelling to Hong Kong, as protesters announced three days of new demonstrations at the city's airport.

Tajuddin: Jawi not the only one for aesthetic appreciation

“If we are serious about learning the Malay civilization, Jawi script had its origins in Pallava, which in turn had its origins in Sanskrit, why do we just learn Seni Khat and not earlier writing systems?"

Evidence of 'Herculean' parrot found in New Zealand

The remains of a super-sized parrot that stood more than half the height of an average human and roamed the earth 19 million years ago have been discovered in New Zealand.


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