Thursday 08th December 2016,
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Malaysia

3 ISIS Terrorists Arrested In Malaysia For Plotting Attack On A Hindu Temple

3 ISIS Terrorists Arrested In Malaysia For Plotting Attack On A Hindu Temple

Three ISIS terrorists have been arrested in Malaysia for allegedly plotting attacks on a famous Hindu temple in Batu Caves, entertainment outlets and police stations across the country on the eve of Malaysia's Independence Day. [...]

September 9, 2016 HHR Archives, Malaysia, World Focus 0

Malaysia : Waytha wants tough action on ‘defiling of deities’

Malaysia : Waytha wants tough action on ‘defiling of deities’

 Hindus believe the incident is linked to the recent visit of the preacher Zakir Naik.    KUALA LUMPUR: Hindraf Makkal Sakthi has expressed shock over the destruction and defiling of Hindu deities in Ipoh on Sunday. “This has caused great anger and alarm amongst Hindus nationwide,” warned Hindraf Chairman P. Waythamoorthy in a statement. “We [...]

April 27, 2016 HHR Malaysia, World Focus 0

7,000 Hindus WRONGLY registered as Muslims in Malaysia

7,000 Hindus WRONGLY registered as Muslims in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: Nearly 7,000 in Malaysia have been wrongly documented as Muslims on their national identity cards, according to a group of NGOs in the Muslim-majority nation. The problem was widespread throughout Peninsular Malaysia and involved mostly practising Hindus from the lower income group who are documented as Muslims, Malaysia Hindu Sangam president Mohan Shan [...]

February 26, 2016 HHR Archives, Malaysia 0

My kids will remain Hindus, Deepa vows after losing custody of son

My kids will remain Hindus, Deepa vows after losing custody of son

Hindu mother Deepa Subramaniam may have lost custody of her son to her Muslim convert ex-husband following the Federal Court decision on Wednesday, but for her, the battle is far from over. And she makes two other matters very clear: her children are Hindus and that Izwan Abdullah has no business advising her to embrace [...]

February 15, 2016 HHR Archives, Malaysia 0

Hindu NGOs want Heritage Department to stop Vivekananda Ashram redevelopment

Hindu NGOs want Heritage Department to stop Vivekananda Ashram redevelopment

Two Hindu NGOs are now pushing the authorities to step forward and protect the 110-year-old Vivekananda Ashram in Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur, from the threat of redevelopment. Hindraf chairman P. Waytha Moorthy today called on the National Heritage Department to step in and object to the proposed development and conversion of the land status at the [...]

November 8, 2014 HHR Archives, Malaysia, News updates 0

Malaysia : Why is a Islamist Party suddenly finding Hindu temple offensive?

Malaysia : Why is a Islamist Party suddenly finding Hindu temple offensive?

MCA has slammed a PAS (Parti Islam SeMalaysia) assemblyman for proposing that a Hindu temple be relocated to protect the sensitivities of the Muslim community in Kajang, deeming it “ridiculous”.The Star today reported that Bangi’s elected representative Shafie Ngah had sent a letter to Selangor Menteri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim for the Sri Maha [...]

July 18, 2014 HHR Malaysia 0

Video Footage : Cow’s head being left outside Hindu Politicians House

Video Footage : Cow’s head being left outside Hindu Politicians House

Malaysia :A bloodied cow head was discovered in front of the house of Seri Delima state assemblyman, Hindu Politician R.S.N Rayer. “After receiving the information, police officers were rushed to the location and we discovered a cow’s head in front of Rayer’s house. This case will be investigated under Section 298 of the Penal Code [...]

July 1, 2014 HHR Archives, HHR Videos, Malaysia 0

Muslim woman who married a Hindu refuses to back down

Muslim woman who married a Hindu refuses to back down

For the last seven years, Zarinah Abdul Majid had been making frequent trips to the Shariah Court and the National Registration Department (NRD) hoping to remove the word “Islam” from her identity card, as she is not a practising Muslim. She said she spent thousands of ringgit hiring lawyers to help but it was all [...]

June 5, 2014 HHR Archives, Malaysia 0

Jais denies raiding Hindu temple, says wanted to speak to bride about her religion

Jais denies raiding Hindu temple, says wanted to speak to bride about her religion

The Selangor Islamic Religious Department (Jais) has denied raiding or disrupting a wedding ceremony at a Hindu temple in Petaling Jaya on suspicion that the bride was a Muslim. Jais deputy director-general Ahmad Zaki Arshad said they were only investigating complaints from the public and took a statement from the bride to ascertain her religious [...]

June 3, 2014 HHR Malaysia 0

Malaysia ‘Huge’ Hindu, Buddhist statues against Islam, ex-judge says

Malaysia ‘Huge’ Hindu, Buddhist statues against Islam, ex-judge says

KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — The “huge” statues at a Hindu temple in Batu Caves and Buddhist temple in Penang are an affront to Islam as the religion forbids idolatry, a retired Court of Appeals judge said. Datuk Mohd Noor Abdullah stressed that such sculptures of non-Muslim deities should not be built in the open, [...]

April 18, 2014 HHR Malaysia 0