Sex bloggers Alvin Tan and Vivian Lee are seeking to stay their trial on three charges including sedition and displaying pornographic images, pending their appeal against a High Court decision over a controversial Ramadan "greeting" this year. Last month, High ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Malaysian Insider
A table set for Iftar, the fast-breaking during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, with dates and water as well as a variety of Middle Eastern sweet treats. From the bottom, clockwise, dates, Asabe zeinab or Zeinabs fingers, Awama, kunafeh stuffes with chopped...
Serves 4 This is a traditional and very popular dish in Iran, served when family members return home after being away. Some people consider it Iran's national dish. It is also traditional on the Ramadan table, when everyone gathers ... FULL ARTICLE AT Boston.com
Meskipun terlewat beberapa hari, tetapi belum terlalu terlewat untuk kita mengingati kepergian seorang sasterawan rakyat, Usman Awang atauTongkat Warant, yang menemui Ilahi pada 29 November 2001, bulan Ramadan pada umur 72 tahun, setelah menghidap sakit jantung. Kita mengingatinya bukan semata-mata ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Malaysian Insider
There is something about Uyghur/Xinjiang relations that brings out the absolute worst elements of the Chinese government. Online rumor-crackdowns that snag a few teenagers in Beijing snag more than 100 in Xinjiang , an athiest state that wants to ignore ... FULL ARTICLE AT Shanghaiist
Early ulama obviously could not undertake the task of addressing the question of women’s being. As men, they could hardly do more than determine women’s functions. As actors in a given culture, they could not transcend that culture ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Malaysian Insider
[RNW Africa]Agok -Previously displaced by war and conflict, Chol Ramadan Seek, together with tens of thousands of Sudanese, returns to Abyei for a referendum that will decide if the contested border region should stay with Khartoum or join the ... FULL ARTICLE AT AllAfrica.com