Islam and Muslims in Malaysia

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Capital: Kuala Lumpur (Putrajaya is referred to as administrative capital)
Population: 31.4 million (July 2017 est.)
Muslims Percent: 61% (19.2 million approx.)

Islam and the Malay World: An Insight into the Assimilation of Islamic Values - Mohd. Shuhaimi Bin Haji Ishak and Osman Chuah Abdullah [PDF]

Islamic Influence on the Architecture of the Malay World - Assoc. Prof. Datin Ar. Norwina Mohd. Nawawi [PDF]

Malaysia's History and Background

Islam in Malaysia

Islam Hadhari: Concept and Prospect

12/10/2018 Malaysia ignores China's request; frees 11 ethnic Uighurs - Al Jazeera
01/09/2018 The dark secret of Thailand’s child brides - The Guardian
01/07/2018 Outrage after Malaysian man marries 11-year-old Thai girl - The Guardian
27/06/2018 Malaysian mosque (The city mosque of Kota Kinabalu in Borneo’s Sabah state) bans tourists after video of women dancing outside goes viral - Independent, UK
27/06/2018 Rohingya footballers in Malaysia aim for recognition - Al Jazeera
18/05/2018 Malaysia: Bags of cash, jewellery seized from Najib's properties - Al Jazeera
10/05/2018 Mahathir Mohamad's alliance wins 113 seats in parliament, ending the 60-year reign of the ruling Barisan Nasional - Al Jazeera
01/02/2018 Malaysia's Hindus celebrate Thaipusam at Batu Caves - Al Jazeera
16/08/2017 The female face of Islamic law in Malaysia - Al Jazeera
06/06/2017 Halal tourism: Kuala Lumpur welcomes the Muslim travellers others didn't want - The Guardian
02/06/2017 Superheroes and hijabs: Malaysia's Muslim cosplayers - Al Jazeera
10/09/2016 Chinese Muslims to light lanterns at mosque - Malay Mail
04/08/2016 Malaysia man charged with rape escapes jail by marrying 14-year old victim - Independent, UK
30/08/2015 Malaysia anti-government protesters continue sit-in - Al Jazeera
25/08/2015 Malaysian Pop Star, Stracie Angie Anam, Reverts To Islam - OnIslam
24/06/2015 Ethnic Chinese embrace Islam, but keep names to resist ‘becoming Malay’ - Malay Mail
20/03/2015 Malaysia’s Kelantan Approves Hudud Law - OnIslam
27/04/2014 Hudud Amputations Divide Malaysia Doctors - OnIslam
08/07/2014 Breaking the Ramadan Fast in Malaysia - Vice
27/10/2013 UK, Malaysia top in Islamic finance research - Trade Arabia
18/11/2012 Hudud Ignites Malaysia Debate - OnIslam
14/11/2008 Malaysia Islamic party moves to embrace non-Muslims
07/11/2008 Malaysian authorities release detained anti-government blogger, Raja Petra Kamaruddin - The Guardian
01/08/2008 2 notorious cases challenge Malaysia's modesty
03/07/2008 A Malaysian circus: As Anwar Ibrahim is accused of sexual assault and rumours of conspiracy swirl - The Guardian
05/05/2008 Malaysia Allows "Allah" Legal Battle - Islam Online
25/04/2008 Chinese Muslims Want Malaysia Mosques
25/01/2008 Malaysia Inspires Russian Muslims, Says Religious Elder
16/03/2007 Malaysia Promotes Islam Hadhari
18/02/2007 Mosque Deepens Malaysia Race Debate
08/01/2007 Malaysia Race-based Policy Under Fire
15/12/2006 Malaysian Scholar Slams Privacy Raids
16/05/2006 Pressure on multi-faith Malaysia - BBC
25/04/2006 Malaysia considers Islam in space - BBC
16/02/2006 I respect your articles of faith - will you respect mine? - Guardian
20/01/2006 Malaysia's Islamists learn lesson at the ballot box - Guardian
22/12/2005 Row over Malaysian family laws - BBC
22/11/2005 Inter-state Islamic Laws in Malaysia Next Year - IOL
05/09/2005 Islam has reconciled Malays with economic development - Daily Star, Lebanon
30/08/2005 Scholar Sees Malaysia as "Model Muslim State" - IOL
27/08/2005 Malaysia Grooms Astronauts for Moon Mission - IOL
06/08/2005 Malaysia's clash of cultures - BBC
04/08/2005 Anwar wins apology for beating - Guardian
06/07/2005 Malaysia Gives "Halal Logo" Broader Meaning - IOL
22/06/2005 Malaysia Urges More Muslim Say in Global Economy - IOL
08/06/2005 Fighting terror the Malaysian way, not the US way - Guardian
07/06/2005 Malaysia's prosperity keeps Islamic fundamentalists at bay - Guardian
02/06/2005 Debating Islam - The Economist
04/05/2005 Badawi Rebuffs Critics of Islam Hadhari - IOL
09/04/2005 Islam Hadhari not to Pacify West: Malaysian PM - IOL
01/03/2005 Malaysia lifts Islamic bank limit - BBC
28/02/2005 Malaysian University Students Debate Islam Hadhari - IOL
15/02/2005 Malaysia’s Islam Hadhari Seeks Tech-Imams - Islam Online
10/02/2005 Islam Hadhari Threat To No Faith: Malaysian PM - Islam Online
02/02/2005 Malaysia: Islam and multi-culturalism - BBC
12/01/2005 Malaysian Plan to Instil ‘Noble Values’ - Islam Online
22/12/2004 Malaysian PM, Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Takes "Islam Hadhari" to India - Islam Online
25/10/2004 Bets Off - Time Magazine
09/06/2004 Malaysia: The elusive Islamic state - Asia Times
15/01/2004 Malaysian City Denies Imposing Islamic 'Dress Code' - IOL
22/08/2003 Malaysia: Muslim and Prosperous - von Mises Institute
30/07/2003 Malaysia’s first Gold Dinar available to public next week - The Star, Malaysia
03/04/2003 Malaysia's doubts over Muslim schools - BBC
07/03/2003 Malaysia caught in the middle - BBC
22/08/2002 A Malaysian Duel over Islam


Islam in Malaysia - Wikipedia

The Star - Malaysian National Newspaper



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Islam in Burma / Myanmar and Burmese Muslims (including Rohingya Muslims)

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