By Manoj R Nair | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2019 11:57 PM IST
Some finance experts have been campaigning for the formal recognition of Islamic banking, arguing that it will bring more Muslims into the financial mainstream
By Agence France-Presse | Kuala Lumpur
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2019 09:52 PM IST
Homosexuality is already illegal in Brunei but it will now become a capital offence. The law only applies to Muslims.
By HT Correspondent | AP, Aceh
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2018 12:08 PM IST
The caning last year of two men for gay sex before a baying mob drew attention to Aceh’s increasingly harsh implementation of Sharia law and a wave of condemnation.
By Yesha Kotak | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON APR 01, 2018 12:55 AM IST
As per the bill, the practice has been classified as a cognisable and non-bailable offence