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  1. Religious leaders fear conflict over sharia edicts

    Posted Feb 27th 2008, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... restrictive laws and punishments that would include public canings and hand amputations. ...

  2. Islamist party out to woo non-Malay voters

    Posted Jun 12th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy A quiet revolution is transforming the Parti Islam se-Malaysia- which once demanded Koranic justice, such as amputation of hands for stealing- into a moderate movement espousing justice and democracy. A new crop of leaders, many educated in the west, prefer the coat and tie to Arabic dress. They also speak fluent English, and some speak Putonghua. The changes ...

  3. Death on five-tonne tip-toes

    Posted Apr 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... fled, and they took me to the hospital.' Orao was in the hospital for a month. A couple of days after he was admitted, the surgeons amputated the leg just below the knee. He slides around ...

  4. Bumpy road to peace

    Posted Dec 30th 2006, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... the hand of thieves. 'I will not sign this law,' Mr Yusuf said. 'You cannot punish someone before you educate him. And you cannot amputate the hand or punish a thief when the state ...



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