Tag: Tudung

PM Lee on tudung issue: Changes must be carefully considered

Singapore—On Tuesday (Mar 31), the Prime Minister’s Office released letters between PM Lee and Dr Nazirudin Mohd Nasir, Mufti of Singapore, regarding the tudung...

After receiving hate message, Muslim leader calls for peace

Singapore—Being a religious leader can be a sensitive matter at times, especially perhaps in multicultural countries such as Singapore.  On March 24, Muhammad Zahid Mohd...

We can see good reasons why nurses should be allowed to wear tudung: Shanmugam

Singapore – Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam clarified on Tuesday (Mar 23) that the Government can "see good reasons why nurses should...

SDP’s Damanhuri Bin Abas reaches out to PM Lee to reconsider tudung policy

Singapore—It seems that the tudung issue, discussed in Parliament earlier this month, has not yet died down. Mr Damanhuri Bin Abas, a politician from the...

Cherian George on tudung debate: Gov’t “declares it will align the system with patients...

Singapore—Academic Cherian George commented on Facebook on the tudung debate in Parliament that made the news last week, calling it “A missed opportunity for...

Writer Sudhir Vadaketh: Any anti-Muslim fears have essentially been validated by senior Muslim politician

Singapore—Writer Sudhir Thomas Vadaketh commented on the tudung issue recently brought up in Parliament, saying in a Facebook post that anti-Muslim fears have essentially...

Wearing tudungs with public service uniforms should be discussed behind closed doors: Masagos

Singapore – When Workers' Party (WP) Member of Parliament (MP) Faisal Manap suggested that Muslim nurses wear the tudung as part of their uniform,...

Senior Minister of State Zaqy Mohamed responds to Tangs Saga

Singapore -- On Aug 19, Senior Minister of State Zaqy Mohamed shared his view on  the Tangs Saga that has gained traction in the...

Malaysian actress Fathia Latiff says she will be criticised for wearing headscarf

Malaysian actress Fathia Latiff suffered a backlash after she stopped wearing the tudung (religious headscarf) and she recently started wearing the tudung again. Nur...

Netizens defend Sharifah Rose who removed her headscarf briefly in Phuket

Sharifah Rose, an influencer and model came under fire recently for removing her headscarf briefly while on holiday in Phuket, Thailand. She was photographed...
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