Stories About ‘Sharia’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Sharia’.

Aceh Public Canings

Wednesday, February 15th, 2006, by . 7 Comments

A public caning in Aceh.

Padang, Sumatra Sharia Laws

Thursday, February 9th, 2006, by . 1 Comment

Sharia laws in Padang, Sumatra.

Creeping Sharia Draws Protests

Wednesday, February 1st, 2006, by . 4 Comments

Creeping sharia in Indonesian draws protests.

Aceh Sharia Laws on Female Dress

Thursday, January 26th, 2006, by . 4 Comments

Sharia laws in Aceh on female dress.

Allianz Indonesia Sharia Life Insurance Policies

Tuesday, January 24th, 2006, by . 1 Comment

Allianz Indonesia is planning to offer sharia life insurance policies.

Sharia Compliant Banking

Thursday, January 5th, 2006, by . 1 Comment

The sharia compliant banking sector in the country continues its rise.

Muslim Radicalism in 2005

Thursday, December 29th, 2005, by . 3 Comments

The Indonesian state and political system is a peculiar compromise between secularism and Islamism. The two are often in conflict, naturally, and it is often not clear which one has the upper hand at any particular time. While attempts by Islamist political parties to enforce sharia law consistently fail to win support at the national level, other, more localised forms of Islamism, or creeping Islamicisation as we like to call it, have gained ground in 2005.

Hysteria in Aceh

Saturday, December 24th, 2005, by . 16 Comments

Islamic leaders in the Indonesian province of Aceh have claimed that aid and charity workers are secretly attempting to convert the Acehenese to Christianity.

Disrespect For Law

Friday, December 23rd, 2005, by . No Comments

On the disrespecting of law in Indonesia.

Tsunami Caused by Sin

Thursday, December 22nd, 2005, by . 41 Comments

Women may have been the cause of the Asian tsunami.

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