By Noor Adila Ali

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- To love, respect and to have compassion towards all animals, including dogs and pigs which are considered 'najis' (unclean) in Islam, are part of Islamic moral values and approach to morality.

From Sakina Mohamed

TOKYO, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- Malaysia will start finalising details with Singapore on the upcoming High Speed Rail (HSR) project in the first quarter of next year.

KUCHING, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- Sarawak grew from strength to strength and transformed from one of the poorest to become one of the most prosperous states in the country under the leadership of Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud, said Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- Traditional Indian sweetmeats, known as Laddu, which is among various delicacies served at the Deepavali celebration at the HGH Convention Centre, Sentul here, seemed to be the favourite among guests.

KUALA TERENGGANU, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- The Terengganu Fisheries Department has released 182,305 freshwater fish seeds into selected rivers and the Kenyir Lake this year in a bid to maintain the fish populations in freshwater habitats statewide.