Court of appeal dismisses Jawi’s appeal

The Court of Appeal has dismissed the Federal Territories Islamic Affairs Department (Jawi)’s appeal against the High Court’s decision to quash its raid and seizure of books by Canadian author Irshad Manji at Borders book store, Bernama reported. The Home Ministry banned the book ‘Allah, Liberty and Love’ on June 14, three weeks after Jawi…

Money Logging fails to deliver despite the hype

There has been immense hype for this book. And while many may be clamouring for a copy, the sale effort does not match the marketing effort. Hard PR work has been put in by the author Lukas Straumann with several media statements issued, news conferences held and road shows organised. Even a radio show appearance…