Kuala Lumpur


KL Tower is seen covered by haze on May 17 2011. A combination of large numbers of land-clearing fires and scorching weather, which sparks brush fires, has seen the number of hot spots in Sumatra go up in recent weeks. The effects of the heat and haze are being felt acutely in the Klang Valley, including Kuala Lumpur, driving many Malaysians as well as tourists indoors

Haze-swathed skyline of the Malaysian capital is seen on May 18 2011.A combination of large numbers of land-clearing fires and scorching weather, which sparks brush fires, has seen the number of hot spots in Sumatra go up in recent weeks. The effects of the heat and haze are being felt acutely in the Klang Valley, including Kuala Lumpur, driving many Malaysians as well as tourists indoors

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Bantah Bible Melayu

Muslims gather in front of National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur 15th April 2011 to protest the distribution of Bible using Malay language in Malaysia

Aminuddin Yahaya, Deputy President of Malaysian Muslim Solidarity, speaks to the crowd during a gathering in front of National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur 15th April 2011. About 100 muslims gather to protest the distribution of Bible using Malay language in Malaysia

A protestor holds up a placard during a mass gathering in front of National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur 15th April 2011.About 100 muslims gather to protest the distribution of Bible using Malay language in Malaysia

Sign reads “Islam is the Religion of the Country” is displayed during a mass gathering in front of National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur 15th April 2011.About 100 muslims gather to protest the distribution of Bible using Malay language in Malaysia

Dr. Yusri Mohamad, representative of PEMBELA, speaks to the press during a mass gathering in front of National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur 15th April 2011.About 100 muslims gather to protest the distribution of Bible using Malay language in Malaysia

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Hindraf

Members of Malaysia’s Hindu Rights Action Force (HINDRAF) hold posters during a rally against racism in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011

Supporters of the Malaysia’s Hindu Rights Action Force (HINDRAF) chant slogans during a protest in Kuala Lumpur February 27, 2011. Several hundreds minority ethnic Indians protested on Sunday against alleged discrimination against the community by the government

Members of Malaysia’s Hindu Rights Action Force (HINDRAF) shout slogans during a rally against racism in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011

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Birding

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Maulidur-Rasul

Malaysian Muslims participate in a Maulidur Rasul parade in Miri,Sarawak east of Malaysia on February 15, 2011. Muslims throughout Malaysia on Tuesday commemorate Maulidur Rasul, also known as Mawlid, the birthday of Prophet Muhammad

Malaysian Muslims participate in a Maulidur Rasul parade in Miri,Sarawak east of Malaysia on February 15, 2011. Muslims throughout Malaysia on Tuesday commemorate Maulidur Rasul, also known as Mawlid, the birthday of Prophet Muhammad

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