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1 hr ago | Switched

Israel and Saudi Arabia: Forging ties on quicksand

Long gone are the days when Saudi Arabia was the only Arab country that had designed its visa rules to bar Jews from entering the kingdom and Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al Faisal gave visiting US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger the Protocols of Zion, a 19th century anti-Semitic tract, as a gift.


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5 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

West Should Leave the Muslim World Alone

The people of the Muslim world clearly need the west's humanitarian aid and sanctuary in distress.


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9 hrs ago |

Taliban Tells ISIS: Don't Be Too Extreme

Taliban fighters in Afghanistan have told ISIS militants in Iraq to "avoid extremism".


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13 hrs ago | Pakistan Christian Post

Case study Of Aisya Noreen that is known as Aisya Bibi. By Farhad Bhatti

Foreword Cast system of Hindus, Sikh, Barahman and Sodar had been walking from decades even after existence of Pakistan.


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17 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Islamic Approach Should Be Studied And Considered In Addressing Homeless People Issue

By Noor Farhana Ahmad Norain KUALA LUMPUR, July 12 -- Individuals fast asleep at bus stops, five-foot ways and benches in front of rows of business premises seldom escape the notice of passers-by in the city.


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18 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

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Dubai Customs hosted a Ramadan Suhoor event for its staff at the Dubai World Trade Center, in efforts to enhance social bonds between them, particularly during the holy month of Ramadan.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Religion

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

PsyWar Can Destroy Islamism

Militant Islam has proclaimed openly its Allah-given right to dominate the world , exterminate Jews, and kill or enslave other infidels like Christians, Hindus, and the wrong kinds of Muslims.


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In Malaysia, Islam's legal advance divides families and nation

In Malaysia, Islam's legal advance divides families and nation - - Deepa Subramaniam would not let go of her son, clinging to five-year-old Mithran's leg even as the car into which he had been bundled began to accelerate.

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Post and Courier

Ramadan brings a Muslim holy month of fasting, prayer and focus on God

"O ye who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that ye may self-restraint."


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The Nation

Can Islam and Buddhism coexist peacefully in SE Asia?

In India new Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated in a religious ceremony before taking office; in Indonesia Islamist parties supported presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto, a general with tainted human rights record; in Ukraine Jews are fleeing resurgent anti-Semitism; in Britain Prime Minister David Cameron has asserted that the UK is a ... (more)


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CBC News

Andre Poulin: dead Canadian jihadist used in ISIS recruitment video

Andrew Poulin joined the fighting in Syria in 2012. He died there in the summer of 2013 and reportedly left behind a wife and child.


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Twin brothers' art popular at festival

Twins Husain and Hasan Essop's exhibition at the monument during the Grahamstown Arts Festival.


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International Business Times

Tweet of Travel to Middle East to Join Jihadists Leads Philippine...

A tweet that he is leaving for the Middle East to join jihadist led Philippine police to capture Australian Musa Cerantonio, 29, a religious extremist and supporter of the Islamic State of His tweet read: "Al-Hamdulillah I have arrived in the land of of Khilafah in Ash-Sham ! May Allah honour all Muslims during the blessed time with His obedience."


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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Photos July 11: Top images from around the world

Iranian women recite verses of the Quran, Islam's holy book, during the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan at the shrine of Saint Mohammad Helal Ibn Ali in the city of Aran and Bidgol, some 140 miles south of the capital Tehran, Iran, Friday, July 11, 2014.


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Malaysia Chronicle

is Islam Meant to Be a Trap? Confusing, complex laws make it tough for non-Malays to leave Islam

An Indian woman whose Hindu wedding was recently disrupted by Selangor Islamic officials insisting she is Muslim despite her efforts to leave Islam has again put the spotlight on the difficulties in exiting the religion.

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The Daily Star

Turag close to death

Grabbers have fenced off a section of the Turag river near Kamarpara on the outskirts of the capital and are filling it up with sand using dredgers.


Related Topix: Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Natural Disasters, Flood, Religion


CNN Says It Is Negotiating A New Series With Reza Aslan

Pictured: Reza Aslan, Author, 'No god but God: The Origins, Evolution and the Future of Islam' appears on 'Meet the Press' in Washington, D.C., Sunday, September 12, 2010.


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The Nation

Conflicts and the future of Islam and Buddhism in SE Asia

The ongoing conflicts and religious disharmony in Buddhist societies from Sri Lanka to Japan were in the spotlight at "Twenty-Five Years in Retrospect: Buddhism, Ethnic Conflicts and Religious Harmony in South and Southeast Asia" - a conference organised by the International Centre For Ethnic Studies last month in Kandy, Sri Lanka.


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Times of Oman

How 'bout a Date? Oman's most favourite fruit

It is a time of happiness and refreshment as the fast is broken at sunset, after experiencing the pangs of hunger and thirst.


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Malaysia Chronicle

Wow So Noble! Just because we defend Islam, they call us Racist - Isma chief

Islamist group Ikatan Muslimin Malaysia today struck back at detractors accusing it of racism, claiming that it was being maligned for standing up for Islam.


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