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News on Islam continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

Islamism: Religion or Ideology?

With the sole exception of Russia's activities in Ukraine and the Crimea, almost all the world's violence and trouble is traceable to one clearly identifiable source .

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6 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

Britain First founder quits over Mosque Invasions which attract...

He added that they were attracting "racists and extremists" to the organisation, which has taken over from the British National Party and the English Defence League as the biggest far-right threat in the UK.

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10 hrs ago | Pattaya Mail

Thai Muslims return to hometowns for Hari Raya celebrations

The tourism atmosphere in Thailand's southern province of Narathiwat is lively ahead of Hari Raya, which is celebrated after the annual Ramadan fast, as Thai-Muslim workers began to arrive in Thailand from Malaysia, Indonesia and Brunei Darussalam through the Tak Bai border checkpoint, generating more income for passenger boat drivers in the area.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Southeast Asia, World News, Thailand, Religion

14 hrs ago | Daily Echo

Thousands across Hampshire to mark end of Ramadan

THOUSANDS of people across Hampshire will join hundreds of millions across the world to celebrate the end of Ramadan at the start of next week.

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19 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

M'Sia No Longer a Democracy: Under Umno or Pas, Islamization will bring nation's Destruction

What is spewing now is that Malaysia is not an Islamic state, neither is it a secular state but a state where Islam is the official religion.

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20 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

it's Either Hadi or Pakatan: D-day looms for Pas as Khalid tussle throws up critical fissures

Here is a silver lining to that dark, brooding cloud called the Khalid Ibrahim leadership crisis in Selangor: it is forcing the professionals and moderates in Parti Se-Islam Malaysia to face one question they have been studiously avoiding since GE13.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Free Republic

The Flight from Iraq

When the Americans took Kabul, they discovered that one of the clichs about Afghanistan was wrong.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Asia, Afghanistan, Religion

CNN

Catholic university offers studies on Islam

It may not be exactly of the caliber of Ripley's "Believe it or Not," but, yes, it sounds and looks something out of the ordinary! That is, a Catholic, Jesuit, and Filipino university, and one of the leaders in the Philippine academic community, has its Bachelor of Arts in Islamic Studies, or the ABIS Program.

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The Daily Star

Criminal shoots Tangail cop dead

An assistant sub-inspector of Tangail Model Police Station, who was critically injured as a criminal shot him on Friday night, died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital yesterday morning.

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In-depth Africa

Islamic Party Leader: Malaysian Plane Shot Down By Russia Because of...

The youth leader of a Malaysian opposition party has claimed the MH17 tragedy was God punishing Malaysia Airlines for serving alcohol on its flights and its "indecent" dress code.

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In-depth Africa

Sallah: Aggression is unIslamic - Gov. Yero

Governor Mukhtar Yero of Kaduna state said on Saturday that aggression is un-Islamic, just as he stressed the need for peace in the country.

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GhanaWeb

Happy Eid-ul-Fitr to all muslims - Prof. Fred Sai

Former Advisor on Reproductive Health in Ghana, Prof. Fred T. Sai, has extended his warmest greetings to the National Chief Imam and wished all Muslims a Happy Eid-ul-Fitr.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Religion, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

World Magazine

Steady destruction-and deafening silence

Islamic State militants have destroyed tombs long ascribed to the Old Testament prophets Jonah and Daniel yesterday in Mosul, according to eyewitness reports and video footage posted on YouTube .

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KHOU-TV Houston

Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers

Glitzy billboards in the Middle East and postage stamps in the U.S. Advertisements for lingerie and sales on modest skirts.

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Related Topix: Life, Ramadan, Cellphones, Religion, Fashion, DKNY, Designers, Fasting, Health

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers

In this Tuesday, July 22, 2014 photo, part of the DKNY Ramadan collection is seen on display at a shopping mall in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Fashion, DKNY, Designers, World News, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Religion, Lebanon

Fri Jul 25, 2014

In-depth Africa

Call on Islam

Ramadan Special Meaning and blessing of the fasting Brothers in Islam! The second act of worship that Allah enjoins upon you is "sawm" or the fasting.

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Switched

ISIS Destroys Jonah's Tomb In Mosul, Iraq, As Militant Violence Continues

The militant group ISIS is continuing its rampage of holy places by destroying the tomb of Jonah, a place thought to be the burial site of the prophet believed by Abrahamic faiths to have been swallowed by a whale or fish.

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Examiner.com

Blasphemy against Christ is allowed since it is not the unforgivable sin

Actor Gerald "Slink" Johnson of Grand Theft Auto V fame will portray "Black Jesus" on the Adult Swim program of the Cartoon Network.

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Nerve News

Genital mutilation against Islam sanctity: Muslim clerics

The reported order passed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant militants for girls and women in and around Mosul in Iraq was Friday condemned by Indian Muslim clerics who said that such an order is completely against Islam and has brought shame to the religion.

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News24

.com | Wear full veil or face punishment: Islamic State

Aviation has suffered one of its worst weeks in memory, but industry analysts and safety experts say they can find no common themes.

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