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Meanwhile, in the city of Qaraqosh, 20 miles southeast from Mosul, streets are deserted and countless shops are shut.
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The former half-term governor has started her own subscription-based Internet TV network.
North Korea: The Korean Central News Agency reported that Kim Jong Un personally supervised the military's latest missile-firing drill on 26 July.
Eid al-Fitr is a holiday that marks the end of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting in Islam.
France's interior and foreign ministers said in a joint statement on Monday that "we are ready, if they wish, to help gain asylum on our soil."
"Revile not ye those whom they call upon besides Allah, lest they out of spite revile Allah in their ignorance.
Duke Today reported last week that Omid Safi will head the Duke Islamic Studies Center , described as "the university's hub of teaching, learning and research about Islam and Muslim communities."
The annual monthlong observance of Ramadan is considered one of the five pillars of Islam, and concludes with Muslims fasting from dawn until sunset.
Islamic State militants have destroyed a nearly 600-year-old mosque in the Iraqi city of Mosul, the latest of several religious sites demolished by the group recently.
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 .
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.
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.
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.
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.
When the Americans took Kabul, they discovered that one of the clichs about Afghanistan was wrong.
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.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 08:20 am
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