Ramadan Newswire (Page 5)

Ramadan Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ramadan. (Page 5)

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  1. Brunei, M'sia, Indonesia rated region's worst violators of rights, religious freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Asian Correspondent

    ... cited as examples harsh penalties for Muslim men who failed to perform Friday prayers or those who did not observe Ramadan, and expanded restrictions on the rights of individuals or the freedom to express opinions about religious belief. In fact, it ...

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  2. Religious leaders push for Muslim alternative to Peppa PigRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | BBC News

    ... in a statement. The Sydney-based company produces a range of cartoons which focus on prayer, stories of prophets, Ramadan and learning Arabic. "These days, in this modern age, our children have been embedded and very well occupied watching different ... 9 comments

  3. Ooredoo celebrates International Volunteers DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... the year." Ooredoo has previously launched an extensive series of activities, especially throughout the month of Ramadan, which included a tent designated for giving out Iftar meals for workers in Kuwait City. The tent was located across Ooredoo's ...

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  4. Ah, the Spirit of the Season... Whining Atheists With Double StandardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | National Review Online

    ... no campaign urging people to skip Eid celebrations? No ads telling people it's okay to eat during the day during Ramadan? What's the matter, guys, you suddenly lose your nerve? I notice the group's past and ongoing legal cases focus on crosses on ... 7 comments

  5. [Features] Holidays for the Heart: U of S students share their holiday traditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Sheaf

    ... celebration of sacrifice. It's one of the two holidays we have, the other being Eid ul-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan. But this one, [what] I particularly like is that, typically, if you're able to afford it a you can go and you sacrifice an ...

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  6. Adam Carolla's Epic Rant on the War on ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | American Digest

    ... aying 'In my life I was able to remove symbols for Christmas from this college in Portland? But please go to work on Ramadan so the Muslims will behead you and we won't have to listen to your douchey crap any longer."

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  7. What Do I Say to My Afghan Daughter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Ms. Magazine

    ... most important, pragmatic. Never lose sight of your goal, he counseled her. And do not worry about fasting during Ramadan; you need your strength to study. During her freshman year at college, she found herself in the position of defending America. ...

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  8. Hero Muslim police officer and son are threatened by man who tells...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... grabbed the toddler and grandmother and brought them to safety. At a 2014 dinner at Gracie Mansion to celebrate Ramadan Iftar, the end of the Ramadan fast, Mayor de Blasio said Officer Elsokary 'was a hero long before that remarkable day'. Officer ...

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  9. Off-duty a heroa cop wearing hijab threatened in Bay RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... sought to show people that the terrible acts of that day contradicted the teachings of Islam," he said at a 2014 Ramadan dinner at Gracie Mansion. "And so she became a police officer. Because she wanted to demonstrate her faith through service." The ... 2 comments

  10. Continue reading Dallas-area Muslims pack survival kits to distribute to the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    ... out of her home about nine years ago. In the first year, 15 women bagged about 200 lunches. Over the holy month of Ramadan, in July, they provided 450 sandwiches to a shelter. This year, she partnered with Mar'uf to expand their reach. "As a Muslim ...

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  11. Life After RamadamRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    Fasting is generally observed in the three major revealed religions of the world; namely Judaism, Islam and Christianity. In the case of Judaism and Christianity fasting is optional where as in Islam the Ramadan fast is obligatory while some other Muslim fasts are optional.

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  12. Check your Ikhlas, sincerity in deedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... and taking a bath to cool off. Also, there is a different Niyyah for Zhur prayer than Asr prayer and fasting during Ramadan in contrast to fasting in other months. The second meaning for Niyyah pertains to distinguishing between the intention behind ...

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  13. Hackers destroy Saudi aviation computersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | CNN

    ... pattern to the devastating attack on Saudi Aramco in 2012. That assault began during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, when most of the oil company employees were on holiday. Computer files were replaced by images of a burning American flag. In ...

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  14. Ominous signals in Flynn pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... colleagues with Muslims for the past 25 years. Some of them are very devout, praying five times a day and observing Ramadan. Others are less outwardly religious. Some women wear a hijab, some don't; one even wears the long flowing garment called an ...

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  15. In times of divisive politics, these interfaith leaders show us how to get alongRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... Restaurant of Mercy, which was inaugurated by Caritas Jordan and the Latin Archdiocese in December 2015, served free Ramadan iftars and regularly doles out free meals to the underprivileged in Amman. "This is an initiative to emphasise our faith in ...

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  16. America's IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Messenger

    ... the Muslim profession of faith; salat, praying five times a day; zakat, giving to the poor; sawm, fasting during Ramadan; and hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca. All the guests got to go into the mosque, women and children upstairs, men downstairs to ...

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  17. 'We need to teach world religions and ethics in our classrooms'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Independent.ie

    ... system and the beliefs of others, for example the parallel between Lent followed by the celebration of Easter and Ramadan, followed by the celebration of Eid, or indeed Yom Kippur being followed by Sukkot. This can prompt more critical and ...

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  18. Why the proposed Montreal-area Muslim housing development goes against Islamic valuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | CBC News

    ... legislation and living in diverse communities. We must become Canadians by culture and Muslims by religion. Tariq Ramadan, professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies at Oxford University, has written and spoken extensively about the need for Muslims ...

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  19. Fitzgerald: An open letter to MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | RecordNET

    ... Then we sheepishly recall our ideals and affirm our muddled unity. I have not read the Quran. I have fasted during Ramadan, eaten iftar at sunset and prayed in a mosque as a sheikh sang prayer. The men fell to their knees, touching their heads to ...

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  20. From Paterson to Afghanistan: a bridge to the starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | NorthJersey.com

    ... as a sign of Allah's anger, and the stars are mostly used to tell fortunes or to determine the arrival of Ramadan. "We try to change the public perception about astronomy, since many people think astronomy is astrology and can predict our future or ...

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