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  1. New Islamist sect, Hakika emerges in NasarawaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Vanguard

    ... of the group and cautioned residents to be wary. In an interview, the Secretary General of the state Ja'martu Nasil Islam, Ahmed Ali, said the doctrines of the group are not Islamic, saying "they have the kind of religious belief which I think is ...

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  2. Sixty Couples Married In Sarajevo In Mass Islamic Wedding CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    ... prior to the Islamic ceremony. The ceremony was organized according to Sharia law, the rules governing the practice of Islam, such as requiring women to wear head scarves covering their hair in public. "It is really important for us because we are ...

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  3. I am satisfied the way ECP is holding the elections: Pervaiz ElahiRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Times

    Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid Senior Central Leader and former deputy prime minister Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi has said that elections and the Election Commission of Pakistan are moving ahead in the right way; the only thing going wrong right now is the condition of former chief minister Shehbaz Sharif and former PM Nawaz Sharif. Addressing a big gathering of prospective voters in Gujrat on Thursday, PMLQ Leader Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi said that Nawaz Sharif and Shehbaz Sharif not only harmed Pakistan and the people but also turned their back on Islam and its teachings.

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  4. As we mourn on Tisha B'Av, look to Isaiaha s vision of a healed nationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... of law in our nation, inexplicably upheld the Muslim ban, obviously a product of this administration's animus toward Islam and Muslims. Each day, it seems, brings another horror to progressive Americans. Even for conservatives, the tenor of public ...

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  5. Parents Sue California Schools Over 'Anti-Islamophobia' ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR). School district officials claim the program is meant to ensure that Islam is portrayed in a more inclusive light in classrooms, however local parents argue CAIR is using the program to promote their ...

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  6. Why Richard Dawkins Thinks 'Allahu Akbar' Sounds 'Aggressive'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... ndlich , which is German for obvious . Lucas added that he believes Dawkins's "vague soup of negative ideas [about Islam] is bleeding into his transcription." The author's tweet refers to "Allahu Akhbar," but the proper transliteration would be ...

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  7. Suffolk councillor apologises for 'Muslim' remark on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    ... members of the public." He added: "I must emphasise the remark does not reflect my character of my feelings concerning Islam, there has been nothing similar since, and there will not be in the future. It is understood that Mr Ardley's investigation ...

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  8. AIMPLB writes to Press Council of India for banning religious debates on TV channelsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | DNA India

    A senior member of the All-India Muslim Personal Law Board Maulana Khaid Rashid Farangi Mahali has shot off a letter to the Press Council of India Chairman to put a ban on debates on religious issues involving Islam and Sharia on TV channels. Maulana Rashid said that in majority of these debates, Islam and Sharia are wrongly portrayed and interpreted.

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  9. Sixty Bosnian Muslim couples marry at mass religious weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... nearly 24,000 marriages registered in 2007, the number of fell to just 14,870 last year. Bosnia's traditional form of Islam is moderate, shaped by long co-existence with other faiths. Some Bosnians worry that more fundamentalist strains are on the ...

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  10. Coalition trying to defy history with backing of wind-up merchantsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... of people have been a constant in the world. It is based on fear of change, which is inevitable, and of radical Islam, aligned with longing for a past when the white man ruled in undisputed wisdom over the heathen. And women. Southern, their poster ...

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  11. Netanyahu Greets Hungary's Orban as 'True Friend of Israel'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Voice of America

    ... for Hungary's pro-Israel stance. Netanyahu said the two leaders shared an understanding "that the threat of radical Islam is a real one. It could endanger Europe. It could endanger the world. It certainly endangers us and our Arab neighbors." Orban ...

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  12. The Digital Mediation of Legitimacy ConflictsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Snurblog

    ... against bureaucracy or gender oppression; 28 blog posts were descriptive, 10% copied judgments, and 62% discussed Islam as a threat to the West, suggested sanctioning the kids or principal, or critiqued overreactions or discrimination against ...

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  13. China's 'reeducation centers' draw attention in Kazakhstan...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... minorities' passports, forcing anyone needing to leave the country to file official requests. Sauytbay's husband Wali Islam testified that for several months the family lost contact with her after she was reassigned to a reeducation center from a ...

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  14. UKIP is bouncing back in an altogether nastier formRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... demand. British voters are no more tolerant of Muslims than most of their European peers. Some 42% of Britons say that Islam is fundamentally incompatible with their country's values, bang on the European median, according to Pew Research. The new ...

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  15. The dark plan a bigoted Trump ally is pushing to change the meaning of American citizenshipRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... woman wants to have a baby. The truth is this. Anton, like many Trump supporters, is a bigot. He's written that Islam is "incompatible with the modern west." He praised Trump's efforts to reduce Muslim immigration to the United States. He also was ...

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  16. Things to do this week in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... will have the opportunity to see Khunji's artworks including prominent collections such as 'The Five Pillars of Islam', 'The Selfless Holy Ground', and 'HER'. The exhibition features the nature and architecture in Qatar, and includes 34 pictures as ...

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  17. The West's Potential Symbiotic Contributions to Freeing a Closed Muslim MindRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    ... worlds that could have ensued in genuine symbiotic plans for development touching on all aspects of peoples' lives. Islam, as a religion, as true of all backward and illiterate masses, represented to the Arabs and Muslims at the time the sole avenue ...

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  18. Parents sue over city schools 'anti-Islamophobia' programRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | WAAY

    ... Relations. District officials say it is meant to protect Muslim students from bullying and to ensure that Islam is portrayed in a more inclusive light in district classes. Attorneys for the families suing the district argue that CAIR is trying to ...

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  19. Austrian state wants Jews to register for kosher meatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    ... draft decree also would apply to halal meat and, in practice, similarly require a Muslim registry. Both Judaism and Islam require that meat is only fit for human consumption if, among other things, the animal is conscious and the throat individually ...

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  20. Controversial New Zealand pastor deported from AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... had been "counselled" by ABF officials when he first arrived in Australia over the use of extreme rhetoric in his anti-Islam preaching. "My message is clear - if people come to this country they need to abide by the conditions of their visas," he ...

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