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  1. In defence of JCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | The Nation

    ... steps to excise this particular "poisonous toad" from interfering any further in Hungarian society. With regard to Islam, JC does not characterise his criticism of Islam as criticism of Muslims. So far as "freedom and tolerance" versus "hateful ...

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  2. Mohamed Dar, 55, accused of breaching a restraining orderRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 18 | IcSuttoncoldfield

    A MIDLAND man walked into a church during a Remembrance Sunday service before abusing parishioners and telling them to turn to Islam has been convicted of breaching a restraining order. Mohamed Dar, 55, covered his face with a scarf and his head with a bandana that had the words "God is Great" in Arabic written on it, a court has heard. 2 comments

  3. .com | Ramadan in Philadelphia's African American communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | News24

    "The first Muslims to observe Ramadan in America were slaves who sneaked off into the fields to pray," Qasim Rashad explains from his office at the United Muslim Masjid in Philadelphia, where he serves as the Amir. Professor Sulayman Nyang of Howard University is an expert on Islam in the United States and says that 10% of the African slaves brought to the US came from Muslim backgrounds.

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  4. Price hike: JP MPs slam commerce, food ministersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | The Daily Star

    Jatiya Party lawmakers today came down heavily on Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed and Food Minister Qamrul Islam for their failure to control price hike of rice and daily necessary commodities. "Our commerce minister [Tofail] is a seasoned politician, but he has failed to control the price hike of essentials, particularly in the month of Ramadan," JP MP Ruhul Amin Hawlader, said while taking part in the discussion on the proposed budget for 2017-18 fiscal in the parliament.

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  5. Forgotten city unveiling origins of Islam discovered in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | DNA India

    Archaeologists have uncovered an ancient, forgotten city in Ethiopia that unveils the origin of Islam in the country and its trade relations with India between the 10th and early 15th centuries. A dig of Harlaa - a city 120 kilometres from the Red Sea coast and 300 km from Addis Adaba - revealed a 12th- century mosque, evidence of Islamic burials and headstones, glass vessel fragments, rock crystal,glass beads, imported cowry shells and pottery from Madagascar, Maldives, Yemen and China.

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  6. Whimsical tour of Muslim world at Children's Museum of Manhattan | Faith MattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | The Jersey Journal

    ... is mostly for the adult companions to explain to their child. As you enter, for example, a sign explains the origin of Islam as a religion and some basic tenets. The 3,000-square-foot exhibit is the fourth in the museum's Cultural Exhibition Series, ...

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  7. Where Iran, Israel and Russia stand unitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | The Japan Times

    For decades to come, the story of the Middle East will feature two forces with diametrically opposed goals. One camp is battling for the hegemony of Sunni Islam, especially in the Arab world.

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  8. Forgotten city discovered in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | India.com

    London, Jun 18 Archaeologists have uncovered an ancient, forgotten city in Ethiopia that unveils the origin of Islam in the country and its trade relations with India between the 10th and early 15th centuries. A dig of Harlaa - a city 120 kilometres from the Red Sea coast and 300 km from Addis Adaba - revealed a 12th- century mosque, evidence of Islamic burials and headstones, glass vessel fragments, rock crystal,glass beads, imported cowry shells and pottery from Madagascar, Maldives, Yemen and China.

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  9. LGBT-friendly, Non-sectarian 'Liberal' Mosque Opens in BerlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | Al Bawaba

    ... within a safe space which intends to celebrate Muslim diversity and unity. While mainstream interpretations of Islam, along with other Abrahamic religions ban acts of homosexuality, the Muslim LGBTQ+ community are not considered leaving the folds of ...

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  10. PEACETALK: The different Islamic schools of thought in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | MindaNews

    Contrary to positions established and pronounced by many scholars and thinkers, Islam is a mosaic not a monolith. Mosaic in the sense that there are many schools of thought in Islam and not one singular thread of understanding.

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  11. A Meeting with Magda Haroun: Hitting a Wall, Building a BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | The Jewish Press

    ... would right the historical wrong of the expulsions of Jews from Arab lands in the mid-twentieth century, revitalize Islam in its ideal state as accepting of the People of the Book, and improve the economy, and he urges his Muslim Arab brethren to ...

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  12. Spreading the word: Hussamuddin holding a promotional poster for Malaysia QuranHour in Shah Alam.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | The Star Online

    ... 11.30am. More than 10,000 participants will recite the Quran and take part in activities for a deeper understanding of Islam's central religious text, said Datuk Hussamuddin Yaacub, founder of the Warisan Ummah Ikhlas Foundation, which is organising ...

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  13. Halal chocolate takes off among MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... mostly cocoa products in compliance with halal principles - which forbid the use of alcohol and some animal products. Islam is the world's fastest-growing religion and may have 2.8 billion faithful by 2050, according to the Pew Research Center. ...

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  14. South Florida Muslims a Making America Greata with new I-95 billboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | The Miami Herald

    ... ce. The billboard, located on Southbound 1-95, features a link to WhyIslam.com, a website that features information on Islam and a toll-free number for those interested in asking questions about the faith.

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  15. Crumbling road multiplies woes during monsoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | The Daily Star

    ... It assured that the project will be finished before the upcoming Eid. The photo was taken recently. Photo: M Jahirul Islam Jewel The 6km Lakutia Road in Barisal city has been in a dilapidated condition for five years due to a lack of repair. ...

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  16. People should avoid overspending during Eid as they will get next salary after 40 days at leastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | Times of Oman

    ... this decision should be kept among the employees and the employer without pushing the companies." Mohammed Shafiqul Islam Bhuiyan, GM of New Star International Travel and Tour LLC, added that the decision, though good, should not be a forced one. "A ...

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  17. Bareilly's Muslims, Hindus complaint against 'loud' Suhoor prayersRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 17 | Newkerala.com

    ... Maulana Shahabuddin, a Muslim cleric, said the Mosque would make arrangements so that no one is bothered by it. "Islam does not allow creating disturbances to anyone. Therefore, the mosque will make arrangements so that loudspeakers are judiciously ...

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  18. Rosmah Mansor Presents Contributions To Bakti Foster Children And OrphansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... ntributions to 110 orphans and feted 31 non-governmental organisations in the area. Before the event, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) lecturer, Dr Nik Salida Suhaila Nik Saleh gave a talk on the significance of Ramadan on women.....

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  19. Who killed Thaqif, Zulfarhan and Nhaveen? Not just the murderers but...Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 17 | Lim Kit Siang

    ... and Orang Asli; whether Muslims, Buddhists, Christians, Hindus, Sikhs or Taoists. DAP is not anti-Malay and anti-Islam as demonstrated by the record of the nine-year DAP-led Penang State Government, serving interests of all Malaysians in Penang, ...

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  20. Germany To Open FIRST Liberal Mosque Where Men, Women and Gays Pray TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | Right Wing News

    ... to a year. I would rather deal with a Muslim mosque that is open to ALL types of MuslimEven if it is uber-progressive. Islam has some backwards views when it comes to women, and that can cause problems in countries where people don't still live like ... 5 comments