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12 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Gifts at Easter are latest bridge between Sacramento-area Muslims and Christians

Irfan Haq, reading from the Quran at the Salam Islamic Center, says that the giving of gifts from Muslims to members of the First Covenant Church is "a gesture of goodwill and a show of love and respect for our Christian brothers and sisters."

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Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Rancho Cordova, CA, Life, Holidays

17 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

'Rampant discrimination' in India's schools

During a conversation about her life in the ninth grade, Nazmeen, a slender 14-year-old with tightly braided hair, began to sob.

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Related Topix: Religion, Hindu, Fasting, Health, Life, Holidays, World News, India,

Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

17 new cases of deadly MERS discovered in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has discovered another 17 cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome , as the total number of confirmed infections of the SARS-like disease has jumped by a third in the kingdom in the past week.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch Words'Following Orders' is No Defense for Cold-Blooded Murder

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 3, 12:50 p.m. PST -- With some 47 million people living in poverty, 50 million without health insurance, millions jobless and millions more underemployed, President Barak Obama could be less circumspect and more passionate about stimulating our economy.

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Free Republic

Obama Praises Muslims in Easter Message

Does Obama ever mention Christians or Jews or Hindus when he makes his long-winded Ramadan messages? No.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

AlertNet

Saudi Arabia announces jump in new cases of deadly MERS virus

Saudi Arabia has confirmed seven new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome , adding up to 36 infections in five days, a sudden increase of a disease that kills about a third of the people infected and has no cure.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Gifts at Easter are latest bridge between Sacramento-area Muslims and Christians

To honor their Christian friends on Easter – a celebration of renewal – Muslim leaders in Sacramento will deliver 300 gifts at noon Saturday to The First Covenant Church in Rancho Cordova.

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Theboltonnews.co.uk

Call to change exam times to help Muslim students fasting during Ramadan

A UNION chief from Bolton has called for exam boards to review the timetabling of A-level and GCSE exams to consider the impact of Ramadan on Muslim students.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Vanguard

We need free legal aids to assist Muslim inmates - Muharam Sisters

Muslim lawyers across the country have been urged to partner prison ministries so as to help indigent inmates access justice free of charge, rather than remain in incarceration indefinitely.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Maldonandburnham Standard

Call to weigh Ramadan exam impact

Teachers are calling for the summer GCSE and A-level exams timetable to take into account the impact of Ramadan on Muslim students.

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WPMT-TV York

Controversial NYPD Muslim spy unit disbanded

The NYPD's Demographics Unit - or Zone Assessment Unit - was developed with the CIA's help after the September 11, 2001 attacks.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Concord Monitor

Monitor Board of Contributors: On Palm Sunday, a chance to reaffirm our common humanity

After church the women gathered, weathered, stout, some stooped, bent from years working in fields, mills, factories.

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Related Topix: Life, Palm Sunday, Holidays, Religion, Islam

Thu Apr 10, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch Words'Following Orders' is No Defense for Cold-Blooded Murder

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 3, 12:50 p.m. PST -- With some 47 million people living in poverty, 50 million without health insurance, millions jobless and millions more underemployed, President Barak Obama could be less circumspect and more passionate about stimulating our economy.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, Religion, Islam, Muslim Brotherhood, Life, Holidays

Mon Apr 07, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch Words'Following Orders' is No Defense for Cold-Blooded Murder

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 3, 12:50 p.m. PST -- With some 47 million people living in poverty, 50 million without health insurance, millions jobless and millions more underemployed, President Barak Obama could be less circumspect and more passionate about stimulating our economy.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, Religion, Islam, Muslim Brotherhood, Life, Holidays

Free Republic

Bid to bring forward GCSEs so Muslim pupils aren't fasting...

GCSE and A-level examinations could be brought forward for hundreds of thousands of pupils to avoid a clash with Ramadan under controversial proposals.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Boston.com

Lent an excuse, challenge for anorexics

The Rev. Gordon Reid, with Saint Clement's Episcopal Church, waited to place ash on worshipers' foreheads to mark the start of Lent.

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Related Topix: Fasting, Health, Medicine, Eating Disorders, Life, Food, Dieting, Holidays, Opinion

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Daily Mail

David Cameron's religious adviser is descended from founders of the 'terrorist' Muslim Brotherhood

Might of US Navy races to save ONE-YEAR-OLD baby after parents took him sailing around the world: Multimillion dollar warship sails to American family's yacht 900 miles from shore after toddler fell ill David Cameron is facing embarrassment over the close links between a Government adviser on religion and an Islamist group placed under urgent ... (more)

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

CNN

Do's and Don'ts When Visiting Jakarta, Indonesia During Ramadan

The company also provides information such as warnings regarding scams, tips and advice regarding travelling abroad, especially to such countries that requires special responsibilities for tourists.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

BBC News

Morrisons 'refused Ramadan holiday'

Donna Tunkara, 32, and her husband Yassin, 31, from Linthorpe, Middlesbrough, worked for eight years at the firm's warehouse in Stockton.

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Mail on Sunday

Muslim couple claim they were victimised by Morrisons after they were refused holiday during Ramadan

Widow trying to sell family home of 40 years finds she doesn't own the $1.2million property after wealthy investor bought her debt for $3,300 Tattooed predator, 31, gets 187 years for luring teenage girls into performing sex acts on him by throwing drug- and alcohol-fueled parties He can do it all! Michael Strahan set to join Good Morning America ... (more)

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