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24 min ago | The Nation
Already facing a severe criticism for issuing a decree to allow second marriage to a Muslim male without his wife's consent, the Council of Islamic Ideology has now decreed to permit the marriage of young children.
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24 min ago | Free Republic
Turkey's Religious Affairs Directorate has issued a fatwa stating that kangaroo meat and grasshoppers are 'halal' food, but Islam bans eating 'badgers, martens, weasels, beavers and sea otters.'
4 hrs ago | Daily Kos
I was very fortunate in the summer of 2004 to be a participant in a US government-funded study tour to Malaysia and Indonesia .
8 hrs ago | Religion Dispatched
RD Senior Correspondent Haroon Moghul is a Fellow both at the Center on National Security at Fordham Law and with the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding.
8 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
A torrential downpour of Muslim bans has Paramount Pictures' "Noah" bogged down in the Middle East prior to its March 28 release.
11 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers
The format is loosely based on the BBC programme where there will be a panel to answer any questions on Islam that the audience may have.
12 hrs ago | AlertNet
Police and protesters clashed in Turkey's two biggest cities on Tuesday following the death of a 15-year-old boy who suffered a head injury during anti-government demonstrations last summer.
16 hrs ago | American Reporter
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.
Terming 'un-Islamic' the clause of seeking prior permission for second marriage from the first wife, the Council of Islamic Ideology has allowed men to tie a second knot without seeking permission from his existing wife.
TMC MLA M Nuruzzaman, expelled CPM leader Abdur Rezzak Mollah and retired IPS officer Nazrul Islam, in Kolkata, on Monday.
Russo. The article was entitled "Islam: The Only Religion That Tells Everyone On EARTH What To Do".
There have been some interesting developments in this story, although I am not sure whether they bring a solution any closer.
There is a tendency amongst Pakistanis to rationalise the creation of Pakistan on religious grounds.
The real enemies of Islam By Hossein Askari Muslims around the world have been deceived into believing that the West and Westerners are the enemies of Islam - modern-day Crusaders who vilify Islam and are on a mission to eradicate the faith and subjugate them.
For the US to take its final decisions, it needs to also view the survivability of post-withdrawal Afghanistan.
Iran, which has embraced all things nuclear, has apparently decided to embrace the man who is seen as one of the fathers of nuclear power the Jewish scientist, Albert Einstein, a man who was once nominated to be president of the newly-created State of Israel.
WAM ABU DHABI, 9th March, 2014 -- H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, highlighted that the tolerant Islamic Sharia'a was sent from Allah with noble intentions and values - the most important of which is the promotion of peace and the preservation of human lives, to avoid bloodshed and to spread peace.