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  1. Holi City: Why London's Crazy About The Indian Festival Of ColourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Londonist

    ... popular in the mainstream because they are social media-friendly, and they look like fun. But celebrations like Eid ul-Fitr, which were traditionally held by families, are gaining more visibility as Muslims increasingly attend big outdoor events ...

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  2. Afghanistan's president-elect vows to boost number of women in governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai was named Afghanistan's president-elect on September 21, 2014. Ghani Ahmadzai says he is committed to ensuring women are well-represented in all levels of the new unity government.

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  3. Pay RMG workers by Oct 2: GovtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Garment workers, whose toils fetch the country $19 billion in export earnings, the highest among all industrial sectors, get one of the lowest wages. File Photo The government today ordered all garment factory owners to pay the festival bonus and wages of their workers ahead of Eid-ul-Azha.

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  4. Three years after Somali famine, new hunger crisis loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | AlertNet

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  5. Sudan's JPF reiterate calls to postpone 2015 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The leader of the opposition radical-right party Just Peace Forum has urged the Sudanese government to stop the ongoing preparations for 2015 elections saying it will hamper the national dialogue process. Last August the NEC announced that the general elections will begin on 2 April 2015 and the counting operation will start on the same day.

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  6. Pope Francis' Skullcap Is Selling On EBay For Over $100,000 And Bidding Is Still OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Switched

    Pope Francis takes off his skullcap during his weekly general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican on September 10, 2014. AFP PHOTO / FILIPPO MONTEFORTE Pope Francis' white skullcap is selling for close to $130,000 on eBay , after an Italian TV show host managed to finagle it out of his holy hands.

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  7. Fund crisis hampers carriage repairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Damaged carriages and wagons are kept on the premises of Saidpur Railway Workshop as the authorities arranged massive repair work to make them usable for carrying more passengers ahead of the Eid ul Azha. PHOTO: STAR Homebound passengers in West Zone of Bangladesh Railway are likely to face difficulties during the Eid ul Azha holidays early next month as special repair and re-installation works of damaged and dumped rail carriages at Saidpur Railway Workshop is hampered due to fund and material crisis.

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  8. Report claims torture by Nigerian military, policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | CBS News

    In this Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013 file photo, Nigerian soldiers stand guard during Eid al-Fitr celebrations in Maiduguri, Nigeria. Amnesty International claimed the coutry's police and military routinely torture civilians.

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  9. Top Saudi clerics issue edict against terrorismRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | UAport

    Abdullah Al-shihri and Aya Batrawy, Associated Press Topics: From the Wires, News FILE - In this Sept.

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  10. Top Saudi clerics issue edict against...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Sept. 9, 2010 file photo, Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia, and head of the Council of Senior Religious Scholars, Sheik Abdul-Aziz Al-Sheik, prays at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah mosque during Eid al-Fitr morning prayers in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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  11. A Win for Maryam in Venice and With It,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Director Sidi Saleh poses with the Orizzonti award for Best Short Film during the awards ceremony on the closing day of the 71st Venice Film Festival on September 6. A short film from Indonesia about religion and autism has injected new excitement into the country's film industry after its groundbreaking victory in the world's oldest film festival. "Maryam" is the first Indonesian short film ever to be selected for the Venice International Film Festival , and it made waves in Indonesia after winning the Orizzonti Award for best short on Sept.

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  12. Train service from Islamabad to all major cities of country demandedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : Train service from Islamabad to all major cities of country demanded ISLAMABAD- Citizens have demanded for launching train service to all the major cities of the country from Islamabad. The train service has already been launched from Islamabad to Lahore and it is running successfully.

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  13. Envoy Speak: Royal leadership cements Oman, Thai tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: All Omanis and Muslims passed the month of July this year with joy after the celebration of Ramadan and Eid Al Fitr. I spent my good time in the Sultanate this year and recalled that July this year marked the 34th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Sultanate of Oman and the Kingdom of Thailand, which dates back to July 30, 1980.

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  14. Analysis: Syrian airstrikes may help U.S. enemiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | USA Today

    President Obama's decision to authorize air strikes in Syria draws the administration into a complicated civil war where attacks on Islamic militants could indirectly benefit the regime of Bashar Analysis: Syrian airstrikes may help U.S. enemies WASHINGTON - President Obama's decision to authorize air strikes in Syria draws the administration into a complicated civil war where attacks on Islamic militants could indirectly benefit the regime of Bashar Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1rZK5SZ Syrian President Bashar Assad receives congratulations from Muslim clerics after performing the first prayer marking Eid al-Fitr at al-Khair Mosque on July, 28, 2014.

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  15. Councilman Vincent Gentile calling for no parking violations on 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | New York Daily News

    Brooklyn Councilman Vincent Gentile wants the city to suspend alternate-side and meter rules every year on the anniversary of the 2001 terror attack. Sept.

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  16. BI Rate Maintained at 7.50%Read the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    Such policy is consistent with efforts to control inflation towards its target corridor of 4.5+/-1% in 2014 and 4.0+/-1% in 2015, as well as to reduce the current account deficit to a more sustainable level. Bank perceives that the economic rebalancing process towards a more balanced economy is still continued, underpinned by preserved macroeconomic stability.

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  17. Ministers discuss freeing GCC citizens held in jailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Efforts are on to ensure GCC citizens spending time in jail in another GCC state as convicts or undertrials are freed as part of pardon announced by the member states. The GCC countries announce pardon for prisoners on certain occasions every year like their National Days or Eid Al Fitr and Eid Al Adha.

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  18. Is the era of 'slackocracy' leadership nearing an end?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Right Wing News

    France is abuzz with the rumor that former center-right French President Nicolas Sarkozy is set to re-enter public life. Could the era of the chill bros be over already? The world has been worse off since Sarkozy left - for the very same reason the French public voted him out of office.

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  19. Rawalpindi: Three new Dengue cases confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : Rawalpindi: Three new Dengue cases confirmed Rawalpindi- Three more dengue cases have been confirmed in Gawalmandi area of the city. The cases were confirmed in Gawalmandi area adjacent to Cant areas.

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  20. What has Islam contributed to U.S.?Read the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Jacksonville Daily News

    On July 27, 2014, President Barack Obama released a statement on White House.gov on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr thanking Muslim Americans for their "achievements and contributions ... to building the very fabric of our nation and strengthening the core of our democracy."

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