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  1. Bomb scare at mosque prompts evacuationsRead the original story

    Friday | Turnto10.com

    ... a suspicious package left outside the mosque. At about 8 p.m. everyone living in the neighborhood near the Masjid-Al-Islam Mosque in North Smithfield was forced out of their homes. A heavy police presence shut down a portion of the road as they ...

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  2. M'sia portraying Islam as 'HARD & UNMERCIFUL' by arresting Kassim Ahmad - Dr MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Malaysia Chronicle

    The arrest of social activist Kassim Ahmad for allegedly insulting Islam portrays the religion as "hard and unmerciful", former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad wrote in his blog chedet.cc Friday. 4 comments

  3. Christians mark Good Friday in JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NEWS.com.au

    ... t as the Temple Mount. Today the site hosts the Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa mosques, and is the third holiest site in Islam.

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  4. WWE wrestlers in Saudi Arabia for live matchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Northern Michigan News

    ... Inc. says it is the first time its franchise has held matches in the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom, home to Islam's holiest sites. WWE is wildly popular across the Middle East. WWE has an Arabic website and debuted live in the region in Egypt in ...

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  5. Scholar Speaks on Influence of African American MuslimsRead the original story

    Friday | Harvard Crimson

    ... the Barker Center Thursday evening. The talk, sponsored by the Harvard Islamic Society, marked the beginning of the "Islam in America" series, which Lana A. Idris '16, the director of internal relations for HIS, characterized as an "attempt to ...

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  6. Maldives seeks Indian help to set up Islamic varsityRead the original story

    Thursday | Newkerala.com

    ... of academic publications in the Maldives. Highlighting the Maldives' successful assimilation of Western education into Islam, the visiting minister underscored the need to promote Islam, which was liberal, tolerant and integrated varied influences. ... 5 comments

  7. Citadel at AmmanRead the original story

    Thursday | TrekEarth

    ... rise to the next. It also symbolizes the birth of the three great monotheistic religions - Judaism, Christianity and Islam. The Ummayad Mosque also lies in there within the borders of the site, which attributes to the continuous in habitation of the ...

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  8. Letter: An apology to Muslim women's advocateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Newsday

    In this Monday, Feb. 5, 2007 photo, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, writer of the film "Submission," which criticized the treatment of women in traditional Islam and led to the murder of Dutch film director Theo Van Gogh, talks to a reporter in New York.

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  9. Imams issue fatwa against Muslims going to MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... on Mars was out of the question. "Such a one-way journey poses a real risk to life, and that can never be justified in Islam," the committee said. "There is a possibility that an individual who travels to planet Mars may not be able to remain alive ...

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  10. Diriyah yesterday and todayRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... the Abdul Wahab influence and putting an end to the pagan influence that had started in the region to a return to Islam strictly according to the Quran and Sunnah. Faisal, was brought to the throne after his brother was abdicated through a coup ...

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  11. Winners and Losers in the 2014 Indonesian Legislative PollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Global Voices Online

    ... up which surprised many analysts. However, Dr Greg Fealy clarified that it does not reflect a 'resurgence of political Islam': This election result does not show a resurgence of political Islam but it does indicate its resilience and ability to ...

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  12. The PLIGHT of non-Muslims in Malaysia, even in DEATHRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... that every Muslim in the country is guaranteed of decent plot - one grave for one dead. The tenets and teachings of Islam are reverently observed and complied with. Land has to be and is allocated to cater for the almost over two-third Muslim ...

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  13. JAKARTA: Calls mount for coalition between Islamic parties in IndonesiaRead the original story

    Friday | Asia News Network

    ... a presidential contender who was able to fully represent the interests of Muslims. "It is hurtful to learn that Islam has been misunderstood as [a representation of] Arab [culture]. There's clearly an Islamophobic element in our politics, which has ...

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  14. Why Are People Upset by This Video of Muslims Dancing to Pharrell's 'Happy'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mediaite.com

    Clap along if you feel like a video of Muslims jamming out to "Happy" is somehow desecrating Islam.

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  15. Fatwa: Malaysians officially 'encouraged' not to bid RIP to non-MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    Common in Muslim-dominant nations, the government of Malaysia 's official National Fatwa Council has ruled that all citizens, Muslim and non-Muslims alike, need to refrain from uttering " RIP " to those who adhere to a belief other than Islam , as reported by The Malaysian Insider news portal on April 17, 2014.

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  16. Confab: What Muslims delegates should do - Clerics speak (2) Want...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vanguard

    ... Muslim individuals who do not have the opportunity to be at the conference to express their views on issues affecting Islam in the country. As the delegates settle for business at the conference, some Muslims have reminded their delegates to ...

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  17. Indy Religious Leaders Gather In Prayer Service To Stop Violence Because Your Life MattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTLC-AM Indianapolis

    ... Walker Smith, Executive Director of the Church Federation of Greater Indianapolis, Minister Nuri of the Nation of Islam and Rev. Charles Harrison of Ten Point Coalition. All of whom attended as did Congressman Andre Carson, Deputy Mayor Olgen ...

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  18. Loss of statesman and 'adab'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lim Kit Siang

    ... By the way, we are the nation which debates alphabets, words and language on the name of religion. No surprises. The Islam he professes has no meaning when he has no "adab". Poking fun at someone's death shows how immature you are. Why are we being ...

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  19. We need free legal aids to assist Muslim inmates - Muharam SistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vanguard

    ... the work of Muharam Sisters, adding that women had from time immemorial played prominent roles in the history of Islam. Since its seven years of existence, the group has donated Oxygen Concentrator to Ibeju-Lekki Health Centre, rehabilitated ...

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  20. Brandeis' shameful decisionRead the original story

    Thursday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... a fearless advocate for women's rights and a fellow at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. She's also a critic of Islam who appears in "Honor Diaries," a harrowing new film about violence against women in Muslim countries. Those latter ...

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