Islam Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Islam. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 28,177 in Islam

  1. Harper thanks Ismailis for 'demystifying Islam'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The London Free Press

    ... of Swiss heritage. Speaking to a full room, Harper praised the Ismaili community for its role in "demystifying Islam," which he said was often "violently distorted" in the news. The museum - scheduled to open to the public Sept. 18 - will showcase ...

    Comment?

  2. Letter: Conveying values begins at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Newsday

    ... As a Long Island-born Muslim, it disturbed me greatly to read that a convert to the faith I love and practice joined Islam for the purpose of creating violence and chaos -- a philosophy so diametrically opposite to the religion. I'm grateful to my ...

    Comment?

  3. Letter: Raise deer on ranches for meatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Newsday

    ... As a Long Island-born Muslim, it disturbed me greatly to read that a convert to the faith I love and practice joined Islam for the purpose of creating violence and chaos -- a philosophy so diametrically opposite to the religion. I'm grateful to my ...

    Comment?

  4. Fox's The Five Credits Maher for Being Tougher on Radical Islam Than ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Mediaite.com

    Rarely do you get Fox News hosts agreeing with Bill Maher , but Maher's frequent criticisms of the Muslim religion do sound a lot like what many Fox hosts have said. This week Maher didn't just bash Islam, but he technically defended Christianity by saying no matter how radical you might think some Christians are, unlike in the Islamic faith, a significant number of them don't believe in death for drawing a picture of Jesus or stoning women or adulterers.

    Comment?

  5. Are Sharia and human rights compatible? Expert to discuss at CIGI public lectureRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | PressReleasePoint

    ... He has authored several books, including What is an American Muslim (2014), Muslims and Global Justice (2011), Islam and the Secular State (2008), African Constitutionalism and the Role of Islam (2006), and Toward an Islamic Reformation: Civil ...

    Comment?

  6. Introduction of minority protection policy urgedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Daily Times

    They have also demanded that what regard and place in society Islam holds for those minorities should also be ensured for them in a state which, according to the constitution, is an Islamic state besides calling for promoting the culture of commonalities between different religions for bringing about a just and peaceful society instead of fanning differences. They expressed these views at a consultation arranged by the South Asia Partnership Pakistan under the banner of REAT Network at a local hotel on Friday.

    Comment?

  7. 'Muzaffarnagar was just an eruption, the process has been going on for a long time quietly'Read the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Hard News

    ... with Jats converting to the Arya Samaj in huge numbers. From its very beginning, the idea of saving Hinduism from Islam and Christianity was central in the Arya Samaj. Shuddikaran etc., emerged within this movement. Now the RSS is building its ...

    Comment?

  8. 'The 99' Are Muslim Superheroes Fighting for ToleranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Wall Street Journal

    "Most of the work I do has to do with perception," says Naif Al-Mutawa, a U.S.-educated, Kuwaiti clinical psychologist and media entrepreneur. Eleven years ago, dissatisfied with the way Islam was often perceived, he came up with an idea for new animated superheroes.

    Comment?

  9. the Bullying Continues: Lawyer Edmund Bon probed for Sedition over non-Muslims & Sultan commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... The investigation centres on an article in The Malaysian Insider's Bahasa Malaysia section, entitled "Bukan Islam tidak perlu patuh kepada titah Diraja atau fatwa, kata peguam", which was published on January 20, 2014. The human rights and ...

    Comment?

  10. Mideast Expert: Obama 'Annoyed' to Announce ISIS CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | News Max

    ... that "U.S. foreign policy is to blame for all of the world's ills," Wuco explained, adding that "if that happens to be Islam, then that fits his narrative, and that's fine with him." He said he thought the president didn't "understand Islam quite as ...

    Comment?

  11. Maher Schools Charlie Rose On Unique Dangers of IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Breitbart.com

    During an appearance on the Charlie Rose Show, HBO comedian Bill Maher schooled the PBS host on the dangers of Islam and the fact that there are vast differences between Islam and Christianity. After Rose attempted to make a equivalency argument about Islam and Christianity, Maher stops him, "Vast numbers of Christians do not believe that if you leave the Christian religion you should be killed for it a do not treat women like second class citizens a do not believe that if you draw a picture of Jesus Christ you should get killed for it."

    Comment?

  12. Marriage isn't all it seems to be in Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Lancashire Telegraph

    IT'S a tough time to be a moderate Muslim. The word 'Islam' is beleaguered with strife, contention, fundamentalism and nonsensical Islamic rulings. 1 comment

  13. Israel's Islamic Movement slams Islamic State, but lames Israel, USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Ynetnews

    ... who spoke at the rally stressed that the atrocities conducted by the Islamic State are completely incongruent with Islam, and said the radical group harms Muslims and the Islamic faith. Other went further, saying the group was colluding with Israel ... 36 comments

  14. Cardinal McCarrick slammed over claims Islam teaches peace, like CatholicismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Washington Times

    Cardinal Theodore McCarrick , archbishop emeritus of Washington, D.C., struck a sore spot among Muslim analysts when he said the social teachings of the Catholic Church are similar to that taught by the Koran and the Islam faith - that both advocate peace. "In the name of God, the Merciful and Compassionate," Mr. McCarrick said during introductory remarks at a press conference set up by the Muslim Public Affairs Council in the District, The Daily Caller reported.

    Comment?

  15. .com | Is fundamentalist Christianity a religion? Rebuttal of SilverBack.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | News24

    ... argument is a mere attempt to make Christianity stand out from the competition which consists of mayor religions like; Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, Judaism and hundreds of others including Tom Cruise's Scientology, that is ...

    Comment?

  16. Bill Maher Lectures Charlie Rose: To Claim Islam Is Like Other...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Gateway Pundit

    Maher explained that Islam is the WORSE religion in the world and there is no moral equivalence between the teachings of Islamic doctrine and the teachings of Christian doctrine. Maher and Rose chuckle over Christian principles.

    Comment?

  17. Beheading Infidels: How Allah - Heals the Hearts of Believers'Read the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Lucianne.com

    To understand why the Islamic State not only decapitates its "infidel" captives, but also mutilates and mocks their corpses-and all to sadistic laughter-one need only turn to the Koran and deeds of Islamic prophet Muhammad. The Koran exhorts believers to "Fight them [those who oppose Islam], Allah will torment them with your hands, humiliate them, empower you over them, and heal the hearts of the believers, removing the rage from their hearts" .

    Comment?

  18. Ludhiana girl alleges abduction rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Hindustan Times

    A minor girl from Ludhiana was allegedly abducted by a man, who allegedly took her to Kolkata, raped her and married her after forcibly converting her to Islam. After the police tightened its grip on the family of the accused a month and a half ago, he sent her back home.

    Comment?

  19. Watch: Megyn Kelly's Epic Takedown of CAIR SpokesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Breitbart.com

    Fox News Channel's "Kelly File" host Megyn Kelly grilled Hassan Shilby, the Chief Executive Director of the Florida branch of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, about radical Islam and President Obama's declaration that ISIS was not Islamic on Thursday night. "You look at Egypt, an ally to the United States, or at least it was.

    Comment?

  20. Aga Khan Museum of Islamic art to open Friday in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | CTV

    ... of the faith, bankrolled the new complex. Despite the close association with Ismailism -- part of the Shia branch of Islam -- the museum intends to reflect the diversity of cultural expressions within Islam, Damji said as workers put the final ...

    Comment?