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CAIRO – Hundreds of American Muslims attended the Oklahoma the state’s first Muslim Day at the Capitol on Friday to promote religious tolerance, only to be interrupted by hate protesters holding signs proclaiming the United States a Christian nation. “This is a day where we see Muslims sending a message of love, peace and understanding......





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Last Modified:  23 Jan 2015 04:47  GMT

CAIRO – An Islamophobia monitoring group has warned that the biased media coverage fosters divisions and racism in the French speaking province of Quebec, especially following Paris attacks that victimized Muslims cross Europe. What is new really is that it’s in the schools,” Adil Charkaoui, coordinator of the Collectif Québécois Co......



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Untitled Document (CAIRO) - Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has died, the Kingdom’s state television reported early on Friday, Jan 23, and his brother Salman is now crowned the new king. State’s television, before the announcement, shifted to Quranic recitations, which signifies death of a senior royal, Reuters reported. King Abdullah, a......



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ISLAMABAD – Pakistan’s top religious body has ruled that pronouncing triple talaq (divorce) at once contradicts with the Islamic laws on marital issues, pressing the government to declare it a criminal offense punishable by the law. “Iterating the word Talaq (divorce) ‘thrice’ in a row is against the teachings of Islam,” Chairman......



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CAIRO – Spreading fear among the religious minority, members of the far-right nationalist group Britain First have been roaming outside East London mosque, handing out anti-Islam leaflets to passersby in the area. “They came outside the mosque and unfurled a banner, and quickly moved on to Brick Lane,” a spokesman for the East London M......



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BERLIN – Despite of his trials to distance the anti-Islam movement from neo-Nazis, the head of Germany's Pegida has quit after a photo showing him apparently posing as Hitler emerged. Anyone in politics who poses as Hitler is either a total idiot or a Nazi, Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel told Bild, taking the opportunity to reiterate the......



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CAIRO – Seeing the so-called Islamic State (ISIL) as a threat to their faith, Japan Muslims have distanced their faith from the militant group which threated to execute two Japanese captives earlier this week. “The Muslims have long been misunderstood in Japan. An incident like this could further breed the illusion that Islam is a religi......



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CAIRO – For many young Muslims in France, Charlie Hebdo attacks offered a shock for many of them, after finding their identity as French citizens being suspended on embracing #JeSuisCharlie emblem and the offensive cartoons depicting their Prophet. You have to “be Charlie,” 18-year-old Maroi, a French Muslim student, told International......



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ISLAMABAD – Pakistan’s top religious body has ruled that triple talaq (divorce) in one contradicts with the Islamic laws on matrimonial issues, pressing the government to declare it a criminal offense punishable by the law. “Iterating the word Talaq (divorce) ‘thrice’ in a row is against the teachings of Islam,” Chairman Council ......



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CAIRO – British Muslim boxing champ Amir Khan has urged his fellow Muslims to defend their peaceful religion, fight terrorism and have bride in their culture. There is a time to hide behind a rock and a time to stand in the tall grass,” the former world champ, 28, told Daily Star. With what terrorists are doing to the image of Islam......



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PARIS – In exceptional measures to fight terrorism, France announced on Wednesday, January 21, plans to bolster counter-terrorism efforts, in a bid to curb extremism following Paris attacks that left 17 killed earlier this month. “Terrorism has struck our soil in an unprecedented way… and the threat of terrorism remains high. French ci......



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CAIRO – As anger over the new offending cartoons by Charlie Hebdo rages across the Muslim world, calls for boycotting French products have expanded among Arab youth, calling for avenging the Prophet. “It is necessary to boycott French food products and perfumes and hit the French economy because they are ignoring the feelings of Muslims ......



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CAIRO – In a time of fear driven by global instability, Scot Muslims in eastern Scotland city of Dundee have launched new ad campaign on buses to change misperceptions about their faith. He who sleeps on a full stomach while his neighbor is hungry is not one of us, a quote from Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) was placed in an ad on ......



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CAIRO – The former chief of the British intelligence agency, MI6, has revealed that the attacks on Charlie Hebdo were expected as a direct result of unjustified provocation of the world Muslims by publishing offensive cartoons about Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). “There is a requirement for some restraint on the side of those of u......



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PARIS – A Malian-born Muslim hero who risked his life to save shoppers in a kosher supermarket siege in Paris has been granted French nationality as a token of appreciation for his heroic act. People say I'm a hero but I'm not a hero. I'm Lassana, Lassana Bathily said at the ceremony, the BBC reported on Tuesday, January 21. I'll sta......



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CALGARY –Since Charlie Hebdo attacks, fear has become a new undesired companion for Calgary Muslim women, fearing they could be an easy target for Islamophobic attacks.. “It's different now for a lady to wear a hijab. She needs courage,” Hiba, a Calgary Muslim woman told CBC on Tuesday, January 20. “It's not only a sign of worship......



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SANAA – After fierce clashes in the Yemeni capital, heavily armed Shiite militiamen seized the presidential palace in Sanaa on Tuesday, January 20, to overthrow President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi. “The Yemeni president is under attack by militiamen who want to overthrow the regime,” Information Minister Nadia Sakkaf said on Twitter, Agence......



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CAIRO – Amid increasing anti-Muslim sentiments across Europe, representatives of Islamic countries in the Czech Republic have warned against rising Islamophobia in the country, following Paris attacks and anti-Muslim statements by far-right politicians. The Organization of Islamic Cooperation Prague Group (OICPG)...expresses concerns over......



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NAIROBI – Kenya Muslim leaders have stepped up their awareness campaigns to teach the public about Islam and Muslims to respond to increasing curiosity about their faith among the citizens of the African country, despite of increasing Islamophobia worldwide. In my recent interactions with Kenyans who are not Muslims, I have been struck by......



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CAIRO – Expanding anti-Muslim hate wave across Europe, the Germany's anti-Islam PEGIDA movement staged its first rallies in Copenhagen on Monday, drawing few hundreds who were outnumbered by counter anti-fascism demonstrators. We still encourage all anti-racists, anti-fascists and other comrades to remain in the area or head toward the Na......



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CAIRO – Expanding its media services, the so-called Islamic State (ISIL) has launched new “teaser” video for its new programs, amid reports that the channel will broadcast for 24 hours a day. Announced as part of ISIL’s new “The Islamic Caliphate Broadcast”, a new weekly program will feature series from the British hostage John C......




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