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MONTREAL – A Canadian Muslim citizen was denied her right to litigate before a Montreal court after the judge said she has to take off her Islamic head outfit or she would not hear her case. “I felt that I'm not Canadian anymore,” Rania El-Alloul told CBC News on Thursday, February 26. El-Alloul appeared in a Quebec court last Tuesd......





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Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

BETHLEHEM – In a symbolic gesture to remind the world of their ordeal, Palestinian activists have decorated Christmas trees with tear gas canisters and stun grenades, fired at them during the last Gaza war. The world has to move to save the Palestinian people and hold the occupation accountable for its crimes against unarmed people in Pal......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

LAGOS – Ahead of the worldwide celebration of the Christmas feast, many Nigerian families and communities look up to the day as another avenue to strengthen social cohesion between Muslims and Christians with exchange of gifts and visits. While I do not rule out some misgivings arising from some misunderstandings, the truth is that many f......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

LAHORE – Still feeling the shock and grieve over a brutal mass shooting in an army-run school in northwestern Peshawar city, Pakistani Christians are going to celebrate a “simple” Christmas this year. “We do not have words to express our sorrow and grief over this gruesome incident. It’s not a crime against any religion, or sect, b......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

CAIRO – Approaching the end of 2014, Muslims in Dallas-Fort Worth in northern Texas have launched a new billboard campaign to educate fellow citizens on the shared heritage between Muslims, Christians and Jews as one family. As American Muslims, it is our religious and civic responsibility to present fellow citizens authentic information ......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

ST. LOUIS – It’s Christmas day again, and St. Louis Muslims and Jews are putting the final touches on their programs for a day of interfaith community service, to cheer their Christian counterparts and reach out to those who need help. “There are so many people I would not have met if it wasn’t for this event, and every year I meet m......



Last Modified:  24 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

SRINAGAR – Months after being stricken by the worst floods in the past five decades, Kashmiri Christians are anticipating a somber Christmas as they struggle to reopen their church which was devastated by monsoon rains. “We are not celebrating Christmas this year,” Fr Mathew Thomas, the local parish priest, told UCA News on Tuesday, De......



Last Modified:  24 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

BERLIN – The increasing rallies against Islam in Germany have been condemned by a powerful German business leader as “unacceptable”, saying it undermines the country’s interests and values and tries “to smear a whole religion”. “We have long been a land of immigration and we must remain so,” Ulrich Grillo, the president of th......



Last Modified:  23 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

DALLAS – Twinkling lights set the night aglow. Ornament-strewn Christmas trees peek through most homes’ windows, greeting folks as they pass by. Santa Claus and his elves wave to shoppers as they stroll through malls collecting secret gifts to stow in hidden places until they make their December 25th debut. To any child with a sense of w......



Last Modified:  23 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE – Though he does not celebrate the season’s festivities himself, a British Muslim has invited the needy and homeless to enjoy Christmas day for free in his restaurant in the British town of Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire. I'm Muslim, I don't celebrate Christmas, but I'm open on Christmas Day, to celebrate and help someone ......



Last Modified:  23 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

ROME – Shacking up the Vatican over the past months, Pope Francis has criticized the Holy See bureaucracy in a pre-Christmas address to cardinals, attacking illnesses such as spiritual Alzheimer's and the terrorism of gossip . In his annual Christmas address to the Curia at the Vatican Monday, the Pontiff warned that a church that does......



Last Modified:  23 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

SRINAGAR – Months after being stricken by the worst floods in the past five decades, Kashmiri Christians are anticipating a somber Christmas as they struggle to reopen their church which was devastated by monsoon rains. “We are not celebrating Christmas this year,” Fr Mathew Thomas, the local parish priest, told UCA News on Tuesday, De......



Last Modified:  23 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

ISLAMABAD – As a mood of grief and agony prevailed across Pakistan after Peshawar carnage, many people have questioned the effect of the government move to bombard Taliban hideouts and execute all convicted militants’ death penalties, describing it as a “knee-jerk policy”. “Life cannot be won by death, life needs life. Say no to ha......



Last Modified:  23 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

CAIRO – As growing protests against Muslims continue, a half-built mosque in the northwestern German town of Dormagen has been vandalized and sprayp-ainted with swastikas and racist slogans, reflecting growing concern for rising xenophobia in a country with Nazis dark history. There is “no place for the spread of xenophobia or the glorif......



Last Modified:  22 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

TUNIS – Beji Caid Essebsi was declared a winner in Tunisia’s presidential run-off vote on Monday, December 22, becoming the first elected president in the North African country since 2011 Arab Spring. According to final results released by the head of the electoral commission, Essebsi secured 55.68% of the vote in Sunday's run-off, defea......



Last Modified:  22 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

CAIRO – As world attention diminishes, a leading international human rights group has warned that hundreds of Muslim residents in western parts of the Central African Republic are trapped in enclaves in deplorable conditions. “Those trapped in some of the enclaves face a grim choice: leave and face possible attack from anti-balaka fighte......



Last Modified:  22 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

ST. CLOUD – Religious and community leaders of Minnesota’s St. Cloud-area have raced to show solidarity with the religious minority, after a spate of vandalism attacks at the Central Minnesota Islamic Center. “We stand in solidarity with our Muslim neighbors and their leaders against this vandalism and we want to clearly say there is n......



Last Modified:  22 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

SYDNEY – A Muslim in her bridal gown has stolen lights in Martin Place after she paid the location of the terrible Sydney siege a special visit on her busy wedding day to lay down her bouquet on the river of floral tributes to the fatal Lindt cafe victims. She was going to cancel [the photoshoot] because she didn't want to be judged ... c......



Last Modified:  22 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

TORONTO – As Canadians braced for a festive Christmas holiday, the country’s Muslims are using their time off during the Christmas season for family gatherings, community programs and to volunteer with charities. The Christmas holidays are a time when Canadians of all backgrounds and religions have the opportunity to think about what's ......



Last Modified:  22 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

CAIRO – As growing protests against Muslims continue, a half-built mosque in the northwestern German town of Dormagen has been vandalized and sprayp-ainted with swastikas and racist slogans, reflecting growing concern for rising xenophobia in a country with Nazis dark history. There is “no place for the spread of xenophobia or the glorif......



Last Modified:  21 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

HAVANA – Bringing good tidings to thousands of Cuban Muslims, the South American country’s ambassador to Turkey has announced the Muslims living in the country had a right to have a mosque, promising it would be built soon. “Muslims have a right to a mosque,” Cuban Ambassador Albertao Gonzales Casals said during NTV's live broadcast,......




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