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As Gaza Burns, France Feels the Heat

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CAIRO –Amid escalating tension in French streets, President Francois Hollande met with religious leaders on Monday, July 21, as a part of the government’s effort......





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Last Modified:  12 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Over the past six years, the once small Ottawa Harmony Iftar to share Muslims’ Ramadan break fast at the sunset has turned into a large, interfaith event that brings more harmony to the community. “There aren’t many options to learn about Islam from Muslims,” says Lisa Duchene, who was at the first gathering of 40 friends, ......



Last Modified:  12 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

WASHINGTON — Drawing a smile on the faces of those in need, a leading US Islamic charity as organized a fundraiser to help people affected by conflicts and natural disasters around the world and offer a chance for the wealthy to earn more blessings during the holy month of Ramadan. “I do try to make a special effort to do more charity du......



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BRASILIA – Answering the call of Islam, 19 football fans attending Brazil World Cup 2014 have reverted to Islam after meeting daw`ah teams spreading across the land of samba over the past month. The number of reverts to Islam since the start of the World Cup “has increased to reach 19 people of different nationalities after the reversion......



Last Modified:  11 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

LONDON – British Muslim leaders have expressed grave concern at the recent announcement of the so-called Islamic “Caliphate” by al-Qaeda-offshoot group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), condemning the violence committed in its name. “ISIS does not represent the main Sunni Muslims' ideology,” Maulana Shahid Raza, of Leice......



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LILONGWE – Offering a helping hand to the country in the middle in drug crisis, Malawi Islamic Relief has donated pharmaceutical supplies to the ministry of health, a donation expected to greatly improve the health ser......



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BETHLEHEM – Sharing their fellow Muslims the spiritualities of the holy month, Christians in the occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem have been observing Ramadan fasting in continuation of a centuries-old tradition of interfaith solidarity. “My grandmother used to fast,” Mike Kanawati, a Christian resident of Bethlehem, who manages a s......



Last Modified:  11 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Like millions of Muslims across the world, Glasgow Muslims celebrate Ramadan on their own way through several activities that have been promoting the holy fasting month for years in Scotland. “There is a lot of awareness of Ramadan in Glasgow through media and integration with local people, so everybody knows about it,” Mohamme......



Last Modified:  10 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

NEW DELHI – Affected by soaring temperatures and absence of rainfall, spiraling inflation has hit India Muslims hard in Ramadan, with the religious minority finding it hard to cope with soaring prices of fruits, vegetables and other essential items. “The prices are too high this year. Price of almost everything has doubled in the last on......



Last Modified:  10 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Moved by images of suffering Syrian refugees, a British Muslim man from Bradford has announced his plans to participate in the coming Leeds 10k run later in July while fasting, to raise funds to help provide food and other essential items to Syrians in refugee camps. “The challenge will be both physically and mentally draining as......



Last Modified:  10 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

SARAJEVO – Joining a chorus of Muslim condemnations, Balkans Muslims have dismissed the declaration of the establishment of a so-called Islamic “caliphate” by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). “It has no relation to religion affairs, they are lying to people,” Osman Mucollari, an Albanian taxi driver in Tirana, told ......



Last Modified:  10 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

HAMILTON – Abstaining from food and water for 15 hours a day, Hamilton Muslim basketball players are taking the challenge of observing the holy fasting month of Ramadan while keeping their high performance in basketball local tournaments. “For me, it’s not a question,” Brian Beauvais, president of Hamilton Muslim Basketball Associati......



Last Modified:  10 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

GAZA CITY – As death toll exceeded 70 over three-day Israeli offensive on besieged Gaza strip, Palestinian health ministry officials have warned that Israeli is using internationallyp-roscribed weapons which were apparent in incinerated and torn out bodies of victims. Israel used internationally-banned weapons in its two previous wars on ......



Last Modified:  10 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – A large number of US civil rights groups have come today with a broad-based coalition, issuing a strong-worded letter to ask President Barack Obama to provide a full public accounting of surveillance practices on American Muslim leaders. This is an outrageous continuation of civil rights era surveillance of minority community le......



Last Modified:  09 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

PARIS – France’s interior minister revealed a stricter anti-Jihadists’ bill on Wednesday, July 9, amid growing concern its nationals are travelling abroad to fight alongside Islamic militants in Syria and Iraq. “The objective of this bill is to increase the number of hurdles to discourage those who want to go and to stop them [from] ......



Last Modified:  09 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

LILONGWE – Despite their economic hardships, the Muslim community in Malawi has dedicated the month of fasting to serve poor Muslims in the secular, but diverse religious southern African nation to......



Last Modified:  09 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

LONDON – In the first event of its kind, Muslims in North West London have been invited to break their Ramadan fast at a Jewish synagogue, spreading a message of peace, tolerance and coexistence. It is my first ......



Last Modified:  09 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

URUMQI – Uighur Muslim students in a Kashgar prefecture college are facing the threat of being expelled if they observed the fasting month of Ramadan as officials in Xinjiang pushed for a larger ban on the fasting of the holy month. “Our college administration strictly forbids fasting and other Ramadan practices by Uyghur students,” a ......



Last Modified:  09 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – As millions of Muslims across the world rejoiced the spirituality of Ramadan, persecuted Burma Muslims are terrified to visit mosques amidst the spate of attacks they have been facing since the start of the holy month. “I don’t know what the situation is for security of the mosques; I haven’t been to the mosque since July 2,......



Last Modified:  09 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

JAKARTA – In a closely fought race, Indonesia's Joko “Jokowi” Widodo claimed victory in Wednesday’s presidential elections after early results showed the ris......



Last Modified:  09 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – A new book by two two criminology lecturers at the University of Leicester has found that Muslim women donning full face-veil or niqab say there are no-go areas in Leicester where they face hate attacks even in a car. “People feel free to have a pop at us every day,” one woman who took part in the study told Leicester Mercury o......




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