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Muslim Tatars in Crimea Told to Vacate Land after Russia Annexes the Peninsula

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20 March 2014 Ethnic Tatars in Crimea will be asked to vacate their land for resettlement elsewhere in the region, a top Crimea ...





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DHAKA – Vote rigging accusations, opposition boycott and bloody confrontations between police and protesters summed up the whole scene in Bangladesh local elections earlier this month, after the ruling Awami League claimed victory in Upazila councils. “This is not called election of Upazila councils, which held in Bangladesh, it’s a mo......



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CAIRO – Leaders of the Kenyan Muslim community have vehemently denounced the increasing rate of attacks targeting Muslim youth following the recent bombings that hit Nairobi’s district of Eastleigh earlier this month. “The crackdown being carried in Eastleigh is in bad taste,” Faraah Maalim, former Deputy Speaker of National Assembly......



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26 November 2013 News outlets around the world reported this weekend that Angola had banned Islam and had begun to dismantle ...



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25 November 2013 The southern African nation Angola has ordered the closure all mosques, effectively illegalising the practice ...



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CAIRO – Leading Muslim imam Maulana Syed Ahmed Bukhari in Delhi’s Jama Masjid has announced his support for the ruling Congress party in looming elections, giving the beleaguered party a big boost of Muslim votes. For the coming Lok Sabha elections, I announce support for the Congress. We have to fight against communal forces,” Bukhar......



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NAIROBI – The brutal killing of imam Abubakar Ibrahim Shariff, known as Makaburi, in a drive-by shooting in Kenya’s coastal city of Mombasa earlier this month has sparked the anger of the Muslim minority, recalling a string of killings targeting Muslim scholars in the African country. “The death of Makaburi is among many unfortunate de......



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KOLKATA – Representing more than a quarter of its population, Muslims in eastern Indian state of West Bengal are expected to play an important role in the coming elections, with different politicians seeing Muslims support as crucial for any party to rule the state. “Every government had made promises to Muslims but did nothing concrete ......



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PARIS – A few days after achieving a remarkable victory in local elections, leader of France’s far-right National Front announced on Friday, April 4, plans to refuse to serve nop-ork menus for Jewish and Muslim minorities in school canteens in the 11 town councils. We will not accept any religious requirements on school menus, party le......



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CAIRO - Making about 140 million Muslims in Hindu-majority country, India Muslims have been the cornerstone of the Indian elections for decades. As voting gets underway in the biggest-ever democratic process next Monday, Muslims are being wooed since their votes would decide at least 100 seats. India's Muslim population is the world's thi......



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KARACHI – Amid successive attacks on Hindu temples in southern Sindh province last month, Pakistan’s mainstream religious parties have come together to stand alongside the Hindu community assuring them of their support. “This (attacks) is an orchestrated campaign aimed at sabotaging the inter-religion harmony in the country,” Asadull......



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BEIRUT – As the Syrian conflict enters its fourth year, a growing number of Sunni and Shiite fighters are joining the expanding sectarian war, with each side seeing it as a mark for the end of time and apocalypse. “If you think all these mujahideen came from across the world to fight Assad, you're mistaken,” a Sunni Muslim jihadi who u......



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STOCKHOLM – Seeing her dream of joining police shattered over her hijab, a Finnish Muslim has urged the government to allow Islamic headscarf in police uniform to encourage integration of the minority in the society. “I want to be part of society, but society does not want me,” a 38-year-old Muslim woman, who was barred from joini......



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CAIRO – France's annual report on racism has revealed a dramatic increase in intolerance among French people, reaching its highest level since 2002, amid concerns among anti-racism groups of the growing anti-immigration sentiments in the society. “The commission’s report presents figures that are very worrying for French society,” wr......



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20 March 2014 Ethnic Tatars in Crimea will be asked to vacate their land for resettlement elsewhere in the region, a top Crimea ...



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13 March 2014 An interesting initiative has been launched in Komotini to help the earthquake victims on the island of Cephaloni ...



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21 January 2013 European Union foreign ministers on Monday unanimously approved a joint military force to assist French and Afr ...



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CAIRO – As voting gets underway in the biggest-ever democratic process next Monday, many eyes are fixed on ballot boxes which will define India’s next Prime Minister, calculating percentages and alliances needed by Congress or nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party to get win the race. The reality is that the political support of the Congre......



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CAIRO – As the clock ticks towards the start of the longest election marathon in the country's history, Indian politicians are racing to secure the Prime Minister ticket to lead the world’s largest democracy. The following are political figures who have been mentioned as possible prime ministerial hopefuls:   Narendra Damodardas M......



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TEXAS – A US Iraq veteran has shot dead three people and injured 16 before taking his own life on Wednesday, April 2, at an army base in Fort Hood, Texas, bringing back memories of another deadly attack in 2009. We are going to get to the bottom of exactly what happened, US President Barack Obama said from Chicago, Reuters reported. ......




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