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Israel Plans to Outlaw Al-Aqsa Guards

Last Modified:  27 Nov 2014 04:47  GMT


CAIRO – Officials in the Palestinian Islamic Movement have blasted recent declaration that Israeli security officials were pushing a bill that would outlaw the presence of Muslim guards that patrol the al-Aqsa mosque in occupied Al-Quds. It is the occupation that is illegal, and it is the occupation that needs to be removed from Al-Aqsa M......





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Last Modified:  04 Nov 2014 04:52  GMT

LAHORE – Angry mobs have killed a Christian couple after accusing them of desecrating a copy of the Noble Qur’an, a crime deplored by Pakistani rights activists. We have taken some 50 people into custody in connection with the killings and raids were underway to arrest more including the kiln owner, Jawad Qamar, police chief of Kasur d......



Last Modified:  04 Nov 2014 04:52  GMT

MINNESOTA— Elected as the first-ever American Muslim congressman, Minnesota’s Keith Ellison is facing the biggest challenge in his political career in 2014 midterm elections, where an ongoing war against the so-called Islamic States is expected to affect voters’ preferences. “It’s tough. I do think that ISIS is a threat, Ellison t......



Last Modified:  04 Nov 2014 04:47  GMT

CALGARY – Hundreds of Calgary Muslims rallied on the weekend to pay tribute to the slain Canadian soldiers, as world Muslim marked `Ashura’s annual celebrations. “Islam is a religion of peace,” Riyaz Khawaja, the leader of Calgary’s Muslim community and head of the Hussaini Association of Calgary, told CBC News on Sunday, November ......



Last Modified:  04 Nov 2014 04:47  GMT

BAGHDAD – Hundreds of thousands of Shiites marked `Ashura celebrations in Iraq's Karbala on Monday, November 3, amid unprecedented threats from militants affiliated to the so-called Islamic State in Iraq (ISIL) The level of danger is higher than past years. Before there was terrorism, but it did not reach this level, a police colonel tol......



Last Modified:  04 Nov 2014 04:47  GMT

CAIRO – Delving into his spiritual journey to Islam, Yusuf Islam, the English artist previously known as Cat Stevens, has published his memoir in a new book, “Why I Still Carry a Guitar”, that shares his inspiring experience with readers. “My abrupt departure from the spotlight confused many of my friends and fans,” he writes in th......



Last Modified:  04 Nov 2014 04:47  GMT

CAIRO – Fans from across the world have rushed to offer help to India’s first football club for Muslims, with supporters offering to sponsor the decades-old football club to participate in next year season. “I’ve got calls from people in Mumbai, Delhi, Spain, even Nigeria, all wanting to chip in with money,” Moinuddin bin Moksud, g......



Last Modified:  03 Nov 2014 04:49  GMT

CAIRO – Fans from across the world have rushed to offer help to India’s first football club for Muslims, with supporters offering sponsoring the decades-old football club to participate in next year season. “I’ve got calls from people in Mumbai, Delhi, Spain, even Nigeria, all wanting to chip in with money,” Moinuddin bin Moksud, g......



Last Modified:  03 Nov 2014 04:49  GMT

CALGARY – Hundreds of Calgary Muslims rallied on the weekend to pay tribute to the slain Canadian soldiers, as world Muslim marked `Ashura’s annual celebrations. “Islam is a religion of peace,” Riyaz Khawaja, the leader of Calgary’s Muslim community and head of the Hussaini Association of Calgary, told CBC News on Sunday, November ......



Last Modified:  03 Nov 2014 04:49  GMT

BAGHDAD – Hundreds of thousands of Shiites marked `Ashura celebrations in Iraq's Karbala on Monday, November 3, amid unprecedented threats from militants affiliated to the so-called Islamic State in Iraq. The level of danger is higher than past years. Before there was terrorism, but it did not reach this level, a police colonel told Agen......



Last Modified:  03 Nov 2014 04:49  GMT

CAIRO – Delving into his spiritual journey to Islam, Yusuf Islam, the English artist previously known as Cat Stevens, has published his memoir in a new book, “Why I Still Carry a Guitar”, that shares his inspiring experience with readers. “My abrupt departure from the spotlight confused many of my friends and fans,” he writes in th......



Last Modified:  03 Nov 2014 04:49  GMT

CAIRO – An Australian dairy company has sparked a fresh controversy on social media after announcing that it will not obtain “halal certification”, resulting in accusations by some as being Xenophobic. “Given the timing and the lack of necessity around this announcement I can only presume you're pandering to the racist islamophobes o......



Last Modified:  03 Nov 2014 04:49  GMT

DALLAS – Despite the United States’ ongoing issues with Muslim-majority countries like Syria and the conflict with the so-called Islamic State, American Muslim voters say domestic issues like health care and the economy are their top priorities heading into the Nov. 4 mid-term elections. However, one Muslim leader said, no matter what is......



Last Modified:  03 Nov 2014 04:47  GMT

CAIRO – A once key assistant to Tony Blair has criticized the former British Prime Minister’s opinion about Islam, warning that his mistaken view on the world’s fastest growing religion could start a new religious war. “What Tony Blair is trying to do is to look at it from the inter-faith point of view, which is something beyond me,......



Last Modified:  02 Nov 2014 04:55  GMT

LAHORE – Squeezed by mounting pressure from religious parties, the state government of Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhawa (KP) province has restored several Islamic chapters excluded by previous state government in the curriculum. “Notification regarding restoration of old curriculum has been sent to the concerned authorities,......



Last Modified:  02 Nov 2014 04:55  GMT

CAIRO – Disappointed by the government silence on the increasing anti-Muslim attacks, Canadian Muslim groups have urged Prime Minister Steven Harper to voice support to the thriving Muslim community against the increasing backlash. “Our leaders have a very important role to play,” concurred Amira Elghawaby, human rights coordinator for......



Last Modified:  02 Nov 2014 04:55  GMT

CAIRO – Going through post 9/11 feelings of stigmatization, European Muslims are complaining from falling “under siege”, amid unprecedented surge in the anti-Islam sentiments and Islamophobic attacks. “It was the first time I ever saw my father cry, he was so worried about me,” Alisiv Ceran, a Muslims student at the University of C......



Last Modified:  02 Nov 2014 04:55  GMT

WASHINGTON – Celebrating the 1443rd birthday of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), an Islamic calligraphy exhibition was opened in Washington a few days ago to reflect the true-values of Islam. This exhibition is quite meaningful and launched timely in terms of telling what Islam represents via the Qur’anic verses and deeds of our pr......



Last Modified:  02 Nov 2014 04:55  GMT

AL-QUDS – Fueling tensions in the world Muslims' third holiest site, a rightist Knesset member accompanied by several Jewish extremists stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Sunday, November 2. The very fact that I'm here under guard and the Muslims are free to walk around shows who's a visitor here and who's not, deputy speaker of the Isra......



Last Modified:  01 Nov 2014 04:49  GMT

SYDNEY – Defying the soaring Islamophobia in the Australian community, young Muslims have pledged not to let the radicalized minority to worsen their image, adhering to the principals of Islam to combat extremism. “We're just everyday [people] who call Australia home, who are going to university, working, paying taxes and trying to live ......



Last Modified:  01 Nov 2014 04:49  GMT

CAIRO – Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai has donated $50,000 to reconstruct Gaza schools destroyed during last summer's war in which more than 2000 civilians were killed by Israeli forces. “I am honored to announce all my World’s Children’s Prize money will go to help students and schools in an espec......




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