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Charities Bill Angers UK Muslims

Last Modified:  23 Oct 2014 03:48  GMT


LONDON – New proposals made by British Prime Minister David Cameron giving extra powers to the country’s charities regulatory body has raised Muslim concerns, seeing them as allowing more powers to harass Muslim-run charities. “The reality is that the Charity Commission will have more teeth to harass innocent and law-abiding Muslim-run......





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Last Modified:  23 Oct 2014 03:48  GMT

LONDON – New proposals made by British Prime Minister David Cameron giving extra powers to the country’s charities regulatory body has raised Muslim concerns, seeing them as allowing more powers to harass Muslim-run charities. “The reality is that the Charity Commission will have more teeth to harass innocent and law-abiding Muslim-run......



Last Modified:  23 Oct 2014 03:48  GMT

TORONTO – Muslim leaders are joining Canadians across the country in expressing their shock and condemnation of Wednesday’s attack on the Parliament buildings and National War Memorial in Ottawa which killed an honor guard and injured two people. “This is a very sad and disturbing situation for all Canadians,” the Muslim Against Terr......



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TUNIS – The leader of Tunisia's moderate Islamist party Ennahda, Rached Ghannouchi, has praised his country’s peaceful transition to democracy as the only way to defeat extremist groups, as the North African country warmed up to next Sunday elections. The success of the Tunisian experience is in the international interest, especially in......



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LILONGWE – As HIV and AIDS pandemic continues to wreck havoc in Malawi, Muslim traditional leaders in the southern African nation have ganged up to “eradicate” some cultural practices which are said to be fueling the spread of the pandemic in the highly impoverished country. “There are some cultural beliefs and customs which we have ......



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RIYADH – Noticing the widespread usage of Twitter among Saudi people, the Kingdom’s grand mufti has urged youth to pay attention before posting any tweets on the social network site, asserting that enemies of Islam are using it to spread lies about Islam and Muslims. “Those who speak badly of Islam are without shame, have no faith and ......



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CAIRO – The killing of a solider near Montreal has left Canada Muslims terrified of an expected backlash against the religious community, calling on Canadians to join hands against extremism, instead of blaming Muslims for terror acts committed in their name. “We must be very careful not to point the finger at mosques and instead see the......



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AL-QUDS – Reports about Israeli plans to divide Al-Aqsa Mosque compound between Muslims and Jews have sparked angry condemnations from Palestinian officials, who called for holding an emergency Arab and Islamic summit to discuss the worrying development. “Israel is racing against time to legitimize storming of the Al-Aqsa Mosque compou......



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CAIRO – Aiming to dispel negative misconceptions about Islam and Muslims in Australia, several mosques are planning the first National Mosque Open Day later this month to show the true image of Islam. “Mosques all over Australia have been on the receiving end of negativity and opposition,” Lebanese Muslim Association project officer Za......



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CAIRO – Several shootings rattled Ottawa on Wednesday, October 22, when a gunman shot and killed a Canadian soldier at war memorial in Ottawa and then entered the country's parliament buildings where he exchanged gunfire with the police before being killed. All the details are not in, but the sergeant-at-arms, a former Mountie, is the one......



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CAIRO – Facing rising criticism, a Malaysian official in the northeast Malay heartland state of Kelantan has defended the proposed law that jails or fines a Muslim who skip Friday prayer for three consecutive times, urging Muslims to respect Islamic rituals.. “Many parties are now trying to question Muslim rituals,” Ahmad Yakob, the Me......



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.artmainimage{display:none;} CAIRO – A video showing a social experiment on Islamophobia in New York streets has sparked angr......



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TORONTO, Ont. – Muslim leaders are condemning the recent attack on two Canadian soldiers at a mall parking lot near Montreal which left one soldier dead and another injured. Canadian Muslims denounce this appalling attack and our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families, Ihsaan Gardee, Executive Director of the Nation......



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CAIRO – A Malaysian official in the northeast Malay heartland state of Kelantan has told non-Muslims to respect Friday prayer by-law that fines and jails Muslim men who skip the weekly congregation for three consecutive times, after facing criticism from a legal group. “Many parties are now trying to question Muslim rituals,” Ahmad Yak......



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AL-QUDS – Reports about Israeli plans to divide Al-Aqsa Mosque compound between Muslims and Jews have sparked angry condemnations from Palestinian officials, who called for holding an emergency Arab and Islamic summit to discuss the worrying development. “Israel is racing against time to legitimize storming of the Al-Aqsa Mosque compou......



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PARIS – A French Muslim has developed a new “halal test” to allow customers to detect the presence of pork or alcohol in the meals served to them in restaurants and packed food.



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PARIS – A decade after a 2004 hijab ban, veiled Muslim women in France have been struggling against misconceptions, rights violation and Islamophobic attack to get social acceptance in the community, with some of them seeing immigration as the only solution for a better life.. I am telling myself that my future is maybe not here, Sarah B......



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CAIRO – Leaders of Australia Muslim community have strongly condemned the threats made against their country by fighters of the so-called “Islamic State” or ISIL, deploring the group’s use of Islam as a “cover” for their atrocities. “We condemn in the strongest possible terms any threat against Australians and reiterate the pos......



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LAGOS – Reports about the recently sealed agreement between the Nigerian government and Boko Haram have been raising many doubts among Nigerians, questioning the authenticity of the deal propagated as putting an end to the bloody conflict in the West African country. “The whole thing is a farce. The truce is fake,” Shehu Sani, a civil ......



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KUALA LUMPUR ― The Malaysian authorities have launched a probe into an event inviting Malaysians to touch and pat a dog, after it raised condemnations from religious scholars in the Muslim-majority country as trying to legalize something that was clearly “haram” in Islam. “It simultaneously can lead to public anxiety, especially amon......



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MONTREAL – Canadian police has shot down a man who ran over two soldiers in Quebec, announcing later that he has become “radicalized” recently without giving further details. The individual who struck the two (Canadian Armed Forces) members with his car is known to federal authorities, including the Integrated National Security Enforc......




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