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Angry Muslims in Central African Republic call to partition the country

FaithWorld - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 8:56pm
(Muslims fleeing sectarian violence are seen on top of a truck with their belongings, on the road between Bangui and Sibut, on a convoy being escorted by French peacekeepers to the south eastern ...
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Israel rejects link of Ukraine crisis to anti-Semitism

FaithWorld - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 8:48pm
(Jewish men attend morning prayer at a synagogue in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner) Israel played down on Thursday suggestions that anti-Semitism in Ukraine is linked ...
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Thousands mob India’s Modi as election race starts in Hinduism’s sacred city

FaithWorld - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 8:42pm
(Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi, prime ministerial candidate for India’s main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), waves to his supporters as he arrives to file his nomination papers ...
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Sri Lanka deports British tourist for her Buddha tattoo

FaithWorld - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 8:35pm
(A worker paints a statue of Buddha during renovations at Gangaramaya temple in Colombo September 22, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Caballero-Reynolds) Sri Lanka on Thursday deported a British tourist for ...
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Jews hail new papal saints who revolutionized ties with Catholics

FaithWorld - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 8:25pm
(Pope John Paul II, standing in front of a group of Italian rabbis, wavesfarewell April 13, 1986, to members of Rome’s Jewish community in the RomeSynagogue. REUTERS/Luciano Mellace) The ...
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The hypocrisy of Tony Blair's Middle East vision | Arun Kundnani

CommentIsFree - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 3:24pm
Blair's simplistic formula for tackling radical Islam is leading him to support some of the most oppressive forces in the regionTony Blair's speech this week at Bloomberg in London reveals a ...
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Hassan’s Tale | Part 2 – Bound for Canaan Land

Muslim Matters - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 2:15pm
Part 1 See the Story Index for a chronological guide to all the stories. The Partridge strolled confidently into the SF General emergency entrance. He hated hospitals, but that would not stop him ...
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British Muslims to the World: We are Happy

Muslim Matters - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 2:15pm
Muslims. Dance-off. I didn't think I'd live to see those two things juxtaposed. But what's happening on both sides of the Atlantic seems to be just that. After release of the notorious 'Somewhere ...
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Hassan’s Tale | Part 1 – The Mountain is a Muslim

Muslim Matters - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 2:15pm
This story is a sequel to “The Deal“, “Dispatch Wizard“, and “Kill the Courier”. If you have not read those stories yet, please do so. See the Story Index for a ...
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Syria anti-terror plan slammed by parents and community groups

CommentIsFree - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 1:54pm
Police asking people to snoop on relatives criticised as unworkable and unrealistic, as 'police are not the Samaritans'A government campaign to urge Muslim women in Britain to tell the police if ...
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British Muslim women urged to inform police over Syria activity

CommentIsFree - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 1:40pm
Top counter-terror officer says any Briton fighting, or training to fight, in Syria should expect to be investigated on return to UKMuslim women should watch out for increased internet use or ...
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Nick Clegg backs Mets call for Muslims to stop sons joining Syria conflict video

CommentIsFree - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 12:22pm
Speaking on his regular phone-in radio show on LBC, deputy prime minister Nick Clegg backs the Metropolitan police initiative to stop young British men from joining the Syria conflict. The Lib Dem ...
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Tabsir Redux: The Last American, #2

Tabsir - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 12:16pm
There was a time when “Oriental Tales” were the rage of the age. Montesquieu penned Lettres Persanes in 1721 and Oliver Goldsmith followed up several decades later with The Citizen ...
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Syria crisis: stop your sons joining war, urges Met police

CommentIsFree - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 9:00am
Counter-terrorism officers make plea to Muslim women as more young men head off to fight in civil warPolice battling to prevent young Muslims heading to Syria to fight in the country's bitter ...
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Father of a jihadist who died in Syria conflict speaks out - video

CommentIsFree - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 6:25am
Abubaker Deghayes, 45, the father of Brighton teenager Abdullah Deghayes, 18, who was killed in Syria while fighting against the Assad regime, reflects on the decision by his son that ultimately ...
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Tony Blair's Islamist obsession is a smokescreen to defend 'blood for oil' | Nafeez Ahmed

CommentIsFree - Thu, 24/04/2014 - 6:00am
The ever-looming spectre of 'Them' distracts us from the deeper, systemic causes of the Crisis of CivilisationYesterday morning, Tony Blair - former Prime Minister and current Middle East envoy ...
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Portsmouth Muslims work with police to deter youth from the lure of Syria

CommentIsFree - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 11:24pm
Parents get guidance to spot children's intentions, after 10 young people leave for Syria in the past six months One city facing up to the lure exerted by the conflict in Syria on its young people ...
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Justin Bieber apologizes after Japan shrine visit sparks Asian anger

FaithWorld - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 9:29pm
(Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo, 2010/Wiiii) Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber, whose tumultuous life has landed him in trouble more than once, on Wednesday apologized for a visit to a Tokyo shrine at ...
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Steve Bell on Tony Blair's extremism speech - cartoon

CommentIsFree - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 9:26pm
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Israel is encouraging more Christian Arabs to join military service

FaithWorld - Wed, 23/04/2014 - 9:21pm
(Israeli Arab Christian boy scouts play bagpipes during an Easter Monday parade in Tel Aviv’s Jaffa neighbourhood, April 21, 2014. REUTERS/Finbarr O’Reilly) Israel said on Tuesday it ...
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