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US will not release Osama Bin Laden death photos: Obama


May 5th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has blocked the release of pictures of Osama bin Laden's body, expressing concern that they might incite extremists to retaliate.He said that US ... Read more...

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Bush declines Obama’s invitation to go to Ground Zero


May 4th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Barack Obama’s invitation to George W. Bush has been declined by the former President. President Obama is scheduled to address the nation from Ground Zero ... Read more...

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Indian IT industry upset over US healthcare cost burden


December 24th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 24 (IANS) The resilient Indian IT industry Saturday expressed outrage over the latest US law to increase the visa fee on its skilled workers to share the healthcare burden ... Read more...

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Conman posing as Prince Harry steals from Diana charity


December 6th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 6 (ANI): A conman posing as Prince Harry on social media website Facebook has diverted donations from a charity the prince had created in memory of his late mother ... Read more...

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Truth ineffective in battling rumours about NYC mosque, study finds


October 28th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the truth about the proposed Islamic cultural centre and mosque near Ground Zero in New York City was not effective at all ... Read more...

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Now, ‘Ground Zero’ mosque developer sued by bank over unpaid loan


October 18th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 18 (ANI): Valley National Bank is suing the developer in charge of building the proposed Islamic cultural center and mosque near ground zero in New York City, and his ... Read more...

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Ground Zero Islamic center’s new sketches provide first look at futuristic exterior


October 3rd, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 3(ANI): New sketches of the proposed Islamic community center near 9/11 Ground Zero in New York display an updated exterior and provide the first look at the building's futuristic ... Read more...

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Russian millionaire offers $10 million for site of controversial mosque in New York


September 18th, 2010 - 3:09 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, a Russian millionaire, offered a $10 million bid to buy the site where the controversial mosque is planned near Ground Zero in New York, local ... Read more...

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Woody Allen supports mosque at Ground Zero


September 16th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 16 (IANS) Legendary Hollywood director Woody Allen supports the proposed mosque at Ground Zero in New York insisting the development will be "a step in the right direction". Plans for an ... Read more...

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Ground Zero Imam says delaying project among ‘final solution’ options


September 14th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 14 (ANI): Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, the prime mover behind the proposed Islamic center and mosque near Ground Zero in New York, has said that the project is on ... Read more...

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Rushdie supports mosque plans near Ground Zero


September 14th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Renowned author Salman Rushdie has reportedly expressed his support for plans to build a mosque close to Ground Zero in New York, 21 years after an Islamic leader ... Read more...

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Ground Zero Imam says proposed mosque site not “hallowed ground”


September 14th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 14 (ANI): The Islamic cleric behind the proposed Islamic center and mosque near Ground Zero in New York, Feisal Abdul Rauf, has claimed that the site is not a "hallowed ... Read more...

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Ground Zero imam blames Palin for fueling a “growing Islamophobia” in US


September 13th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 13 (ANI): The Islamic cleric supporting the proposed Islamic center and mosque near Ground Zero in New York, Feisal Abdul Rauf, has accused former Alaska Governor, Sarah Palin, of ... Read more...

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Quran burning would have “strengthened radicals”: Ground Zero mosque imam


September 13th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 13(ANI): Feisal Abdul Rauf, the imam behind the proposed mosque near Ground Zero in New York, has said that Florida Pastor Terry Jones' plans to burn copies of the ... Read more...

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Sikh Diaspora condemns Florida pastor threat to burn holy Quran


September 11th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinNew Delhi, Sep. 11 (ANI): Even as the Florida pastor has reportedly called off his plans of a bonfire of Qurans, the threat for such an act has ... Read more...

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Quran burning protester shot dead in Afghanistan, several injured


September 10th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) – Upon pastor's plan of Quran burning, thousands of Afghans have gathered across the middle eastern country, protesting and some even threatening to attack U.S. bases, local media ... Read more...

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Florida pastor cancels Quran-burning event to discuss ‘Ground Zero’ mosque move


September 10th, 2010 - 4:31 am ICT by BNO News
GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- A Florida pastor on late Thursday afternoon agreed to cancel his scheduled "International Burn A Koran Day" on Saturday to meet with the Imam who wants to ... Read more...

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Man finds wife’s body in rubbish heap after four months


August 30th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) A US man has found the body of his wife buried under piles of rubbish at their home, four months after she went missing, a media report ... Read more...

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Muslims have been routinely praying near 9/11 attack site in the Pentagon


August 19th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19(ANI): The proposal to build a mosque near 9/11 ground zero in New York may have created outrage across the United States, but it has now come to light that ... Read more...

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Hamas leader gives nod for Ground Zero mosque


August 16th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.16 (ANI): A Hamas leader has insisted that American Muslims must construct the mosque near Ground Zero in New York."We have to build everywhere," said the New York Post quoted ... Read more...

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Hollywood star Kirk Douglas urges Muslims to speak out, condemn 9/11 attackers


August 13th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.13 (ANI): Veteran Hollywood actor Kirk Douglas has appealed to Muslims to speak out and condemn the 9/11 terrorists, after admitting he was "confused" by plans to build a mosque near ... Read more...

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New York all set to have a mosque near Ground Zero


August 4th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The proposed construction of a mosque near ground zero in New York has received a major boost after a city panel in New York declared that ... Read more...

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Mosque To Be Built Near Ground Zero In New York Amid Discord


August 4th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The path has been emptied for altering a property in New York into a Mohammedan community center and mosque. However, this development has been massively ... Read more...

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Mosque to come up near 9/11 site amid opposition (Lead)


August 4th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 4 (IANS) The way has been cleared for converting a property near 'ground zero' in New York into an Islamic community centre and mosque. However, everyone is not ... Read more...

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Way cleared for mosque near 9/11 ‘ground zero’


August 4th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) Decks have been cleared for converting a property near 'ground zero' in New York into an Islamic community centre and mosque with a city commission ... Read more...

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Proposed New York Ground Zero mosque imam linked to Free Gaza Movement


June 6th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 6(ANI): The imam behind the proposed mosque near Ground Zero in New York is in the midst of a controversy over revelations that he has ties with a group ... Read more...

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US police to tour Gujarat in solidarity show against terrorism


May 18th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 18 (IANS) Organisers of America's famed Police Unity Tour have offered to conduct a tour in Gujarat in January 2011 with 50 police officers from the US and India ... Read more...

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