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Muslims, Catholics hold inter-faith meet in Vatican

July 12th, 2012 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Vatican City, July 12 (IANS/AKI) A group of Muslims and Catholics have met at the Vatican and exchanged views about their relations "in the current situation of the world".According to ... Read more...

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Conspiracy theories surround Osama Bin Laden’s death

May 3rd, 2011 - 1:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Islamabad, May 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After the death of the dreaded Al Qaeda terrorist, there are numerous conspiracy theories floating around. Many people were finding it hard to believe that ... Read more...

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US puts on hold Bangladesh ties over Yunus harassment

February 28th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 28 (IANS) The US officials have told Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina that "there will be no further high-level diplomatic interaction" until the "harassment" of Grameen Bank founder Muhammad ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda leader’s tour of Britain ‘radicalised a generation of young Muslims’

November 6th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): Anwar al-Awlaki, the American born leader of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) that launched the recent parcel bomb attacks last week, had reportedly radicalised a generation of ... Read more...

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Islamic group wants US Muslim soldier quitting over Afghan war-God mismatch punished

September 4th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): The American Islamic Forum for Democracy (AIFD) has asked the U.S. Army to deny Muslim soldier, Naser Abdo's request for conscientious objector status, accusing him of 'treason' and ... Read more...

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Islamic extremist chosen to head police-Muslim forum

July 25th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): An Islamic extremist, who has described al-Qaeda as a "myth" and justified the killing of British troops in Iraq, has been chosen to head the Muslim Safety Forum ... Read more...

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Islamic radicals ‘infiltrate’ the Labour Party

February 28th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.28 (ANI): British Environment Minister Jinm Fitzpatrick has claimed that members of the radical Islamic Forum of Europe (IFE), which believes in jihad and sharia law, and wants to turn ... Read more...

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Bandra Muslims defend SRK from Sena diatribe

February 5th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb 5 (ANI): The Bandra Muslim Association, an Islamic forum in Mumbai has come out in Shahrukh Khan's support after he drew flak from the Shiv Sena for his comment ... Read more...

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9/11 hijackers spiritual leader ordered bombing of US airliner

December 27th, 2009 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): Al Qaeda commander and spiritual leader of the 9/11 hijackers and Fort Hood gunman Major Nidal Hasan is said to be behind the failed plot to blow up ... Read more...

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Pope to visit mosque during trip to Jordan in May

February 19th, 2009 - 4:15 am ICT by IANS
Amman, Feb 19 (DPA) The Pope will visit Jordan's largest mosque as a gesture of goodwill to the Arab and Islamic worlds during his trip to the country later this year, a ... Read more...

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Beheading of wife by US Muslim TV head appears to be honour killing

February 18th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): The beheading of 37-year-old Aasiya Hassan by her husband and Pakistani origin American entrepreneur, who is the founder of a US Muslim TV network, has all the ... Read more...

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Obama tells Muslims ”Americans are not your enemy”

January 27th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.27 (ANI): President Barack Obama has told the Muslim world that "Americans are not your enemy" and renewed his pledge to travel to make an address in the capital of ... Read more...

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Aligarh Muslim University to run Islamic insurance course

July 31st, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, July 31 (IANS) Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), which has decided to introduce a course in Islamic banking from the next academic session, will also offer separate courses in Islamic insurance and ... Read more...

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Indonesian Muslim rally calls for ban on deviant sect

June 9th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Jakarta, June 9 (DPA) Thousands of Indonesian Muslims staged a peaceful but noisy protest outside presidential palace Monday, calling for the government to immediately ban the minority Ahmadiyah sect that the country's ... Read more...

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