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US House resolution for tracking hate crimes against Sikhs


August 15th, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 15 (IANS) Seven members of the US House of Representatives have introduced a resolution condemning hate crimes against Sikh Americans and supporting the community's demand that the ... Read more...

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Indian Americans remember 2002 Gujarat victims with rally (With Images)


March 4th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 4 (IANS) Hundreds of Indian Americans of diverse religious backgrounds held a rally and a candlelight vigil in front of the Gandhi statue in Union Square ... Read more...

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US House resolution asks Gujarat to restore religious freedom


March 3rd, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 3 (IANS) To mark the 10th anniversary of Gujarat communal riots, a Democrat lawmaker has introduced a resolution in the House of Representatives urging the state government ... Read more...

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Nearly 70 percent of Americans ‘okay’ with having a mosque in neighbourhood


March 25th, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): Nearly 70 percent of Americans have said that they would be 'okay' having a mosque near where they live or work, a CNN/Opinion Research Corporation poll has found. ... Read more...

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52 percent Americans support Peter King Muslim radicalization hearing


March 10th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March.10 (ANI): Nearly 52 percent Americans believe that Republican Senator Peter King's investigation into US Muslims radicalization is appropriate.Gallup poll found 52 percent back a hearing by King's House Homeland Security ... Read more...

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‘US will not demonise entire Muslim community over terror hearings’


March 7th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 7 (ANI): Amid situations wherein a Republican congressman is preparing to open hearing on the threat of homegrown Islamic terrorism, US President Barack Obama's deputy national security adviser has ... Read more...

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US Justice Dept. urged to probe terror-linked Muslims’ prayer sessions on Capitol Hill


November 13th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): A conservative advocacy group has urged the US Justice Department to investigate a weekly prayer session on Capitol Hill, after a media report claimed that Muslims with terrorist ... Read more...

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“Who’s Who” of Muslims linked to terrorists attending Capitol Hill prayers since 9/11


November 12th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): An Al Qaeda leader, the head of a designated terror organization and a confessed jihadist-in-training are among a "Who's Who" of controversial figures who have participated in weekly ... Read more...

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Hamas denies reports of handing letter to Kerry


February 21st, 2009 - 4:14 am ICT by IANS
Gaza City, Feb 21 (DPA) The Palestinian Islamist group Hamas denied Friday handing a letter of US senator John Kerry when he went to the Gaza Strip the day before. Hamas spokesman Fawzi ... Read more...

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US Senator Kerry visits Gaza Strip


February 20th, 2009 - 6:59 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv/New York, Feb 20 (DPA) US Senator John Kerry, who narrowly lost the 2004 presidential election, entered the Gaza Strip Thursday in a rare visit by a US elected official. Kerry, who ... Read more...

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Pak attaches high priority to its strategic ties with the US: Gilani


March 30th, 2008 - 10:35 am ICT by admin
Islamabad, Mar.30 (ANI): Prime Minister Makhdoom Yousuf Raza Gilani told an American Congressional delegation here that Pakistan attaches high priority to its strategic relationship with the United States and is keen ... Read more...

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