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US Muslim preacher named Islamic personality of year


July 10th, 2012 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 9 (IANS/WAM) Yusuf Estes, an American Muslim preacher and teacher, was named the Islamic personality of the year for the 16th edition of the Dubai International Holy Quran ... Read more...

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Pastor Creflo Dollar denies attacking daughter


June 11th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, June, 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The pastor of the World Changers Church International Creflo Dollar has denied allegations that he punched his 15-year-old daughter. Last Sunday, the preacher received an enthusiastic ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda’s online magazine unexpectedly returns


May 4th, 2012 - 4:18 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) on Thursday unexpectedly released two more editions of its English-language online magazine that serves as a guide to potential and future ... Read more...

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Mirwaiz Umer condemns efforts to trigger sectarian strife


April 27th, 2012 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 27 (IANS) Mirwaiz Umer Farooq, chairman of the moderate Hurriyat group, Friday said his group would oppose and expose religious institutions being supported by the government to create ... Read more...

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Deported hate preacher gives speeches on web


March 14th, 2012 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) A Muslim hate preacher who was deported from Britain to Jamaica has been found to be broadcasting his extremist views live over the internet.Abdullah el-Faisal, 48, ... Read more...

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Madonna’s ‘Masterpiece’ wins Golden Globe award


January 16th, 2012 - 9:20 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 16 (IANS) Singer-songwriter Madonna's number "Masterpiece" from her directorial project "W.E.", won the best original song - motion picture at the Golden Globes ceremony here Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Christmas celebrated in Punjab, Chandigarh


December 25th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 25 (IANS) Singing of carols and offering prayers at various churches marked the Christmas celebrations across Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh Sunday.Churches at various places in both states and ... Read more...

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‘Machine Gun Preacher’ - believable drama with a strong message (IANS Movie Review)


December 11th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Machine Gun Preacher"; Cast: Gerard Butler, Michelle Monaghan, Michael Shannon; Director: Marc Forster; Rating: ****Often we see such bad things that it shakes us strongly. But we turn our backs ... Read more...

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Dad forces daughter into medieval sword fight


October 20th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 20 (IANS) An annoyed father allegedly forced his teenage daughter into putting on an armour and fighting with him in a medieval-style sword-duel until she collapsed from sheer ... Read more...

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Fred Shuttlesworth dies at the age of 89 years


October 6th, 2011 - 12:29 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Civil rights activist Fred Shuttlesworth has passed away at the age of 89. Shuttlesworth was an iconic rights activist who survived several assassination attempts and abuse ... Read more...

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Houston back to silver screen after 15 years


September 16th, 2011 - 8:15 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 16 (IANS) Singer-actress Whitney Houston is set to return to the big screen after 15 years in the remake of musical drama "Sparkle".The 48-year-old singer, who was ... Read more...

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Gerard Butler receiving death threats


September 14th, 2011 - 8:49 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Scottish actor Gerard Butler increased his security team at the ongoing Toronto Film Festival after receiving death threats.The 41-year-old was promoting his role in controversial ... Read more...

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Houston to return on big screen?


September 14th, 2011 - 5:49 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Singer Whitney Houston is reportedly planning to make her big screen comeback with the remake of 1976 film "Sparkle".Houston was last seen in "The Preacher's ... Read more...

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South Carolina preacher charged with kidnapping and rape


August 22nd, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Summerville, Aug 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A pastor in South Carolina has been denied bail for raping at least two women. Investigators are currently looking into a third possible charge of sexual misconduct ... Read more...

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4-year-old preacher Kanon Tipton enthralls audiences


August 17th, 2011 - 12:38 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) At the age that so many people are learning to talk, Kanon Tipton was teaching others about Jesus Christ. The 4-year-old is regarded as the world’s youngest ... Read more...

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Islamic Sharia law zones set up across Britain


July 28th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Islamists across Britain have launched a poster campaign, setting up zones where the Sharia law would be enforced, a media report said Thursday.The bright yellow posters ... Read more...

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Butler honoured at Ischia Film Festival


July 13th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Scottish actor Gerard Butler has received the highest accolade at Ischia Film Festival.Dailystar.co.uk reports that the 41-year-old was given the actor of the year award Monday.The ... Read more...

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Russian teenager hangs herself over doomsday fears


May 26th, 2011 - 4:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 26 (IANS) A 14-year-old girl from Russia's Volga Republic of Mari El hanged herself last Saturday (May 21) over fears that the world would end, investigators said Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Hate preacher Anjem Choudary warns UK of another 7/7 type attack after Laden’s death


May 3rd, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London. May 3 (ANI): Radical preacher Anjem Choudary has warned of another 7/7-style terror attack in Britain following the death of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.Choudary, the former UK leader of ... Read more...

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Malaysian preacher warns ‘horror movies’ could turn Muslims into polytheists


April 30th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Apr 30 (ANI): A Malaysian Islamic preacher, Mohammed Daud Che Ngah, has warned that locally produced horror movies and TV dramas could turn Muslim viewers into 'polytheists'."I think the ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh to visit Puttaparthi tomorrow


April 25th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 25 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, will visit Puttaparthi tomorrow to pay his respects to the late Sri Sathya Sai Baba.He will leave in the morning ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey is a religious icon, says US professor


April 24th, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
By using the techniques of a preacher, Winfrey has been able to create a new "gospel" that goes beyond just being a simple daytime TV show, Lofton wrote in her new ... Read more...

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France puts burqua ban into effect


April 11th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Apr.11 (ANI): A law which bans all facial coverings, except motor cycle helmets or welding masks and masks used for health issues has been imposed in France with effect from Monday.The ... Read more...

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China snubs report on human rights, tells US to stop prying


April 10th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 10 (IANS) China has urged the US to stop interfering in its internal affairs under the pretext of human rights issues. The comment came after the US criticised ... Read more...

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China tells US not to interfere in its human rights issues


April 10th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 10 (ANI): China has urged the US to stop interfering in its internal affairs under the pretext of human rights issues.Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei said that China and the ... Read more...

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Katy Perry’s boob flaunting traumatizes her mum!


March 28th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 28 (ANI): Katy Perry's mother Mary Perry Hudson has revealed that she feels ashamedwhen shesees her daughter flaunting her breasts.Katy Perry's 'Teenage Dream' is a middle-aged nightmare for ... Read more...

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US preacher says world will end around 6pm on May 21, 2011


March 27th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27 (ANI): A preacher from Oakland, California, has warned that the end of the world is nigh - 21st May 2011, to be precise.At about 6pm, Harold Camping reckons 2 ... Read more...

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Katy Perry’s preacher mom wants to publish a book on her


March 16th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Katy Perry’s preacher mother, Mary Perry Hudson, has admitted that she doesn’t agree with a lot of the career choices that the singer makes.The mother is ... Read more...

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Muslim preacher arrested over assault on children at mosque in England


February 16th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16(ANI): West Yorkshire Police have arrested a 59-year-old Muslim preacher over alleged assaults on children at a mosque in Keighley, England.According to the Daily Mail, the preacher was arrested after ... Read more...

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Mumbai terror attack inspirer Naik spreading ‘hate messages’ via satellite TV in UK


February 12th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): Zakir Naik, a Islamic preacher whose sermons had allegedly acted as inspiration for the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks, has reportedly been broadcasting hate messages into British homes via ... Read more...

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Cyber chatting against Islam, says Malaysian preacher


February 8th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 8 (IANS) Cyber chatting is against Islam, a Muslim preacher in Malaysia has said. Preacher and motivational speaker Mohammed Zawawi Yusoh told Harian Metro newspaper that people who engage ... Read more...

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Iron Lady’s Indian mystic guru who predicted she’d be Premier for 11yrs


January 29th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Margaret Thatcher was one of the strongest women leaders the world has ever seen, but what many do not know is that one of her sources of strength ... Read more...

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Man arrested in England for allegedly burning Koran


January 21st, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Carlisle (England), Jan 21(ANI): A 32-year-old man has been arrested after a Koran was allegedly burned during an anti-Islam rant in Carlisle, England.The arrest came after a man was reported to have ... Read more...

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US Koran-burning pastor banned from entering UK


January 20th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20(ANI): The U.S. preacher who sparked outrage by saying that he was going to burn copies of the Koran has been banned from entering the UK.Pastor Terry Jones had ... Read more...

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Evil UK culture responsible for Asian sex gang attacks: Hate preacher


January 17th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.17 (ANI): Britain's evil culture is primarily responsible for the recent Asian sex gang attacks in the country, hate preacher Anjem Choudhry has said.The intolerant Islamic cleric sparked fury by saying ... Read more...

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