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Asian Correspondent
Salam Browser: Putting the world’s first ‘halal’ web browser to the testforay into the tricky world of internet surfing, with some interesting results.
Salam Browser: Putting the world’s first ‘halal’ web browser to the test
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 hours ago
foray into the tricky world of internet surfing, with some interesting results. The latest in a growing list of halal or sharia-compliant products and services, Salam Browser claims to adhere to “adab”, which loosely translates as Islamic... Read more
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dna
Afghanistan sees Taliban leader Akhundzada as rigid conservative uninterested in peacein Pakistan, officials on Thursday were trying to form a picture of a leader be
Afghanistan sees Taliban leader Akhundzada as rigid conservative uninterested in peace
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
in Pakistan, officials on Thursday were trying to form a picture of a leader best known for relentlessly applying strict sharia, or Islamic law. In his former role as one of the Taliban insurgency's senior judges, he was responsible for issuing... Read more
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dna
Jaitley disapproves of Swamy's "personal" offensive, Congress dismisses it as "meek" defenceand said it was "reckless disregard of the national security interests of India
Jaitley disapproves of Swamy's "personal" offensive, Congress dismisses it as "meek" defence
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
and said it was "reckless disregard of the national security interests of India." He said Rajan insisted on permitting Sharia compliant financial institutions although there is no such provision in the RBI Act. In his letter on May 17, Modi... Read more
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The Hindu
Sack Raghuram Rajan now, Subramanian Swamy tells PM in second letterusing unsecured Chicago University email id and publicly disparaging the BJP go
Sack Raghuram Rajan now, Subramanian Swamy tells PM in second letter
The Hindu / Posted 5 hours ago
using unsecured Chicago University email id and publicly disparaging the BJP government. “The RBI Act ruling out Sharia compliant financial institutions, and which re-affirmed by the RBI and Finance Ministry by their respective affidavits... Read more
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express
Theresa May runs rule over Sharia courts THERESA May has launched an inquiry into Muslim Sharia courts, after concerns
Theresa May runs rule over Sharia courts
express / Posted 8 hours ago
THERESA May has launched an inquiry into Muslim Sharia courts, after concerns that they are becoming an alternative legal system in the UK. Theresa May has launched an inquiry into Muslim Sharia law in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Swamy accuses Rajan of information leakthus anti-national in intent”. He alleged Rajan raised interest rates to force
Swamy accuses Rajan of information leak
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
thus anti-national in intent”. He alleged Rajan raised interest rates to force recession on domestic industries, permitted Sharia compliance on financial organisations despite the RBI Act not permitting this, continued to hold on to his US green... Read more
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Deepika
National News Detailpolicy was wilful and He alleged that Rajan raised interest rates to force re
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 9 hours ago
policy was wilful and He alleged that Rajan raised interest rates to force recession on domestic industries, permitted Sharia compliance on financial organisations despite RBI Act not permitting so, continued to hold on to his US Green Card... Read more
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express
Dad shoots Saudi Arabian doctor who delivered his baby because he wasn't a womanare banned from undertaking many day to day tasks to prevent them form coming i
Dad shoots Saudi Arabian doctor who delivered his baby because he wasn't a woman
express / Posted 9 hours ago
are banned from undertaking many day to day tasks to prevent them form coming into contact with men. It is against Sharia law for them not to have a chaperone when in the company of males unless they are related to them. The majority of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Libertarians field a long list of presidential candidatesconstitutional Bill of Rights and, in the Middle East, the Bush/Clinton foreign
Libertarians field a long list of presidential candidates
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
constitutional Bill of Rights and, in the Middle East, the Bush/Clinton foreign policy panders to the Islamic States and Sharia law.” *Darryl W. Perry of Keene, N.H., who is collecting donations via Bitcoin and plans to host a craft beer party... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Theresa May hails ‘benefits’ of Sharia as inquiry set up into ‘misuse’ of Islamic lawof women in cases involving divorce, domestic violence and child custody. Mrs
Theresa May hails ‘benefits’ of Sharia as inquiry set up into ‘misuse’ of Islamic law
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
of women in cases involving divorce, domestic violence and child custody. Mrs May emphasised that it would look at how Sharia ideas were being “misused or exploited” rather than a broader examination of whether the teaching itself discriminates... Read more
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Reuters
Afghanistan sees Taliban leader as rigid conservative uninterested in peacein Pakistan, officials on Thursday were trying to form a picture of a leader be
Afghanistan sees Taliban leader as rigid conservative uninterested in peace
Reuters / Posted 12 hours ago
in Pakistan, officials on Thursday were trying to form a picture of a leader best known for relentlessly applying strict sharia, or Islamic law. In his former role as one of the Taliban insurgency's senior judges, he was responsible for issuing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Afghanistan sees Taliban leader as rigid conservative uninterested in peacein Pakistan, officials on Thursday were trying to form a picture of a leader be
Afghanistan sees Taliban leader as rigid conservative uninterested in peace
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
in Pakistan, officials on Thursday were trying to form a picture of a leader best known for relentlessly applying strict sharia, or Islamic law. In his former role as one of the Taliban insurgency's senior judges, he was responsible for issuing... Read more
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The Star
Afghanistan sees Taliban leader as rigid conservative uninterested in peacein Pakistan, officials on Thursday were trying to form a picture of a leader be
Afghanistan sees Taliban leader as rigid conservative uninterested in peace
The Star / Posted 12 hours ago
in Pakistan, officials on Thursday were trying to form a picture of a leader best known for relentlessly applying strict sharia, or Islamic law. In his former role as one of the Taliban insurgency's senior judges, he was responsible for issuing... Read more
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Red Herring
In Kabul, More Women Are Drawn to the Emerging Tech Sector — Red Herringthe Afghan capital city, home to almost 3.7 million people. That year the Talib
In Kabul, More Women Are Drawn to the Emerging Tech Sector — Red Herring
Red Herring / Posted 13 hours ago
the Afghan capital city, home to almost 3.7 million people. That year the Taliban rolled into town, imposing their strict Sharia law on the city. Overnight female dreams of entrepreneurship were dashed. The ensuing civil war pushed Momtaz out of... Read more
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heraldscotland
Edinburgh professor to chair controversial review of Sharia Lawyear. Mrs May said: “A number of women have reportedly been victims of what ap
Edinburgh professor to chair controversial review of Sharia Law
heraldscotland / Posted 13 hours ago
year. Mrs May said: “A number of women have reportedly been victims of what appear to be discriminatory decisions taken by Sharia councils, and that is a significant concern. "There is only one rule of law in our country, which provides rights and... Read more
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International Business Times
Pakistan: Beating your wife is sanctioned if she refuses to have sex or speaks too loudly the circumstances in which it believes men are permitted to beat their wives.
Pakistan: Beating your wife is sanctioned if she refuses to have sex or speaks too loudly
International Business Times / Posted 14 hours ago
the circumstances in which it believes men are permitted to beat their wives. The 20 member body advises parliament on Sharia law, and though its rulings are not binding the council is highly influential. The CII rejected a bill to protect... Read more
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Daily Star
Sharia law review: Gov probe into 'abuse' of Muslim system and its 'women victims'PROBE: Theresa May is launching a review into the effects of Sharia law on Brit
Sharia law review: Gov probe into 'abuse' of Muslim system and its 'women victims'
Daily Star / Posted 16 hours ago
PROBE: Theresa May is launching a review into the effects of Sharia law on Britain Home Secretary Theresa May said the probe will examine whether the controversial Islamic legal system is compatible with British life. It will also assess how much... Read more
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express
Muslim parents face £3,500 fine if children refuse to shake female teachers’ handsof manipulating his two sons.Related articles Fury as Muslim student's name ch
Muslim parents face £3,500 fine if children refuse to shake female teachers’ hands
express / Posted 16 hours ago
of manipulating his two sons.Related articles Fury as Muslim student's name changed to ISIS in school yearbook Sharia law compliance gets green light from UK Government A controversial exemption from shaking their female teacher’s hand... Read more
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Breitbart
Geller: What’s so Funny About Jihad Mass Murder?What’s so funny about jihad terror, sharia, female genital mutilation, gender a
Geller: What’s so Funny About Jihad Mass Murder?
Breitbart / Posted 17 hours ago
What’s so funny about jihad terror, sharia, female genital mutilation, gender apartheid, creed apartheid, Islamic Jew-hatred, and kuffarophobia? Muslim “comedian” Dean Obeidallah writes in Mediaite: “For years the Council on American-Islamic... Read more
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The Economic Times
Subramanian Swamy fires fresh salvo, makes 6-point case for Raghuram Rajan's sackingthe mandatory trip for at least one day residence in the USA," he said. He fur
Subramanian Swamy fires fresh salvo, makes 6-point case for Raghuram Rajan's sacking
The Economic Times / Posted 17 hours ago
the mandatory trip for at least one day residence in the USA," he said. He further said that Rajan insisted on permitting Sharia compliant financial institutions although there is no such provision in the RBI Act. Swamy in his letter on May 17 to... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesthe belief in "The Law of The Land?" If these primitive Muslims are in the UK B
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
the belief in "The Law of The Land?" If these primitive Muslims are in the UK British Law is IT!--------Now read this------"Sharia law in UK is now in Spread of Islam Phase 4. Muslim imams in the UK now outnumber the UK's Christian pastors, and... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 17 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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Northern Echo
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesMrs May said: " This review will be a full, independent review to explore wheth
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Northern Echo / Posted 17 hours ago
Mrs May said: " This review will be a full, independent review to explore whether, and to what extent, the application of Sharia law may be incompatible with the law in England and Wales, such as legislation around equality. "The review will also... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Kingston Guardian / Posted 17 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Oxford Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Streatham Guardian / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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Bury Times
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Bury Times / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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Gazette
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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guardian-series
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
guardian-series / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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asianage
Swamy accuses Rajan of ‘disparaging’ BJP govt, asks Modi to sack himthe mandatory trip for at least one day residence in the USA," he said. He fur
Swamy accuses Rajan of ‘disparaging’ BJP govt, asks Modi to sack him
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
the mandatory trip for at least one day residence in the USA," he said. He further said that Rajan insisted on permitting Sharia compliant financial institutions although there is no such provision in the RBI Act. Swamy in his letter on May 17 to... Read more
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asianage
Swamy accuses Rajan of �disparaging' BJP govt, asks Modi to sack himthe mandatory trip for at least one day residence in the USA," he said. He fur
Swamy accuses Rajan of �disparaging' BJP govt, asks Modi to sack him
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
the mandatory trip for at least one day residence in the USA," he said. He further said that Rajan insisted on permitting Sharia compliant financial institutions although there is no such provision in the RBI Act. Swamy in his letter on May 17 to... Read more
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International Business Times
Sharia law inquiry will investigate 'discrimination and unacceptable' use in England and Wales The Home Office has launched an independent review into how Sharia law could be
Sharia law inquiry will investigate 'discrimination and unacceptable' use in England and Wales
International Business Times / Posted 18 hours ago
The Home Office has launched an independent review into how Sharia law could be misused or exploited in the UK as part of the government's counterterrorism strategy. Forced marriages and divorce settlements that are unfair to women and contrary to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Swamy levels 6 allegations against RBI’s Rajan, asks PM Modi to sack himheld our government responsible for climate of intolerance in the country,” Swa
Swamy levels 6 allegations against RBI’s Rajan, asks PM Modi to sack him
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
held our government responsible for climate of intolerance in the country,” Swamy said. Rajan insisted on permitting Sharia compliant financial institutions though there was no such provision in the RBI act, he said. (With agency... Read more
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Harrow Times
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Harrow Times / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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This is West Country
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
This is West Country / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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Gazette News
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Gazette News / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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dna
Raghuram Rajan sending 'confidential and sensitive' financial information to people around the world, claims Swamythe mandatory trip for at least one day residence in the USA," he said. He fur
Raghuram Rajan sending 'confidential and sensitive' financial information to people around the world, claims Swamy
dna / Posted 18 hours ago
the mandatory trip for at least one day residence in the USA," he said. He further said that Rajan insisted on permitting Sharia compliant financial institutions although there is no such provision in the RBI Act. Swamy in his letter on May 17 to... Read more
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Bolton News
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Bolton News / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities Home Secretary Theresa May said the inquiry into Sharia law is under way An
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
Home Secretary Theresa May said the inquiry into Sharia law is under way An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communitiesAn independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in com
Sharia law inquiry to assess degree of 'harm' to communities
Croydon Guardian / Posted 18 hours ago
An independent review of Sharia law will examine how it can cause "harm" in communities, the Home Secretary has said. Theresa May said this will include assessing how much it is being "misused or exploited" to discriminate against women and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Subramanian Swamy fires fresh salvo; asks PM Narendra Modi to sack Raghuram Rajan immediatelythe mandatory trip for at least one day residence in the USA," he said. He fur
Subramanian Swamy fires fresh salvo; asks PM Narendra Modi to sack Raghuram Rajan immediately
The Economic Times / Posted 18 hours ago
the mandatory trip for at least one day residence in the USA," he said. He further said that Rajan insisted on permitting Sharia compliant financial institutions although there is no such provision in the RBI Act. Swamy in his letter on May 17 to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Refugees in Germany turn to church for sanctuaryof the state authorities. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere last yea
Refugees in Germany turn to church for sanctuary
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 hours ago
of the state authorities. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere last year compared it to the application of Islamic Sharia law, a comment he later retracted. In practice, the tradition is tolerated in Germany, where about two in three of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former NATO Secretary-General Calls for Global Alliance Against Terrorismextremists and global terror. He said: "Terrorism targets our values; to repla
Former NATO Secretary-General Calls for Global Alliance Against Terrorism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
extremists and global terror. He said: "Terrorism targets our values; to replace democracy with tyranny, rule of law with Sharia, and minority rights with oppression. "We therefore need to create a forum where world democracies will meet to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Aquino okays farm tourism, Halal export devt bills into lawfrom receiving countries. Some “fly-by-night” certifying bodies may issue certi
Aquino okays farm tourism, Halal export devt bills into law
Manila Bulletin / Posted 21 hours ago
from receiving countries. Some “fly-by-night” certifying bodies may issue certification without duly inspecting the goods,” she stressed. Halal means permitted or lawful. Halal foods are those allowed to be eaten according to the Islamic Sharia... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lack of Rules Affects Investors in Islamic Bankingthe country to hasten the formation of Islamic banking instruments to guide pot
Lack of Rules Affects Investors in Islamic Banking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
the country to hasten the formation of Islamic banking instruments to guide potential investors. He stresses that under Sharia, Islamic financial institutions are not allowed to have interest rates components in their products as is norm in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This is what ISIS does to its fighters who try to desert their postsgangs cut the tongues of five of its members who tried to flee from the city af
This is what ISIS does to its fighters who try to desert their posts
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 hours ago
gangs cut the tongues of five of its members who tried to flee from the city after being sentenced by the so-called ISIS Sharia Court." He added: "ISIS committed this crime in public in front of its members and citizens." The jihadists may have... Read more
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