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Iranians move into front line of the Middle East’s quest for religious change

A recent online survey by scholars at two Dutch universities of Iranian attitudes towards religion has revealed a stunning rejection of state-imposed adherence to conservative religious...
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Increased sectarian violence in Pakistan, why is the Gulf silent?

Silent about rising sectarian violence in Pakistan, Gulf states vying for religious soft power risk exposing the limitations of their concepts of an undefined...
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Op-ed: Is the OIC really doing its job?

On 21 August 1969, an Australian-born Christian Dennis Michael Rohan attempted to set fire to the Ancient Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem. The fire destroyed...
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Indonesia potentially set to take on China and claim leadership of ‘moderate’ Islam

President Joko Widodo’s recent cabinet reshuffle suggests that Indonesia may adopt a more critical attitude towards China and reinforce government support for efforts by Nahdlatul Ulama...
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KP govt to reconstruct Hindu temple vandalized by angry mob

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has announced to reconstruct the Hindu temple damaged by a violent mob in Karak on Wednesday. Chief Minister, Mahmood Khan,...
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Op-Ed: Demolition of Babri Mosque is an act of Hindu revenge

India is, constitutionally, a secular country. A Constitution is a fundamental law from which other laws emanate. But the Indian government and its courts...
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France targets mosques in crackdown on radical Islam

French authorities will inspect dozens of mosques and prayer halls suspected of radical teachings starting Thursday as part of a crackdown on Islamist extremists...
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North Yorkshire Police includes hijab, headscarves in police uniforms

North Yorkshire Police in the UK have included headscarf and hijab in its uniform to facilitate female Muslim police officers. The development came in...
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Khadim Hussain Rizvis’ of France

France and its revolutionary ideas have given much to the world. From Rousseau and Voltaire to Emile Durkheim to Fernand Braudel - the historian...
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Why suicide in Pakistan becoming more common?

The suicide rates in Pakistan are much lower than the worldwide average. However, it is quite difficult to determine accurate suicide rates in a...
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How US coerced Pakistan into war on terror

After the Islamic revolution in Iran in March 1979, the next big event that took place was the occupation of Afghanistan by the Soviet...
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Macron is doing to Muslims what the Nazis did to the Jews

Pakistan’s minister for human rights has accused Emmanuel Macron of his treatment of his country’s Muslim population like Jews in Nazi Germany after the...
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Netherlands boxing champ Ruby Jesiah Mesu accepts Islam

Netherlands Boxing star Ruby Jesiah Mesu has converted to Islam. The boxer announced the news on her official Instagram account.According to the details, Jesiah...
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France is losing its battle with Muslims, Islam and now the West

The French government would have its critics believe that it is the victim of a serious misunderstanding, or worse, a vilification campaign led by...
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New Zealand Police introduce hijab for Muslim officer uniforms

New Zealand Police has introduced hijab in their uniforms in an effort to make the Police service inclusive with respect to the demographics of...
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Withering unity of Muslim Ummah

Conferring upon Narendra Modi, the highest civil award by the UAE government nearly one year back in August 2019, amid a situation where Modi...
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Wife of former Korean K-Pop singer embraces Islam after him

The wife of a popular Korean YouTuber and former K-Pop singer, Daud Kim accepts Islam after him. Kim had announced her wife Mia had...
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Muslim girl dies, after being burnt alive for refusing to marry Hindu man

A Muslim girl in Bihar, India died on Monday 17 days after she was set on fire, alive by a Hindu man for refusing...
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French leader Marine Le Pen calls for ban on Pakistani immigration

French leader, Marine Le Pen, has demanded a ban on Pakistani migration following a massive backlash against the French government in Pakistan over the...
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‘Painful punishment awaits’: Zakir Naik warns BJP followers disrespecting holy figures

Prominent Islamic scholar, Zakir Naik, has called for the boycott of French products following the disrespect of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) by the French...
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Is Islamophobia being used as a tool to further West’s political agendas?

Islamophobia can be termed as systemic and schemed racism, discrimination, hatred, prejudice, bigotry and fear against Muslims in general and the religion Islam in...
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Dr. Mahatir Muhammad’s tweet reminds world of French atrocities in Algeria

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahatir Muhammad’s statement on Twitter has made rounds in the international media, and it has been claimed that he...
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Mahathir Mohamad in the eye of storm after explosive tweets

Malaysia's former premier Mahathir Mohamad said on Thursday that "Muslims have a right to be angry and to kill millions of French people for...
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The diversity of opinion in Islamic thought

Jordanian ruler Abdullah I bin Al-Hussein gloated in 1924 when Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the visionary who carved modern Turkey out of the ruins of...
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A lesson for Macron: Freedom of expression is not absolute

Once again, the Muslim world has been deeply saddened and enraged by the heart-wrenching comments of French president Emmanuel Macron about Islam and its...
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Op-ed: Macron’s myopic views about Islam need to change

Once again, France finds itself in the center of turmoil ignited by the highly bigoted speech of the French President Emanuel Macron in which...
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‘It causes Muslims pain’: PM Imran explains blasphemy issue to French President Macron

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan accused French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday of "attacking Islam" after the European leader criticized Islam and defended the...
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Erdogan tells Macron to undergo ‘mental checks’

 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday slammed his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, over his policies toward Muslims, saying that he needed "mental checks."Macron,...
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Emmanuel Macron does not need to build an Enlightenment Islam, because that already exists

A French high school teacher who had shown caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad to his class was beheaded on Oct. 16 by an 18-year-old Muslim...
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Islam in the West: Freedom to express or oppress?

Atheism has been on the rise during the recent years, mostly in the West, where a big chunk of the people, especially youngsters, prefer...

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KP minister blasts Bilawal for ex-FATA development remarks

Taimur Khan Jhagra, Khuber Pakhtunkhwa’s Health and Finance Minister, on Sunday took to Twitter to express how PDM parties have ignored Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP)...

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