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CNN

Christian man prays with Jerusalem Muslims as religious tensions flare
CNN
Jerusalem (CNN) Nidal Aboud stood out as one among many. As the men around him bowed, he made the sign of the cross. As they chanted their prayers, he read the Bible to himself. And as they said "Allahu Akbar" -- God is greatest -- he stood silently ...

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The Independent

Muslim worshippers reject surveillance cameras installed at Temple Mount
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israel Police installed sophisticated surveillance cameras at the Lion's Gate of the Old City of Jerusalem, where most Muslim worshippers enter the Temple Mount, in an effort to clear the metal detectors from the site, which has ...
Israeli police ban Muslim men aged under 50 from Friday prayers in JerusalemThe Independent
Israel Installs Cameras at Holy Site Amid Flaring Tensions With Muslim WorshipersNBCNews.com
Tensions Spike In Jerusalem's Old City Over Metal Detectors At Muslim ShrineNPR
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Buffalo News

Muslim community center welcomed — as long as that's all it is
Buffalo News
On the corner of Suffolk Street and Minnesota Avenue in the city's University District stands one of the biggest houses on its side of the block. The vacant, three-story building looks like it was a multi-family dwelling at one time. But a plan to open ...



Independent Online

Muslim scholars condemn Joey Rasdien's 'sacrilegious satire'
Independent Online
Cape Town - Muslim scholars have condemned 'in the strongest terms' the comments made by Joey Rasdien during his slot at the the Ilm Arts Festival at the Sandton Convention Centre on Saturday. This comes after Rasdien came under fire for making ...

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The Sun

What is Donald Trump's 'Muslim travel ban', are laptops banned on flights and which countries are affected?
The Sun
THE US Supreme Court has rejected a bid by Donald Trump to include grandparents and other relatives of Americans in his travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority countries. But the President can still enforce his 90-day ban on some travellers from ...
Grandparents Eligible For Visas Under Expanded Instructions On Travel BanNPR

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Daily Mail

'Sharia law opponents are bigots': Muslim psychologist calls for Australia to introduce special laws for followers ...
Daily Mail
A prominent Muslim psychologist with a practice in Sydney's west says opponents of Sharia law are bigots. Hanan Dover has told her 10,898 Facebook followers Australia needed to allow special laws for Muslims. 'Religious groups can engage the laws and ...



The Independent

Miss Australia attacked for being Muslim responds: 'Life is too short for negativity'
The Independent
Miss World Australia 2017 winner Esma Voloder has responded to those who claim that she is not representative of the country because of her Muslim beliefs. “I forgive them... I feel it comes from a lack of understanding,” Voloder told Australian ...
Beauty queen 'forgives' Aussies unhappy that she's MuslimFree Malaysia Today

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The Independent

'People say you can't be gay and Muslim. They are incredibly ignorant,' says LGBT activist
The Independent
He condemned those who argued that it was not possible to reconcile the Muslim faith with being LGBT. Last week, LBC presenter, Maajid Nawaz, was left shocked after a caller told him one could not be both gay and a Muslim while discussing the case of ...
First Muslim drag queen says there have been 'countless' Muslim gay marriagesPinkNews

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The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com

Muslim Preacher Remanded on Incitement Charges
The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com
Jerusalem Magistrates Court Judge Keren Miller on Sunday remanded until Monday the arrest of a Muslim preacher, 42, a resident Jerusalem's Wadi Joz neighborhood, arrested last Friday for incitement. During Friday's already highly charged noon prayer ...

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The Globe and Mail

A ban on Muslim cemeteries is an attack on us all
The Globe and Mail
It would be easiest and most gratifying to call residents of Saint-Apollinaire, Que., nasty, anti-Islamic bigots for saying non to having a Muslim cemetery in town. It might, for a handful of the tiny fraction of villagers who voted in last Sunday's ...

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The Independent

Muslim woman detained for reading Syrian art book on plane takes court action
The Independent
A Muslim woman, who was detained and questioned at a UK airport for reading a book about Syrian art onboard her honeymoon flight, is taking her holiday company to court. Faizah Shaheen was travelling back from Turkey on 3 August 2016, when she was ...
British Muslim woman demands apology after being detained for reading Syrian art book on planeEvening Standard

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QNS.com

Op-Ed: Here we go again – Trump's Muslim travel ban is back
QNS.com
I am thinking especially of the many Bangladeshi and Turkish Muslims in Queens. There has been an increase in terror attacks in Bangladesh in recent years, for instance. What will stop the administration from making the exact same case to ban visitors ...

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Washington Post

'Muslim Town': A look inside Philadelphia's thriving Muslim culture
Washington Post
In the 1960s, the term “American Muslim” tended to refer to members of the Nation of Islam, a black nationalist group that thrived during the tumultuous years of the civil rights movement. But shifting demographics have altered that image, which has ...



The Independent

Muslim mother sues London school for banning her from wearing face veil
The Independent
A Muslim mother has launched legal action against her daughter's school after she was told she, the parent, was not allowed to wear a face veil on the premises. Rachida Serroukh, 37, a single mother of three girls, was reportedly told by teachers ...
Muslim mum suing posh Kensington secondary school for discrimination after being 'banned from wearing a full face ...The Sun
Muslim mother sues school dubbed 'the socialist Eton' for banning her from wearing face veil on its premisesDaily Mail
School bans Muslim mum from wearing veil in its groundsMetro
The Guardian
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NDTV

Muslim Woman Assaulted, Hijab Pulled Off In A Tube Station In London
NDTV
Muslim Woman Assaulted, Hijab Pulled Off In A Tube Station In London. Aniso Abdulkadir was waiting for a tube at Baker Street station on July 16 when she says the man grabbed her headscarf before lashing out with his fists and pinning one of her ...
Muslim woman attacked, hijab pulled off in LondonThe Indian Express

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CBC.ca

Muslim designers push forward modest fashion movement
CBC.ca
Despite the arrest and subsequent release this week of a young Saudi woman wearing a miniskirt in a video that went viral, a growing number of Canadian fashion designers are looking to prove that fashion for Muslim women can be both modest and fun.



The Guardian

Muslim mother takes legal action against school over face veil ban
The Guardian
A Muslim mother has launched legal action against her daughter's school, after being told she could not wear a face veil on its premises. Rachida Serroukh, 37, a single mother of three daughters, has begun a discrimination test case against the ...



The Standard

Muslim leaders cry foul over issuance of passports
The Standard
Council of Kenya Muslims Organising Secretary, Sharrif Hussein Omar said their pleas have fallen on deaf ears even after meeting President Uhuru Kenyatta during the EId ul Fitr, who assured them that issuance of passports and ID cards to the Muslim ...



Globalnews.ca

Canadian women create 'offline dating' service for Muslims looking for love
Globalnews.ca
Apps like Minder (the Muslim version of Tinder), and Muzmatch offer (sometimes an overwhelming) amount of options, and other popular apps like Dil Mil, Bumble and Tinder also have plenty of Muslims in the pool. But when 39-year-old Bano Murtuja of ...



The Express Tribune

Brutal lynching in India: Muslim bodybuilder killed over faith or gang rivalry?
The Express Tribune
A disturbing video of an Indian Muslim man being brutally lynched by 11 people armed with swords and sticks in Maharashtra state has gone viral on social media and prompted a debate on the victim's identity. According to reports in Indian media, the ...

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Daily Trust

Muslim women task government, wealth on poverty eradication
Daily Trust
By Abbas Jimoh | Publish Date: Jul 23 2017 5:23PMA coalition of Muslim women groups under the auspices of Women in Da'awah (WID) Organization has urged the Federal Government and wealthy individuals in the country to see the eradication of poverty ...



Daily Mail

Plans to build a sprawling 2.7-hectare Muslim-only gated community with mosque, Islamic school, apartments and ...
Daily Mail
A masterplan to build an exclusive Muslim enclave complete with a mosque and apartments has been shut down by Brisbane City Council amidst heavy opposition from the local community. The Australian International Islamic College lodged plans to add an ...

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LBC

Maajid On Why School Was Right To Stop Muslim Woman Wearing Burqa On Premises
LBC
A Muslim mother has threatened legal action against a London school after being told not to wear the burqa, a religious face veil, on the premises. Single mother-of-three, Rachida Serroukh, 37, said Holland Park School in Kensington discriminated ...
London School Sued by Muslim Woman 'Shaken' by No-Face Veil PolicyBreitbart News

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The Indian Express

Speaking up for Muslim women
The Indian Express
On the one hand, it is projected as the most important issue faced by Muslim women, and on the other, we have bodies such as the Muslim Personal Law Board refusing to acknowledge its existence in the country. Together, these issues pave the way for ...



BBC News

Arizona senator defends Muslim opponent from online attacks
BBC News
Republican Arizona Senator Jeff Flake has come to defend a woman who wants to unseat him after she received hateful messages about her Muslim religion. Democratic candidate Deedra Abboud, 45, came under attack after she posted a campaign ...
Arizona Senator Defends His Muslim Opponent From Online AttacksGood News Network
Roberts: Arizona Senate candidate under attack for being MuslimAZCentral.com
Jeff Flake on Twitter: "Hang in there @deedra2018. Sorry you have to put up with this. Lots of wonderful people ...Twitter
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Daily Mail

Thugs hurl water over traditionally-dressed Muslim women standing outside a mosque in fake acid attack
Daily Mail
Thugs have been filmed hurling water over two Muslim women who were standing outside a mosque in a fake acid attack. The women, who were dressed in traditional Muslim clothing, were set upon by men in a black car which slowed down so a passenger ...
Shocking CCTV footage shows 'fake acid attack' thugs hurl water over Muslim women walking out of a mosque in ...The Sun
Fake acid attack carried out on Muslim women after water is thrown in their faceMetro

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The Independent

Muslim attacked by knife-wielding robber in mosque calms him down and makes him breakfast
The Independent
A Muslim who was attacked by a knife-wielding robber in a mosque cooked him breakfast to calm him down and then sat to hear his life story. Ali Yassine spotted Stefan Boyle, 28, hiding under a table in a mosque in Dundrum, Dublin, and told him to leave.



The Guardian

Taboo-busting sex guide offers advice to Muslim women seeking fulfilling love lives
The Guardian
Muslim women's organisations have praised her, saying the book will empower Muslim women and protect them from entering into sexually abusive relationships. Shaista Gohir, chair of the Muslim Women's Network UK which runs the Muslim Women's ...



The Independent

Michigan official refuses to apologise for calling to 'kill all Muslims'
The Independent
A Michigan government official who posted a call on Facebook to kill all Muslims has said he “owe[s] nobody an apology”. Jeff Sieting, the president of a small village in northern Michigan, was recently discovered to have posted anti-Muslim messages on ...
Village president: 'I owe nobody an apology' for posts | Local News | record-eagle.comRecord-Eagle

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The Independent

Muslim women are incorporating their hijabs into incredible Disney cosplay makeovers
The Independent
Usually I pick a character that covers most of my body, so it's easier for me to wear it in the 'Muslimah' style," employing the Arabic term for Muslim women. Saraswati now has over 365,000 followers on Instagram after sharing over 300 of her Disney ...



The Independent

Muslim women are incorporating their hijabs into incredible Disney cosplay makeovers
The Independent
Usually I pick a character that covers most of my body, so it's easier for me to wear it in the 'Muslimah' style," employing the Arabic term for Muslim women. Saraswati now has over 365,000 followers on Instagram after sharing over 300 of her Disney ...