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   RADICALISATION OF CHINESE MUSLIMS
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   SAUDI MONARCHY – Against the revival of Caliphate?
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   Moslems want to live by Sharia Law should go to Saudi Arabia
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   Islam is totalitarian ideology, therefore the right to religious freedom should not apply to Islam
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   Women and Jihad, Women obligated go to Jihad
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Is Islamic Fundamentalism on the rise in Turkey?
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   Brothers Kept Apart
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   Afghanistan needs to be de-Islamized
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   THE END OF AMERICA
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   Muslims Should Build More Bridges With the West, Not More Mosques
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   This conflict in the Muslim ranks is the direct result of the perceived dangers to Islam from the outside world
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   Islam and Nuclear Weapons
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   The origins of al-Qaeda
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   An EX-Muslim TELLS THE TRUTH
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   Excavation Under Masjid Al-Aqsa & Dajjal Appearing Soon
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The State of Israel has every right to do smart or silly things. Its leaders may or may not be crypto-mullahs as the jok >>>
   This blockade on Gaza is like implementing Sharia Law, it does not work!
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   Sharia and modern laws
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   Why is it permissible for Iran and not for us?
I'm not in favor of enacting the embodiment of Prophet Mohammed, (Peace Be Upon Him) the well guided caliphs or the >>>
   Muslim-Hindu Relations in Jammu Province
Every Thursday evening crowds mill around the dargah of Baba Jeewan Shah in the heart of Jammu. From their dress, most v >>>
   Islam, Nazism and Anti-Semitism
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   Islam, patriarchy and the creation of religious equality
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   Interfaith dialogue or monologue?
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   why is it always a problem to Muslim men if woman dare to say one word about the way they are treated
why is it always a major problem to Muslim men if woman dare to say one word about the way they are treated, what was ac >>>
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   The rising Islamic tide over Europe
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When the Netherlands' Party for Freedom leader Geert Wilders recently addressed voters in Almere, a Dutch city of 20 >>>
   Muslims are Shining Stars
I was watching the big question and thought the Muslims in the audience shone bright above the rest of the audience. In >>>
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   Indonesia and the West
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   Islam Insulted, Muslim Converts In Denmark Increased Instead
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   Is religious tolerance a success in Indonesia? No, it’s not!
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   Freedom for all citizens - Palestine must be a secular state
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   U.S. Planning To Avert Pakistani Children From Islam Through TV
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The United States is planning a television programming project targeting Pakistani children in what many describe as an >>>
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Spitting on Christians in Jerusalem
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Whilst I appreciate that people are entitled to free speech, I am appalled by the comment, “What a >>>
   France Fights Terrorism by Marginalizing Muslim Women
On January 15, 2010 the AP reported the French government’s draft of a law, citing “public security concerns >>>
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   Malaysia strips Hindus of rights
Afourth generation descendant of Tamil indentured labour, P Uthayakumar, HINDRAF legal adviser and secretary-general, Hu >>>
   Hong Kong Muslimahs And Their Struggle
Hong Kong Muslimahs And Their Struggle
From a distance of approximately 10 meters, a serene recitation of the Qur'an could be heard softly. A bunch of Musl >>>
   To all my brothers and sisters in Malaysia As-Salāmu Alaykum
To all my brothers and sisters in Malaysia As-Salāmu Alaykum
As-Salāmu `Alaykum   السلام عليكمThe ju >>>
   Islam & Beard
Islam & Beard
6th Century cultural ideas, are being applied in the 21st Century, not because of rational thinking, or independent choi >>>
   After 74 years of struggle, Women still looking for freedom of dress
After 74 years of struggle, Women still looking for freedom of dress
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   The Naked Truth About Airport Scanners
To judge from the news accounts, Umar Abdulmutallab did everything to get himself caught except wear an Osama bin Laden >>>
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   Chinese cyberactivists support Iranians
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   Jordan: Teaching Jordanians To Laugh At Themselves ?
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   Non-issue from angle of Islamic law but...
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   Do not Give Up my Sister, 11-year old Afgan Girl left with no Parents , one Leg & one Hand
Do not Give Up my Sister, 11-year old Afgan Girl left with no Parents , one Leg & one Hand
A bomb dropped by coalition forces killed the parents and several siblings of 11-year-old Grana from Kandahar. She had h >>>
   What's wrong with chopping off thieves' hands, Imam asks
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Imam Mohamed El Sadi, the Muslim leader in Malta, believes chopping off the hands of thieves is a "deserving punish >>>
   Are Al-Qaeda, Muslims ?
The origins of al-Qaeda as a network inspiring terrorism around the world and training operatives can be traced to the S >>>
   Islam, inter-faith marriage and raising children
I, a muslim, am considering marriage to a bahai (religious view is they have come AFTER islam with a new religion). I ha >>>
   Yearning for popular representation, the dominance of political Islam and the rise of anti-rationalism will continue to define the Arabs' options
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   Mere love of 'Ahle-bait" does not make one a true Muslim
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   The new face of racism
The common typecast of a racist is a fat, white man hurling abuses at ‘niggers,’ ‘Pakis,’ Jews, >>>
   Greeting Christians for Christmas
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It should be clear that Muslims are commanded to deal justly and kindly with their non-Muslim acquaintances, neighbors, >>>
   Practical lesson from Melbourne Convention: God, men and pluralism
"You are lucky. A good hotel location, the city mosque is not far from your hotel, just walking distance," Has >>>
   Is Switzerland democratic ?
Is Switzerland democratic ?
The Swiss can hardly be described as democratic. Only a few decades ago women were not allowed to vote there. The Swiss >>>
   Indonesia Minister admitte the need to revise “sensitive” article on defamation Law, saying it threatens freedom of expression
Indonesia Minister admitte the need to revise “sensitive” article on defamation Law, saying it threatens freedom of expression
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Fed up with criticism of their culture & people, Qataris have begun campaign to shut down Qatar Living, most popular online forum
Fed up with criticism of their culture and people, Qataris have begun organizing a campaign to shut down Qatar Living, t >>>
   Muslims are Idolaters
The irony of Islam, it seems to me, is that Muslims, like followers of all faiths, are supreme idolators. According to o >>>
   MALDIVES: Coming to Grips With Religious Extremism
MALDIVES: Coming to Grips With Religious Extremism
For a small country of its size and homogenous population, one would expect Maldives to have the least of the problems w >>>
   Female Imam
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   Statelessness, refugees and human rights
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights proclaimed in Article 14 that everyone has the right to seek and enjoy in othe >>>
   A lesson to draw from the Swiss ban on minarets
Switzerland is a tiny state, with a population of around 7.5 million — less than the population of Jakarta. As rec >>>
   Why I based Superheroes on Islam
2010 is around the corner, and if global statistics are correct, I have already lived the first half of my life. Life is >>>
   Foie Gras & Treatment of Animals:An Islamic Perspective
Foie Gras & Treatment of Animals:An Islamic Perspective
Foie Gras means "Fatty Liver"It's A very luxurious delicacy that originates from FranceBut this dish comes >>>
   Help the 21-year old Iraqi gay activist is in Holland applied for asylum
Help the 21-year old Iraqi gay activist is in Holland applied for asylum
Anwar Basim Saleh, the 21-year old Iraqi gay activist from Baghdad, is at present in Holland, where he has applied for a >>>
   How can muslims who ruled India for 800 years be DALITS ?
MUSLIMS ruled India for 800 years while DALITs faced discrimination - NOT from HINDUS alone but from MUSLIMS too. Hindu >>>
   Islamic law is not as perfect as many Muslims insist
Islamic law is not as perfect as many Muslims insist
If a secular law failed, then blame the law. When Islamic law fails, blame the stupid human behind the law who cannot ca >>>
   Statement Of Al Qaeda In The Arab Peninsula regarding the Flood Disaster in Jeddah
“And we will surely test you with something of fear and hunger and a loss of wealth and lives and fruits, but give >>>
   The Hypocrisy of Al-Demoqratia , So this is how democracy works?
In 2004, France banned headscarves and school principals chased after young "defiant" Muslim girls who continu >>>
   Muslims to rule the world ?
A reading of the verse 55 of Surah Al-Noor seems to suggest that. But when Muslim were the sole ruler of the much of the >>>
   Indian Muslim Orgs against two-nation theory
I have always believed and more I look more evidence I find that Jinnah was not the sole spokesman of Muslims of India a >>>
   Hijab-Free Zones ?
Pundits and scholars don't seem to grow tired of discussing the increase in religiosity in Egypt over the past coupl >>>
   When Muslim immigrants reject the ideology of a fundamentalist male clergy
"Only when Muslim immigrants and converts in Europe reject the twisted ideology of a fundamentalist male clergy wil >>>
   Palestinian refugees’ life in Lebanon
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The most dangerous place for a Muslim woman is at home
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French and Muslim concepts of hospital procedures
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Afghan women demonstrate against a new law
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The Baha’i faith case for deviation?
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Muslim father has hired killer to kill his daughter because wearing short skirts
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No Mosque in my city !
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Palestinian philosopher Prof Sari Nusseibeh win Honorary Doctorates in Belgium
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Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na’im get Honorary Doctorate In Belgium
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   Hate me and I Love you
Hate me and I Love you
You may distance with me.... hate me .... for the boundaries you have created...... in your mind vis-à-vis me.... >>>
   BACKWARDS ARABS USE ISRAEL AS A PRETEXT
How come this country (Israel) has developed a democratic regime, although it too has been at war and is surrounded by e >>>
   Israel use of unlawful White Phosphorus in Gaza
Israel use of unlawful White Phosphorus in Gaza
 Report from : Human Rights WatchChemical ‘Obscurant’ Poses Serious Risk to Civilians“White phosp >>>
   UK Jews demand Israeli ceasefire
A number of prominent British Jews have written an open letter calling on the Israeli government to halt its military op >>>
   The West in denial , Palestinian refuse to surrender
“WHAT do you say to a gorilla with a machine gun?” goes the old joke. The correct answer is “Sir!&rdqu >>>
   passenger forced to cover his T-shirt because it displayed Arabic script
An air passenger forced to cover his T-shirt because it displayed Arabic script has been awarded a payout of $240,000 (& >>>
   Afghan man accused of abortion on raped 14-year-old sister
Girl in critical condition after stomach cut open with razor blade in cattle shedThe mother and brother of a 14-year-old >>>
   Why Peace Now
Whether the United States continues to advocate the preemptive war doctrine or becomes a 'green' and 'soft&# >>>
   Young Muslims Build a Subculture on an Underground Book
Young Muslims Build a Subculture on an Underground Book David Ahntholz for The New York TimesMichael Muhammad Knight, t >>>
   The Jews Face a Double Standard
Why doesn't Israel have the same right to self-defense as other nations? The world-wide protests against Israel >>>
   Police warn British Jews of revenge attacks
Police warn British Jews of revenge attacksProminent figures could be targeted by Islamic militantsAdam Fresco and Sean >>>
   China and Gaza
My colleagues and I interviewed a senior Hamas leader, Mahmoud Zahar, who'd just been appointed Foreign Minister. We >>>
   Pakistan: Key facts
Pakistan is a country of 158 million people of diverse ethnic origins. More than half of the population live in Punjab, >>>
   Be proud of where you come from, what you stand for and who you are
Be proud of where you come from, what you stand for and who you are
 Feeling a little left out in the Christmas season?  Be proud of where you come from, what you stand for and w >>>
   The First Muslims mayor in The Netherlands
The First Muslims mayor in The Netherlands
Moroccan-born politician Ahmed Aboutaleb was sworn in Monday as the Netherlands' first immigrant mayor, taking charg >>>
   Teacher shortages in Afghanistan
The international forces say they have significantly improved life for most Afghans since 2001 Since the fall of the Ta >>>
   Taleban threaten to blow up girls’ schools if they refuse to close
The Taleban have ordered the closure of all girls’ schools in the war-ravaged Swat district and warned parents and >>>
   Muslim family kicked off plane
WASHINGTON  A Muslim family removed from an airliner Thursday after passengers became concerned about their convers >>>
   Suicide bombing in Iran Sunni VS Shiite
TEHRAN: Employing a tactic not seen in Iran before, a suicide bomber affiliated with a Sunni militant group killed four >>>
   Sahar Daftary’s death fall exposed polygamy in Britain
The death of a model who learnt that her husband was already married has shone a light into the murky world of Muslim po >>>
   Israel miscalculation about division between Palestinian and Hamas
An Israeli intelligence briefing this morning argued that many Palestinians in Gaza were fed up with Hamas. Israel seems >>>
   Viagra to get information from Afghan warlords !
'Viagra lure' for Afghan warlords Viagra is not always known about in rural areas of AfghanistanAmerica's C >>>
   al-Azhar approved the first interpretation of the Koran by a woman
Egypt clerics back woman's Koran Students At Azhar University Campus holding KoranThe highest authority of Sunni Is >>>
   Saudi Arabian campaign against the abuse of domestic workers
A Saudi Arabian campaign against the abuse of domestic workers in the country has sparked controversy. There are an esti >>>
   Australian government will not apologise to an Muslim doctor wrongly detained
Australian government will not apologise to an Muslim doctor wrongly detained
'No apology' for detained doctor Dr Haneef intends to seek compensation for his treatmentThe Australian governm >>>
   Unfair Australia terror law
'New Australia terror law needed' Dr Haneef should never have been arrestedAn Australian judicial inquiry into >>>
   Mosque on fire in France
Attempt to burn a mosque Saturday in Saint-Priest, a mosque near Lyon ' france), more than a thousand people demonst >>>
   Muslim men ‘think they have God-given right to beat wives’
Muslim men ‘think they have God-given right to beat wives’, claims female Muslim medicFatima Husain, a consu >>>
   Muslim’s scarf leads to arrest at courthouse in USA
Muslim’s scarf leads to arrest at courthouse in USA
A Douglasville woman was jailed Tuesday after a judge found her in contempt of court for refusing to remove her hijab, t >>>
   Another Dutch politician presents a film about Islam
                  Dutch politician >>>
   Doctor terrorist jailed for 32 years
An NHS doctor who tried to kill and maim thousands of people in terrorist car bomb attacks in London and Glasgow was jai >>>
   Afghan terrorist in Paris
Afghan terrorist in Paris
Bomb threat, fear terrorism on the city, Le Printemps-Haussmann, Paris, Paris 9th, at noon, the new spreads like wildfir >>>
   Throws shoes at Bush in Iraq
Throws shoes at Bush in Iraq
It is great to throws shoes at Bush in Iraq but is even greater that you can do such things.Is always better to shout an >>>
   EU Court Backs French Hijab Ban
STRASBOURG: The European Court of Human Rights on Thursday threw out an appeal by a Muslim student against Turkey's >>>
   Let’s stop child marriages
For a girl of 10 or less to marry under any circumstances or using any justification cannot be acceptable to anyone who >>>
   Nazi's new Enemies of Islam
Nazi's new Enemies of Islam
At a time when Jew haters in the Islamic world have become more assertive than ever, Berlin's Center for Research on >>>
   Muslims tombs were desecrated in France
Muslims tombs were desecrated in France
While Muslims are celebrating Eid al-Adha, about 500 Muslims tombs at Notre-Dame de Lorette cemetery were desecrated, fo >>>
   AFGHAN JEWS
AFGHAN JEWS
PLEASE INVITE AS MANY AFGHAN JEWS YOU KNOW! SO MANY PEOPLE DON'T KNOW THE HISTORY OF THE AFGHAN JEWISH PEOPLE, IT >>>
   French Headscarf Ban Not Discrimination
French Headscarf Ban Not Discrimination
Europe’s top courts have ruled in favor of a French school that expelled two Muslim girls for refusing to remove t >>>
   Half of all Pakistanis are illiterate
One reason the country is such a mess today is that half of all Pakistanis are illiterate. In the southern Punjab a coup >>>
   why Pakistan is unable to deal with radical Islamist groups
There are several reasons for this, among the most salient being the fact that the liberal, progressive middle class in >>>
   How many Muslims condemn the Mumbai attacks?
How many Muslims condemn the Mumbai attacks?
Now's your chance. Self-styled Mujahadeen, identifying as Muslims have opened fire on crowds of unarmed civilians wi >>>
   Inferiority Complex in The Muslim World
Often, when we discuss issues of racism, discrimination or women’s rights we tend to make compariso >>>
   In France, Prisons Filled With Muslims
SEQUEDIN, France — Samia El Alaoui Talibi walks her beat in a cream-colored head scarf and an ink-black robe with >>>
   Yoga Fatwa
Yoga Fatwa
Millions of people in Malaysia have been banned from doing yoga because of fears it could corrupt Muslims. The Islamic a >>>
   I AM A MUSLIM!
I AM A MUSLIM!
   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQXh20OuhIc&feature=related >>>
   getting islam and culture straight!
getting islam and culture straight!
   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oz1e4ndvUoo >>>
   Gesture of love
Gesture of love
The parents of a Palestinian boy killed by Israeli soldiers in the West Bank have donated his organs for use in Israel, >>>
   Muslim girl became again virgin for her wedding night
Muslim girl became again virgin for her wedding night
When Aisha Salim marries her fiance in Pakistan next March, it will be the wedding of her dreams.Wearing a veil and gown >>>
   Have you screened an 'Arab' lately?
I work in aviation security, for the Department of Homeland Security as a federal officer. I encounter Islamophobia and >>>
   A father and his son were turned away from swimming pool
A father and his five-year-old son were turned away from their local swimming pool because they were the wrong religion. >>>
Muslims Debate
Muslims Debate