Four evacuees killed, convoy sent back to east Aleppo
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Four evacuees killed, convoy sent back to east Aleppo

Evacuation suspended after group leaving east Aleppo was stopped and attacked before being sent back, witnesses say. Four people who were part of a convoy evacuating the besieged districts of east Aleppo were killed by Syrian government forces, witnesses told Al Jazeera, before the agreement to evacuate tens of thousands of fighters and civilians was […]

In Germany, some Muslim refugees convert to Christianity
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In Germany, some Muslim refugees convert to Christianity

BERLIN: Clad in white at a Berlin church, asylum seekers Saeed, Veronica, Farida and Matin were just about to become Christians on a recent Sunday. “Do you believe from the bottom of your heart that Jesus Christ is your Lord and saviour, and will you follow him every day of your life?” Pastor Matthias Linke […]

NIA raids Zakir Naik's Islamic Research Foundation premises
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NIA raids Zakir Naik’s Islamic Research Foundation premises

MUMBAI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday conducted raids at 10 premises of controversial preacher Zakir Naik’s Islamic Research Foundation+(IRF) in Mumbai. The NIA had registered a case against Zakir Naik+ and others on Friday under 10,13,18 of UAPA and section 153A of IPC. The searches began on Saturday morning with the help of […]

Quetta attack: At least 59 Militants kill dozens at Balochistan Police College.
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Quetta attack: At least 59 Militants kill dozens at Balochistan Police College.

At least 59 cadets and guards have been killed in an attack by militants on a police college in the Pakistani city of Quetta, officials say. Three militants wearing suicide bomb vests entered the college late on Monday, reportedly taking hostages. A major security operation lasted for hours and all attackers were killed. So-called Islamic […]

Nigeria: 8 soldiers, 25 Boko Haram terrorists killed in Borno State
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Nigeria: 8 soldiers, 25 Boko Haram terrorists killed in Borno State

LAGOS, (AA): Eight soldiers and 25 Boko Haram terrorists were killed in two separate encounters in Nigeria’s northeastern Borno state on Sunday as government troops intensified operations to clear the insurgency from the region, according to the military. In the first incident, army spokesman Sani Usman said four soldiers, including an officer died, while 16 […]

5 injured as Taliban hits NATO vehicle: Afghanistan
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5 injured as Taliban hits NATO vehicle: Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (AA): The Taliban blasted a NATO vehicle injuring five people, the Pentagon confirmed to Anadolu Agency on Sunday. “Four Romanian troops and an Afghan linguist, supporting the Resolute Support mission, suffered injuries when their vehicle hit an‎ improvised explosive device [IED] near Kandahar district, Kandahar province in the early morning of Sept. 25,” according […]

Ban on polygamy encourages illicit sex, Muslim law body tells Supreme Court
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Ban on polygamy encourages illicit sex, Muslim law body tells Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: Sharia has granted the triple talaq mode of oral divorce+ to husbands because men are better at controlling emotions and, therefore, unlikely to take impulsive decisions, All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has said. “Sharia grants right to divorce to husbands because men have greater power of decision making. They are more […]

Law requires food to be labeled halal or not in 2017, followed by toiletries in 2018, medicines in 2019.
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Halal Creams, Shampoos – Consumer Giants Target Muslims In New Sales Push

Some of the world’s biggest consumer groups are making halal face creams and shampoos for Indonesia ahead of a new labeling law, part of a broader push to cater to growing Muslim populations as sales in many Western markets slow. The law, the first of its kind, requires food to be labeled halal or not […]

Palestine: Palestinian killed, dozens injured in W. Bank clashes
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Palestine: Palestinian killed, dozens injured in W. Bank clashes

HEBRON, (AA): A Palestinian teenager was shot dead by Israeli forces during clashes that erupted in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Tuesday, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. [ads2] “Mohamed Abu Hashhash, 17, was killed after being struck in the chest by a bullet fired by an Israeli sniper during clashes that occurred in the […]

Russian warplanes take off from Iran to target ISIS in Syria
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Russian warplanes take off from Iran to target ISIS in Syria

Russian warplanes took off on Tuesday from a base in Iran to target Islamic State fighters and other militants in Syria, the U.S. military confirmed — a move seen as a widening of Moscow’s bombing campaign, while drawing Russia and Iran closer as the Obama administration is seeking greater cooperation with Moscow in its fight […]