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In India
September 21, 2017 9:58 am gmt |
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Hundreds of Muslims demonstrated in New Delhi on Thursday (September 21) against the federal government’s decision to deport Rohingya refugees as the Indian top court hears a challenge to the proposed repatriation. Led by Jamaat-E-Ulema-Hind, an Islamic organisation, protesters demanded that In...
In Srilanka
September 20, 2017 7:24 am gmt |
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Rejecting reports that Sri Lanka had suspended on arrival visas for Myanmar travellers, the Department of Immigration and Emigration of Sri Lanka said today that it would continue to issue visas for Myanmar nationals as usual, but not for Rohingya refugees. The Myanmar Times on Monday reported that S...
In World
September 16, 2017 8:31 am gmt |
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As hundreds more Rohingya refugees made their way to makeshift camps on Friday (September 15), those who had arrived earlier in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar were scrambling for food and water. Nearly 400,000 Rohingya Muslims from western Myanmar have crossed into Bangladesh since Aug. 25, fle...
In India
September 15, 2017 11:49 am gmt |
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Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the Centre will file an affidavit in the Supreme Court on September 18 regarding its decision on deporting illegal Rohingya Muslim immigrants back to Myanmar, reported ANI. The home minister’s statement comes a day after the Ministry of Home Affairs de...
In World
September 14, 2017 8:39 am gmt |
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Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar are facing a catastrophic humanitarian situation, according to the UN secretary general. Antonio Guterres said alleged attacks by security forces on Rohingya villagers were completely unacceptable. The army says it is fighting militants and denies targeting civilians. Late...
In India
September 11, 2017 11:46 am gmt |
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A fringe Hindu group staged a protest in New Delhi on Monday (September 11) demanding deportation of over 40,000 Rohingya refugees living in India, calling them threat to internal security. Holding placards and banners such as ‘Rohingya Muslims dangerous for India’ ‘Rohingyas Muslim...
In World
September 5, 2017 8:17 am gmt |
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The systematic persecution of minority Muslims is on the rise across Myanmar and not confined to the northwestern state of Rakhine, where recent violence has sent nearly 90,000 Muslim Rohingya fleeing, the independent Burma Human Rights Network (BHRN) group said on Tuesday (September 5). In Rakhine s...
In Srilanka
September 2, 2017 9:43 am gmt |
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The president of Sri Lanka, Maithiripala Sirisena has given his wishes to the people who celebrate Hajj festival today. The vast gathering of people for performance of common religious activities is as old as the human history itself. Today, after the lapse of many eras, the followers of different re...
In India
September 2, 2017 7:25 am gmt |
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Unidentified protesters clashed with police in Srinagar city of India’s northern Jammu and Kashmir state on Saturday (September 02) and raised flags of Pakistan and dreaded militant outfit Islamic State (IS) soon after the Eid-al-Adha prayers. As soon as the prayers concluded, violent clashes b...
In Latest Stories
June 26, 2017 5:34 am gmt |
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President Maithripala Sirisena sent warm greetings to Muslims celebrating the end of the holy month of Ramadan. Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the culmination of the fasting month of Ramadan, celebrated today. President said in a statement on Monday, ‘The contemporary human being, suffering from limi...
In Asia
June 25, 2017 9:38 am gmt |
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Muslims in the southern Philippines celebrated Eid al-Fitr on today as fighting between government troops and Islamist militants in Marawi City continued for the 35th day. Filipino Muslims bought clothes and food to prepare for Eid celebrations on today, although some shopkeepers like Fatima Fahad sa...
In Srilanka
November 20, 2016 7:01 am gmt |
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Eastern Province Chief Minister Nazir Ahmed has urged Justice Minister Vijayadasa Rajapaksha to withdraw the statement he said regarding some Muslim people. Nazir Ahmed’s comments were mentioned in a statement he issued, regarding Minister vijayadasa Rajapaksha’s recent comments on Muslims. It ...
In Europe
August 1, 2016 7:06 am gmt |
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Muslims have attended Catholic mass in churches around France in solidarity and sorrow following the brutal murder of a priest in an ISIL-linked attack. More than 100 Muslims were among the 2,000 who gathered at the cathedral of Rouen near the Normandy town where two teenagers slit the throat of 85-y...
In India
June 7, 2016 7:00 am gmt |
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Thousands of Muslims across India came out of their homes on Monday (June 6) to catch a glimpse of the waxing crescent, marking the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan. The moon-sighting methodology that signifies the beginning of intense, month-long fasting often leads to the starting of Ramadan ...
In World
December 9, 2015 6:30 am gmt |
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Democratic Presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton on Tuesday (December 8) blasted Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump for his proposal to ban Muslims from entering the United States saying the candidate has made a name for himself “trafficking in prejudice and paranoia.” Cli...
In Britain
December 7, 2015 9:14 am gmt |
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A Welsh Labour MP has warned air strikes against so-called Islamic State in Syria could radicalise more young Muslims in the UK and Europe. Islwyn MP Chris Evans told BBC Wales’ Sunday Politics Wales he feared strikes would create more refugees. MPs backed UK military action by 397 votes to 223...
In Latest Stories
December 6, 2015 4:56 am gmt |
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Minister Rishard Bathiudeen has stated that if Muslims are not resettled within the next two years he would resign his ministry and protest against the government. Addressing the parliament yesterday during the debate over the Ministry of Education and Higher education the Minister stated so. He also...
In Africa
November 30, 2015 6:46 am gmt |
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Protected by the heaviest security ever seen on his trips, Pope Francis on Sunday (November 29) preached reconciliation in the divided Central African Republic, a nation racked by bloodshed between Muslims and Christians. As the pope’s Alitalia plane touched down from Uganda to start his first ...
In Latest Stories
November 22, 2015 9:10 am gmt |
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TNA MP M. A. Sumanthiran called on the Sri Lankan government to allow the Tamil people of the North-East to commemorate Maaveerar Naal, in a speech in parliament yesterday (Nov.21). Mr Sumanthiran highlighted the Sri Lankan government’s desecration of LTTE cemeteries under the previous regime, with t...