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Gallery covers ‘America and Islamic extremists’ artwork after Muslims call it ‘blasphemous’

A high-end art gallery covered up two paintings after Muslims complained they were “blasphemous.” Continue reading

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Asia Bibi in Canada after fleeing Pakistan following blasphemy acquittal, lawyer says

The Christian woman who spent years on death row for blasphemy in Pakistan before she was acquitted last year has left for Canada, her lawyer confirmed to Fox News on Wednesday. Continue reading

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Sri Lanka emergency law bans face coverings as church urges more vigorous crackdown on militants

Muslim women in Sri Lanka will no longer be able to cover their faces amid a new emergency law ordered by the president that bans all kinds of facing coverings that may conceal a person’s identity. Continue reading

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Sri Lankan forces discover over a dozen bodies, including children, at ISIS safe house

As Sri Lankan security forces raided an ISIS safe house on Friday, militants open fired and detonated at least three suicide bombs, killing 15 people, including six children. The dead were found charred, others had their clothes burned off of their bod… Continue reading

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Iran shuts down ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire’ equivalent, accuses TV channel of ‘running a halal casino’

Iranian state TV has shut down its equivalent to “Who Wants to be a Millionaire” after clerics bashed the show for offering cash prizes and warned that the program is counterproductive to the “culture of hard work” the country is trying to promote.  Continue reading

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Nigeria plagued by ethnic and religious violence as attacks on Christians rise

Tragic events in Nigeria, just as the Sri Lanka attack comes, highlight the dangers that remain from asymmetric terrorism and violence against Christians in ethnically and religiously divided societies. Continue reading

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Brunei’s crackdown on homosexuality: Why Kingdom is implementing draconian Sharia law

In an age when global awareness in decriminalizing homosexuality is gaining momentum, the excessively wealthy, Muslim-majority nation of Brunei is going in the opposite direction. On Wednesday, it will officially apply the final stages of its harsh int… Continue reading

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Lebanon military court rules homosexual sex not punishable by law in landmark decision

Lebanon’s top military prosecutor acquitted four military personnel accused of sodomy Saturday in a landmark ruling that affirmed homosexuality is not a crime in the Middle Eastern nation, The Daily Star reported. Continue reading

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Brunei defends planned embrace of extreme Islamic laws

Amid backlast from the global community and celebrities such as George Clooney, Brunei, a country in Southeast Asia Continue reading

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Beverly Hills Hotel braces for fresh celebrity boycott after George Clooney criticizes Sultan of Brunei owner for Sharia Law

It has been almost five years since the infamous celebrity boycott of the storied Beverly Hills Hotel came and went, after it was revealed that its owner – the Sultan of Brunei – had decided to implement a harsh interpretation of the Islamic Penal … Continue reading

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Brunei deems gay sex and adultery punishable with death by stoning

Gay sex and adultery will be punished with death by stoning in the Southeast Asian kingdom of Brunei beginning next week as part of the nation’s gradual implementation of sharia law. Continue reading

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WWII veteran, 95, takes four buses to march after New Zealand mosque shootings

A 95-year-old World War II veteran rode four buses to attend a solidarity march against racism in Auckland, New Zealand on Sunday in response to the Christchurch mosque attacks.   Continue reading

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7 arrested in Pakistan over abduction, religious conversion and forced marriage of Hindu minors

Seven people were arrested Monday by police in Pakistan in connection to the alleged abduction, forced religious conversion and illegal marriage of two minor Hindu girls, according to local media reports.  Continue reading

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French sporting goods store cancels planned sale of sports hijab after outcry

A sporting goods store on Tuesday canceled its plans to release a sports hijab in France after threats from politicians to boycott the company and pressure on social media. Continue reading

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US blocks Security Council criticism over Israel’s decision to remove observers from Biblical city of Hebron

The Trump Administration further cemented its strong support of Israel by thwarting a Kuwaiti and Indonesia initiative at the Security Council Wednesday evening that would have criticized Israel. Continue reading

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Asia Bibi’s whereabouts shrouded in secrecy over fears for her safety

Asia Bibi, 54, is technically a “free woman� – having had her death sentence for blasphemy thrown out by the Pakistani court – but she is far from safe enough to step foot in public, as religious extremists still call for her hanging…. Continue reading

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Asia Bibi, Christian woman on Pakistan death row for blasphemy, acquitted in landmark ruling

A Christian woman in Pakistan on death row for nearly a decade after she allegedly contaminated a water jug — an offense viewed as blasphemy in the Muslim country — was acquitted by the country’s top court on Wednesday. Continue reading

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Hate preacher Anjem Choudary must take UK anti-extremism course after prison release, report says

Notorious Islamist preacher Anjem Choudary must complete what is being described as “Britain’s first compulsory deradicalization” program as part of his probation following his early release from prison, The Times of London reported late Sunday. Continue reading

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Defaming Muhammad does not fall under purview of free speech, European court rules

The freedom of speech does not extend to include defaming the prophet of Islam, the European Court of Human rights ruled Thursday. Continue reading

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Algeria sparks outrage by becoming the latest Muslim country to ban face veils for public sector workers

Leaders of Muslim country Algeria have sparked outrage by banning female public sector staff from wearing full-face veils at work. Continue reading

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