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Syrian Refugees Reach Three Million

NEW YORK – Three years of civil war have forced more than three million Syrians to flee their country, a third of them during the past year along, the United Nations said in its report issued on Friday, August 29."The Syrian crisis has become the biggest ... [Published IslamOnline NET - 12 hours ago]
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US Mother Begs IS "Caliph" to Spare Her Son

CAIRO – An American mother has released a video message, pleading to the 'Caliph' of the so-called Islamic State (IS), formerly known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), to release her son Steven Sotloff, a US journalist held in Syria ... [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
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UK Muslims, Jews Unite Against Hate

CAIRO – Miles away from the Middle East conflict, British Muslim and Jewish leaders have joined hands to condemn rising Islamophobic and anti-semitic attacks, urging followers to export peace to Middle East.“In spite of the situation in the Middle East, ... [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
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India Muslims Campaign Against Beef

CAIRO – Seeking religious harmony in the Indian community, a leading Muslim group has announced the formation of a committee that will be advising Muslims against beef meat consumption to avoid hurting the Hindus’ sentiments.The committee will propose ... [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
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Afghans Counting Days for Hajj Dream

KABUL – At the age of 57, Kaamil Agha is among the nearly 24,000 lucky Afghans who have been granted a permission to fulfill their life dream and go to perform the spiritual journey of hajj this year.“I have long waited for this day,” Agha told OnIsl ... [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
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Syrian Mother Pens Letter to Foley’s Mother

ALEPPO – A bereaved Syrian mother whose son has been killed by fighters of the Islamic State (IS) has written a letter to Diane Foley, the mother of the slain US reporter James Foley who was allegedly killed by the same group a few days ago."Dear Diane! ... [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
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Communal Tension Rips India Muslims' Life

MAHDYA PRADESH - Tasting power after Narendra Modi’s ascension to power, several Hindu nationalist groups have been fanning anti-Muslim communal clashes in several Indian states, turning the once calm central state of Mahdya Pradesh to a center of tensions ... [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
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Child Sexual Abuse Angers UK Muslims

ROTHERHAM – Reports of hundreds of child sexual abuse cases mostly perpetrated by Pakistani men have angered Rotherham Muslim community who accused officials of failing to act on the issue.“In the name of what community cohesion and political correctness? ... [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
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ISNA Convention Welcomes N. America Muslims

CAIRO – Thousands of Muslims from across the US headed to Detroit this morning to attend one of the biggest Islamic conventions in North America, a four-day event at which they will discuss the future of their community and faith in America.“It’s a wonderful ... [Published IslamOnline NET - 12 hours ago]
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Alaska Set to Open First Mosque

ALASKA – A relatively small Muslim community in America’s far north western state of Alaska have put final touches on their first mosque."It will be a two-story building. The men will be in the prayer area on the first floor and the women will be on the ... [Published IslamOnline NET - 12 hours ago]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Major British Retailer to Sell School Hijab

CAIRO – A major British store department has signed a new agreement with two major Islamic schools for girls to sell their school uniform including a headscarf, or hijab, for the first time.“We provide uniforms for 350 schools across the country,” a spokesperson ... [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 17 2014]
Entities: Hijab, Yusuf Islam, Retailer
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Imams Shortage Troubles American Muslims

CAIRO – As the number of US Muslims increases, the need of more imams has been growing more pressing with Muslim parents pushing their kids towards other careers that do not include religious studies.Like other American clergy-members, imams are expected ... [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 17 2014]

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"Dear Diane! My son lost his life for defending his beliefs and country" the Syrian mother, who was not identified, wrote in her letter cited by Fars News Agency on Wednesday, August 27
"She obviously feels desperate about the safety and wellbeing of her son, and understandably so, and that is why our thoughts and prayers are with Sotloff's family at this very difficult and trying time" Earnest said
"The SyrianSyrian crisis has become the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era, yet the world is failing to meet the needs of refugees and the countries hosting them" UN refugee chief Antonio Guterres said in the statement
"It will be a two-story building. The men will be in the prayer area on the first floor and the women will be on the second floor,” Heather Robertson Barbour, a Muslim who lives in Anchorage, told PRI on Tuesday, August 26."

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Child Sexual Abuse Angers UK Muslims [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
Communal Tension Rips India Muslims' Life [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
Syrian Mother Pens Letter to Foley’s Mother [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
US Mother Begs IS "Caliph" to Spare Her Son [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
Afghans Counting Days for Hajj Dream [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
UK Muslims, Jews Unite Against Hate [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
India Muslims Campaign Against Beef [Published IslamOnline NET - 7 hours ago]
ISNA Convention Welcomes N. America Muslims [Published IslamOnline NET - 12 hours ago]
Syrian Refugees Reach Three Million [Published IslamOnline NET - 12 hours ago]
Alaska Set to Open First Mosque [Published IslamOnline NET - 12 hours ago]
India Muslims Deplore Anti-Muslim Author’s Visa [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 17 2014]
Imams Shortage Troubles American Muslims [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 17 2014]
Major British Retailer to Sell School Hijab [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 17 2014]
Ontario First Mosque Marks 50th Anniversary [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 16 2014]
Muhammad, Britain's Most Popular Name [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 16 2014]
Racial Inequality Angers US Muslims [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 16 2014]
Utah Muslims Condemn Iraq Extremism [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 15 2014]
Nigeria Muslims Chide Gov't on Youth Devt [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 15 2014]
FBI Urged to Purge Anti-Muslim Material [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 15 2014]
Gulf Prepares for Ebola Before Hajj [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 15 2014]
Christian Group Fights School 'British Values' [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 14 2014]
Nigeria Students Want Hijab Ban Lifted [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 14 2014]
Divided Egypt Remembers Rabia [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 14 2014]
Malawi Muslims Fight Early Marriages [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 14 2014]
Spain Unearths 1000-year-old Muslim Cemetery [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 14 2014]
Why I Chose Islam: Indian Musician Reveals [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 14 2014]
World Leaders Welcome Iraq’s New Premier [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 13 2014]
Youth Disappearances Alarm Kenya Muslims [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 13 2014]
Israeli Tears Down Omari Historic Mosque [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 13 2014]
Uzbekistan Islamic Univ. Promotes Secularism [Published IslamOnline NET - Aug 13 2014]
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