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December 13, 2017

Focus on Religious Aspects of Christmas Declining

An increasing number of adults believe that religious aspects of Christmas are given less emphasis this year compared to previous years, a Pew Research survey released […]
December 13, 2017

Turkey’s Religious Body Says Buying Lottery Tickets Is Gambling

The Directorate of Religious Affairs (Diyanet), Turkey’s top religious body has issued a fatwa on games of chance, claiming that buying lottery tickets was “haram,” meaning […]
December 13, 2017

Australian Muslims Have ‘No Religious Reason’ Not to Stand in Court: Imams Council

Muslims in Australia have no religious reason to reject to stand before a judge or to show their faces while giving testimony, according to the Australian […]
December 13, 2017

Sharia Law Case Heard in EU Court

A landmark case covering Sharia law will be heard in the European Court of Human Rights today – which UK Christian experts have warned could have […]
December 13, 2017

Mentoring Group Suspended from School for Religious Beliefs

A mentoring group for children in the Lowcountry has recently been suspended for aspects of its teaching which has been deemed religious. “We all know that […]
December 13, 2017

Muslim Radio Producer Says Uber Driver Canceled Ride because of her Religion

Meha Ahmad, a 31-year-old radio producer in Chicago, Illinois, claimed that she and her family were denied an Uber ride Sunday duet to her religious beliefs, […]