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December 8, 2017

UN Human Rights Chief Criticizes Trump’s Anti-Muslim Tweets

Top human rights official in The United Nations was “aghast” over President Donald Trump’s re-tweeting anti-Muslim videos from the far-right ultra nationalist group Britain First last week, offering a […]
December 8, 2017

Muslim Village-head Killed in Rakhine’s Maungdaw District

A Muslim village leader of the named Shaw Feik Amen, from Rakhine State’s southern Maungdaw Township, was killed in his home by unknown armed men on Tuesday night, a border police […]
December 8, 2017

South Sudan’s Religious and Political Leaders Call for Peace

The Bishop of Tombura-Yambio and President of the Sudan Catholic Bishops’ Conference, Barani Eduardo Hiiboro Kussala delivered a speech at the Interstate Governors’ Strategic Intervention Conference […]
December 8, 2017

Sikhs in U.S. Raise $210k for Underprivileged Punjabi Children

The Sikh community in the U.S. has raised US$ 2,10,000 for underprivileged youth pursuing higher education in Punjab. The fund was raised at an event this […]
December 8, 2017

Georgian Media Insufficiently Covers Muslim Communities, Study Shows

A study conducted in Georgia, Azerbaijan, Russia and Turkey about how media in these countries covers Muslim communities came up with different findings, Jam News reports. […]
December 8, 2017

Turkey’s Hıdırellez Festival Joins UNESCO List

The Turkish spring festival of Hıdırellez has been added to the UNESCO list of “intangible cultural heritage,” the Turkish Culture Ministry said Thursday. The celebration had […]