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UN chief meets NZ mosque victims, decries online hate

CHRISTCHURCH (Rahnuma):  UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres warned hate speech was spreading online “like wildfire” at a meeting with victims…
Gulf Countries

Israel reopens Al Aqsa mosque after closure

JERUSALEM  (Rahnuma) Israeli authorities early Saturday reopened East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al Aqsa mosque compound after a one-day closure. In a statement,…
Religion

Religion must obey Chinese law, paper says of mosque protest

WEIZHOU, China (Rahnuma) A newspaper of the ruling Communist Party says no religion is above the law in China, urging officials…
Religion

Thousands in China mosque standoff over demolition plan

BEIJING (Rahnuma) Thousands of Muslims gathered at a mosque in northwestern China on Friday to protest its planned demolition in…
Gulf Countries

UAE condemns attack on Afgan mosque

DUBAI (Rahnuma) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) condemned the terrorist attack that took place inside a mosque in Afghanistan on…
Life & Style

Turkey: Mosque, church eye UNESCO world heritage list

MARDIN (Rahnuma): Zeynel Abidin Mosque Complex and Mor Yakup (Saint Jacob) Church in Turkey’s southeastern Mardin province are expected to be…
Gulf Countries

UAE backs restoration of ‘symbolic’ Mosul mosque after destruction by Daesh

LONDON (Rahnuma) : Mosul’s citizens will need to take part in reconstruction efforts, experts have said. Back in July 2014,…
World

South Africa mosque attacker ‘had schizophrenia’

OHANNESBURG (Rahnuma) : A Somali man who was shot dead after fatally stabbing two worshippers and wounding two others at…
India

Temple, mosque share same premises in West Bengal

[India], June 23 (ANI): In an example of communal harmony, a temple and a mosque has been sharing the same…
India

Hyderabad mosque welcomes non-Muslims to witness ‘namaz’

Hyderabad, June 18 (IANS) Standing on a balcony, a group of non-Muslims including women watched Muslims offer prayers at a mosque…
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