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    9/11, eighteen years later

    Habib Siddiqui | Updated at 12:00am on September 19, 2019

    THE United States has just observed the 18th anniversary of 9/11. The attacks on the soil of the USA was committed not by a hostile...

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    Thai PM defends police monitoring of Muslim university students

    Reuters . Bangkok | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2019

    Thailand’s prime minister on Tuesday defended police for requesting information about minority Muslim students from universities around the country, after criticism of the move as...

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    Ashura observed recalling Karbala tragedy

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05pm on September 10, 2019

    The holy Ashura, commemorating the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA), was observed in the country today with due religious fervour and solemnity. On this...

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    Sharp weapons banned in Tajiya procession

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:08am on September 09, 2019

    On the occasion of the Ashura, Muslim devotees are prohibited to carry all kinds of sharp instruments including, knife, scissor, spear, sword and sticks in...

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    India tightens Kashmir lockdown

    Reuters . Srinagar | Updated at 04:13pm on September 08, 2019

    India on Sunday imposed curfews in several parts of the contested Kashmir region, after clashes between security forces and Shia Muslims taking part in a...

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    OIC emerge as a toothless tiger

    Irfan Husain | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    RECENT events in our region have served to puncture the myth of the Muslim ummah. When Raza Rabbani, the PPP senator, suggested we should leave...

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    Is Ladakh part of Buddhist ring encircling China?

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    HARDLINE Buddhist monks in Sri Lanka have celebrated the creation of a new Buddhist entity in Ladakh. It is an optical illusion that Jammu and...

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    Muslim rebels hand over guns

    Agence France-Presse . Sultan Kudarat | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    Muslim rebels in the mainly Catholic Philippines began handing over their guns to independent foreign monitors Saturday, as part of a peace treaty aimed at...

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    Bangladesh PM for unity among Muslim-majority countries

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 07:35pm on September 04, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday stressed the need for forging unity among the Muslim-majority countries by stopping fratricidal conflicts that rage between countries. The...

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    Strong reasons of Dhaka for concern about Assam fallout

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 02, 2019

    INDIAN authorities have excluded about two million people, mostly Hindus and Muslims of Bengal origin, from the National Register of Citizens in north-eastern Assam, leaving...