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    Muslim MP-elect vows to be rights champion in Myanmar

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:36pm on November 10, 2020

    After five years without a single Muslim MP, Myanmar is in need of someone to help fight for the rights of oppressed minorities, says Sithu...

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    French Muslim leaders slam anti-French boycott

    Agence France-Presse .Paris | Updated at 10:43am on November 03, 2020

    Several French Muslim leaders on Monday condemned calls for boycotts of French goods in Muslim countries as ‘unjustified’ and accused those leading the charge of...

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    Europe must open up to new ideas

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2020

    RELIGION is one of the toughest challenges facing modern secular societies in their search for identity, equality and cohesion. It is increasingly a stronger source...

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    Macron says can 'understand' shock of cartoons

    Agence France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 09:12pm on October 31, 2020

    President Emmanuel Macron said that he could understand if Muslims were shocked by cartoons of the prophet Mohammed, as French authorities on Saturday sought to...

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    Families hit by Muslim ban speak ahead of US vote

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:22am on October 19, 2020

    Pamela and Afshin Raghebi will celebrate their tenth wedding anniversary this December – but whether it’s a joyful occasion or one marred by the pain...

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    Two Myanmar soldiers confess to murdering Rohingyas

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:32am on September 09, 2020

    Two Myanmar soldiers have been taken to The Hague after confessing to murdering minority Rohingya Muslims during a 2017 crackdown, two news organisations and a...

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    Does Facebook’s Zuckerberg have a ‘Muslim’ problem?

    Habib Siddiqui | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2020

    Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and CEO of Facebook, claims to be against the use of his popular social media portal for spreading hatred. He said...

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    Ashura observed amid restrictions

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:17am on August 30, 2020

    Muslims observed Ashura, commemorating the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA), in Bangladesh as elsewhere in the world marking the 10th day of Muharram with...

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    Myanmar’s Muslims, Hindus sidelined in election

    Agence France-Presse . Meiktila | Updated at 10:10am on August 28, 2020

    One of Myanmar’s five million young adults, May Thandar Maung had been excited to cast her ballot for the very first time in November’s election....

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    Muslim Research Centre begins its journey

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:18pm on August 16, 2020

    With an aim to spread the messages of Islamic teachings and conducting in-depth research on Islam, Muslim Research Centre began its journey on Sunday. MRC...