Tag: Islam

Italian candidate for premier defends ‘white race’ remark

ROME — The head of an anti-migrant party who is running to be Italy's premier came to the defense Monday of an Italian gubernatorial...
Suu Kyi says Rohingya mass grave investigation positive step

BANGKOK — Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi has called the military's investigation into the deaths of Rohingya Muslims found in a mass...
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CARMEL, Ind. — An Islamic congregation's plan to build a mosque is facing opposition from residents of nearby upscale neighborhoods in a northern Indianapolis...
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A Tennessee university has canceled a Republican candidate for governor's summit amid criticisms that its speakers were anti-Muslim. ...
Exiled royal Pahlavi sees chance to end the Islamic Republic

WASHINGTON — Reza Pahlavi concentrates intently on the little cellphone in his hand, scrolling through clips of chanting Iranians and explaining why the protests...
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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak met with Saudi King Salman in a visit to the kingdom on Tuesday that highlights...
Greece limits Sharia law after European Court challenge

ATHENS, Greece — Lawmakers in Greece voted Tuesday to limit the powers of Islamic courts operating in a border region that is home to...
Iran’s working class, facing dim prospects, fuels unrest

CAIRO — The Iranian town of Doroud should be a prosperous place — nestled in a valley at the junction of two rivers in...
Keen Islamic prayer activists bring a new dawn to Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — In recent weeks, Gaza residents have been jolted awake in the dead of night to a raucous mixture of...
Protests put spotlight on Iran’s vast, shadowy Syria war

BEIRUT — In demonstrations across Iran, chants are going up against the military's vast and shadowy war in Syria, one of Tehran's closest allies...

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