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Islamic Information Bureau to Open New Office In Zambia

Islamic Information Bureau is planning to open its new office in Lusaka, Capital City of Zambia. Malawi Muslim Official Website can reveal. The organization’s national coordinator, Sheikh Chabulika confirmed of the development and said all requirements have been met. “We are pleased to announce that IIB is planning to open …

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Ramadan Expected To Fall On 11th or 12th August 2010

As it is difficult to mention the exact dates of Islamic holidays in advance, due to the nature of the Islamic lunar calendar, the Muslim’s most awaited month of Ramadan is expected to start on Wednesday, 11th August 2010, according to Ibrahim Al Jarwan, Astronomy Researcher and Supervisor of Sharjah Planetarium. This …

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Saddam Hussein’s Political Testament

A letter written on 5 November by Saddam Hussein has been released by the former Iraqi leader’s lawyers. Here are some key excerpts. Thursday, 28 December 2006 In the past, I was, as you all know, in the battlefield of jihad and struggle. God, exalted by He, wished that I …

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Pakistani court orders block of Facebook

Yesterday a Pakistani court ordered authorities temporarily to block the Facebook social networking site. The order came when a petition was filed after the site held a competition featuring cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad SAW. The petition was filed by a lawyers’ group called the Islamic Lawyers’ Movement who argued …

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An American cartoonist issues apology to Muslim

An American cartoonist whose work inspired the outrageous page about Prophet Muhammad SAW on Facebook has condemned the effort and issued an apology to Muslims. Molly Norris of Seattle drew a cartoon in April to protest the decision by the US television channel to cancel an episode of the show …

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