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Egypt anti-coup movement: Military regime on shaky ground

Sakeena Suliman – Cii News |29 January 2014/27 Rabi ul Awwal 1435 Egyptians marked the third anniversary of their 2011 revolution with a bloody weekend. Continue Reading →

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The man who hasn’t missed a Salaah in Masjid Nabawi for 37 years

Saudi Gazette | 21 January 2014/19 Rabi ul Awwal 1435 An Afghan national has set an example of piety by never missing one single prayer Continue Reading →

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Assad regime talks with western intelligence about countering Islamic rebels

Agencies | 17 January 2014/15 Rabi ul Awwal 1435 A Syrian official has been quoated as saying western intelligence agencies had sent representatives to the Continue Reading →

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Why the death of Ariel Sharon is the ‘death’ of Israel

Ebrahim Moosa – Opinion | 12 Janaury 2014/10 Rabi ul Awwal 1435 It is hard to praise a man whose living, and dying, provoked so Continue Reading →

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Iraqi PM’s call for making Karbala the new Muslim Qibla stirs controversy

Agencies | 02 January 2014 Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s statements that the Shiite holy city of Karbala must be the Qibla – the direction Continue Reading →

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Israel reopens wounds 5 years after Gaza Assault

Sakeena Suliman – Cii News | 27 December 2013/23 Safar 1435 Israel launched a series of “heavy” attacks on the Gaza Strip on Tuesday afternoon Continue Reading →

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Former Haram Imam refused entry into UK

Cii News and Arab News | 19 December 2013/15 Safar 1435 A former imam of the Haram in Makkah was stopped from traveling to Britain Continue Reading →

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Palestine not forgotten when Mandela remembered

Qaanitah Hunter – Cii News | 11 December 2013 The world was reminded at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service on Tuesday that the world icon was Continue Reading →

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Madiba’s call for Palestinian freedom must be remembered

Sakeena Suliman  | 06 December 2013 Countless of tributes have poured in for Nelson Mandela since news of his passing spread across the Globe. World Continue Reading →