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2014-02-18 08:25:52

LONDON, February 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landmark Conference in London on God in the 21stCentury Around 500 delegates from 26 countries attended a landmark conference, including faith leaders from various countries, politicians, government officials, members of the diplomatic corps, academics and representatives of various NGOs. The conference also received many messages of support from key figures including Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, His Holiness...

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2012-07-09 13:40:29

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While the science community celebrates a monumental discovery, one researcher who helped lead the discovery of the God particle has been shunned by his home country. Abdus Salam, Pakistan's only Nobel laureate, helped play a crucial role in the discovery of the subatomic Higgs Boson particle that was announced last week, but he is being scrutinized by his homeland because of his religious affiliation. Salam died in 1996 and was once...

2009-01-27 10:23:00

Washington-area firm echoes Obama's call to unite communities WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While U.S.-Muslim relations have suffered serious rifts in the recent past, President Barack Obama's call for national unity has encouraged many to renew their commitment to outreach and engagement with different communities. Among them is a Washington-based group called Mirza Public Relations (Mirza PR). Mirza PR is a full-service public relations firm comprised of communications...

2008-10-06 00:00:24

By Jerome Taylor A small Islamic sect that is deemed heretical by some mainstream Muslims has complained to Ofcom after being labelled "liable for death" by a Pakistani television show broadcast in Britain via the Sky satellite platform. The complaint, made by leaders of the Ahmadi community in Britain, is being investigated by the watchdog and raises concerns over how much control it has over the content of the burgeoning number of foreign language channels UK viewers can access. The...

2008-07-08 15:00:42

By Sarah Fortney, The Frederick News-Post, Md. Jul. 7--WALKERSVILLE -- A local landowner who wants to sell property to a Muslim group is taking legal action against the town today. The Walkersville Board of Zoning Appeals issued a 21-page document about a month ago, formalizing a February decision to reject the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community's proposal to build a worship and recreation center on 224 acres of agriculturally zoned land. Responding to the boards' action, attorney Roman...

2005-10-26 07:49:33

JAKARTA (Reuters) - A clash between police and machete-wielding members of a shadowy Islamic sect on Indonesia's eastern Sulawesi island has killed four people, three of them police officers, a senior policeman said on Wednesday. The incident took place on Tuesday in the rugged hills just outside the Central Sulawesi provincial capital of Palu. Fighting broke out when police had sought to apprehend the leader of a tiny sect which was branded deviant by local Muslim clerics. "His...

2005-10-26 03:35:00

JAKARTA (Reuters) - A clash between police and machete-wielding members of a shadowy Islamic sect on Indonesia's eastern Sulawesi island has killed four people, three of them police officers, a senior policeman said on Wednesday. The incident took place on Tuesday in the rugged hills just outside the Central Sulawesi provincial capital of Palu. Fighting broke out when police had sought to apprehend the leader of a tiny sect which was branded deviant by local Muslim clerics. "His...

2005-10-07 01:38:22

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - At least eight people were killed and 18 wounded in a drive-by shooting on a religious center of an Islamic sect in central Pakistan on Friday, police and community leaders said. The attack took place near the town of Mandi Bahauddin in the central province of Punjab when the men belonging to the Ahmadi sect were gathered for dawn prayers. Ahmadis are not recognized Muslims in Pakistan and were declared non-Muslim and heretical in 1974. Waqar Haider, police...


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