Canadian twin brothers who had hoped to join the Islamic State group pleaded guilty to "terrorism" offenses and were sentenced today to prison terms, prosecutors announced. The brothers, Ashton and Carlos Larmond, both 25, received sentences of 17 and seven years, respectively.A third man, Suliman Mohamed, 23, faces a seven-year term for conspiring with the twins. In court, prosecutor Douglas Curliss described Ashton as the "organiser and director" of an unspecified extremist plot.Police ... Rediff.com, 1 hour ago
It paves the way for real Islamic qualities and values to assert themselves, says co-petitioner Petitioners who crusaded for womens entry to the inner sanctum of Haji Ali Dargah in Mumbai, welcomed the Bombay High Court verdict that ruled in their favour, ...The Hindu, 2 hours ago
Geert Wilders, who published his party’s election manifesto, called for a ban on the Quran and closing all mosques and Islamic schools too. The Hague: Anti-Islam Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders, whose Freedom Party has led opinion polls in the Netherlands for ...Asian Age, 9 hours ago Anti-Islam lawmaker Wilders calls for ban on Muslim migrants The Hindu, 10 hours ago
The contest to pick a presidential nominee among France’s right-wing camp is shaping up as a battle between former president Nicolas Sarkozy and Bordeaux Mayor Alain Juppé, with Islam’s place in France the hot issue of the primaries.Around a dozen ...MSN India, 4 hours ago Hezbollah Echoes Trump, Accusing Obama of Creating Islamic State Bloomberg, 1 week ago Trump Echoed Again by U.S. Foe as Hezbollah Cites Obama-Islamic State Theme NewsFlow24, 1 week ago Hezbollah Declares Trump Right to Say U.S. Created Islamic State Yahoo! 7 Finance, 1 week ago
India would raise with Egypt, a key member of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the issue of the group's stance on Kashmir, when its President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi holds meetings with top leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...Business Standard, 5 hours ago OIC chief says Kashmir not internal problem of India: Pakistani official Prokerala, 6 days ago
More from: , Business Standard...and 1 other sources
Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency says police have detained several suspects in anti-Islamic State raids across the capital Ankara and "liberated" over two dozen students in one of their schools. Counterterrorism police conducted simultaneous ...Business Standard, 5 hours ago Canadian police kill suspect after terror tip-off Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
Statement said the two leaders emphasised need to fight "all terror groups" in Syria, including Islamic State jihadistsBusiness Standard, 5 hours ago Russian cruise missiles target Syria Asian Age, 6 days ago Clashes in Syria's Aleppo as Russia opens aid 'windows' Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
French court suspends burkini ban, says individual liberty can be restricted if it's a 'proven risk'
France's highest administrative court on Friday suspended a ban on the Islamic burkini swimsuit brought by a French Riviera town after it was challenged by rights groups. The post French court suspends burkini ban, says individual liberty can be restricted if ...First Post.com, 6 hours ago French top court overturns burkini ban amid global outrage Asian Age, 6 hours ago France and the ban on burkini The Hindu, 13 hours ago France’s highest court to debate repeal of burkini ban MSN India, 1 day ago
‘The Haji Ali dargah verdict will help Indian women from all faiths and backgrounds.’ ‘It is our firm belief that Islam is a religion of gender equality.’ IMAGE: Devotees walk out of the Haji Ali Dargah in Mumbai. Photograph: Sahil Salvi/Rediff.com On Friday, the Bombay high court, reversing the ban on women entering the inner sanctum of the city's famed Haji Ali dargah, said, “The ban is contrary to Articles 14, 15, 19 and 25 of the Constitution of ...Rediff.com, 11 hours ago What led to the ban on women in Haji Ali Dargah Deccan Herald, 1 hour ago Women should be permitted in Haji Ali dargah, rules HC Rediff.com, 10 hours ago Women get HC nod to enter Haji Ali’s inner sanctum; Trust to approach SC Asian Age, 13 hours ago
Prima facie there was nothing wrong in a Muslim man having four wives without divorcing the first wife, the court siad. Top court was listening to petition of one Ishrat Jahan who complained her husband had remarried and kept their four kids. New Delhi: The ...Asian Age, 6 hours ago
on your WebpageAdd Widget >Get your members hooked!