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Iraq Parliament sets 12 May as date for national elections; refuses calls from Sunnis to delay vote

Iraq's parliament has approved 12 May as the date for holding national elections despite calls from the country's Sunni community to delay the vote until the return of nearly 3 million people displ...

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Abdul Subhan Qureshi's journey from being a quiet boy to 'bin Laden of India'

Abdul Subhan Qureshi’s journey as a terrorist began in 2001 when he left a reputed computer firm to pursue religious activities and went on to edit Islamic Voice – the mouthpiece of the banned Stud...

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Turkish airstrikes, shelling in Syria kill 18 civilians

At least 18 civilians have been killed in the Turkish military campaign against Syria’s Kurdish-held Afrin enclave in northern Syria, a monitor group has reported. The Syrian Observatory for Human ...

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Iran urges Turkey to respect Syria’s territorial integrity

The Islamic republic is concerned about the recent developments in the Syrian city of Afrin. (Source: Googla Maps) Iranian Foreign Ministry on Sunday urged Turkey to protect the territorial integri...

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US needs to rebuild trust on two-state solution: Jordan

Jordan’s King Abdullah and wife Queen Rania are seen during their meeting with US Vice President Mike Pence at the Royal Palace in Amman, Jordan January 21, 2018. (Source: REUTERS) King Abdullah II...

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Syria: Turkish airstrikes, shelling on Kurdish enclave kills 18 civilians

At least 18 civilians have been killed in the Turkish military campaign against Syria's Kurdish-held Afrin enclave in northern Syria, a monitor group has reported. The Syrian Observatory for Human ...

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Islam is a monotheistic and Abrahamic religion articulated by the Qur'an, a book considered by its adherents to be the word of God and by the teachings and normative example (called the Sunnah and composed of Hadith) of Muhammad, considered by them to be the last prophet of God.