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# islamic - Monday 4 July, 2016

Court clears way for deportation of man accused of being Isil's “main recruiter” in Ireland
# Jordan
# Jordan

Court clears way for deportation of man accused of being Isil's “main recruiter” in Ireland

Jul 4th 2016, 9:10 PM 20,093 Views 0 Comments

He claims he was tortured in Jordan during the 1990s due to his political activities and fears being tortured if returned there.

# islamic - Friday 24 June, 2016

Alleged Islamic State recruiter has his deportation challenge dismissed
# Courts
# Courts

Alleged Islamic State recruiter has his deportation challenge dismissed

Jun 24th 2016, 1:08 PM 15,926 Views 0 Comments

The man had been trying to prevent his deportation to Jordan.

# islamic - Saturday 26 December, 2015

This British author has had a death sentence on his head for more than 20 years
# Fatwa
# Fatwa

This British author has had a death sentence on his head for more than 20 years

Dec 26th 2015, 7:45 AM 15,168 Views 30 Comments

It was on this day that the Ayatollah of Iran confirmed the fatwa against Salman Rushdie.

# islamic - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

ISIS has beheaded the 82-year-old retired director of this UNESCO heritage site
# Palmyra
# Palmyra

ISIS has beheaded the 82-year-old retired director of this UNESCO heritage site

Aug 19th 2015, 9:48 AM 24,541 Views 148 Comments

He had been retired for 13 years.

# islamic - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Man who was "ready for jihad" sobs "I am an American" as he is jailed
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Man who was "ready for jihad" sobs "I am an American" as he is jailed

Jul 28th 2015, 6:46 PM 24,450 Views 60 Comments

The man had bought a one-way ticket to join ISIS.

# islamic - Sunday 28 June, 2015

French attack suspect took selfie with severed head of boss
# Terror Threat
# Terror Threat

French attack suspect took selfie with severed head of boss

Jun 28th 2015, 8:10 AM 33,168 Views 38 Comments

The picture was sent in a WhatsApp message to a Canadian phone number.

# islamic - Saturday 27 June, 2015

French gas factory attacker described as 'a wolf in sheep's clothing'
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

French gas factory attacker described as 'a wolf in sheep's clothing'

Jun 27th 2015, 10:44 AM 13,248 Views 41 Comments

The French Prime Minister warned the country faces further attacks.

# islamic - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Muslim teachers will be allowed to wear their headscarves in class
# Germany
# Germany

Muslim teachers will be allowed to wear their headscarves in class

Mar 14th 2015, 4:30 PM 15,672 Views 109 Comments

The issue has been a major topic of debate in Germany.

# islamic - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Irishman who fought in Syria: "I wasn't radicalised"
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Irishman who fought in Syria: "I wasn't radicalised"

Feb 7th 2015, 8:07 PM 32,726 Views 117 Comments

“When a young man arrives and he feels very vulnerable at the checkpoint, he’s going into what would basically look like a horror movie of ruins and gunfire.W

# islamic - Sunday 18 January, 2015

'The French attacks were carried out by terrorists, emphasising their religion is not fair to Muslims'
# Charlie Hebdo
# Charlie Hebdo

'The French attacks were carried out by terrorists, emphasising their religion is not fair to Muslims'

Jan 18th 2015, 10:30 AM 11,273 Views 92 Comments

The Muslim population in Ireland has grown from less than 4,000 in 1991 to nearly 50,000 at the end of 2011.

# islamic - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Islamic authority says extremists are 'no Islamic State'
# QSIS
# QSIS

Islamic authority says extremists are 'no Islamic State'

Aug 24th 2014, 6:15 PM 13,133 Views 96 Comments

The leaders of Egypt’s leading Islamic authority want the media not to use Islamic State when identifying extremists.

# islamic - Sunday 4 August, 2013

High-level meeting at White House amid heightened terror fears
# Al Qaeda
# Al Qaeda

High-level meeting at White House amid heightened terror fears

Aug 4th 2013, 12:11 PM 7,963 Views 72 Comments

National Security Advisor Susan Rice chaired the meeting as US embassies across the Islamic world close today due to terror concerns.

# islamic - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Rowhani takes power in Iran with pledge to lift economy
# Middle East
# Middle East

Rowhani takes power in Iran with pledge to lift economy

Aug 3rd 2013, 5:41 PM 4,063 Views 13 Comments

The moderate cleric is facing serious challenges as he begins his four year term. His public inauguration will take place tomorrow.

# islamic - Friday 17 May, 2013

Women 'cannot stand for president of Iran'
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

Women 'cannot stand for president of Iran'

May 17th 2013, 2:29 PM 5,273 Views 55 Comments

A prominent cleric has said that the law prohibits women from being president.

# islamic - Wednesday 11 August, 2010

Muslims begin Ramadan
# Ramadan
From The Daily Edge
# Ramadan

Muslims begin Ramadan

Aug 11th 2010, 2:31 PM 135 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s 45,000 Muslims begin daylight fasting for the holy month.