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# muslims - Last year 2021

Covid pandemic impacts Eid celebrations around the world for a second year
# Eid Mubarak
# Eid Mubarak

Covid pandemic impacts Eid celebrations around the world for a second year

May 13th 2021, 9:58 AM 9,849 Views 7 Comments

Since 10 May, the Irish Government has allowed in-person religious services.

Sri Lanka announces plans to ban burka and close over 1,000 Islamic schools
# Sri Lanka
# Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka announces plans to ban burka and close over 1,000 Islamic schools

Mar 13th 2021, 3:58 PM 31,372 Views 0 Comments

Muslims make up about 9% of the 22 million people in Sri Lanka.

# muslims - All time

Muslims pray at Croke Park for the first time in celebration of Eid al-Adha
# Eid Mubarak
# Eid Mubarak

Muslims pray at Croke Park for the first time in celebration of Eid al-Adha

Updated Jul 31st 2020, 3:00 PM 95,267 Views 197 Comments

“Your community has shown selfless dedication in the administration of healthcare and on the frontline,” Muslim worshipers were told.

Bosnia marks 25th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre
# Atrocity
# Atrocity

Bosnia marks 25th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre

Jul 11th 2020, 7:32 PM 18,213 Views 19 Comments

Simon Coveney said Irish people should “remember this event for what it was: an appalling act of genocide”

Garda Liaison Officer deployed to Malaysia to assist in case of missing teen Nóra Quoirin
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

Garda Liaison Officer deployed to Malaysia to assist in case of missing teen Nóra Quoirin

Updated Aug 9th 2019, 8:49 PM 63,497 Views 51 Comments

Nóra went missing from a Malaysian resort six days ago.

Biker gangs to stand guard outside mosques during first Friday prayer service since terror attack
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Biker gangs to stand guard outside mosques during first Friday prayer service since terror attack

Mar 21st 2019, 9:24 AM 57,221 Views 0 Comments

Gangs have said they will protect Muslims at various locations across New Zealand tomorrow.

US Supreme Court upholds Trump's controversial travel ban
# No Entry
# No Entry

US Supreme Court upholds Trump's controversial travel ban

Jun 26th 2018, 4:34 PM 9,812 Views 114 Comments

The court ruled five-four that the most recent version of the ban was valid.

France arrests 10 far-right suspects over alleged plot to attack Muslims
# Violent Acts
# Violent Acts

France arrests 10 far-right suspects over alleged plot to attack Muslims

Jun 25th 2018, 7:21 AM 8,521 Views 29 Comments

The suspects were being monitored by France’s DGSI intelligence agency.

Trump hosts iftar dinner at White House, as demonstrators protest immigration laws
# Ramadan
# Ramadan

Trump hosts iftar dinner at White House, as demonstrators protest immigration laws

Jun 7th 2018, 8:18 AM 9,398 Views 13 Comments

Trump defied recent custom by not holding a similar event during his first year in office.

German minister criticised for saying Islam is 'not part of Germany'
# Integration
# Integration

German minister criticised for saying Islam is 'not part of Germany'

Mar 18th 2018, 7:30 AM 11,129 Views 70 Comments

Germany’s Muslim community is estimated to be about 4.5 million.

Myanmar and Bangladesh to sign deal to return thousands of Rohingya refugees
# Rohingya
# Rohingya

Myanmar and Bangladesh to sign deal to return thousands of Rohingya refugees

Nov 23rd 2017, 10:59 AM 6,322 Views 25 Comments

More than 620,000 people have poured into Bangladesh since August.

Politics in Austria is embracing Islamophobia as a shortcut to electoral gains
# Culture Of Fear
# Culture Of Fear

Politics in Austria is embracing Islamophobia as a shortcut to electoral gains

Sep 23rd 2017, 9:45 AM 18,228 Views 104 Comments

As Austrians grow more openly hostile towards Muslims, major political parties are deliberately brandishing Islamophobia in the hope of gaining an advantage at the polls.

Nobel prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi to finally address Rohingya crisis next week
# Rohingya
# Rohingya

Nobel prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi to finally address Rohingya crisis next week

Sep 14th 2017, 6:30 AM 8,111 Views 57 Comments

The UN has described the as having all the hallmarks of “ethnic cleansing”.

Hawaii judge extends list of family relationships allowed for entry under Muslim travel ban
# Relatives
# Relatives

Hawaii judge extends list of family relationships allowed for entry under Muslim travel ban

Jul 14th 2017, 9:49 AM 11,618 Views 28 Comments

“Common sense, for instance, dictates that close family members be defined to include grandparents,” he wrote.

Chaos and outrage: The twists and turns of Trump's travel ban
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Chaos and outrage: The twists and turns of Trump's travel ban

Jun 27th 2017, 6:20 AM 9,832 Views 45 Comments

Yesterday, the Supreme Court partially reinstated the ban.

Part of Trump's travel ban gets the green light
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Part of Trump's travel ban gets the green light

Jun 26th 2017, 3:59 PM 21,934 Views 38 Comments

The move is a victory for Trump in the biggest legal controversy of his presidency to date.

Katie Hopkins to leave job at London radio station after calling for 'final solution' to Manchester attack
# Gone
# Gone

Katie Hopkins to leave job at London radio station after calling for 'final solution' to Manchester attack

May 26th 2017, 11:01 AM 76,721 Views 189 Comments

Hopkins became the subject of a police review after the Manchester bombing on Monday.

Another appeals court begins review of Trump's travel ban
# Courts
# Courts

Another appeals court begins review of Trump's travel ban

May 15th 2017, 10:58 AM 9,565 Views 42 Comments

Questions have been asked whether the law is a ban on Muslims – which Trump promised during his election campaign.

Trump's travel ban will face a key test today
# Religious Bias
# Religious Bias

Trump's travel ban will face a key test today

May 8th 2017, 7:57 AM 14,506 Views 19 Comments

His administration has tried to bar travellers from six Muslim-majority countries entering the US.

Le Pen sparks controversy by refusing to wear veil in Lebanon
# Islamic Veil
# Islamic Veil

Le Pen sparks controversy by refusing to wear veil in Lebanon

Feb 21st 2017, 1:47 PM 25,779 Views 113 Comments

The National Front candidate promptly refused and made a brief statement to journalists before leaving.

'A father to everyone': Tributes paid to Quebec shooting victims
# Mosque
# Mosque

'A father to everyone': Tributes paid to Quebec shooting victims

Jan 31st 2017, 9:00 AM 10,442 Views 37 Comments

Six men died in the attack, which took place during evening prayers at a mosque.

Quebec suspect a 27-year-old far-right nationalist who recently 'liked' Facebook page of Trump
# Alexandre Bissonnette
# Alexandre Bissonnette

Quebec suspect a 27-year-old far-right nationalist who recently 'liked' Facebook page of Trump

Jan 31st 2017, 8:45 AM 18,077 Views 104 Comments

Alexandre Bissonnette has been charged with the murders of six people and remains in police custody.

Reports of Muslim students being targeted at colleges after Trump win
# President-elect
# President-elect

Reports of Muslim students being targeted at colleges after Trump win

Nov 11th 2016, 8:20 AM 23,637 Views 126 Comments

A number of incidents are said to have taken place since Donald Trump’s victory.

Mayor of town on French island bans burkinis after beach brawl
# Corsica
# Corsica

Mayor of town on French island bans burkinis after beach brawl

Aug 15th 2016, 9:28 PM 43,327 Views 273 Comments

Around 100 police were deployed to break up the fight between locals and families of North African origin.

France has 'shut 20 radical Islam-preaching mosques'
# Shut Down
# Shut Down

France has 'shut 20 radical Islam-preaching mosques'

Aug 1st 2016, 4:57 PM 35,604 Views 150 Comments

There are some 2,500 mosques and prayer halls in France, about 120 of which are considered to be preaching radical Salafism.

Trump hits back at parents of dead soldier who said he had "sacrificed nothing"
# Khizr Khan
# Khizr Khan

Trump hits back at parents of dead soldier who said he had "sacrificed nothing"

Jul 30th 2016, 6:26 PM 53,110 Views 217 Comments

“She probably, maybe she wasn’t allowed to have anything to say. You tell me.”

"Where does this stop?": Obama intervenes to slam 'loose talk' about Muslims
# Orlando Shooting
# Orlando Shooting

"Where does this stop?": Obama intervenes to slam 'loose talk' about Muslims

Jun 15th 2016, 8:59 AM 13,855 Views 160 Comments

“Are we going to start discriminating them because of their faith?”

"If Donald Trump wants to visit an Islamic centre in Ireland, he's more than welcome"
# Come On In
# Come On In

"If Donald Trump wants to visit an Islamic centre in Ireland, he's more than welcome"

Jun 12th 2016, 7:45 AM 11,300 Views 55 Comments

Trump is in Ireland later this month.

Muslim students told they don't have to shake hands with female teachers
# Switzerland
# Switzerland

Muslim students told they don't have to shake hands with female teachers

Apr 4th 2016, 7:30 PM 33,772 Views 167 Comments

It has caused some consternation in Switzerland.

'A victory for Isis would be a Europe crippled by fear and suspicion'
# Column
# Column

'A victory for Isis would be a Europe crippled by fear and suspicion'

Mar 26th 2016, 7:30 PM 90 Views 176 Comments

A victory for Isis would see Muslim citizens even further reviled, harassed and ghettoised in European cities, writes Donal O’Keeffe.

Muslim woman has bottle thrown at her in racist Dublin attack
# Islamophobia
# Islamophobia

Muslim woman has bottle thrown at her in racist Dublin attack

Feb 22nd 2016, 9:06 AM 37,727 Views 302 Comments

A new report from the Immigrant Council of Ireland highlights anti-Muslim racism in the capital.

Outrage over Polish magazine cover depicting the "Islamic Rape of Europe"
# W Sieci
# W Sieci

Outrage over Polish magazine cover depicting the "Islamic Rape of Europe"

Feb 19th 2016, 8:20 AM 41,596 Views 256 Comments

The picture has been compared to Nazi propaganda.

Inside America's first Muslim-majority city
# Hamtramck
# Hamtramck

Inside America's first Muslim-majority city

Jan 23rd 2016, 9:15 AM 27,569 Views 92 Comments

Hamtramck voted in favour of a Muslim call to prayer in 2004.

American Muslims sue airline for €10 million after being kicked off flight
# New York
# New York

American Muslims sue airline for €10 million after being kicked off flight

Jan 21st 2016, 11:03 PM 26,433 Views 68 Comments

The men were ejected from a flight Toronto to New York last month, allegedly because the pilot was “uneasy” about them.

Trump branded 'an idiot, a dangerous fool, and a wazzock' by British MPs
# Ban On Entry
# Ban On Entry

Trump branded 'an idiot, a dangerous fool, and a wazzock' by British MPs

Jan 18th 2016, 9:59 PM 19,945 Views 155 Comments

The Westminster debate was triggered by a public petition which has attracted more than 575,000 signatures from people who want the Republican presidential hopeful kept out.

Muslims say they're too busy watching Netflix and making carrot cake to join ISIS
# Trolling
# Trolling

Muslims say they're too busy watching Netflix and making carrot cake to join ISIS

Dec 28th 2015, 7:07 PM 26,622 Views 34 Comments

Priorities.

Muslims dress non-Muslims in headscarves to save them from extremist attackers
# Saved
# Saved

Muslims dress non-Muslims in headscarves to save them from extremist attackers

Dec 22nd 2015, 12:47 PM 26,194 Views 95 Comments

Two people died in the attack.

Trump slammed as a "chaos candidate" as Republican race heats up
# Debate
# Debate

Trump slammed as a "chaos candidate" as Republican race heats up

Dec 16th 2015, 8:29 AM 11,385 Views 87 Comments

The real estate mogul was criticised by other candidates for his comments about Muslims.

Here's a glimpse of what Donald Trump's America will look like
# Opinion
# Opinion

Here's a glimpse of what Donald Trump's America will look like

Dec 13th 2015, 12:00 PM 162 Views 49 Comments

Pondering what Donald Trump’s presidency might be like is scary, writes Larry Donnelly.

Muslims around Ireland raised money for flooding victims today
# Goodwill
# Goodwill

Muslims around Ireland raised money for flooding victims today

Dec 11th 2015, 5:53 PM 24,149 Views 131 Comments

Congregations at mosques were also asked to buy Christmas presents for the homeless.

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