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# muslims - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Muslims have brilliantly co-opted the #1in5Muslims hashtag after THAT poll in The Sun
# 1 In 5
From The Daily Edge
# 1 In 5

Muslims have brilliantly co-opted the #1in5Muslims hashtag after THAT poll in The Sun

Nov 24th 2015, 10:53 AM 5,919 Views 1 Comment

*applause*

# muslims - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

This British party wants to ban Islam ... and the word 'racism'
# Britain First
# Britain First

This British party wants to ban Islam ... and the word 'racism'

Nov 18th 2015, 2:38 PM 21,078 Views 251 Comments

Obama is among those calling on people to not blame the Paris attacks on Muslims.

# muslims - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Woman arrested after racist rant against Muslims caught on video
# London
# London

Woman arrested after racist rant against Muslims caught on video

Oct 17th 2015, 12:28 PM 29,864 Views 224 Comments

The woman calls the women a number of obscene names.

# muslims - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Death toll from Muslim pilgrimage tragedy reaches 717
# Huge Stampede
# Huge Stampede

Death toll from Muslim pilgrimage tragedy reaches 717

Sep 24th 2015, 10:57 PM 45,625 Views 216 Comments

The stampede broke out during the symbolic ‘stoning of the devil’ ritual. Hundreds more have been injured.

# muslims - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

An American gunmaker put a Bible verse on a 'Christian' assault rifle so that no 'Muslim terrorist' can use it
# Uncle Psalm
# Uncle Psalm

An American gunmaker put a Bible verse on a 'Christian' assault rifle so that no 'Muslim terrorist' can use it

Sep 16th 2015, 3:00 PM 23,705 Views 98 Comments

It features a psalm and a cross.

# muslims - Monday 14 September, 2015

Topless protesters pulled from stage at Muslim religious conference
# Paris
# Paris

Topless protesters pulled from stage at Muslim religious conference

Sep 14th 2015, 10:34 AM 43,405 Views 143 Comments

The women are part of activist group Femen and were protesting radical speakers at the conference.

# muslims - Friday 17 July, 2015

People in Kerry are worried about plans for a public call to prayer at a Tralee mosque
# Noise Concerns
# Noise Concerns

People in Kerry are worried about plans for a public call to prayer at a Tralee mosque

Jul 17th 2015, 12:25 PM 36,585 Views 277 Comments

An anti-Muslim group is protesting the plans.

# muslims - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Tesco have withdrawn this spectacular fail of a Ramadan promotion
# Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Fail

Tesco have withdrawn this spectacular fail of a Ramadan promotion

Jun 24th 2015, 8:17 PM 9,689 Views 4 Comments

DOH.

# muslims - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Ramadan begins today - but it's not as straightforward as simply fasting
# Islam
# Islam

Ramadan begins today - but it's not as straightforward as simply fasting

Jun 18th 2015, 6:00 AM 23,984 Views 60 Comments

There’s more to the fasting than just staying away from food and drink.

# muslims - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Christians are leaving the faith in droves and the trend isn't slowing down
# Gotta Have Faith
# Gotta Have Faith

Christians are leaving the faith in droves and the trend isn't slowing down

May 5th 2015, 5:55 AM 17,434 Views 65 Comments

If the current trends continue beyond 2050 then by the year 2070 the world’s population of Muslims would roughly equal that of Christians.

# muslims - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Ireland isn't as welcoming as it used to be
# Fáilte
# Fáilte

Ireland isn't as welcoming as it used to be

Apr 30th 2015, 10:15 AM 33,233 Views 91 Comments

But we’re less worried about the impact immigration could have on education and health services.

# muslims - 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 15,620 Views 109 Comments

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

# muslims - Saturday 31 January, 2015

61 killed in suicide bombing at mosque
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

61 killed in suicide bombing at mosque

Jan 31st 2015, 10:28 AM 6,909 Views 31 Comments

Thousands protested in anger after the attack.

# muslims - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Muslim communities share guidelines on how to deal with cartoons
# Charlie Hebdo
# Charlie Hebdo

Muslim communities share guidelines on how to deal with cartoons

Jan 13th 2015, 11:27 AM 22,940 Views 326 Comments

The ‘survivors’ edition’ of Charlie Hebdo features a depiction of Mohammed on its cover page.

# muslims - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Brother of murdered French policeman: Do not confuse extremists with Muslims
# Je Suis Ahmed
# Je Suis Ahmed

Brother of murdered French policeman: Do not confuse extremists with Muslims

Jan 10th 2015, 6:08 PM 25,245 Views 305 Comments

Malek Merabet also chided the media for using footage of his brother’s killing.

# muslims - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Cologne Cathedral plunged into darkness in protest over anti-Islam rallies
# PEGIDA
# PEGIDA

Cologne Cathedral plunged into darkness in protest over anti-Islam rallies

Jan 6th 2015, 5:33 PM 15,590 Views 176 Comments

The move came as 18,000 people turned out an anti-immigrant demonstration.

# muslims - Monday 15 December, 2014

Australian commuters offer to accompany Muslims to work if they don't feel safe
# Illridewithyou
# Illridewithyou

Australian commuters offer to accompany Muslims to work if they don't feel safe

Dec 15th 2014, 10:45 AM 16,809 Views 71 Comments

It follows fears that Muslims may be targeted after a gunman took several people hostage in a cafe.

# muslims - Sunday 10 August, 2014

What is it like to be a Muslim in Ireland?
# Minority Report
# Minority Report

What is it like to be a Muslim in Ireland?

Aug 10th 2014, 8:30 PM 48,249 Views 263 Comments

Is it different from any other faith? We found out.

# muslims - Sunday 3 August, 2014

China places official death toll of 'gang attack' at 96
# Xinjiang
# Xinjiang

China places official death toll of 'gang attack' at 96

Aug 3rd 2014, 9:22 AM 11,992 Views 20 Comments

37 civilians and 59 “terrorists” were killed in the incident last week in Xinjiang.

# muslims - Monday 28 July, 2014

Israel's Irish embassy deletes picture of Molly Malone in niqab
# Gaza
# Gaza

Israel's Irish embassy deletes picture of Molly Malone in niqab

Jul 28th 2014, 10:46 AM 38,310 Views 348 Comments

The pictures also showed European landmarks with weapons such as suicide bombs.

# muslims - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Suitcase or coffin? The choice thousands of people faced in CAR
# Catastrophe
# Catastrophe

Suitcase or coffin? The choice thousands of people faced in CAR

Jul 19th 2014, 8:45 AM 11,263 Views 5 Comments

A total of 2,599 people died by gunshot, machete attacks or grenades in a six-month period.

# muslims - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Peter Robinson apologises for comments about Muslims
# Sorry
# Sorry

Peter Robinson apologises for comments about Muslims

Jun 3rd 2014, 10:10 PM 14,702 Views 82 Comments

Last week Robinson said he wouldn’t trust Muslims for spiritual guidance but would trust them to “go down to the shops for me”. It didn’t go down well.

# muslims - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Peter Robinson: I was misinterpreted when I said I'd trust Muslims 'to go down to the shops for me'
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Peter Robinson: I was misinterpreted when I said I'd trust Muslims 'to go down to the shops for me'

May 29th 2014, 1:03 PM 19,638 Views 153 Comments

The North’s first minister has been criticised for his comments in defence of a controversial pastor’s sermon.

# muslims - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law tells court he did not plot to kill Americans
# New York
# New York

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law tells court he did not plot to kill Americans

Mar 19th 2014, 8:42 PM 9,733 Views 0 Comments

Abu Ghaith is most famous for appearing in a video with bin Laden the day after the 9/11 attacks.

# muslims - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Ireland's largest mosque gets planning permission
# Religion
# Religion

Ireland's largest mosque gets planning permission

Aug 29th 2013, 5:50 PM 37,954 Views 564 Comments

The mosque will be built in Clongriffin, County Dublin and will cater for up to 3,000 people.

# muslims - Friday 14 June, 2013

Prolonged fasting for Ramadan is dangerous for people with diabetes
# Ramadan
# Ramadan

Prolonged fasting for Ramadan is dangerous for people with diabetes

Jun 14th 2013, 6:00 AM 5,444 Views 23 Comments

Abstaining from eating, drinking and using oral medications from dawn to sunset could cause hypoglycemia.

# muslims - Saturday 25 May, 2013

Two-child limit for Muslims in parts of Burma
# Burma
# Burma

Two-child limit for Muslims in parts of Burma

May 25th 2013, 4:42 PM 9,619 Views 42 Comments

Authorities in Burma’s western Rakhine state face accusations of ethnic cleansing after applying a two-child limit to Muslim families that does not also apply to Buddhists in the area.

# muslims - Friday 22 March, 2013

Pope wants better relations with Muslims and atheists
# Vatican
# Vatican

Pope wants better relations with Muslims and atheists

Mar 22nd 2013, 10:43 AM 5,560 Views 81 Comments

Pope Francis called for the Catholic Church to “intensify” dialogue with Islam.

# muslims - Thursday 21 March, 2013

At least 10 dead in Myanmar riots as Buddhists and Muslims clash
# Myanmar
# Myanmar

At least 10 dead in Myanmar riots as Buddhists and Muslims clash

Mar 21st 2013, 9:15 PM 6,245 Views 31 Comments

Several mosques were reported to have been torched as well as houses in the town of Meiktila.

# muslims - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Fears of protest grows after Mohammed cartoons published in France
# Protests
# Protests

Fears of protest grows after Mohammed cartoons published in France

Sep 20th 2012, 8:04 AM 5,311 Views 56 Comments

The French magazine that published the cartoons sold out its usual print run of 75,000 copies in a few hours.

# muslims - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

French satirical mag publishes naked Muhammed cartoons
# Muhammed Cartoons
# Muhammed Cartoons

French satirical mag publishes naked Muhammed cartoons

Sep 19th 2012, 11:24 AM 8,960 Views 106 Comments

French authorities condemn publication as they strengthen security at embassies abroad.

# muslims - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Filmmaker questioned as protests continue over anti-Islamic movie
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Filmmaker questioned as protests continue over anti-Islamic movie

Sep 15th 2012, 6:27 PM 6,871 Views 49 Comments

Meanwhile, Al Qaeda has called for more attacks on US embassies.

# muslims - Sunday 19 August, 2012

In photos: celebrating the end of Ramadan around the world
# Ramadan
# Ramadan

In photos: celebrating the end of Ramadan around the world

Aug 19th 2012, 5:21 PM 8,260 Views 70 Comments

Eid al-Fitr feast marks the end of Muslim’s holy month of Ramadan.

# muslims - Monday 11 June, 2012

Karadzic asks judges to dismiss his genocide case
# Karadzic
# Karadzic

Karadzic asks judges to dismiss his genocide case

Jun 11th 2012, 2:02 PM 957 Views 0 Comments

Former Bosnian Serb political leader Radovan Karadzic claimed he could not have foreseen the 1995 massacre at Srebrenica, in which 8,000 Muslim men and boys were slaughtered in a round of ethnic cleansing.

# muslims - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Iran "concerned over human rights violations in Ireland"
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Iran "concerned over human rights violations in Ireland"

Mar 15th 2012, 1:12 PM 13,779 Views 119 Comments

At today’s meeting of the UN Human Rights Council, the Iranian representative said that there were frequent occasions of racism against Muslims and other minorities. The claims were denied by Ireland’s UN ambassador.

# muslims - Sunday 8 January, 2012

Radical sect kill a further 6 people in northeast Nigeria
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Radical sect kill a further 6 people in northeast Nigeria

Jan 8th 2012, 8:41 PM 2,731 Views 38 Comments

At least 52 people have been killed in recent days by the extremist Boko Haram sect – which has started specifically targeting Christians in northeastern Nigeria.

# muslims - Saturday 7 January, 2012

20 killed in Nigeria anti-Christian attacks
# Nigeria Attacks
# Nigeria Attacks

20 killed in Nigeria anti-Christian attacks

Jan 7th 2012, 12:50 PM 1,810 Views 26 Comments

An extremist Muslim sect has claimed responsibility for the killings of at least 20 people who had gathered for a meeting of a Christian ethnic group.

# muslims - Sunday 4 September, 2011

9/11 memorials: Who won’t be there and what they can’t say
# 9/11
# 9/11

9/11 memorials: Who won’t be there and what they can’t say

Sep 4th 2011, 10:00 AM 1,849 Views 8 Comments

Remembering the dead ten years on – Ground Zero’s restricted guest list, and the talking points they’ve been requested to stick to.

# muslims - Friday 19 August, 2011

Islam Ireland welcomes debate on burqa but government has no plans for ban
# Burqa
# Burqa

Islam Ireland welcomes debate on burqa but government has no plans for ban

Aug 19th 2011, 12:53 PM 3,420 Views 114 Comments

The Islamic Cultural Cente of Ireland has been responding to calls from a councillor in Cork to ban the burqa in Ireland.

# muslims - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Texas man executed despite shooting victim campaigning for his clemency
# Death Row
# Death Row

Texas man executed despite shooting victim campaigning for his clemency

Jul 21st 2011, 8:02 AM 631 Views 10 Comments

Mark Stroman was on death row following two murders in the aftermath of 9/11. One of those who survived his attacks campaigned for his release.