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In J&K, Sikh girl donates kidney to Muslim friend

In a noble gesture, a Jammu based Sikh girl has won hearts after she decided to donate one of her kidneys to a Muslim friend from Rajouri district of Jammu region. A photograph of Manjot in a black dress and Samreena in white, PIc source: Facebook A resident of Udhampur in Jammu, Manjot Singh Kohli, 23, is set to lose …

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Minhaj Interfaith’s Milad-un-Nabi ﷺ celebration with Cancer patients

MIWF Team visited Noori Hall , Parel and conducted a welfare event for Cancer patients. More than 150 patients benefited from this event which was held in collaboration with Cancare foundation. Maulana Ali Muhammad started the event with recitation of Holy Quran and said that the true spirit of Mawlid is to serve humanity and look after the poor.He said …

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Why 50 ulama (Islamic Scholars) have been killed in Eid Miladun Nabi gathering?

Over 50 ulama (Islamic Scholars) have been killed in Eid Miladun Nabi gathering event marking Holy Prophet Muhammad’s birthday in Afghanistan in a suicide blast.   A suicide bomber in Kabul has killed more than 50 people and injured dozens more after targeting a crowd of Islamic scholars marking the birthday of the prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). There …

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Kabul suicide bomber kills dozens at gathering of clerics

Over 50 ulama (Islamic Scholars) have been killed in Eid Miladun Nabi gathering event marking Holy Prophet Muhammad’s birthday in Afghanistan in a suicide blast. A suicide bomber in Kabul has killed more than 50 people and injured dozens more after targeting a crowd of Islamic scholars marking the birthday of the prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). There are …

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Morocco Oasis of Coexistence between Muslims and Jews in MENA region – NBC News

Morocco, under the leadership of King Mohammed VI, stands as a peaceful oasis of religious tolerance and coexistence between Jews and Muslims, said NBC news in an article on its website. Titled, “For Jews and Muslims of Morocco, a Supportive Relationship Built on a Complex History,” the article sheds light on centuries-old history of Jewish existence in Morocco, noting that …

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Jordan’s king Abdullah II receives 2018 Templeton Prize

His Majesty Abdullah II, King of Jordan, received the 2018 Templeton Prize last night in Washington, DC at the Cathedral Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul in Washington, widely known as Washington National Cathedral. He is renowned for his tireless work to promote peace and mutual respect both within Islam and between Islam and other religions. Templeton Foundation President …

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Nurturing interfaith dialogue in conflict-torn Ambon

In January 1999, as Muslims were celebrating the end of the Islamic fasting month, a fight between a Christian public transport driver and a Muslim youth broke out in Ambon, capital of Maluku province, kicking off a bloody sectarian conflict that raged for four years.Hundreds of churches and mosques were destroyed and thousands of homes razed. At least 5,000 people were killed …

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Funds collected outside Pune mosques help rebuild 74 Dalit homes in Pune

In a heart-warming story of Dalit-Muslim unity from Maharashtra, an NGO managed to rebuild homes of 74 Dalit families who lost their homes to a fire with the help of generous contributions from the Muslim community in and around Pune. On April 24, the slum near Ambedkar Nagar in Pune caught fire due to a short circuit and gutted around …

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Ajmer Sharif represented in 1st World Tolerance Summit-Dubai-UAE

1st World Tolerance Summit -Dubai -UAE.   Word For Peace 15th – 16th November 2018: In a first ever unique gathering of global leaders coming together for Tolerance, Peace, Understanding and Reconciliation – Ministry of Tolerance – UAE is organising 1st World Tolerance Summit starting from tomorrow 15th November 2018. Haji Syed Salman Chishty – Gaddi Nashin – Dargah Ajmer …

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