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Troops Let Some Muslims Go to Mosques in Locked-Down Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India — Troops in Indian-administered Kashmir allowed some Muslims to walk to local mosques alone or in pairs to mark the Eid al-Adha festival Monday on the eighth day of an unprecedented security lockdown imposed as India stripped the disputed regio...

Islamic Center Opens Helping Hands to Fresno and Beyond

The Islamic Culture Center of Fresno is more than just a place for Valley Muslims to pray. "Like other religious organizations, (we do) whatever we can to stretch out a helping hand to folks."—ICCF's Reza Nekumanesh The facility at 2111 E. Nees in Fresno...
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Suu Kyi Says Handling of Rohingya Could Have Been Better

HANOI, Vietnam — In the face of global condemnation, Myanmar's leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday said that the handling of Rohingya Muslims, 700,000 of whom have fled to Bangladesh amid a brutal military campaign, could have be...