Daily Archives: April 2, 2017

Pakistan Sets Up Unique Helpline for Women in Need

PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN � When Durdana married for a second time and to a man of her own choosing, her parents threatened to kill her if she tried to see her new husband. They imprisoned her …

CAIR-Texas to offer testimony on anti-Islam bill Tuesday

Texas US State (IINA) – The Texas office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Texas) said that it will offer on Tuesday testimony at a hearing on proposed legislation ‘House Bill 45’ that Muslims believe …

Contestants from 40 countries to participate in Cairo International Qur’an Competition

Cairo (IINA) � The Egyptian Ministry of Religious Endowments (Awqaf) announced that 52 contestants from 40 countries and six arbitrators confirmed their participation in the 24th edition of the International Holy Qur’an Competition, to be …

At Least 20 Killed at Pakistan Shrine in What Police Call Cult Ritual

MULTAN, PAKISTAN � The custodian of a local shrine and his accomplices murdered 20 devotees after intoxicating them in eastern Punjab province, police said Sunday, in what officials are calling a cult ritual.

Senior police …