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  • Quebec premier ‘disappointed’ over rejection of Muslim cemetery

    Quebec, (IINA) - Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard said Tuesday he was disheartened when the small town of St. Apollinaire voted against the establishment of a Muslim cemetery and that the story is not over, Canadian media reported.Speaking...

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  • OIC, Iraqi officials discuss about second Makkah reconciliation conference

    Baghdad (IINA) - A delegation from the General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) held official consultation with senior officials of Iraqi Council of Ministers and Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the ministry headquarters here...

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  • 49 voters in Canada to decide fate of Muslim cemetery in Quebec City

    Quebec (IINA) - Whether the Quebec City region will get its first cemetery owned and operated by Muslims will be decided on Sunday by 49 people in a referendum.The land for the cemetery was purchased in February,...

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  • Two Saudi doctors treat 30 cases of heart diseases in Mauritania

    Nouakchott (IINA) � Two Saudi medical doctors have treated 30 people in Mauritania through carrying out urgent surgeries for them.

    Naji Al-Khalaf and Ali Al-Masoud declined to enjoy their annual leave in order to travel to Mauritania on...

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  • At G20 summit, Trump pledges $639 million in aid to four countries

    Hamburg (IINA) � US President Donald Trump on Saturday promised $639 million in aid to feed people left starving because of drought and conflict in Somalia, South Sudan, Nigeria and Yemen.

    Trump's pledge came during a working session...

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  • 2 civilians killed in Armenian shelling of Azerbaijan’s village

    Baku (IINA) � An elderly woman and her two-year-old granddaughter were killed and another civilian wounded on Wednesday after the Armenian armed forces shelled the Alkhanli village in Azerbaijan's Fizuli region.

    "The provocations of armed forces of Armenia,...

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  • HOT, HUMID WEATHER LIKELY IN MOST PARTS OF COUNTRY

    Mainly hot and humid weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next twelve hours.However, rain-thundershowers with gusty winds is expected at isolated places in Rawalpindi, Lahore, Sargodha, Gujranwala, Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mar...

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  • OIC welcomes the choice of Prince Muhammad bin Salman as crown prince

    Jeddah, (IINA) - The general secretariat of the Organization of Islamic (OIC) Cooperation welcomed the choice by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman of Prince Muhammad bin Salman as crown prince and deputy premier while...

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  • Turkey to send 11 tons of aid to Qatar

    Istanbul, (IINA) - Turkey will continue to help Qatar and plans to send the Gulf country another aid ship carrying 11 tons of humanitarian aid, according to the economy minister on Monday."A ship carrying 4,000 tons of...

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  • Pakistani president, Bahrain PM praise King Salman for serving Islam

    Makkah (IINA) - Pakistan's President Mamnoon Hussain hailed the great efforts being made by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman in serving Islam and Muslims as well as in taking care of the Two Holy...

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  • Islamophobia is intolerable, says London police chief

    London (IINA) - The recent terror attacks in London have affected Muslims in the same manner as all other citizens of the city and terrorists do not discriminate between Muslims and non-Muslims in their attacks.Targeting of Londoners...

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  • Indonesia condemns terror act in Tehran

    Jakarta, (IINA) - The Government of Indonesia condemned the terror act that occurred in Tehran on Wednesday, killing at least 12 people."Indonesia reaffirms that terror act is a crime that could not be justified, no matter what...

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  • Malaysia ranks first on global list of Muslim-friendly tourist destinations

    Kuala Lumpur (IINA) � Though Muslims make up only 60 percent of the population, Malaysia now ranks first on a global list of Muslim-friendly tourist destinations, The Guardian reported on Tuesday.

    Malaysia has specifically courted Muslim travelers with...

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  • Leakage of Hussain’s picture against investigation rules: Marriyum

    Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb has taken strong exception to the leakage of Hussain Nawaz's picture during investigations by the joint investigation team (JIT) and termed it an unusual happening...

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  • Saudi minister of information meets Djibouti counterpart

    Jeddah (IINA) � Saudi Minister of Culture and Information Dr Awwad bin Saleh Al-Awwad met here on Monday with Djibouti's Minister of Islamic Affairs, Information and Culture Moumin Hassan Berreh.

    During the meeting, they discussed aspects of joint...

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