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13 Jul, 2018, 15:39 BST LaPresse: Europe Pays Tribute to Abdelatif Hamuchi the Director General of Security in Morocco

Most of the Moroccan press considers Abdelatif Hamuchi to be "the man who never sleeps" and "the best informed man in Morocco". As reported by El...


12 Jul, 2018, 14:40 BST New Mosque Architecture in Bahrain: Balancing Tradition and Modernity With Corian Solid Surface

(For downloading the PDF file including images preview, click here) A newly constructed mosque sits elegantly in the city of Sehla, Bahrain....


27 Jun, 2018, 11:00 BST King Abdullah II Of Jordan Awarded 2018 Templeton Prize

King Abdullah II of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, who has done more to seek religious harmony within Islam and between Islam and other religions...


19 Jun, 2018, 16:58 BST Albanian Government Welcomes All-Faith Call on Macron and Merkel to Support Accession Talks

Ditmir Bushati, Albania's Minister for Foreign Affairs and Europe, today welcomed a joint letter from the nation's top religious leaders seeking...


07 Jun, 2018, 08:00 BST Esquivel and Ikeda Issue Joint Appeal to Youth Calling for Resilience and Hope

On June 5, in Rome, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Adolfo Perez Esquivel and Buddhist philosopher Daisaku Ikeda released an appeal to young people...


25 May, 2018, 10:53 BST Boris Lozhkin Elected President of the Jewish Confederation of Ukraine

The Jewish Confederation of Ukraine has announced the election of entrepreneur Boris Lozhkin as its President. Mr. Lozhkin succeeds Boris...


22 May, 2018, 14:12 BST The Holy Land Tour with Pastor Chris: A Major Success for the Christ Embassy Church

Christ Embassy's Man of God, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, has concluded the 2018 Holy Land Tour. The church planned out the trip meticulously for the...


01 May, 2018, 12:57 BST Global Innovative Zakat Platform Unveiled by UNHCR and Tabah Foundation, Allowing 100% of Zakat Funds to Reach Neediest Refugee Families

UNHCR's Zakat initiative is fully Sharia compliant and is backed by five fatwas from leading Muslim scholars and institutions Initiative helps...


30 Apr, 2018, 06:54 BST Mr. Ronald S. Lauder Addresses Jerusalem Post Conference, Urges Israel Not To Leave Behind Next Generation

7th Annual Jerusalem Post Conference Brings Together Leaders of Israeli and American Politics, Business, and Media Mr. Ronald S. Lauder on...


30 Apr, 2018, 05:41 BST Mr. Ronald S. Lauder Addresses Jerusalem Post Conference, Urges Israel Not To Leave Behind Next Generation

7th Annual Jerusalem Post Conference Brings Together Leaders of Israeli and American Politics, Business, and Media Mr. Ronald S. Lauder on...


18 Apr, 2018, 17:46 BST Rev. Dr. Chris Oyakhilome to Host the International School of Ministry Ministers' Network Conference from April 30 to May 2

International School of Ministry Ministers' Network Conference with Rev. Dr. Chris Oyakhilome, head of Christ Embassy, which is widely considered...


26 Mar, 2018, 16:34 BST Pastor Chris of Christ Embassy Invites Young Believers to the International Easter Youth Camp in South Africa

Nigerian Christian leader Pastor Chris Oyakhilome will lead the International Easter Youth Camp in Johannesburg, South Africa. Set to take place...


16 Mar, 2018, 18:28 GMT Al Baqee Organization (NGO) calls out KSA on religious persecution claims

On March 16, the Al Baqee Organization will officially register a Universal Periodic Review (UPR) at the United Nations, under the auspices of the...


28 Feb, 2018, 14:00 GMT Prophet RAEL in support of President Ramaphosa's policy of land redistribution in South Africa

Rael, spiritual leader of the International Raelian Movement (IRM), has expressed his full support to the President of the Republic of South...


27 Feb, 2018, 13:22 GMT KAICIID Awarded Africa Peace Prize 2018

The International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) has received the prestigious Africa Peace Award 2018 for its work promoting interreligious and...


26 Feb, 2018, 16:26 GMT "As We Built Our Civilisations Together, We Must Build Our Future Together": Muslim, Christian Religious Leaders Launch First Interreligious Cooperation and Dialogue Platform in the Arab World from Vienna

Twenty-three of the highest religious authorities from Muslim and Christian institutions across the Arab region today committed to work together...


19 Feb, 2018, 06:00 GMT Adyan Foundation in Lebanon to Get 35th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 35th Niwano Peace Prize to the Adyan Foundation in Lebanon in recognition of its continued service to...


15 Feb, 2018, 18:28 GMT House of MEA: Muslim Fashion Hits London Fashion Week for the First Time

Fashion Scout, Freemason's Hall, 60 Queens Street, WC2B 5AZ 16th February 2018, 7.30pm TECHNIQUE | HERITAGE | CONTEMPORARY | DIVERSITY |...