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15 Mar, 2019, 21:24 GMT The Secretary General of the Muslim World League Condemns the Attacks on Worshippers in New Zealand

His Excellency the Secretary General of the Muslim World League, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the World Organization of Muslim Scholars...


06 Mar, 2019, 15:59 GMT Pope Francis responds to 12-year-old climate change activist's plea to go vegan for Lent

As we begin the first day of Lent, 12-year-old climate change campaigner Genesis Butler has received a response from Pope Francis regarding her plea...


25 Feb, 2019, 05:00 GMT Seara Shines With Food Trends Showcased at Gulfood 2019 and Receives ESMA Halal Certificate for 100% Natural and Perfect Cuts Product Ranges

Seara Alimentos, a Brazilian food company, was present in Gulfood 2019, the world's biggest annual food fair, that happened between 17 to 21 of...


14 Feb, 2019, 07:00 GMT Christian and Muslim Leaders Issue Joint Call for Peaceful Elections in Nigeria

As Nigeria goes to the polls on 16 February 2019, fears are growing that interreligious and inter-ethnic tensions could erupt into violence during...


13 Feb, 2019, 05:00 GMT Seara 100% Natural Halal Chicken Selected as Finalist in Gulfood Innovation Awards

Seara is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Gulfood Innovation Awards, under the categories of 'Most Innovative...


05 Feb, 2019, 09:03 GMT Bukkymusic Unveils New Book "Giving God Ultimate Love: Over-The-Top Mega Love" by Bukky Agboola

In Bukky Agboola's new book, Giving God Ultimate Love: Over-The-Top Mega Love ($15.99, paperback, 978-1-7335652-0-2; $7.99, eBook, 978-1-7335652-1-9) ...


28 Jan, 2019, 13:32 GMT Catholic Order of Foresters Launches SAPIENS Electronic Insurance Application Software

Sapiens International Corporation, (NASDAQ: SPNS) and (TASE: SPNS), a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry,...


28 Jan, 2019, 05:00 GMT Buddhist Leader's Peace Proposal Calls for Urgent Action toward Disarmament and Increased Role for Youth

On January 26, the 37th annual peace proposal by Daisaku Ikeda, president of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) Buddhist movement, was released,...


09 Jan, 2019, 08:00 GMT Robert Kraft, New England Patriots Owner, Announced As The 2019 Genesis Prize Laureate

Today, The Genesis Prize Foundation announced prominent American philanthropist and owner of the New England Patriots football team, Robert Kraft, as ...


28 Nov, 2018, 10:59 GMT Ecclesiastical Insurance Group Selects Sapiens' Property and Casualty Insurance Suite as Its New Core Platform

Sapiens International Corporation, (NASDAQ: SPNS) (TASE: SPNS), a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, today...


26 Oct, 2018, 15:47 BST Emmanuel TV Draws in an International Audience and Reaches Over 1m Subscribers on YouTube

Christian television station marks milestone with over 1 million subscribers on YouTube Channel Emmanuel TV, a global Christian television station,...


12 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Faced With Rising Xenophobia, Hate Speech and Policies Limiting Religious Practice, European Jewish and Muslim Leaders Agree to Cooperate

Jewish and Muslim communities in Europe are confronted with rising xenophobia, hate crimes, and policies that are curtailing their right to religious ...


28 Sep, 2018, 17:02 BST 57-nation Bloc OIC Convenes Global Leaders at UN General Assembly to Tackle Myanmar War Crimes and Rohingya Crisis

Yesterday (Sep 27th), the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, the world's largest inter-governmental body after the United Nations, organised a...