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Hijab hypocrisy: Seeking religious concessions for women in secular institutions, but keeping mum on access to mosques
Politics

Hijab hypocrisy: Seeking religious concessions for women in secular institutions, but keeping mum on access to mosques

Mosques are exclusively male provinces, adults and children alike, when the faithful are called to prayer five times a day

Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urges Muslims to stand up against US, Israel's 'villainy'
World

Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urges Muslims to stand up against US, Israel's 'villainy'

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Sunday urged Muslims worldwide to take a stand against the US and Israel's "villainy"

Saudi: Govt says security forces have killed four militants in Shi'ite village
World

Saudi: Govt says security forces have killed four militants in Shi'ite village

Saudi Shi`ites complain it is harder for them to get government jobs than Sunnis, or to build places of worship, and the kingdom`s state-employed clergy use abusive language to describe their sect in sermons and religious text books.