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World - Africa
5/14/2022 9:22:57 PM
Hundreds of people in Nigeria's northwestern city of Sokoto demonstrated Saturday over the arrest of two students following the murder of a Christian student accused of blasphemy, residents said.

World - International
4/28/2022 10:26:01 PM
In the weeks since Russia invaded Ukraine, millions of Ukrainians have fled the country as refugees. Hundreds of those refugees have now arrived at the southern border of the United States seeking asylum, after flying to Mexico on tourist visas.

Egypt - Society
4/14/2022 12:43:12 PM
In his weekly sermon on Wednesday, Head of Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church Pope Tawadros II mourned Coptic Priest Arsanios Wadid who was murdered in Alexandria last Friday, demanding authorities work on maintaining societal peace especially concerning “religion issues.”

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
4/3/2022 1:08:00 PM
The Russian Orthodox Church cannot remain aloof from the war that is raging in Ukraine, since for many it is part of a spiritual and moral confrontation between Russia and the West.

Egypt - Society
3/28/2022 9:23:57 PM
Reforming religious discourse in Egypt would play an important role in curbing the early marriages of girls, as the personal status laws in the country are based on religious regulations, not on the civil code, an Egyptian human rights group said on Sunday.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
2/17/2022 11:04:05 PM
Belgian Prime Minister Alexander De Croo hailed Egypt’s efforts in cementing tolerance, freedom of religion and acceptance of others in a meeting on Thursday with President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi in Brussels.

Books - News
2/10/2022 7:13:17 PM
Controversial Egyptian secular thinker and researcher in the history of religions, Sayyid El-Qimni, who rattled Islamists and gained both criticism and praise from academic scholars, died on Sunday at the age of 74.

Egypt - Urban & Transport
1/5/2022 2:57:56 PM
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi directed officials on Tuesday that the designs of Dar El-Quran and the Islamic Culture Centre in the New Administrative Capital (NAC) should reflect the religion’s true principles, which call for peaceful coexistence, acceptance of others, and freedom of belief.

Egypt - Politics
1/2/2022 5:55:39 PM
All religions advocate peace, but the problem lies with those who exploit religions and distort texts with interpretations that deviate from the correct concept, Egyptian Religious Endowments Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa told French Ambassador to Egypt Marc Baréty on Sunday.

World - Africa
12/9/2021 6:47:23 PM
Father Tsige Mezgebu was leading an afternoon prayer service in August when a column of haggard-looking rebels entered Lalibela, prompting worshippers to cry out "God save our city!"

World - International
11/18/2021 7:32:46 PM
They have terrorised religious minorities, incited riots against France, and mobilised thousands of fanatical supporters who have paralysed Pakistan with violent protests at a moment's notice.

Egypt - Society
11/15/2021 11:07:00 PM
Egypt's Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed El-Tayyeb said on Monday that Al-Azhar is exerting a great effort to bring together of followers of different religions and to combat extremism locally and globally.

World - International
11/2/2021 1:47:06 PM
Authorities in Pakistan released hundreds of detained supporters of a banned Islamist party on Tuesday after a deal was struck with the group to end clashes that left seven policemen dead.

World - International
11/1/2021 1:15:50 PM
A banned Pakistani Islamist party on Monday called off a march to the capital and ended its occupation of a major highway after reaching a deal with the government, following more than a week of clashes that left seven policemen dead.

Egypt - Society
10/17/2021 4:30:46 PM
Al-Azhar Grand Imam Sheikh Ahmed El-Tayyeb stressed on Sunday the necessity to revive Prophet Muhammad's guidance as a way to save Muslims from those who falsely claim to abide by the instructions of the prophet and follow his religion and jurisprudence, while they kill innocents.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
10/13/2021 9:59:00 AM
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby shared his thoughts on the role of spiritual leaders to resist tyranny, support democracy, and agree on how to disagree with Al-Ahram Weekly during his visit to Egypt last week.

World - International
10/6/2021 11:15:58 AM
Pope Francis on Wednesday expressed his "shame" at the sexual abuse of children by French Catholic clergy, laid bare in a devastating report this week.

World - International
10/5/2021 11:00:35 AM
The Catholic Church has been repeatedly rocked by child sex abuse scandals over the last three decades.

Egypt - Courts & Law
9/13/2021 11:08:13 AM
The two men are facing charges of exploiting religion to promote extremist ideas and sow discord

World - International
9/8/2021 11:01:22 AM
Indian authorities are restricting major religious festivals that start this week and attract huge crowds, warning that a new Covid-19 wave had already begun

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