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Indian mosques turn down volume of azaan after Hindu lawmaker’s threats

What happened: Mohammed Ashfaq Kazi, the chief preacher of Mumbai’s largest mosque had to turn down the volume of the speaker by a few decibels.

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Turkish imam invites kids to play with him after Taraweeh

Details: Tarekat TV reported that an imam at a Turkish mosque invites kids to play with him after Taraweeh so that they are happy to

Crime Police World

FBI traces messages of Chicago man and 2 teenagers planning to attack Shia mosque

What happened: On March 25, a man from Maine and two teens plotted an ISIS-inspired attack on a Shia Muslim mosque near Chicago. Xavier Pelkey

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Man arrested for abusing and assaulting a Muslim prayer leader in New Jersey

What happened: A New Jersey man was arrested and charged with intimidation and assault as he was accused of assaulting a prayer leader at a

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Another mosque in Germany vandalized by unknown attackers with racist graffiti

What happened: DailySabah on February 10 reported that a mosque in Germany was attacked and vandalized by unknown attackers as they painted the shape of

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Man arrested for stealing money from mosque’s donation box in Lahore

What happened: A suspect named Tehzeeb Riaz was arrested from Lahore’s Shera Kot area for allegedly stealing 24,000 rupees from a mosque’s donation box. In

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France bans a mosque as the French minister claims, “Sermons there incited hatred and violence”

What happened:  France’s Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said that the mosque located 100 kilometres north of Paris is closed because “The Imam there is targeting Christians,

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Saudi Arabia has handed over two mosques to Pakistan as ‘gifts’

Details: Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Pakistan has handed over two mosques, the King Abdul Aziz Mosque in Mansehra, and the King Fahd Mosque in Muzaffarabad.

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Athens got its first government funded mosque in 200 years

What happened: After years of delays caused by red tape, cutbacks and opposition from religious and political factions, the first government-funded mosque in Athens since

Opinion

Religion, Places of Worship, and Intolerance

Religion, spirituality, and belief are words often associated with tolerance, compassion, and unity. All the major religions have an inherent concept of peace and compassion.