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Israel bars US congresswomen – with a nudge from Trump

JERUSALEM — With a push from President Donald Trump, Israel on Thursday barred two Muslim-American congresswomen from entering the country for a visit, an...

Norway Islamic centre mosque shooting probed as terror act

A shooting at a mosque in Norway is being investigated as a possible act of terrorism, police say.A gunman opened fire on the Al-Noor...

Huawei launches own operating system to rival Android

Chinese telecom giant Huawei unveiled its own operating system on Friday, as it faces the threat of losing access to Android systems amid escalating...

Millions of Muslims pilgrims to Mecca

Right now, up to two million Muslims are in Mecca to participate in the Muslim pilgrimage. Over 2000 of them have left Sweden.From Sweden,...

This Canadian woman was with Mogadishu’s mayor hours before attack that killed him

Hodan Ali had just left the mayor's office in Mogadishu to get some coffee and a bite to eat when a suicide bomber detonated...

From Montreal to Mogadishu, hawala brokers co-ordinate secret cash flows

Kamal Ahmed, a licensed agent who wires cash to far-flung parts of the globe from a Montreal laundromat, worries he’s losing customers to a...

Texas police seek clues to explain Walmart shooting that killed 20

EL PASO, Texas - Police and FBI investigators in Texas searched for clues on Sunday to explain what drove a young gunman from the...

Crown Prince’s New City – Hybrid of Silicon Valley, French Riviera and Hollywood

The crown prize Mohammed bin Salmans, also called MbS, vision is to build a city for SEK 5 trillion with the same area as...

Qatar and Somalia deny NYT’s bombing news report

Alleged foreign-intelligence recording suggested Doha's 'interest' in Somalia attack, but Qatar rejected the accusation.Qatar and Somalia denied a news report that suggested Doha had...

Trump Disavows ‘Send Her Back’ Chant as G.O.P. Frets Over Ugly Phrase

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Thursday disavowed the “send her back” chant that broke out at his re-election rally Wednesday night when he railed...