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Indonesian religious ministry to propose tougher blasphemy laws

Islam is taken to mean Sunni Islam – in contrast to Shia, Ahmadi or other interpretations of the faith – leading to crackdowns against minority sects in recent years. Just last month during Ramadan, authorities in Depok, West Java shuttered an Ahmadi mosque to prevent adherents from worshipping there. Source: https://asiancorrespondent.com/2017/07/indonesian-religious-ministry-propose-tougher-blasphemy-laws/#uqmDGHUUTZh8E9MD.97 | By Max Walden […]

Australia: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community aims to plant over 10,000 trees across 23 sites nationwide on #NationalTreeDay

Source: https://www.newsmaker.com.au/news/328112/muslimsforenvironment-aim-to-plant-10000-trees-across-23-sites-nationwide-on-nationaltreeday#.WXN7tRWGPIU #MuslimsForEnvironment aim to plant 10,000 trees across 23 sites nationwide on #NationalTreeDay Ahmadiyya Muslim Association, Australia (45 Hollinsworth Road, Marsden Park, NSW 2765) Contact:Aqeel Ibraheem (Mob: 0433 449 762) Mirza Ramzan […]

Canada: Kincardine Ahmadi Muslim opens up with ‘Introduction to Islam’ column

Source: http://www.kincardinenews.com/2017/07/19/kincardine-ahmadi-muslim-opens-up-with-introduction-to-islam-column | Farah Ahmad/Contributor My name is Farah Ahmad, and I reside in the Kincardine community. I represent the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, whose slogan is “Love for All, Hatred for None.” The misconceptions about my religion have unfortunately caused fear in people’s hearts which is apparent. The purpose behind writing these […]

Worldwide Head of Lahore Ahmadiyya Movement to visit the UK

Source: http://www.pressat.co.uk/releases/worldwide-head-of-lahore-ahmadiyya-movement-to-visit-the-uk-6e8d29e7b7e9ae84a06f11b3c566a4e6/ News provided by The Ahmadiyya Anjuman Ishaat Islam Lahore (United Kingdom) on Friday 21st Jul 2017 Dr Abdul Karim Saeed, worldwide head of the Lahore Ahmadiyya Association for the Propagation of Islam is due to to visit the UK during July and August 2017. The Ahmadiyya Association for the Propagation of […]

Africa: 19 Paramount Chiefs of Sierra Leone to attend Ahmadiyya Muslim’s Annual Convention in the UK

Source: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=1804730786504715&id=1517270458584084 By State House Cummutation Unit 16 PARAMOUNT CHIEFS TAKE LEAVE OF PRESIDENT KOROMA A total of 16 Paramount Chiefs yesterday took leave of President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma to attend the Ahmadiyya annual Conference (Jalsa Salana) in the United Kingdom. The 16 Paramount Chiefs, acording to vice President Dr […]

UK: Keighley’s Ahamdi Muslims respond to report over slow pace of Muslim integration

Source: http://www.keighleynews.co.uk/news/15420126.Keighley_Muslims_respond_to_report_which_highlights_concern_over_slow_pace_of_Muslim_integration/ | Miran Rahman A KEIGHLEY Muslim group says its work to ensure its members are integrated in society shows it is well ahead of recommendations featured in a new report. “Missing Muslims: Unlocking British Muslim Potential for the Benefit of All”, the result of a commission sponsored by Citizens UK, […]

Canada: Ahmadi Muslim gathering pushes peaceful version of Islam

Source: https://nowtoronto.com/news/muslim-gathering-pushes-peace/ | BY STEVEN ZHOU Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama‘at (AMJ) Canada, a religious non-profit that represents around 25,000 Ahmadi Muslims across the country, gathered for the opening of their annual conference Friday, July 7 at Mississauga’s International Centre. The Ahmadi Muslims, a small (some 10 to 20 million adherents worldwide) and often persecuted […]

UK: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community to join the Rushmoor Community Food Festival

Source: http://www.getsurrey.co.uk/whats-on/food-drink-news/celebrate-food-music-sport-inaugural-13331470 Celebrate food, music and sport at inaugural Rushmoor Community Food Festival Residents will be come together in September for the Rushmoor Community Food Festival across two venues The bash will take place on September 16 between 11am-4pm at two venues in Aldershot – the Municipal Gardens and the West […]

UK: Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association Oldham’s commitment to to Community Applauded

Source: http://www.oldham-chronicle.co.uk/news-features/15/pride-in-oldham-news/104536/community-commitment | By  Iram Ramzan WHILE most people are running inside for cover on a rainy day, Laiq Khan and his team are out in the community. Whether it is cleaning the streets on a cold and wet New Year’s Day in Oldham town centre, or braving the mud to help […]

Australia: Perth’s Ahmadiyya Muslim Imam Kamran Tahir tackling Islamophobia over Coffee

“I invite people who have questions about Islam to look me up and find me. And I will meet them at a coffee shop of their choice. Coffee is on me. Source: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-07-20/im-a-muslim-ask-me-anything/8727442 | By Claire Moodie Australia’s youngest Imam doesn’t see the need for Muslim schools, and he’d rather shake a woman’s […]

USA: Bedford branch of Ahamdiyya Muslim Community offers ‘Coffee, Cake & True Islam’ in Ohio to dispel Islamophobia

Source: https://9eventos.com/events/clubs_associations/coffee-cake-true-islam-22-jul-2017-19-00 Come have coffee and cake with us, ask any questions and learn true Islam. This event is FREE FOR ALL, so please bring your family and friends. Please email tabligh.clv@ahmadiyya.us for any questions. Visit http://www.trueislam.com for more details. Ahmadiyya Muslim Mosque Address: 297 Center Road Bedford, Ohio, United States Price: free […]

UN questions Pakistan after briefing by Atheist Ireland, Evangelical Alliance and Ahmadi Muslims

Source: http://www.michaelnugent.com/2017/07/15/un-questions-pakistan/ | by MICHAEL NUGENT This week in Geneva, the United Nations Human Rights Committee questioned Pakistan on its human rights obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. Before this, the Committee was briefed by six NGOs, including a unique joint delegation from Atheist Ireland, the Evangelical Alliance of […]

Canada: More than 20,000 Muslims gathered for 41st Jalsa Salana of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community condemn terrorism

Source: http://allgalgaduud.com/2017/07/more-than-20000-muslims-gathered-in-canada-for-three-days-to-denounce-terrorism/ More than 20,000 Muslims gathered at a three-day convention to condemn terrorism and religious extremism. The 41st Jalsa Salana was held from Friday to Sunday at the International Centre in Mississauga, Canada, where Muslims from all over the country listened to guest lecturers and imams deliver speeches and sermons […]

Africa: Dr Gani Enahoro of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat elected as World Veterinary Association’s Councilor for Africa

Source: http://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/07/gani-enahoro-emerges-world-veterinary-councilor/ | IN FACING THE KA’ABA The Vice President, African Veterinary Association (AVA), and Naibul Amir, Easter Region, Ahmadiyya Muslim Jammaat, Nigeria, Dr Gani Enahoro has been elected the World Veterinary Association, WVA Councilor for Africa. In a keenly contested election, Enahoro beat other two candidates, Dr. Clive Peter Marwick from […]

Australia: Ahmadiyya Muslim community launches “Meet a Muslim” campaign across Australia to drive away Islamophobia

Source: http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/lifestyle/news-and-views/we-have-phobias-of-each-other-meet-a-muslim-campaign-launches-across-australia-20170712-gx9h4v.html |Mary Ward The group has previously run Q&A sessions at Western Sydney University’s Parramatta and Lithgow campuses. A new campaign by an Australian Muslim community is encouraging people to “meet a Muslim” over coffee and cake. Muslims Down Under, a group of volunteers from across Australia, are willing to […]

USA: ‘Love for all’: Thousands of Ahmadi Muslims gather in central Pa. for 69th Jalsa Salana (Annual Convention)

Source: http://www.ydr.com/story/news/2017/07/16/thousands-muslims-gather-harrisburg/480074001/ | Joel Shannon , jshannon@ydr.com //www.ydr.com/videos/embed/103720526/?fullsite=true The sign hanging in the Pennsylvania Farm Show arena had a dark background and large, bold, white Arabic lettering. Come a little closer, and you could read the English words beneath: “LOVE FOR ALL HATRED FOR NONE.” The arena where the sign was displayed hosted thousands of Muslim […]

USA: 69th Annual Convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community will take place this weekend in Harrisburg, Pa

Source: http://www.cleveland.com/letters/index.ssf/2017/07/i_hope_that_more_people_will_c.html By Other Voices The 69th annual convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA will take place this coming weekend in Harrisburg, Pa. The purpose of this convention, as outlined by the Founder of the Community, Mirza Ghulam Ahmad of Qadian, is for members to gather from all across the country […]

Germany: Karlsruher Ahmadiyya Muslime start counter-terrorism information campaign

Source: KARLSRUHE News | http://timesofahmad.blogspot.in/2017/07/germany-karlsruher-ahmadiyya-muslime.html With campaign of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat Under the motto “We are all German” the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat wants to spread enlightenment around Karlsruhe on the subject of Muslims. Only a small minority of the Muslims are responsible for terror. The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat community wants to […]

Gambia: Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat donates food, clothing, shoes & praying mats to disaster victims in Bureng

Source: https://observergm.com/ahmadiyya-donates-to-disaster-victims-in-bureng/ The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat in The Gambia recently donated 50 bags of rice, clothing, shoes and praying mats to disaster victims at Bureng village, in the Lower River Region. The package also includes a day’s free medical treatment from the doctors of the Ahmadiyya hospitals in Tallinding and Farafenni. […]

Thailand opens bail for detained UNHCR asylum seekers/refugees which includes Pakistan’s persecuted Christians & Ahmadi Muslims

Source: http://www.pakistanchristianpost.com/detail.php?hnewsid=6544 BPCA announces that Thailand opens bail for detained UNHCR registered asylum seekers London: July 11, 2017. (PCP) For almost two years persecuted Pakistani Christians and Ahmadis who make up over 50% of Thailand’s asylum seeker community have been refused bail for overstaying their visa’s. For the re-persecuted victims this […]