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British mosques open doors in bid to ease tensions

Community relations: Some mosques will be open to the public as part of a new initiative
BRITISH mosques are to throw their doors open to the general public as they attempt to reach out to fellow citizens following "tensions around terrorism". The Muslim Council of Britain umbrella group said yesterday (January 28) it would be organising #VisitMyMosque day on Sunday (February 1), where Islamic places of worship will share tea and cakes, a...

Mohammad Sarwar resigns as Pakistani provincial governor

THE governor of Pakistan's central Punjab province resigned today (January 29), saying the country's political system had failed ordinary people and served "only the elite class". Mohammad Sarwar, a businessman who served as More News »

Amit Patel sells Auden Mckenzie

ONE of Britain’s fastest growing pharmaceutical companies was sold to a bigger rival last week, netting its owners a cool £306 million. Amit Patel and his sister Meeta offloaded Auden Mckenzie Pharma to Actavis, one of the world&rs More News »

Indian police arrest editor over Charlie Hebdo reprint

POLICE arrested and bailed the editor of an Urdu-language newspaper in Mumbai for reprinting a cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed from satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo, police said today (January 29). Shirin Dalvi, editor of the Mumbai edi More News »

Modi, Obama bond over humble beginnings on radio show

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi and US president Barack Obama bonded over their humble beginnings on a radio show aired on Tuesday (January 27), just after the American leader ended his New Delhi visit. Obama co-hosted Modi's monthly r More News »
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