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'Food-deprived, pulling all-nighters': A-levels during Ramadan

Pupils at at Tauheedul Islam school in Blackburn on how they juggled fasting and exams<p>It was a tough exam season for this year’s A-level cohort, who sweated in airless assembly halls during the hottest summer in decades. Arguably, it was even tougher for the students of Tauheedul Islam girls’ high …


Jomana Jojo

JavaScript is disabled<p>You need to enable JavaScript to use SoundCloud<p>Jomana Jojo’s tracks<p>Zakatul - Fitr 1 by Jomana Jojo<p>published on 2018/06/10 …


Huddersfield Town face trip to Stoke City in Carabao Cup second round

Huddersfield Town have been drawn away to Stoke City in the second round of the Carabao Cup.<p>The match will take place in the week commencing August …


Re-opening of Kerem Shalom crossing met with scepticism in Gaza

Israel's move to lift a ban on movement of commercial goods through its Kerem Shalom crossing into the Gaza strip was met with scepticism by …


Susie “Q” Ramadan Aiming to Join Jeff Fenech as Three-Time World Champion

<b>MELBOURNE (13 August 2018)</b> – Former IBF and WBC bantamweight champion <b>Susie “Q” Ramadan</b> 27-2 (12) has a word of warning for the current world …


Ramadan Dabash Wants to Be Jerusalem’s First Palestinian City Councilman

Jerusalem’s Palestinians, who make up about one-third of the city’s population, have had residency rights in the city since 1967, guaranteeing them …


Sacred Landscape in Medieval Afghanistan

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Rape-accused scholar Ramadan loses latest bid to be freed from French jail

PARIS (AFP) -<p>An appeals court in Paris has upheld a decision by judges to keep Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan in jail while he is being investigated on rape charges brought by two women, a legal source told AFP on Thursday.<p>Lawyers for Ramadan had requested his release last month after unsuccessfully …


Global Media Maker Fellow Amr Salama Directs One of The Year’s Biggest Ramadan Hits

<i>Since 2016, Film Independent and The U.S. Department of State’s</i> <i>Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs have partnered on</i> <b>Global Media Makers</b><i>, an</i> …


Indonesia Grows at Best Pace Since 2013 in Q2, Though Headwinds Loom

<b>Jakarta.</b> Indonesia's economy beat forecasts and grew the fastest in 4-1/2 years in April-June, helped by higher consumption during Ramadan, but …


Emma Ramadan Reviews Etel Adnan's Surge by Harriet Staff

Writer, translator, and bookstore-owner Emma Ramadan reviews Etel Adnan's new book, <i>Surge</i> (Nightboat, 2018), for <i>Full Stop</i>. Ramadan thinks of Adnan as …


On the Tariq Ramadan affair

The way the case against Tariq Ramadan is handled seems like a political character assassination.<p>What is happening to Swiss-born Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan in France is disgraceful and simply ignominious. I can no longer maintain my silence before this grotesque travesty of justice.<p>Since rape …

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Huddersfield Town player ratings: Ramadan Sobhi and Philip Billing among top ratings after 45 minutes against Bologna

Huddersfield Town lead FC Bologna at half time in their penultimate pre-season friendly.<p>An Aaron Mooy penalty has put the Terrier ahead after Florent …


Diakhaby, Ramadan, Hamer? Who should start for Huddersfield Town against Chelsea?

The Premier League season is now just 13 days away for Huddersfield Town.<p>The Terriers kick off the 2018/19 campaign at home to Chelsea before …


Ducey requires additional disclosure of pharmacy committee

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Friday added new financial disclosure rules for a state pharmaceutical committee after it was revealed a member took …


Arizona governor enacts reforms in wake of Medicaid investigation

<i>This story was published by NPR.</i>Arizona’s governor enacted multiple changes to the state Medicaid system Friday in response to a joint Center for …

Health Care

Arizona doctor on state Medicaid panel took $700K from drug makers, the most in the U.S.

Dr. Mohamed Ramadan, who votes on drugs used by Medicaid, received more than $700,000 from drug makers, including trips to Las Vegas and Hawaii.

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Legal Monism

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Tariq Ramadan’s detention exposes the flaws in French liberté, égalité and fraternité

The authorities in France are coming under international pressure over their treatment of Muslim academic and philosopher Tariq Ramadan who is being …

Human Rights

Arizona Governor Takes Steps To Blunt Industry Influence On Medicaid

In response to a joint investigation by the Center for Public Integrity and NPR into the influence of the drug industry on Medicaid, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey made changes to the state's Medicaid program Friday, including adding new transparency rules and kicking a doctor off a state committee.<p>Ducey, …


Dubai airport passenger traffic climbs in June on Ramadan effect

DUBAI, July 25 (Reuters) - The number of passengers travelling through Dubai International Airport rose 11.7 percent in June, rebounding from declines in April and May, largely because of the impact of the holy month of Ramadan on traffic.<p>The world’s busiest airport for international travellers …


Ceasefire violations doubled during Ramadan: Government

New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The number of ceasefire violations increased during the month of Ramadan -- from May 17 to June 16 - this year by over …


Oregon food cart owner who used racial slur will pay $1,000

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The owner of a Portland food cart has agreed to pay $1,000 to a customer he physically and verbally attacked last month.<p>In …

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Navigation by Judgment

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French court denies Tariq Ramadan's request to drop rape charges

French judges have rejected a request by lawyers for Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan to drop charges of raping two women, a source close to the inquiry told AFP on Friday.<p>Ramadan, a Swiss citizen and Oxford University professor whose grandfather founded Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood movement, has been …

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Here’s How 15 Hardcore Athletes Train During Ramadan

Courtesy of Kateryna Tayterenko, Matthew Jurysta, Frederick Breedon / Getty Images, Mohammad Ismail / Reuters Images<p>Ramadan takes place during the …


French court denies request by Tariq Ramadan to drop rape charges

PARIS (AFP) -<p>French judges have rejected a request by lawyers for Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan to drop charges of raping two women, a source close to the inquiry told AFP on Friday.<p>Ramadan, a Swiss citizen and Oxford University professor whose grandfather founded Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood …


An Opinion on the Tariq Ramadan Affair [by Khaled Abou El Fadl]

Khaled Abou El Fadl<p>Open Democracy<p>July 17, 2018<p>Tariq Ramadan’s mistreatment by the French courts, and his virtual public lynching by the French media …

Middle East

How soon will Ramadan Sobhi be ready to make his debut for Huddersfield Town?

World Cup ace Ramadan Sobhi could make his Huddersfield Town bow this weekend – if all goes well in training near Frankfurt.<p>The 21-year-old wing …

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