46 Assam mullahs issue fatwa against singer Nahid Afrin for singing anti isis songs.

Police are investigating whether the fatwa was a reaction to Nahid recently performing songs against terrorism
Leaflets bearing the fatwa in Assamese and the names of the clerics were distributed across Hojai and Nagaon districts of Indian state of Assam.: Forty-six Muslim clerics in Assam have issued a fatwa against up-and-coming singer Nahid Afrin, who was the first runner-up in the 2015 season of a musical reality TV show, asking her to stop performing in public.

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U.S. Religious visas a boon for Islamic Jihadis

U.S. visa program designed to temporarily admit religious workers from other countries may be letting jihadists into the country, security experts and religious leaders warn.The R visa program is for non-immigrant clerics and religious workers and allows successful applicants to stay in the U.S. for up to five years. They are then allowed to apply for a permanent residency under their R-1 status.

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Aid Workers with Franklin Graham's Samaritan's Purse Kidnapped in South Sudan

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Rebels in South Sudan have reportedly abducted eight aid workers with the Christian humanitarian organization Samaritan's Purse. The group is led by Franklin Graham, son of famed evangelist Billy Graham.According to a military official, the kidnappers are demanding food as ransom.

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European Union Court Allows Religious Symbol Bans- Headscarf Ruling

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A woman walks past a mannequin wearing a headscarf at a market in the Brussels.
LUXEMBOURG: Employers may bar staff from wearing visible religious symbols, the European Union's top court ruled on Tuesday in its first decision on the issue of women wearing Islamic headscarves at work.

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