Tag Archive: Muslims

Singaporeans Among Foreign Fighters Involved In ISIS-linked Insurgency In Southern Philippines’ Marawi

Foreign Muslim militants, including some from Singapore, are involved in the days-long clashes in a key city in the southern Philippine island group of Mindanao, the military said on Friday (May 26). “There are… Malaysians, Singaporeans… in the fight that…
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World’s Largest Muslim Youth Wing Calls For Re-Examination Of Islamic Text

JOMBANG, East Java, Indonesia: The world’s largest Muslim youth organisation Gerakan Pemuda Ansor (GP Ansor) – the youth wing of Indonesia’s largest Muslim organisation Nadlatul Ulama (NU) – on Monday (May 22) called for a re-examination of Islamic text to…
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Free Carpooling App For Mosque-Goers To Be Launched In Time For Ramadan

Three weeks ago, 15 youths from the Malay/Muslim community decided to come together and create a free carpooling app for mosque-goers. Terawhere, now in the final stages of development, will be launched on Friday, tying in with the start of…
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Trump Described Islam As “One Of The World’s Great Faiths” And Called For Tolerance And Respect For Each Other

US President Donald Trump on Sunday (May 21) pivoted away from his strident assessment of Islam as a religion of hatred as he sought to redefine US leadership in the Middle East and rally the Muslim world to join him…
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Khan Osman Sulaiman: Rising Islamophobia, Are Muslims In Singapore Walking On A Tightrope?

Ahok got 2 years jail in Indonesia for blasphemy and the world cries foul. Yes its jail time. Not murder. When The Rohingyas were persecuted, not many were outrightly denouncing the Myanmar government for its crimes against humanity. Islam got…
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