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Casey report criticised for focus on UK Muslim communities

RACISM IN UK Muslim groups have raised concerns about the government’s community cohesion report, arguing that it confuses race, religion and immigration and focuses too heavily on Muslim communities. The study, commissioned by David Cameron as prime minister and carried out by Dame Louise Casey, recommends a new strategy to help bridge divides in the UK, including an “integration oath” ... Read More »

Mayor of the small southern Spanish

When the mayor of the small southern Spanish town of Osuna called Jesus Cansino to tell him “Game of Thrones” was coming to shoot part of season five, he wouldn’t believe it. Read More »

Hungarian Muslim group criticises town’s ‘xenophobic’ decrees

Hungarian Islamic Community attacks ban on mosques, muezzins and clothes such as niqab and burkini by mayor of Ásotthalom One of Hungary’s main Muslim organisations has decried what it said are “xenophobic” steps taken by an ultra-nationalist local mayor. The town of Ásotthalom on the Serbian border last week banned mosque construction, the use of a muezzin at prayer times ... Read More »

Dutch parliament paves way for approval of partial Islamic veil ban

Lower house approves ban on clothing that covers faces, including burqa and niqab, in official buildings, schools and hospitals The lower house of the Dutch parliament has approved a limited ban on “face-covering clothing”, including the burqa and niqab. The legislation, approved on Tuesday by a large majority in the 150-seat house of representatives, must be approved by the upper ... Read More »

Islamic Terrorists Slaughter Catholic Priest in France

Two terrorists allied with the Islamic State stormed into a Catholic church in northern France during the midst of the celebration of Mass. They took hostages and then cut the throat of the 86-year-old priest in the church. A team of police trained in special weapons and techniques came to the scene and shot the two militants to death. Bomb ... Read More »

Germany bans Islamic group DWR as police launch raids on 190 sites

German police have launched dawn raids on about 190 mosques, flats and offices linked to an Islamic group as the government bans the organisation, accusing it of radicalising young people. The interior minister, Thomas de Maizière, said the DWR “True Religion” organisation had contacted young people as it distributed Qur’ans and other religious material, and had persuaded about 140 of ... Read More »

Van driver attacks truck drivers on side of English motorway

An aggressive van driver has taken his anger out on two unsuspecting truck drivers instead of swapping insurance details on the side of an English motorway. The man’s van and a truck collided on the M62, in Greater Manchester, on November 9. Police say the quarrel kicked off after the truck drivers asked the man for his insurance details. In ... Read More »

Barcelona set to launch appeal against Neymar corruption trial ruling

BARCELONA are to appeal a judge’s ruling that Neymar should face trial for corruption. The Brazil star’s case had been dismissed, but was reopened on Monday by investment fund DIS, which claims it is owed up to €30 million from Neymar’s 2013 move from Santos to Barcelona. The company, which owned 40% of the 24-year-old’s transfer rights, says part of ... Read More »

Politicans and businessmen back gaming sector petition for Malaga/Gibraltar flight to Malta

POLITICIANS, gaming bosses and businessmen are campaigning to introduce flights from southern Spain to Malta. More than 500 people have already signed a change.org petition which claims hundreds of work hours are lost every month as workers travel from Malaga and Gibraltar to Malta. There is currently no direct flight from Malaga or Gibraltar to Malta, despite thousands of workers ... Read More »

No more corruption’: King Felipe tells Spain’s parliament

Spain’s king on Thursday urged an end to the graft scandals that have long plagued his nation, as he opened a new session of parliament after nearly a year of political paralysis. The matter is particularly close to heart for Felipe VI, whose sister is on trial over the alleged illegal business dealings of her husband. At the same time, ... Read More »