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Muslim Woman Files Discrimination Lawsuit Against Employer

Muslim Woman Files Discrimination Lawsuit Against Employer

Press Shia - A Muslim woman from St. Louis County claiming she was discriminated against by a potential employer, does not necessarily have an open-and-shut case.Press Shia - A Muslim woman from St. Louis County claiming she was discriminated against by a potential employer, does not necessarily have an open-and-shut case.   St. Louis attorney Gonzalo Fernandez, says the security...

Welcome to Open Mosque Day at Newbury Park Islamic Center

Welcome to Open Mosque Day at Newbury Park Islamic Center

Press Shia Agency - With rhetoric surrounding Muslims heating up during the election season, Islamic centers across the nation threw open their doors on Sunday to provide neighbors with firsthand knowledge of their religion.Press Shia Agency - With rhetoric surrounding Muslims heating up during the election season, Islamic centers across the nation threw open their doors on Sunday to provide...

Saudi council rejects proposal for study of women's driving

Saudi council rejects proposal for study of women's driving

Press Shia - Saudi Arabia's top advisory body, known as the Shura Council, has rejected a proposal for conducting a study on the issue of women's driving, ignoring international calls for easing restrictions on women.Press Shia Agency - A member of the council said on Wednesday that the study had been proposed by a male member at a meeting this week but failed to get the required...

Leader of Indian Alavi Bohras visits University of Religions and Denominations in Qom

Leader of Indian Alavi Bohras visits University of Religions and Denominations in Qom

Press Shia Agency – The leader of the Indian Alavi Bohras paid a visit to Qom’s University of Religions and Denominations and met with its officials where he familiarized the participants with the Alavi Bohra sect.Press Shia Agency – Accompanied by a religious delegation of Indian Bohra’s, Mawlana Hatem Zakiyuddin, the 45th Da’i al-Mutlaq, “the absolute or unrestricted...

Scholars must describe the philosophy of Arba’in

Scholars must describe the philosophy of Arba’in

Press Shia – The Secretary-General of the World Forum for Proximity of the Islamic Schools of Thought urged religious clerics and elites to propagate and describe the philosophy of the Arba’in pilgrimage. Press Shia – Ayatollah Mohsen Araki, the Secretary-General of the World Forum for Proximity of the Islamic Schools of Thought, urged religious clerics, thinkers and elites to delineate...

Iran denies supporting ‘Taliban terrorist group’

Iran denies supporting ‘Taliban terrorist group’

Press Shia Agency - Iran has denied a claim by the “Taliban terrorist group” that the outfit has “relations” with the Islamic Republic.​ Press Shia Agency - If we were to believe the images in some political campaign commercials, Cedar Rapids would have burned to the ground long ago. Hooded figures, murder in their eyes, guns in their hands, “Allah Akbar” on their lips;...

Islamic Center in LA unites with community members after terrorist threats

Islamic Center in LA unites with community members after terrorist threats

Press Shia Agency - In a show of unity in the face of hate, members of the religious, political and police communities joined together Friday at the Islamic Center of Southern California for a weekly prayer service.Press Shia - In a show of unity in the face of hate, members of the religious, political and police communities joined together Friday at the Islamic Center of Southern California for...

Parents face court after refusing to let son go on school trip to mosque

Parents face court after refusing to let son go on school trip to mosque

Press Shia Agency - A couple in Germany are facing court after they stopped their teenage son from attending a local mosque on a school trip because they were afraid he would be "indoctrinated" by Islamic extremists. Press Shia - A couple in Germany are facing court after they stopped their teenage son from attending a local mosque on a school trip because they were afraid he would be...

To Represent Thousands Of North Florida Muslims, CAIR Opens New Panhandle Office

To Represent Thousands Of North Florida Muslims, CAIR Opens New Panhandle Office

Press Shia Agency - Hiba Rahim is CAIR Florida’s Northwest Florida Regional Coordinator. CAIR stands for the Council on American-Islamic Relations, which already has three offices in Central and South Florida. Press Shia Agency - Hiba Rahim is CAIR Florida’s Northwest Florida Regional Coordinator. CAIR stands for the Council on American-Islamic Relations, which already has three offices...

Afghans Residing in Iran Can Take Part in Arbaeen Pilgrimage

Afghans Residing in Iran Can Take Part in Arbaeen Pilgrimage

Press Shia Agency - Iran’s Immigration and Passport Police Chief Colonel Mohammad Babaei said Afghan nationals residing in the Islamic Republic can obtain visa to visit Iraq’s holy city of Karbala for Arbaeen this year. Press Shia Agency - Colonel Babaei told Press Shia that in previous years, there were legal problems in the way of Afghan citizens living in Iran to leave the country to take...