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Secular Britain is ‘doing God’: official

by Staff Reporter - 9th October 2014

AS IT EMERGES that IS has plotted a terror spectacular on British soil, a new Commission consults the nation on religion and identity.

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Modi received with warmth by US leadership and Indian Americans

by Slok Gyawali - 3rd October 2014

ESTABLISHING himself as a world leader, securing investment and nimbly sidestepping a summons - Modi's visit to the US is reviewed by SLOK GYAWALI.

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FGM - why do Malian women still think it's a religious requirement?

by Chine Mbubaegbu - 1st October 2014

NEW REPORT finds female genital mutilation in Mali is increasing. CHINE MBUBAEGBU hears how a society is afraid to change a centuries-old practice.

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