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Islamic revival movement may adapt to avoid Megamosque project collapse, claims scholar

by Our Correspondent - 27th September 2012

New book launches series challenging journalists to engage with the social and political impact of religions in Britain.

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EGYPT: Islamist theology of protest reveals drive towards Pakistan-style blasphemy law

by Jayson Casper - 19th September 2012

Why must an insult to the Muslim prophet unleash displays of fury? 

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LAPIDO INVESTIGATION: Any room at all for discussion of Islam in Pakistan today?

by Paaras Abbas - 12th September 2012

Anybody who gives a liberal interpretation of Islam cannot live in Pakistan’.  Startling claim by Director of Pakistan’s Human Rights Commission.

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