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Al-Azhar University’s ‘democracy’ call leaves room for Islamism

by Irfan Al-Alawi - 29th June 2011

Lapido Media analyses a stream of new initiatives by Cairo’s Grand Shaykh in light of mass demonstrations planned for 8 July demanding a pre-election constitution.

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‘Muslims will suffer more than Copts’ after Egypt’s revolution

by Staff Reporter - 22nd June 2011

The world must heed the likely chilling effect of Islamic religious constraints on Egypt’s middle-class revolution, says a prominent church leader.

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Top Muslim women’s advocate backs Cox’s Equality Bill

by Jenny Taylor - 13th June 2011

Sharia councils will continue’, but reform from within Muslim world more likely, says MWN Chair.

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