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UK: Hindu Sewa Day pulls out of government Jubilee initiative

by Chine Mbubaegbu - 30th May 2012

Selfless performance? Sewa Day Chairman, Arup GangulyInterfaith groups fall out over a few thousand pounds on eve of historic celebration.

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Brotherhood face both ways as Egypt votes for its president

by Jayson Casper - 24th May 2012

‘Clarifying Islam’: MB presidential hopeful Mohamed Morsy. Photo: ReutersMB hopefuls renounce punishment for conversion – and a new caliphate in Jerusalem.

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Sponsoring salvation: India’s Hajj Subsidy debate

by Sunny Peter - 22nd May 2012

Lapido tests reaction to the abolition of an annual £80million religious subsidy that has done nothing for poverty.

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    WHAT ARE THE RELIGIOUS trends that inform the thoughts, feelings and actions of Britain's Muslim communities? Philip Lewis reviews an indispensable and accessible work that lays bare the ideologies informing the main Islamic movements in Britain today.