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Mar27

Join the Quest for Success!

By: MuslimVillage Source: Q4S via MuslimVillage The United Muslims of Australia (UMA) kindly invites the Muslim and broader communities to join them on a spiritual journey of seeking success in this life and the hereafter with the launch of their second Quest for Success Conference, to be held on Sunday May 7th 2017 at the well renowned Sydney Showground Olympic Park- Halls 3 & 4, from 9.30am-8pm. The Quest for Success Conference serves to inspire positive change through a friendly Islamic environment, showcasing halal entertainment, providing dawah, and most importantly uniting the community under the banner of Islam. The event will feature inspirational international speakers such...

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Mar25

Is Nami Island a hidden halal destination in Asia?

By: Ni Nyoman Wira Source: The Jakarta Post Nami Island, officially known as the Naminara Republic, is an island that is located 63 kilometers away from Seoul, South Korea. In 2006, this half-moon shaped island declared its “Cultural Independence” from the Republic of Korea, therefore it has its own diplomatic and cultural policies, including its own national flag, anthem, passport, visa, currency and certificate of citizenship. The island is also known as the shooting location of very popular Korean drama Winter Sonata. Last year, the location welcomed 1.3 million foreign tourists from 120 countries. Aside from China, more than half of the visitors came from other regions, such as...

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Mar22

More restrictions for travelers to the US and UK – this time gadgets

By: AP Source: AP via Hindustani Times As the indignities of modern air travel go, the latest ban on laptops and tablets on some international flights falls somewhere between having to take off your ratty shoes at the security checkpoint and having your baby food and milk tested for bomb residue. It’s yet another inconvenience in the name of security for weary travelers, especially those from or passing through the 10 mostly Middle Eastern and North African countries covered by new US and British policies. The affected ports are: Cairo, Egypt; Amman, Jordan; Kuwait City, Kuwait; Casablanca, Morocco; Doha, Qatar; Riyadh and Jeddah in Saudi Arabia; Istanbul, Turkey; and Abu Dhabi and Dubai...

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