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News Mauritania » Religion: Award-winning talk show for Arab youth tackles religion, sex

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/01/arabic-language-talk-show-gives-platform-to-youth.html
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

An Arabic-language talk show gives Arab youth a space to speak and express themselves on everything from religion to sex ... Libya, Iraq and Mauritania. Producing shows in these countries has not always been easy. “In every country we visit, we encounter ...

News Mauritania » Religion: The 'Underground Railroad' To Save Atheists

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/01/the-underground-railroad-to-save-atheists/550229/
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

a U.K.-based non-profit that aims to promote the rights of non-religious people, there are currently 12 nations in which apostasy (including atheism) can be punished by death: Afghanistan, Iran, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritania, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi Arabia ...

News Mauritania » Religion: Azerbaijan among least religious countries

News channel or source: https://news.az/articles/society/128321
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

According to the surveys, five countries tie for the title of most religious. In each of Ethiopia, Malawi, Niger, Sri Lanka and Yemen, 99 per cent of those questioned answered "yes". A further four - Burundi, Djibouti, Mauritania and Somalia - saw 98 per ...

News Mauritania » Religion: Mapped: The world's most (and least) religious countries

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/maps-and-graphics/most-religious-countries-in-the-world/
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

According to the surveys, five countries tie for the title of most religious. In each of Ethiopia, Malawi, Niger, Sri Lanka and Yemen, 99 per cent of those questioned answered "yes". A further four - Burundi, Djibouti, Mauritania and Somalia - saw 98 per ...

News Mauritania » Religion: Iran and the egression from the religious revolution

News channel or source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/views/news/middle-east/2018/01/11/Iran-and-the-egression-from-the-religious-revolution.html
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

Hence, we understand how the opposition of the political system was carried out within the framework of religious legitimacy ... Dr. Adballah Seyid Ould Abah is a University Professor in Mauritania. He has a PhD in philosophy and is a professor at the ...

News Mauritania » Religion: Keita: Family Planning is the Best Way to Fight Maternal Mortality

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/01/11/keita-family-planning-is-the-best-way-to-fight-maternal-mortality/
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

Religious scholars have confirmed that everywhere; I was Rep in the Islamic Republic of Mauritania you had Fatwa and it says this is not good, stop it! It was fabulous. So today it is really our traditional culture; religion has nothing to do with it.

News Mauritania » Religion: Senegal, where Christians and Muslims live together in peace

News channel or source: http://www.lastampa.it/2018/01/23/vaticaninsider/eng/inquiries-and-interviews/senegal-where-christians-and-muslims-live-together-in-peace-O7VvABe9e3di2IcM47TvWL/pagina.html
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Two key episodes Relations between Christian and Muslim religious authorities are also very friendly ... Father Flavio notes - since some neighboring countries, in particular Mauritania and Mali, are unstable and small groups try to trespass to carry ...

News Mauritania » Religion: Mauritania Highlights Religious Education

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201411150102.html
Publication date: Saturday 15 November 2014

Nouakchott — Mauritania just approved an increase in the time allocated for Islamic and religious education (IMCR) in secondary schools. As a result of the decision by the education minister, religion will now be a compulsory subject for the baccalaureate.

News Mauritania » Religion: Mauritania strengthens blasphemy law after blogger case

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/11/mauritania-strengthens-blasphemy-law-blogger-case-171122163349451.html
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Mkhaitir was arrested in January 2014 in relation to an online post in which he argued that some people in Mauritania justify discrimination on the basis of religion. A Mauritanian court charged and convicted him of apostasy for allegedly "speaking ...

News Mauritania » Religion: Mauritania blogger sentenced to death is released on appeal

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/11/09/mauritania-blogger-sentenced-to-death-is-released-on-appeal.html
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

Mkhaitir was arrested in January 2014 and charged with apostasy over a Facebook post that condemned the use of religion to justify discrimination against his caste. It was the first death sentence handed down for apostasy in Mauritania since the African ...