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BERLIN - OCTOBER 03: Muslim men study the Koran at the Sehitlik Mosque on open house day at German mosques October 3, 2007 in Berlin, Germany. The day coincides with German unity day (Tag der deutschen Einheit). The Sehitlik Mosque is Berlin's largest and serves a mostly Turkish-speaking congregation.

Teachers Association Demands Islamic Studies

A teachers association in Bavaria has said it wants to see Islamic studies lessons being made mandatory in all schools in the region. In 2009 the Ministry of Culture in Bavaria introduced a pilot program for the teaching of what they call

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Islamic School Has Govt Funding Cut Over Mismanagement Concerns

Australia’s largest Islamic school has had its government funding pulled over concerns that lax accounting procedures could not guarantee taxpayer money was spent solely on education rather than siphoned off for other causes. The Malek Fahd Islamic School in Greenacre in south-west

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Kuwaiti Columnist: Ban Religious Studies in Arab State Schools

TEL AVIV – A Kuwaiti university lecturer recently called for Arab state schools to abolish religious studies, claiming the majority of the Arab world’s problems stem from official school curriculum. Dr. Ibtihal Al-Khatib, a liberal and secular activist, penned her