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Mother believed to be Syria bound arrested in UK

Zahera Tariq was arrested at Luton airport
A mother of four who was believed to have been planning to travel to Syria with her children has been arrested at Luton airport.    Zahera Tariq, 33, from Walthamstow in east London, was detained in Turkey along with her sons Muhammad, 12, Amaar, 11, Aadid, four and daughter Safiyyah, nine.   The Met police’s counter-terrorism c...

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First Tamil in 32 years to lead Sri Lanka opposition

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Buddhist Heritage festival: United in cleanliness

One of India’s leading spiritual leaders, His Holiness HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji (HH Pujya Muniji), led the closing ceremony of the fourth International Festival of Buddhist Heritage of Ladakh, north India, last month. HH Pujy More News »
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