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PHOTOS: Muslim world mourns on Muharram

On Tuesday, devout Shiite Muslims commemorated the martyrdom of the Prophet Muhammad’s grandson with mass flagellation ceremonies. Known as Ashura, the ritual is celebrated on the 10th......

Latest Iraq blast targets Shia mosque

A suicide car bomber hit worshippers leaving a Shia mosque in the town of Tuz Khormato shortly after midday prayers on Friday, killing at least 10 people and wounding 21 others, police said.The......

935 killed in Iraq stampede

Ninehundred andthirty fivepeople were crushed to death or drowned on Wednesday in a stampede on a Baghdad bridge, triggered by fears that a suicide bomber was among vast crowds of Shiite pilgrims......

'I want the people to talk, speak and breathe'

Sitting at the back of the prayer hall, far enough from the Imam's mimbar so that he would not disturb anyone's prayers, Dr Ahmed Aziz thumbed through his black prayer beads rapidly, and spoke with......

Colin Powell cancels Athens visit

U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell abruptly canceled plans to attend the Olympics closing ceremonies in Athens on Sunday in part because of events in Iraq and Sudan, the State Department......

  People speak for first imam of the shiites

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Q. What is the fundamental difference between Shia and Sunni ?
:  A. The Shia shahadah (declaration of faith) states:"There is no god but Allh, Muhammad is the Messenger of Allh, Al is the Friend of Allh. The...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-fundamental-difference-between-shia-and-sunni-//answers/968013

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Over 17 million Shiites head to Karbala to mark Arbaeen Day

Baghdad, Dec 13 (IANS/EFE) More than 17 million Shiite pilgrims traveled to Karbala, south of Baghdad, for the Arbaeen religious festival at the... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/fwire/over-17-million-shiites-head-to-karbala-to-mark-arbaeen-day-1847705.html
Millions Gather in Karbala for Pilgrimage Despite IS Threat

Millions of Shiite Muslim pilgrims thronged the Iraqi city of Karbala today for one of the world's largest religious gatherings, in defiance of the... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/Millions-Gather-in-Karbala-for-Pilgrimage-Despite-IS-Threat/872379
Shi'ite pilgrims flock to Iraq holy city, govt fears attack

7:16pm IST KERBALA, Iraq (Reuters) - From across Iraq and neighbouring states, millions of Shi'ite pilgrims are heading this week to the city... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/12/10/mideast-crisis-iraq-pilgrims-idINKBN0JO1DH20141210
Islamic State executes Shi'ite militia fighters north of …

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State fighters executed 12 Shiite militiamen north of Baghdad after heavy fighting for control of a rural village,... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/islamic-state-executes-shiite-militia-fighters-north-baghdad-163521032.html
Bombings kill 10 people in Iraq

Police officials said the first attack took place today morning when a bomb exploded near a market in the Shiite section of the town of Mahmoudiya,... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/officials-bombings-kill-10-people-in-iraq-114120600777_1.html

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