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Trump Faces Backlash From Religious Leaders For Church Photo Shoot [Video]

Trump Faces Backlash From Religious Leaders For Church Photo Shoot

President Trump faced backlash Tuesday from religious leaders and elected officials for his photo shoot at St. Andrews Church, where peaceful protestors outside the White House were tear gassed to..

Credit: KCAL 9 CBS LA     Duration: 04:39Published
San Jose Religious Leaders, Activists Reflect On Chaos Of Passion, Protest, Change [Video]

San Jose Religious Leaders, Activists Reflect On Chaos Of Passion, Protest, Change

Religious leaders and activists see a silver lining in the unrest during protests over the death of George Floyd that have raged over the last days. Devin Fehely reports.

Credit: CBS 5 SF KPIX     Duration: 02:21Published
Religious Leaders Across South Floriday Come Together [Video]

Religious Leaders Across South Floriday Come Together

Religious leaders from across South Florida came together Tuesday in Miami Gardens to stand in solidarity with those demanding justice for George Floyd.

Credit: CBS4 Miami     Duration: 02:30Published
Mosques in the Gaza Strip will reopen after more than two months [Video]

Mosques in the Gaza Strip will reopen after more than two months

Mosques in the Gaza Strip will reopen to worshippers on Wednesday (June 3) after more than two months of closure due to coronavirus. The announcement was made by the Ministry of Religious Affairs on..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 05:23Published
Actor Jamie Foxx joins demonstrations in San Francisco [Video]

Actor Jamie Foxx joins demonstrations in San Francisco

Actor and activist Jamie Foxx was in San Francisco Monday to join a kneel-in protest with local community and religious leaders fighting police violence and racism.

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Local Clergy Speak Out Against Prosecutor's Decision [Video]

Local Clergy Speak Out Against Prosecutor's Decision

What local religious leaders are saying after the announcement that a man involved in the death of a protester would face no charges.

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Senior religious leader in Buffalo's Black community talks about protests [Video]

Senior religious leader in Buffalo's Black community talks about protests

Senior religious leader in Buffalo's Black community talks about protests

Credit: WKBW Buffalo     Duration: 02:24Published
Unlock 1.0: Jharkhand to not open religious places, says CM Hemant Soren [Video]

Unlock 1.0: Jharkhand to not open religious places, says CM Hemant Soren

Jharkhand will not open any religious places said Chief Minister Hemant Soren on June 01. Hemant Soren said, "Due to increasing number of coronavirus cases, we are not opening religious places in the..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:06Published
In Alappuzha, people across faiths come to the aid of an ailing man on Eid [Video]

In Alappuzha, people across faiths come to the aid of an ailing man on Eid

The streets of Vattayal locality in Kerala's Alappuzha district were lying almost barren this Eid-ul-Fitr due to coronavirus lockdown. As Muslims in the area didn't go for any grand celebrations this..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 03:05Published
Ganga Dussehra: Ghats remain deserted in Varanasi due to COVID-19 pandemic [Video]

Ganga Dussehra: Ghats remain deserted in Varanasi due to COVID-19 pandemic

Ganga Ghats remained deserted on the occasion of Ganga Dussehra in Uttar Pradesh' holy city Varanasi on June 01. The gathering of devotees is restricted to prevent the spread of coronavirus and police..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:13Published
Religious Community Comes Together For Much-Needed Worship After Week Of Violence [Video]

Religious Community Comes Together For Much-Needed Worship After Week Of Violence

Reg Chapman reports as faithful communities come together to honor the life of George Floyd and pray for peace (1:50). WCCO 4 News - May 31, 2020

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Clergy Members Hold Peaceful Protest In Boston [Video]

Clergy Members Hold Peaceful Protest In Boston

The religious leaders called for other protests to remain free of violence. WBZ-TV's Paul Burton reports.

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Unlock 1.0: Connaught Place's Hanuman Temple installs sanitization tunnel in Delhi [Video]

Unlock 1.0: Connaught Place's Hanuman Temple installs sanitization tunnel in Delhi

Connaught Place's famous Hanuman Temple is all set to reopen their doors for devotees after government has allowed reopening of religious places from June 08. To curb the spread of COVID-19, a..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:10Published
All government offices in UP will operate with 100 percent workforce: Govt [Video]

All government offices in UP will operate with 100 percent workforce: Govt

Additional Chief Secretary of Home Ministry, Awanish Awasthi announced the new guidelines on May 31, while addressing a press conference. "All Government offices will operate with 100 percent..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:58Published
Taj Mahal: Parts of the Taj Mahal complex damaged in thunderstorm, main structure intact | Oneindia [Video]

Taj Mahal: Parts of the Taj Mahal complex damaged in thunderstorm, main structure intact | Oneindia

A deadly thunderstorm that rolled across northern parts of the country damaged sections of the Taj Mahal complex, including the main gate and a railing running below its five lofty domes. Gurgaon, the..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:51Published
Mayor Jack Young, Local Religious Leaders Address George Floyd Protests [Video]

Mayor Jack Young, Local Religious Leaders Address George Floyd Protests

Mayor Jack Young, Local Religious Leaders Address George Floyd Protests

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Full Video; Gov. Tim Walz, Faith Leaders Call For Minnesota To Comply [Video]

Full Video; Gov. Tim Walz, Faith Leaders Call For Minnesota To Comply

Gov. Tim Walz, top state officials, religious and community leaders call for peaceful protests, ask demonstrators to obey 8 p.m. curfew (1:27:02). WCCO 4 News - May 30, 2020

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Prayer Closes Summer Of Faith Leaders In Minnesota [Video]

Prayer Closes Summer Of Faith Leaders In Minnesota

Gov. Tim Walz, top state officials, religious and community leaders call for peaceful protests, ask demonstrators to obey 8 p.m. curfew (2:40). WCCO 4 News - May 30, 2020

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Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Beseeches People To Honor The Curfew [Video]

Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Beseeches People To Honor The Curfew

Gov. Tim Walz, top state officials, religious and community leaders call for peaceful protests, ask demonstrators to obey 8 p.m. curfew (6:10). WCCO 4 News - May 30, 2020

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Vikram Chandra decodes ‘Unlock1’ announced by government & other top news [Video]

Vikram Chandra decodes ‘Unlock1’ announced by government & other top news

With lockdown 4.0 coming to an end, the government has announced #Unlock1. While curbs will continue in containment zones, the govt plans to open up religious places and eateries from June 8th...

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'Unlock 1': Shopping malls, religious places to reopen from June 08 [Video]

'Unlock 1': Shopping malls, religious places to reopen from June 08

The Ministry of Home Affairs, on May 30 issued new guidelines for phased re-opening of all activities outside containment zones for the next one month. However, lockdown to continue in Containment..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:35Published
Day 67: States want lockdown extended but with further relaxations | Oneindia News [Video]

Day 67: States want lockdown extended but with further relaxations | Oneindia News

On the eve of the expiry of Lockdown 4.0, most states want lockdown to continue but with further relaxations especially in the long suspended activities of the entertainment, tourism and hospitality..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 03:49Published
Religious leaders meet with Phoenix PD over George Floyd's death [Video]

Religious leaders meet with Phoenix PD over George Floyd's death

Valley religious leaders meet with Phoenix police members over George Floyd's death.

Credit: ABC15 Arizona     Duration: 02:58Published
To Dust movie (2018) - Géza Röhrig, Matthew Broderick, Sammy Voit [Video]

To Dust movie (2018) - Géza Röhrig, Matthew Broderick, Sammy Voit

To Dust movie (2018) - Matthew Broderick Dark Comedy Movie - Plot synopsis: Shmuel, a Hasidic cantor, distraught by his wife’s untimely death, struggles to find religious solace while secretly..

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Local Religious Leaders Announce Plans To Reopen [Video]

Local Religious Leaders Announce Plans To Reopen

Local religious leaders are trying to figure out how to safely reopen churches, synagogues and mosques, while still working to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

Credit: WJZ Baltimore     Duration: 02:16Published

DC bishop under fire for ‘partisan attack’ of Trump’s visit to Catholic shrine

Washington, D.C. Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory is facing backlash from Catholics for his scathing condemnation of President Trump's visit to the Saint John Paul II National Shrine, coinciding with an..
FOXNews.com - Published

NexTech AR hits monthly sales record fueled by its InfernoAR virtual events platform

NexTech AR Solutions Corp (OTCQB:NEXCF) (CSE:NTAR) has revealed record revenue and gross profit for the month of May as demand for its new virtual events platform surges. The augmented reality company..
Proactive Investors - Published

Pope Francis on what we can learn about prayer from Blaise Pascal

Vatican City, Jun 3, 2020 / 06:00 am (CNA).- Pope Francis pointed to an experience of 17th-century mathematician and philosopher Blaise Pascal as an important testimony of how one can sense the living..
CNA - Published

Here's why Zaira Wasim and Priya Prakash Varrier took a break from social media

Dangal (2016) actor Zaira Wasim and wink girl Priya Prakash Varrier, who are back on social media after a short hiatus, have explained why they decided to go offline. After being trolled for posting..
Mid-Day - Published

Minister who wrote Sinitta’s disco anthem So Macho wins religious discrimination claim after comparing homosexuality to paedophilia

A church minister who wrote Sinitta’s disco anthem “So Macho” has won a religious discrimination claim over his right to compare homosexuals to paedophiles. Pentecostal reverend George..
PinkNews - Published

President Trump calls for support for international religious freedom in new executive order (Deseret News)

“Religious freedom, America’s first freedom, is a moral and national security imperative,” the executive order begins. “Religious freedom for all people worldwide is a foreign policy priority..
Catholic Culture - Published

Iran debates 'honor killings' after girl's murder shocks country

The recent murder of an Iranian girl by her own father has highlighted women's inequality and the country's antiquated legal system. But religious authorities continue to oppose change.
Deutsche Welle - Published

FIFA: We understand the sentiments of players

FIFA has called on leagues to use "common sense" when deciding whether to discipline footballers for displaying political messages after several players in the German Bundesliga called for justice for..
Mid-Day - Published

Trump tries religious gestures to hike support amid protests

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cloaking himself in religion for the second day in a row, President Donald Trump sought to seize the moral authority to justify his hard line against demonstrators protesting the..
Seattle Times - Published

Mainstream U.S. religious leaders criticize Trump after church photo

mainstream u.s. religious leaders criticize trump after church photo
Mainstream U.S. Protestant and Catholic leaders sharply criticized President Donald Trump on Tuesday, a day after peaceful protesters were forcibly displaced for a staged presidential photo in front of..
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters India

Trump's Church Visit and Bible Photoshoot Shocks Religious Leaders, Disperse Demonstrators

The President of the United States held a bible and visited a church located across the White House. Several religious leaders are appalled by the stunt saying the Bible and the church are not props.
HNGN - Published

Religious leaders to Trump: Stop using houses of God for your photo-ops

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Newsday - Published

Trump Signs Order to 'Advance' International Religious Freedom Through the Use of 'Economic Tools'


RIA Nov. - Published

Republicans join in backlash over Trump tactics

Senators, military and religious leaders criticise use of force against White House demonstrators
FT.com - Published

Biden: 'Donald Trump Has Turned Our Country Into A Battlefield'

biden: 'donald trump has turned our country into a battlefield'
Watch VideoPresumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden laid into President Trump Tuesday morning.  "Donald Trump has turned our country into a battlefield riven by old resentments and fresh fears,"..
Newsy - Published

Odisha govt to invoke 144 around Puri Jagannath temple to prevent religious congregation

The state government has decided to invoke prohibitory order under section 144 of CrPC around the Jagannath temple to prevent congregation of devotees on Grand Road, facing the shrine, on Debasnan..
IndiaTimes - Published

Indonesia cancels haj pilgrimage over coronavirus concerns

Indonesia has cancelled the haj pilgrimage this year for people in the world's largest Muslim-majority nation due to concerns over the coronavirus, the religious affairs minister said on Tuesday.
Reuters India - Published

Devotees likely to be barred from Rath Yatra in Puri

The state government's decision on Monday to extend the ban on religious congregations and keep the places of worship shut till June 30 strongly indicates that this year's Rath Yatra in Puri scheduled..
IndiaTimes - Published

Illegal construction on temple land stopped

As part of its efforts to retrieve temple properties, the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (HR and CE) department has stopped illegal constru
Hindu - Published

Religious places, hotels and malls to reopen in Assam from June 8

Relaxation by State government comes with some riders
Hindu - Published

Zaira reacts to social media controversy

Zaira Wasim found herself in the eye of a storm when she shared a post on social media about locust attack. According to reports Zaira quoted a religious verse which didn’t go down well with netizens..
IndiaTimes - Published

Not advisable to open religious places now, says noted epidemiologist

Guidelines allowing opening of religious places from June 8 has earned a thumbs down from a noted public health expert and Epidemiologist, who said it would risk higher number of infections in view of..
IndiaTimes - Published

Religious places take leap of faith

Religious places across the country prepare guidelines ahead of reopening on June 8
IndiaTimes - Published

Lockdown: Delhi borders witness traffic congestion as curbs ease

Heavy vehicular traffic was witnessed on Monday at the Delhi-Gurugram and Delhi-Noida borders as commuters came out in large numbers on the first day of the Unlock-1. On Delhi-Noida Direct (DND)..
Mid-Day - Published

Karnataka: Malls, hotels to open on June 8; state for clarity on liquor sale

The Karnataka government on Sunday notified the ministry of home affairs (MHA) guidelines for Unlock 1.0 by deciding to open religious places, hotels and shopping malls on June 8.
IndiaTimes - Published

Punjab: Open from June 8: Malls, hotels, religious places; bar on bars stays


Indian Express - Published

States wary of crowds, major shrines to stay shut for now

A day after the Union home ministry’s “Unlock 1” plan provided the green signal for places of worship to reopen on June 8, Uttarakhand was the only state to officially spell out on Sunday that..
IndiaTimes - Published

Wary states to keep major shrines shut for now

A day after the Union home ministry’s “Unlock 1” plan provided the green signal for places of worship to reopen on June 8, Uttarakhand was the only state to officially spell out on Sunday that..
IndiaTimes - Published

Ease in lockdown restrictions from June 3

Commuter train rides, haircuts and visits to shopping malls and religious places will remain out of bounds across the State for the next phase of the
Hindu - Published

Rajasthan lockdown: All govt, private offices to start functioning with full strength from June 1

The Rajasthan government on Sunday allowed full attendance in government and private sectors but continued the ban on opening religious places, hotels and malls in the next phase of the lockdown,..
IndiaTimes - Published

NGT asks its staff to physically attend office from June 1

The home ministry on Saturday said 'Unlock-1' will be initiated in the country from June 8 under which the nationwide lockdown effectuated on March 25 will be relaxed to a great extent, including..
IndiaTimes - Published

Not in position to open immediately, say authorities of Bengal religious institutions


IndiaTimes - Published

Tamil Nadu extends coronavirus lockdown till June 30, allows partial resumption of public transport

The Tamil Nadu government on Sunday announced the extension of the ongoing lockdown till June 30, albeit with more relaxations that included partially opening up public transport and allowing more..
IndiaTimes - Published

Tamil Nadu extends lockdown till June 30

The Tamil Nadu government on Sunday announced the extension of the ongoing lockdown till June 30, albeit with more relaxations that included partially opening up public transport and allowing more..
IndiaTimes - Published

Pharma Synth Company is Taking Care of the Corona Warriors, Distributed More than 1,25,000 Sanitizers

· Initiative of "*Keep sanitizers in your pocket*" campaign · Awareness spread in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, and Bihar. · Sanitizers were distributed in more than 1000..
NewsVoir - Published

Centre in lockdown exit mode, limits curbs to containment zones till June 30

A day before the end of the fourth phase of lockdown, the Home Ministry on Saturday issued new guidelines for the phased reopening of all activities outside containment zones till June 30. MHA said..
Mid-Day - Published

Live: India's fight against Covid-19 is people-driven, PM Modi says

Coronavirus tally in India surges to 1,83,143 cases. The nationwide lockdown in containment zones will continue till June 30 but extensive relaxations, including opening of religious places and..
IndiaTimes - Published

Live: 'Conduct sero-survey to track Covid spread'

The nationwide lockdown in containment zones will continue till June 30 but extensive relaxations including opening of religious places and shopping malls in a phased manner from June 8. Stay here for..
IndiaTimes - Published

India extends lockdown in high-risk zones, to allow partial reopening elsewhere

India extended its coronavirus lockdown until June 30 in high-risk zones but permitted restaurants, malls and religious buildings to reopen elsewhere from June 8 despite a record high number of cases..
Reuters India - Published


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