Muslim scholars distance themselves from anti-Shia online ‘list’

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Muslim scholars distance themselves from anti-Shia online ‘list’: The Council of Muslim Theologians (Jamiatul Ulama South Africa) has distanced itself from a discriminatory online list on how to identify a Shia Muslim, after the link was circulated on WhatsApp and other social media.

Strides being made to address oncology crisis – KZN health dept: Strides are being made to address the ongoing oncology crisis in KwaZulu-Natal, the acting head of the provincial health department, Dr Musa Gumede, has told the Human Rights Commission of South Africa.

‘Psychopath’, who spent 20 years in jail for raping two girls and murdering one, wants to be released: A convict, who has served 20 years in jail for raping two little girls and murdering one of them, wants to be released on correctional supervision, saying that he is reformed.

Taxi boss, son shot dead in KZN: Police say the 58-year-old man, his son, 16, and a 4-year-old who survived the attack were travelling in the Izinyathi area when they were targeted by unknown assailants.

KZN mosque attack: More questions than answers over bomb: The Hawks are questioning why a bomb, found at the Verulam mosque that was attacked last week, was not discovered for three days even though the premises had been cleaned.

Cape Town Shia community ‘tense’ after KZN mosque attack: The Shia Ahlul Bait Islamic Centre in Ottery, Cape Town is trying to raise money for extra security following the deadly attack on worshippers at a mosque in Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal.

Calm restored in Eshowe after protests: Calm has been restored in rural Eshowe, following a violent protest, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

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