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Rihanna Meets with French President Emmanuel Macron!

Rihanna Meets with French President Emmanuel Macron!

In a nod to the fashion brand, Rihanna wore a Dior bag to meet Macron , after the fashion house lent it's support to her cause. Check out more celebrity BFFs right here. "We'll go to them", he said during a visit to a refugee shelter in central France , adding the plan would be put in place "this summer". Mr Macron invited Rihanna after she tweeted him last month, asking: " Emmanuel Macron , will France commit to fund education? ".


Nicholas Hoult In Talks to Play Young JRR Tolkien In New Biopic

Nicholas Hoult In Talks to Play Young JRR Tolkien In New Biopic

Finnish filmmaker Dome Karukoski is set to direct a Hollywood biopic about J.R.R. Tolkien , the author of " The Lord of the Rings " trilogy, his film company said on Tuesday. These experiences would later inspire Tolkien to write his famous Middle-Earth novels, including The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings book series, which were later adapted into two Hollywood trilogies from Peter Jackson .


Most US Muslims view Trump as foe

Most US Muslims view Trump as foe

The Pew Research Center on Wednesday released the results of a far-reaching new survey of Muslims nationwide that highlighted a broad sense of anxiety and unease about their place in the United States and with a president who most consider unfriendly toward Muslims.



Muslim leaders call on worshippers to return to Al Aqsa Mosque

Thursday morning the director of the Al-Aqsa mosque, one of the holy buildings within the complex, called on the celebrating Palestinians to maintain their boycott until an inspection and confirmation from a committee of Muslim officials could be provided.


Israel removes controversial metal detectors at Jerusalem holy site

Israel removes controversial metal detectors at Jerusalem holy site

Israel has begun dismantling metal detectors it installed a week earlier at the gates of a contested Jerusalem shrine following widespread Muslim protests. Workers dismantle metal detectors outside the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City, early Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Abbas, referring to the metal detectors in a speech on Sunday, said: "If Israel wants security coordination to be resumed, they have to withdraw those measures".


Cabinet votes to remove metal detectors from holy site in Jerusalem

Cabinet votes to remove metal detectors from holy site in Jerusalem

Anger has spilled across the West Bank since last week when Israel shut the Al-Aqsa Mosque, venerated by Muslims and Jews, who call it Temple Mount, following a deadly shootout. It followed a phone conversation between Netanyahu and King Abdullah, who reiterated Jordan's demand that Israel remove all the recent security measures at the Al-Aqsa compound, an official Jordanian statement said.